From the top of the mountain, you have a wide-range view of the “Yuriage” disaster area. The “Yuriage Minato” Shinto Shrine and “Tominushihime” Shinto Shrine, which had been washed away by the tsunami, were rebuilt at the top of the mountain. An amulet and a “Mamori-fuda” (a charm) are sold at the shines.
|Address||Yuriage, 4-19, Natori City|
|Parking||Parking is available|
|Access||Take the Sendai Tobu Expressway and exit at Natori Interchange. It is a 5-minute drive from there.|
In order to reduce the number of victims in future disasters, the Natori Tourism Association provides a tour to educate people and students, who come to Natori on school field trips, on disaster prevention.
Feel free to take part in this event, and get a bargain at the market!
"Hiyori" mountain is the place to pray for victims as you look out over the "Yuriage" disaster area.