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Kintoki Shrine

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Kintoki Shrine (公時神社, Kintokijinja) is located on Mt. Kintoki, Hakone, Kanagawa Prefecture. It enshrines Sakata Kintoki who is a motif of Kintaro. It is also known as the entrance of Mt. Kintoki. There is shrine of Kintaro's Axe and rock in this shrine.

Visitor's info.
There is parking.

Access
0. Hakoneyumoto Station.
1. use bus to Sengoku
2. walk north (1 hr.)


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Kintoki Shrine

Enshrines: Sakata Kintoki.
Matsuri of the shrine: May 5.

It enshrines Sakata Kintoki. Kintoki was the 4 great General of Minamoto no Yorimitsu during Heian Period. Kintaro's young name was Kintaro. He played Sumo on the top of Mt. Kintoki when he was kids.