Climb to the top of Mt. Misen, the highest peak on Miyajima island. Choose from three hiking trails taking different routes to the summit, the longest of which offers the most scenic views and takes a couple of hours to complete. You can also take the ropeway lift to a certain point near the peak, and enjoy the scenery from the air along the way. Trek through primeval forest and see various plants and rock formations, or pay a visit to the observatory on the summit for panoramic views of the sea, and even Hiroshima on a clear day. To visit Mt. Misen and get the most from your holiday in Hatsukaichi, create itinerary details personal to you using our Hatsukaichi road trip planner.
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We recommend that you go up to Mt. Misen early before visiting the Itsukishima Shrine and the Tori gate. It is less crowded and you won't waste time queuing for rides. If you are short on time; take t... more »
We didn't want to be lazy so opted to walk up. I think that's the best way to view Mt. Misen as you get to see all the sights on the way up to the summit. Amazing views, peaceful, clean, and small tem... more »
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