Misogi-ike

Introduction

Misogi-ike is about five minutes walk north of Eda Shrine, inside the Awagigahara Forest Park (Citizen's Forest) that lies next to Phoenix Seagaia Resort. This pond that has been praised for its spring water and during the summer you can enjoy its yellow water lilies.

 In Japanese mythology, Izanaki-no-mikoto, pursued the dead Izanami-no-mikoto who had fled from Yomi, the underworld, to purify himself, the place they reportedly went to was Misogi-ike.

Information

Location:   Awagigahara-cho, Miyazaki City (Awagigahara Forest Park (Citizen's Forest))  
Telephone: +81-985-39-7308 (Citizen's Forest administration office)

Transportation:    

Bus / 40 min by bus from Miyako City bound for Miyazaki City Phoenix Zoological Park. Get off at Citizen's Forest.
Car / Approx. 15 minutes from Miyazaki Station. Approx. 40 minutes from Miyazaki Airport. 

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