The entire Fujinomori Shrine is filled with colorful hydrangea flowers.
For those cycling in the vicinity of Fushimi Inari Shrine or, farther south, all the way to Fushimi, this is a very pleasant stop.
300 yen entrance fee.
Access: A five-minute walk from JR Fujinomori Stn. or Keihan Sumizome Stations.
The shrine is south of Fushimi Inari, about 20 minutes on bike from Kyoto Station (see map below), just in front of Kyoto Kyoiku University.
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