Kasuga Taisha

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The great Kasuga Shrine (Kasuga Taisha) is located in Nara Park. It was built at the same time as the capital and is dedicated to the deity responsible for protecting the city. The shrine was recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1998.

Overview

Address

160 Kasugano-cho Nara (Directions)

Price

Phone Number

0742-22-7788

Website

https://www.kasugataisha.or.jp/en/about_en/

Designations

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

General Amenities

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Accessibility

  • Barrier-free access

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