Things to do in Atsuta Ward
Top recommendations from locals
From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
“It is a historical shrine famous for Aichi. It is a beautiful shrine with lots of greenery.It is one of the three most famous shrines in Japan.”
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“熱田神宮は、愛知県名古屋市熱田区にある神社。式内社、尾張国三宮。旧社格は官幣大社で、現在は神社本庁の別表神社。宮中の四方拝で遥拝される一社。Atsuta Jingu (Atsuta Shrine), familiarly known as Atsuta Sama (Venerable Atsuta) or Miya (the Shrine), has been one of the greatest centers of worship in Japan from ancient times. Visitors to the shrine, including those who practice the conventional New Year visit, now count nine million annually. The enshrined deity Atsuta-no-Ookami is Amaterasu-Oomikami as represented by the sacred sword Kusanagi-no-tsurugi, one of the three sacred treasures that symbolize the Imperial throne. ”
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