Fushimi Inari Shrine in Kyoto is the most popular spot among foreign tourists in Japan, according to TripAdvisor. And while in Kyoto there many be many Shinto shrines with a long history to them, Fushimi Inari is not only old but also has a high standing.
The reason it's so popular begins with the picture of the Torii gate corridor, a mystical sight to take your breath away and transport you from the ordinary world into a whole new one.
Fushimi Inari Shrine in Kyoto is a popular spot. Winning first place as the "Most popular Japanese tourist attractions for foreigners in 2014" on TripAdvisor. Although there are many more historical shrines in Kyoto, it is still held as prestigious amongst them.
Beginning with photographs of the Senbon Tori (Torii Corridor), enter a totally different world from your everyday, mysterious breathtaking sights are no doubt the reason for it's popularity.