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Kyoto 16 Shrines Visit

Visiting shrines at the beginning of the year is believed to give a variety of blessings to the visitors for the rest of the year. People who visit all 16 shrines will be able to receive a zodiac figurine.

[Shrines for 16 Divines of Good Luck]

[Rakuhoku Northern Area]

Imamiya Shrine
(Healthy long life and good match making)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #206 "Funaokayama"


[Rakuchu Central Area]

Waratenjin-gu Shrine
(Safe child birth, warding off bad lucks, blessed with children)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #205 "Waratenjin-mae"

Goryo Shrine
(Peaceful mind, warding off bad lucks, academic achievement)
Access: Subway Karasuma Line "Kuramaguchi"

Ichihime Shrine
(Warding off bad luck for women)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #205, 17 "Kawaramachi Gojo"


[Rakuto Eastern Area]

Kyoto Kumano Shrine
(Good match making, safe child birth, recovery from illness)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #206 "Kumano Jinja-mae"

Higashiten-no Okazaki Shrine
(Blessed with children, safe child birth, good match making, warding off bad lucks)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #5 "Higashitenno-cho"

Kumano Nyakuoji Shrine
(Academic achievement, business success)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #5 "Nanzenji Eikando-michi"

Toyokuni Shrine
(Career achievement, inviting good lucks, good match making, business success)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #206 "Hakubutsukan Sanjusangendo-mae"

Awata Shrine
(Safe travel, warding off bad fortunes)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #5 "Jingu-michi"

Imakumano Shrine
(Healthy life, warding off illness, protection of stomach)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #208 "Imakumano"


[Rakunan Southern Area]

Rokuson-no-o Shrine
(Career achievement, fortunate family life)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #16 "Rokusonno Jinja-mae"

Kisshoin Tenman-gu Shrine
(Deity of knowledge and academic achievement, success on exams, welcoming good lucks)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #42 "Kisshoin Tenmangu-mae"

Fujinomori Shrine
(Winning in the games and deity of horses)
Access: JR "JR Fujinomori"

Gokono-miya Shrine
(Giving safe child birth, warding off bad lucks, recovery from illness)
Access: Kintetsu Kyoto Line "Momoyama Goryo-mae"


[Rakusai Western Area]

Saiin Kasuga Shrine
(Warding off bad lucks, recovery from illness, safe travels and transportation)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #205 "Nishioji Shijo"

Nagaoka Tenman-gu Shrine
(Academic achievement, warding off bad lucks)
Access: Hankyu Kyoto Line "Nagaoka Tenjin"

Date & Time

Jan. 1 (Mon., national holiday) - Feb. 15 (Thurs.)
9:00-17:00

Venue

Various

Price

Temple stamp (each temple): 300 yen

Category

Events & Functions