Takachiho Shrine 高千穂神社

  • Published on : 23/06/2015
  • by : G.L.
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Dance by Night

At this famous shrine, the dance ritual known as kagura is still performed, the origins of which are shrouded in myth.

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  • Duration : 21 days
  • Locations : Tokyo, Hakone Mt Fuji, Kyoto, Nara, Koyasan, Osaka, Kobe, Takachiho, Kumamoto, Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Miyajima
  • Included : English-speaking tour leader, 3*/4* Hotels & Ryokan, Hotel temple, Visits & meals
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