the "Floating Torii Gate" of Ouo Shrine stands on the shallow area of the ocean in Tara-cho, which has 6 meter tide difference. It changes its appearance every time you look at it, and it is a famous tourist spot.
In August, Yukino Lantern Festival will be held, the view of 500 lanterns and torii on the ocean is very romantic.
|Address||1874-9 Tara Oaza, Tara, Tara-cho, Fujitsu-gun, Saga Prefecture|
|Official Name||Torii in The Ariake Sea (Oouo Shrine)|
|Access||10 minutes walk from JR Tara Station.
40 minutes from Nagao Kitakata IC on Nagasaki Expressway
|Estimated Time to Enjoy||Less than 30 minutes|
|Tobacco||Available at all areas|
|Foreign Language Support||Enjoyable without understanding Japanese|
|Notes||"Please be careful about the traffic of vehicles related to the fishing industry.
Access may be restricted during the seaweed harvesting season. (Late March - mid April, mid September - mid October)
Vehicle entrance to the area is restricted during the Sen-no Toro Matsuri.
For details, please contact the Saga Prefectural Ariake Sea Fisheries Cooperative Tara Branch (Tel.: 0954-67-0050), Tara Town Office Planning and Commerce Division (0954-67-0312), Tara-cho Tourism Association (0954-67-0065)"
|MAPCODE||325 696 286*12|