Fushimi Inari Shrine (伏見稲荷大社, Fushimi Inari Taisha) located in Kyoto is famous with thousands of torii gates, which is located behind its main buildings. The trails lead into the wooded forest of the Mount Inari, which stands at 233 meters and belongs to the shrine grounds.
Most of all torii gates are donated by individuals or companies. You can locate the donator information behind the torii.
Meanwhile, there are also a few restaurants along the way, which serves good local food such as Inari, Kitsune Udon(“Fox Udon”), or aburaage (fried tofu).
Fushimi Inari Shrine is located at JR Inari Station. 5 minutes, 140 yen from Kyoto Station using JR Nara Line.
Hours: Always open
Closed: No closing days
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