Located in the Chubu region’s metropolis Nagoya, Atsuta Shrine has been in existence for over 1900 years. Trees soar within its large grounds and the shrine has a tranquility that will make visitors forget that they are in a city.
A large Japanese garden near Atsuta Shrine, you can see this traditional garden which has been made to resemble waterfalls and valleys under the theme of “The Tale of Water”. Stroll leisurely in this place that is adorned by the seasons through flowers and autumn leaves.
For lunch, try hitsumabushi, a Nagoya delicacy. The long-standing hitsumabushi restaurant, Atsuta Houraiken Honten is 15 minutes away from Shirotori Garden on foot. You can enjoy a meal in an old Japanese building.