Udo-Jingu

This shrine, known affectionately by locals as "Udo-san", is a beautiful shrine facing the Hyuga-nada Sea, built on the Udo cape. Inside the cave there is a vermillion-lacquered inner sanctuary, as well as "Reiseki Kameishi," where visitors throw "undama" good luck balls onto a special rock (men throw with their left hand, and women with their right) in order to have their wishes granted. Also worth seeing is the "Udo Senjojiki Kigan," a unique rock formation formed by wave and wind erosion. Enjoy the beautiful natural sites and tranquil atmosphere of this shrine on the Nichinan coastline.

Hours: Free to visit from 6:00 am to 7:00 pm (October to March: 7:00 am to 6:00 pm)

Admission: Free

Address: 3232 Miyaura, Nichinan, Miyazaki Prefecture

Airport: Miyazaki Airport

Notes:

Access:
50 minutes by car from Miyazaki Airport

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