• Shiitori Shrine

Attractions

Shiitori Shrine 椎取神社

How to Get There

Near to Shiitori Shrine bus stop on the village bus

North of Miyakejima Airport, you can find Shiitori Shrine. Visit this humble shrine, believed to be the origins of events in the local mythology, and pay respects to the eighth Shiritaogi of Sakitama-hime who is enshrined here. While mudslides destroyed the original shrine, you can visit its reconstruction.

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