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A short walk from the main tourist route, this temple greets visitors wil a steep flight of stairs. Once you make it up, the temple structures are really a sight to behold. Against the setting sun rays, the place becomes even more magical.
The famous tori in the sea was covered in scaffolding when we were there, so thank goodness this fascinating temple complex was open. It is a steep walk with many stairs, but lots of interesting and diverse structures to discover. The statues with the crocheted...More
The temple is a must see when you’re visiting Miyajima Island. Since I stayed in Miyajima for 2 nights, I started my day early and was the only visitor of the temple at 8:00am (opening time).
The temple is so quiet, serene and breezy. There...More
You would need a reasonable level of fitness to visit here as it is a little walk from town and has quite a few steps. However, the effort to get here is well worthwhile.
Just soak up the tranquility and admire all the beautiful statues...More
This temple complex was a gem with some unique features. At the main temple building were stairs leading down to a maze which was in almost complete darkness! It was fun to try to talk on your way out :-) In addition, near the back...More