Miyazu Catholic Church

Also called Saint John church, this wooden church was built in 1896 by…

Nariaiji Temple

Halfway up Mt. Nariai, overlooking Amanohashidate is Nariaiji Temple, the 28th checkpoint along…

Shiizaki Inari Shrine

Shiizaki Inari Shrine is famous for its azaleas that bloom every year mid-late April….

Chionji Temple

It is one of the three temples in Japan dedicated to the Monju…

Motoise Kono Shrine

Motoise Kono Shrine is an old shrine that has a strong affinity with…

Amanohashidate Shrine

Lying along the Amanohashidate sandbar is a quaint shrine that takes the name of the…

Kanayadani Temples

Also called “Teramachi”, Kanayadani is an area in Miyazu with several beautiful temples. …

Chigenji Temple

Chigenji Temple is a temple belonging to the Sotoshu sect of Buddhism and…

Manai Shrine

Manai shrine is the Okumiya (rear shrine) of Motoise Kono Shrine.  The main gods…

Urashima Shrine

A shrine based on the Urashimataro legend which is also a popular Japanese…

Wakinomiya Shrine

It is unclear when the shrine was originally founded but is said to…

Seirinji Temple

Located in the Kamimiyazu area of Miyazu, Akechi Mitsuhide(famous historical figure)`s head is said…

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