This is a must see if you are in the Hiroshima area. Not too far from Hiroshima and a great quick ferry ride to Miyajima.
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Itsukushima Shrine is great at low tide when you can walk out to the beautiful torii gate in the bay and at high tide when it and the shrine itself are surrounded by and reflected in the water. It is beautiful in all kinds of...More
We took the train from kyoto to both destinations. We forgot to check the tide level Before going so we arrived at Mijayima the very low tide, which i thought wS going to be dissapointing, but not at all! We were able to wAlk under...More
We loved watching the sunset behind Itsukushima Shrine, it looked spectacular. We spent the afternoon here, make sure you come early to get a good spot to eat the sunset. The deer there walk around and come right up to you. They were friendly when...More
We booked a sea kayaking experience at Paddle Park (on the mainland near Maezora train station) and joined our tutor, a total of ten of us, we kayaked over to Miyajima to get a sea view of the famous red Torii Gate in the sea,...More
When I was planning our trip to Japan, this was one of the highlights. It is really a wonderful location and it is free to get there with Japan Rail Pass. I would recommend to go by train from the center of Hiroshima and then...More
This place is amazing! It was beautiful and there aren't words to describe how awesome it is. I never expected to love it this much. Yes, it is busy but still amazing. Don't miss it!