Izumo Taisha Shrine

Culture Experience History Unesco World Heritage
Free Admission

Izumo Taisha Shrine is a Unesco World Heritage shrine and one of the leading shrines in Japan. It is also featured prominently in ancient Japanese myths, and you get to learn about its rich history when coming here for a tour. The making of Japanese red seals and charm are popular as the Shrine is known for throning the God of Marriage. It is said that Gods from all over the country gather here in the 10th month of the lunar calendar, and spiritual energy is also said to be stronger.

Telephone Number
Postal code
195 Taishacho Kizukihigashi, Izumo City
Recommended season
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Business Hours
Monday・Tuesday・Wednesday・Thursday・Friday・Saturday・Sunday : 06:30~20:00

Admisson Fee
JPY0 / Adult

Request a guide

You can get in touch with us to find additional guides who can show you around this spot.


Login is required

Sponsored Links


No reviews yet.

Nearby Spots

Mobile App

By installing our mobile application, you can easily view and operate WOW U on your tablet or smartphone.
Please refer to the respective download pages for the operation system requirements.

App Mock