Miyazaki Shrine is the oldest and most important shrine in the city.
Dedicated to Emperor Jimmu, the mythical first emperor of Japan, it is said to have been
established over 2600 years ago.
The shrine’s buildings, constructed of simple, unpainted cedar, sit in the center of a large,
Festivals and other events such as horseback archery competitions (yabusame) are held
during the year on the wide path under the trees.
|Address||2-4-1 Jingu, Miyazaki-city, Miyazaki-prefecture|
10 minutes by a vehicle from JR Miyazaki Station
30 minutes by a vehicle from JR Miyazaki Airport