Houchou shiki (Knife Ceremony)Come and witness the skills and techniques of the traditional knife ceremony that dates from the Heian Period. You must reserve in advance to observe this at the Takabe Shrine.
Date / best time to visit
3 min. by bus from JR Chikura station, then 8 min. from 'Takabe Jinja entrance' stop
62 Minamiasai, Chikura-cho, Minamiboso City
Chikura tourist information center