A historical shrine dedicated to Ninigi-no-Mikoto, the protagonist of the creation myth of the nation.

Situated to worship and pray for the sacred mountain Takachiho, the ancestor of Takachiho is enshrined as the main deity. The glorious, scarlet-colored shrine is engraved with luscious colors.
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Kirishima-jingu Shrine
2608-5 Kirishima Taguchi, Kirishima-shi, Kagoshima, 899-4201 
0995-57-0001
http://www.kirishimajingu.or.jp/
Directions from Fukuoka Airport
1 hour 45 minutes from Tokyo International Airport to Fukuoka Airport 2 hours from Narita International Airport to Fukuoka Airport 1 hour 20 minutes from Chubu Centrair International Airport to Fukuoka Airport 1 hour 15 minutes from Kansai International Airport to Fukuoka Airport 1 hour 30 minutes from Naha Airport to Fukuoka Airport
5 minutes by subway from Fukuoka Airport to Hakata Station 1 hour 16 minutes by the Shinkansen from Hakata Station to Kagoshima-Chuo Station 49 minutes by the JR Line from Kagoshima-Chuo Station to Kirishima-Jingu Station
Directions from Kagoshima Airport
1 hour 45 minutes from Tokyo International Airport to Kagoshima Airport 1 hour 50 minutes from Narita International Airport to Kagoshima Airport 1 hour 15 minutes from Chubu Centrair International Airport to Kagoshima Airport 1 hour 10 minutes from Kansai International Airport to Kagoshima Airport   55 minutes from Fukuoka Airport to Kagoshima Airport 1 hour 30 minutes from Naha Airport to Kagoshima Airport
20 minutes by Limousine Bus from Kagoshima Station to Kokubu Station 12 minutes by the JR Line from Kokubu Station to Kirishima-Jingu Station
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