Best Spot 13: Meiji Jingu Shrine (明治神宮)

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Meiji Jingu (明治神宮)located in Shibuya, Tokyo, is the Shinto shrine that is dedicated to the deified spirits of Emperor Meiji and his wife, Empress Shōken.

It is located in a forest that covers an area of 700,000 square-meters. This area is covered by an evergreen forest that consists of 120,000 trees of 365 different species, donated by people from all parts of Japan when the shrine was established, in 1920. The forest is visited by many as a recreation and relaxation area in the center of Tokyo.


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