Torii is a sacred structure within a shrine and very often it creates a very beautiful scene together with the surrounding environment. The most famous torii are located at the Itsukushima Shinto Shrine and the Fushimi-Inari Taisha. Today we would like to introduce two best hidden torii in Japan.
Situated in hidden forest of the Kumamoto Prefecture, this shrine gives visitors a mystical feel yet it is a very sacred place. Due to changes in seasons, visitors can witness the surrounding area that is covered by fog, snow or even blue moss.
Kamishikimi Kumano Zajinja Shrine
Address: 2619 Takamori Kamishikimi, Aso-gun, Kumamoto Prefecture