Kamowakeikazuchi-jinja Shrine is in Kita-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Known as Kamigamo-jinja. It is the oldest shrine in Kyoto, has been widely faith as a god of thunder. It is one of Kyoto’s three major festivals Aoi is, since Heian Period together with Kamomioya-jinja Shrine, has been held. Kamowakeikazuchi-jinja Shrine has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”.

  • 【Address】
    339, Kamigamo Motoyama, Kita-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 603-8047, Japan
  • 【Established】
  • 【Fee】
    Worship Free
  • 【Access】
    Subway Karasuma Line “Kitayama Station”(A 25-minute walk)
  • 【HP】


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