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Best Temples and Shrines to Visit in Tokyo
7 Best Instagram-Worthy Temples and Shrines in Tokyo
Ueno Toshogu: Tokyo’s Hidden Golden Shrine
Nezu Shrine: Tokyo’s Most Underrated Shrine
7 Most-Visited Shrines and Temples to Worship for New Year’s Holidays 2019
Kanda Myojin Shrine: Tokyo’s Oldest and Most Powerful Shrine
Tokyo’s Must-Visit Shrine for Marriage Tie and Love Knot: Tokyo Daijingu Shrine
Kawasaki Daishi Temple: Perfect Temple to Visit for New Year’s Holidays
Omiya Hikawa Shrine: Grand Head of 280 Shrines
Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine: Popular Spiritual Shrine in Kamakura
7 Best Instagram Worthy Temples and Shrines in Kyoto
10 Must-Visit Kyoto Shrines and Temples for First Timers
Yutoku Inari Shrine: Gorgeous Inari Shrine in Saga, Kyushu
Namba Yasaka Shrine: The Lion Head Shrine in Osaka
Tanzan Shrine: Hidden 13 Storied Pagoda in Nara
Heian Shrine: Kyoto’s Best Weeping Cherry Blossom Spot
Enjoy Large-Scale Cherry Blossoms with Locomotives at Nagatoro
Kifune Shrine : New Travel Destination in Kyoto
5 Most Powerful Shrines and Temples in Tokyo
Meiji Shrine: Most Popular Shrine in Tokyo
Atago Shrine: Climb the Long Stairs for Career Success in Tokyo
Hie Shrine: the Hidden Shrine in Tokyo with Red Torii Gates Tunnel
3 Differences between Shrine and Temple
Miyajima Island Hiroshima : Best Things to Do in 2019
Zeniarai Benten: Kamakura’s Most Unique Shrine
Motonosumi Inari Shrine: Japan’s Most Bizarre and Incredible Shrine!
Fushimi Inari Taisha: Kyoto’s Most Visited Shrine by Foreign Visitors!

Shrines are a place to worship for the god of Shintoism, which is originated in Japan. There are a great number of shrines (over eighty thousand) in Japan with their symbols Torii gates located at the entrance. Some shrines hold seasonal festivals and people can enjoy Japanese traditional cultures such as Mikoshi floats and food stalls around them.