About Ujigami Shrine
Ujigami Shrine is a shrine in Ujiyamada, Uji City, Kyoto Prefecture, and it is paired with the Uji shrine in the vicinity.
The deity of shrine is Ujinowakiiratsukonomikoto, Oujin Emperor, Nintoku Emperor 3 pillars. Ujigami Shrine’s main hall was confirmed as the oldest existing shrine building built around 1060.
When photographing, the autumn leaves were appropriately colored, it was a small shrine but it was a place with a pretty impression.
Ujigami Shrine photos
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Photographer: Taisuke Yamada
59 Uji Yamada, Uji City, Kyoto
|Usual viewing season
Keihan Uji Line
JR Nara Line
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