• Nicolas Wauters

Kaminarimon Gate

The Kaminarimon is the large entrance gate that ultimately leads to the Sensō-ji temple in Asakusa.

The gate, with its lantern and statues, is popular for tourists but even for Japanese. It stands 11.7 m tall, 11.4 m wide.

The first gate was built in 941, but the current gate dates from 1960.

  • Nicolas Wauters Instagram
  • Nicolas Wauters Photography Facebook
  • 500PX
  • Mail

© copyright 2021 Nicolas Wauters