[Touring] [Nagano Prefecture] Motorcycle trip to Togakushi Shrine! A solo trip to a power spot where you can feel nature and mystery

Hello! This is _hiroyuki.ta, a moto blogger.

This time, I would like to introduce a motorcycle trip to Togakushi Shrine in Nagano Prefecture.

Togakushi Shrine is known as one of Japan’s leading power spots and is visited by many tourists throughout the year.

This time, I toured to Togakushi Shrine on a Harley Sports Glide (FLSB).


What is Togakushi Shrine?

Togakushi Shrine is a shrine located in Togakushi, Nagano City, Nagano Prefecture.

It is the main shrine of the approximately 1,300 Togakushi shrines nationwide, and is dedicated to Oyamatsumi, the grandson of Amaterasu Omikami.

Togakushi Shrine is made up of five shrines called Gosha Myojin, and each shrine has its own personality.

Route to Togakushi Shrine

The route from central Tokyo to Togakushi Shrine is as follows.

  • Get off at Chuo Expressway Nagano Interchange.
  • Head north on Route 18 and reach the goal at Togakushi Shrine.

Highlights of Togakushi Shrine


The highlight of Togakushi Shrine is its natural beauty.

Togakushi Shrine is surrounded by magnificent nature with Mt. Togakushi in the background.

Togakushi Shrine is also home to various legends and myths, giving it a mystical atmosphere.

Togakushi Shrine motorcycle parking lot

Togakushi Shrine has a “Togakushi Shrine Parking Lot” right next to the shrine grounds.

Parking is available for a fee.


Togakushi Shrine is a perfect spot for touring by motorcycle.

Why not enjoy a bike trip to the fullest while enjoying the natural beauty and mysterious atmosphere?

Togakushi Shrine in English

Togakushi Shrine is called “Togakushi Shrine” in English.