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The Kotohira-gu Shrine is popular in Sanuki 's name "Konpira". The long stone steps of the approach are famous, reaching 785 steps up to the main shrine, totaling 1368 steps to Okusha. There are old cityscapes left by side of the approach road, dotted with souvenir stores and specialty udon shops. There are many important cultural assets of the country and venerable Onsha · Mido in the shrines and precincts around this area.