Kengun Shrine

Kengun Shrine
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Kumamoto | 13-1, Kengunhonmachi, Higashi-ku, Kumamoto-shi

Sacred sake is distributed from January 1 to 3 (free).

Information of publication may be changed without notice. Please confirm before outing to reference.

About time for sunrise
If there are obstacles such as mountains in direction that the sun rises, time for sunrise becomes late, and, also, it becomes early when we see from mountains of high altitudes. Based upon the foregoing, please consider as indication of outing at sunrise time.
For details, it is in HP of http://www1.kaiho.mlit.go.jp/KOHO/hatsuhi/2016/sunrise.html (Coast Guard Hydrographic & Oceanographic Department).

Basic information

Access (railroad) We come, and "kengunkozen" getting off is approximately 10 minutes on foot from kengunhomenko from JR Kumamoto Station for streetcar approximately 40 minutes
Access (car) It is approximately ten minutes from Kyushu Expressway gain castle Kumamoto Airport IC
It is approximately 20 minutes from Kyushu Expressway Kumamoto IC
Traffic instructions In average year, traffic regulation is enforced from the last day of the year to New Year's Day
In average year, means of transportation have service to the first sunrise of a new year in particular
Parking lot Free of charge
Reference kengunshinsha 096-368-2633
Crowd of average year Approximately 101,000 people
Benefit The whole
Time: December 31 23:00 - January 1 21:00, 2.3 days from 7:00 to 21:00
Rate Free of charge

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