Unlock Mysteries of the Fushimi Inari Shrine Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 5 km
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Duration 3h
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  • You'll receive a self-guided audio tour right after booking
  • Explore the Fushimi Inari Shrine with the in-app audio tour
  • Discover legendary foxes - Inari's sacred messengers
  • Wander through the Senbon Torii - the path of thousands of gates
  • Hike up the steps and feel nature tranquility at the pond
  • Learn about Japan's indigenous religion with its rich traditions
This in-app audio tour lets you uncover the secretive world of the Fushimi Inari Shrine, a place soaked in over a millennium of spirituality and beauty. Ideal for enthusiasts of history and culture, this guide offers an in-depth exploration into one of Japan's most venerated Shinto sites, revealing hidden stories behind its iconic features. Note! Admission to the complex is free but you might want to have some coins to give respect to the site. The site is open 24 hours a day. Starting at the shrine's towering first gate guarded by fox statues, the tour leads pilgrims on an enriching journey through winding pathways lined with a thousand torii gates, stone foxes, and tranquil forest scenery, ending at a picturesque pond deep within the shrine's enclaves. Along the route, travelers delve into the heritage of the main hall, experience traditional Shinto water cleansing rituals, and pause at each subtle marvel that contributes to the shrine's grand narrative. The path promises a memorable expedition into the heart of Japanese spirituality, capped off by moments of quiet reflection at a serene pond, where one's thoughts can meld with the whispers of the past. This self-guided audio experience, layered with cultural insights and meticulous detail, ensures a fulfilling encounter with the profound legacy of Fushimi Inari Shrine.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
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Shin-ike Pond
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Attractions on the route

Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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