Sukunahikona Shrine

Currently Open [Closes at 06:30 pm]
  • Address: Japan, 〒541-0045 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, 中央区道修町2丁目1−8
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  • Timings: 06:00 am - 06:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +81-662316958
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:20 Mins
  • Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids

Sukunahikona Shrine - Review

This shrine, dedicated to the Chinese and Japanese gods of Medicine (Shinno and Sukunahikona), is in a rather fitting location. The area around the shrine, Dosho-machi, is regarded as Osaka's medicine district. The shrine has been around since the 10th century. It's thought locally that prayers at the shrine were instrumental in helping stop the outbreak of cholera in this area in the early 19th century. The Shinno Festival is celebrated at the shrine on the 22nd and 23rd of November. It is the last religious event of the year in Osaka. The shrine is today patronised by various Japanese pharmaceutical firms.

How To reach Sukunahikona Shrine by Public Transport

  • Keihan Line, Sakaisuji Line stop Kitahama Station
  • Bus 62 stop stop Kitahama chome (bus)

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TripHobo Highlights for Sukunahikona Shrine

  • Sukunahikona Shrine Address: Japan, 〒541-0045 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, 中央区道修町2丁目1−8
  • Sukunahikona Shrine Contact Number: +81-662316958
  • Sukunahikona Shrine Timing: 06:00 am - 06:30 pm
  • Sukunahikona Shrine Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Sukunahikona Shrine(preferred time): 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Sukunahikona Shrine: 00:20 Mins
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Things to Know Before Visiting Sukunahikona Shrine

  • 0.2% of people who visit Osaka include Sukunahikona Shrine in their plan

  • 66.67% of people start their Sukunahikona Shrine visit around 1 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Sukunahikona Shrine

Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sukunahikona Shrine

People normally club together Osaka International Peace Centre and Daido Life Osaka Head Office Building while planning their visit to Sukunahikona Shrine.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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