Sumo Shrine

Travel Information

Sumo Shrine (相撲神社) is the birthplace of Sumo located in Nara. It the time of 11the emperor Suijin, Nominosukune and Taimanokehaya did Sumo in front of the emperor. That was the beginning of Sumo.

Tourist Info.
There is parking. No restroom.

0. at Nara Station.
1. use JR Sakurai Line to Makimuku Station.
2. walk east (40 min.)

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