Tokyo Grand Shrine (Tokyo-daijingu)

Tokyo-daijingu shrine is a peaceful Shinto shrine in Tokyo, 15 minutes away from our travel agency. Tokyo-daijingu is famous as the Shinto shrine that held the first Shinto wedding ceremony in Japan so it is the most traditional destination in Japan to see (and take a photo of) a Japanese bride in kimono… Tokyo Grand Shrine has an exquisite architecture!

Japanese bride in white kimono (traditional dress) at Tokyo-daijingu shrine in April 2014:
Japanese bride in white kimono at Tokyo-daijingu (Tokyo, Japan) in April 2014.

Pink cherry blossoms on a cherry tree of the Yae-zakura species in full bloom at Tokyo-daijingu Shinto shrine in April 2014:
Pink cherry blossoms at Tokyo-daijingu Shinto shrine (Tokyo, Japan) on 11 April 2014.

In Japanese language, Tokyo-daijingu shrine is written 東京大神宮 and pronounced “Tokyo-daijingu”.

If you wish to discover Tokyo-daijingu shrine, you can join our walking tour “Kagurazaka, Charming Tokyo“.


Yes in Japan news about Tokyo Grand Shrine (read more):

  • Find Coto Language Academy in Tokyo’s Chiyoda ward {15 April 2015} - Use our map, directions and photo below to easily find Coto Language Academy (Chiyoda ward, Tokyo city) and study the Japanese language and culture with a smile! Coto Language Academy is the language school “2” (section B1) on our Get Japan map of Tokyo in spring/summer 2015: From Iidabashi station: Walk south-west for 1 minute […]
  • Japanese culture in Japan at Tokyo Grand Shrine {23 December 2014} - At Tokyo Grand Shrine, you can discover the Shinto religion (important part of the Japanese culture), see traditional Japanese architecture, and meet many Japanese girls praying to find (or be happy with) their soulmate. Branch of Ise Grand Shrine in Tokyo Chiyoda ward, Tokyo Grand Shrine reputedly held the first Shinto wedding ceremony of Japan! […]
  • Iidabashi/Kudanshita area in Tokyo: Martial arts, park, restaurant, shrines {23 November 2014} - Walk in Chiyoda ward near Iidabashi and Kudanshita stations to discover the Japanese culture, see many facets of the Shinto religion, and eat vegetarian food if you stay at a local hotel, study at a language school in Iidabashi, or wonder what to do after your visit of Kagurazaka area, Tokyo Dome City or Jimbocho […]

Access in Tokyo

Tokyo Grand Shrine is the spot 16 on the Yes in Japan map of Tokyo Chiyoda North of autumn/winter 2014:
Map of Chiyoda ward North (Tokyo, Japan) - Front