At 535 meters this mountain is the highest on the island. You can see views of the Inland Sea and the Shikoku Mountains from the top. Mt. Misen has been worshipped as a deity mountain, and its virgin forests are designated as a national monument. The Gumonjido hall founded by Kobo Daishi, the Sankido hall and the Dainichido hall are near the summit which has many strange rocks and bizarre stones indicative of the scenic beauty of a vast wilderness.
Miyajima-cho Hatsukaichi City , Zip code 739-0588
[By public transportation]
1 Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. from Miyajima Pier
2 Approx. 25 min. on foot from Miyajima Pier and approx. 15 min. by ropeway from Momijidani Station then approx.30 min. on foot