The Little Town Next to Ise Shrine
There is a little town nestled inside the grounds of Ise Shrine that's home to numerous places serving famous local foods, selling traditional handicrafts and giving visitors a taste of the history of the area. You can sample classic dishes of old and even a few new specialities from the area. There a number of seasonal events to see and participate in and
|Address||52 Ujinakanokiri, Ise, Mie Prefecture, 516-8558|
Route 1 Kintetsu Nagoya Limited Express (platform 4 or 5) from Nagoya to Ise (1h and 20m) Walk southwest for 5 minutes to Geku. Mie Kotsu Naiku Bus from Geku-mae to Naiku Mae (10m)
Route 2 JR Rapid Mie platform 12 or 13 from Nagoya to Ise (1h and 30m) Walk 5 minutes to Geku Mie Kotsu Naiku Bus from Geku-mae to Naiku-mae (10m) Okage Yokocho is in front of Naiku-mae.
From March to July, October:9:30am–5:30pm (From April to July, Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays 9:30–6:00pm) August and September 9:30am–6:00pm From November to February 9:30–5:00pm(February Sataurday, Sunday, and holidays 9:30am-5:30pm) Some stores open during at night.
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Visa, DC, JCB, AMEX, MasterCard
|Supported languages||English map available at the main facilities around Geku, Naiku, and city tour gide information center.|
Admissions free Avarage spending ¥3,000-¥10,000
|Average visit length||Half day–full day|
|Websites||Official Sitehttps://www.okageyokocho.co.jp/english/englishA.html Oharai-machi and Okage-yokochohttps://www.iseshima-kanko.jp/en/see-and-do/2021|