Nagoya, Ise-Shima, and the Kii Peninsula Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Nagoya, Ise-Shima, and the Kii Peninsula - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Arimatsu-Narumi Shibori Kaikan

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Traditional shibori (tie-dyed cotton) has been produced in this area for more than 400 years. At the Arimatsu-Narumi Tie-Dyeing Museum,...

Atsuta Jingu

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A shrine has stood at the site of Atsuta Jingu for 1,700 years. After Ise, this is the country's most important Shinto shrine. The Homotsukan...

Dai-mon

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Every year a million visitors pass through Koya-san's Great Gate to enter the great complex of 117 temples and monasteries. Traveling...

Daio

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Tucked behind a promontory, this fishing village is an interesting stop on the journey around the headland. At a small fish market you...

Danjo Garan

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The most striking of Danjo Garan's outsize halls is the 147-feet tall Kompon-daito (Great Stupa). This red pagoda with an interior of...

Geku

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Deep in a park of ancient Japanese cedars, Geku, dating from AD 477, is dedicated to Toyouke Omikami, goddess of agriculture. Its buildings...

Gifu City Museum of History

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In Gifu Park, five minutes south of the cable-car station, sits this well-presented hands-on-museum. On the second floor you can dress...

Gifu-jo

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This castle, perched dramatically on top of Mt. Kinka, overlooks the city center and Nagara River. It's especially attractive when it's...

Hayatama-taisha

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Although the buildings here are modern re-creations, this great shrine is said to have been located here since at least the 12th century,...

Iga Ueno-jo

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This castle stands today because of one man's determination and wealth. The first castle built here was destroyed by a rainstorm in 1612,...

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