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Fall in Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine 

Colored Senbon Icho Tree in fall
The only 200 meters long way to Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine with lined gingko trees along both side from the route 14 is excitingly beautiful in fall. And the national natural property Senbon Icho Tree standing beside the main building is spreading its branches with golden leaves under the clear blue sky. It is a very different view at Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine in fall from every day in it. In addition, some festivals are held at the shrine.
Why don't you visit Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine in fall?

* Some pictures on this page are taken before the renovation.

The Beautiful Views of Colored Senbon Icho Tree and Some Gingko Trees in Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine in Fall

the first torii gate of Katsushika Hachimangu the approach with lined gingko trees in fall colored gingko trees through the gate ginko trees and the main gate of the shrine the main building and Senbon Icho tree the national natural property Senbon Icho the colored ginko trees in Hachimangu the colored tree and the bell tower in fall the Zuishinmon Gate in the colored trees gingko trees over the road  in the shrine the views in Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine the back of the Zuishinmon Gate in fall
Fall is the best season to visit Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine. The National Natural Property Senbon Icho Tree that Sachio Ito described in his tanka poems spread its numerous branches with the millions of golden leaves to the sky. And the gingko trees along the approach way to the shrine decorate it with autumnal colors. There is a wonderful harmony by the competition among the blue sky, the reddish Zuishinmon Gate and the yellow leaves of the gingko trees, on the ground, there are some presents from the autumnal spirits such as gingko nuts on the golden carpet.
It is the great way for a walk on Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine in fall.


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The Seasonal Views in Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine

Spring in Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine

Generally, Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine is famous for having a huge gingko tree named Senbon Icho registered as a National Natural Treasure and fall in the shrine is favored by people to visit to see, but there are some cherry trees in it and the views in the shrine with them are also beautiful. Moreover, the exhibition of primroses Ichikawashi is annually held along the approach in late April.
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Fall in Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine

The best season of visiting Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine must be fall. Visitors could enjoy seeing golden leaves of gingko trees along the approach road in the shrine and the National Natural Treasure 'Senbon Icho'. Besides, the exhibition of chrysanthemums are held from late October to middle of November annually.
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The Location and Access to Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine

Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine

  • Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine has great accessibilities from both Narita and Haneda International Airport.
  • From Narita International Airport, take Keisei-line and get off Keisei Yawata Sta, take minimally 45 minutes from Narita Airport. And also take JR Sobu-express line, transfer the line at Funabashi to Keisei-line, get off Keisei Yawata Sta.
  • From Haneda International Airport, take Keikyu-line bound to Narita, and get off Keisei Yawata Sta.
  • Take 5 minute walk from Keisei Yawata Sta.
  • 4-2-1 Yawata, Ichikawa-shi, Chiba-ken

The Scenaries in Katsushika Hachimangu Shirne




fall in Katsushika Hacimangu Shrine

Fall in Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine