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Oharai-machi (おはらい町) is a small traditional town that prospered outside the gates of the entrance of Ise Jingu Shrine — Japan's most sacred shrine. As a traditional approach, it spans almost one kilometer in length and is lined with a variety of shops and restaurants.



2 Ujinakanokiricho, Ise, Mie 516-0025, Japan (Directions)


9:30 - 17:00 Closed now

Opening Hours

Monday 9:30 - 17:00
Tuesday 9:30 - 17:00
Wednesday 9:30 - 17:00
Thursday 9:30 - 17:00
Friday 9:30 - 17:00
Saturday 9:30 - 17:00
Sunday 9:30 - 17:00
Holidays 9:30 - 17:00


Free entry

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From Isuzugawa Station (Kintetsu-Toba Line), it's six minutes by bus. Oharai-machi is located at the entrance of the Inner Ise Shrine.

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