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Taketoyo

Travel Information

Taketoyo(武豊) is Urashima Taro Spots located in Aichi Prefecture. Urashima Taro is one of the popular Japanese fairy-tale.There are many Urashima Taro related spots. Taketoyo is also the town of Miso Brewery. You can enjoy great Miso as well.

Tourist Info.
There are parking and restroom nearby.
Use Michi no eki Taketoyo.

Access
0. at Otagawa Station.
1. use Meitetsu Kawawa Line to Taketoyo Station.
2. walk.


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Map around Taketoyo

Detailed Travel Guide

Taketoyo
Urashima Taro Spots
Chiryu Shrine is one of the Urashima Taro Spots located in Taketoyo, Aichi Prefecture. It was established in the period of Japanese Myth. In 955, it was marged with Tenman Shrine. It enshrines Tamtatebako box that is the magic box of Urashima Taro story. There is Urashima Shrine, too.

Ryugu Shrine is one of the oldest shrine in Chita Peninslua. It is one of the Urashima Taro related spots. It was established in 825 by Urashima Taro. There is a famous Bon Dance Song called Urashima Ondo.

Shinrakuji temple is one of the Urashima Taro Spots located in Taketoyo, Aichi prefecture. It was established in 1570 by Priest Tokuko. There is a grave of the turtle of Urashima Taro. Yakushi hall and the statue were made in 1722.

Urashima Bridge where Urashima Taro was born near by this bridge.

Other
Miso Brewery Street is one of the scenery spots of Taketoyo, Aichi Prefecture. Taketoyo is known as the town of Miso Brewery and there are 6 Miso Breweries in this area. Some of the Miso Brewery has open factory tour as well. This area has a nice smell of Miso. This area has many traditional houses are also remaining.