Itsukushima Shrine

Corridor (Kairo)

Corridor (Kairo)

Mikasahama

Lanterns & Great Torii

Lanterns & Great Torii

Shinomiya Shrine

Momijidani Park

Momijidani Park

Istukushima Shrine

By night, for Tanomosan Festival

By night, for Tanomosan Festival

View from Daishoin Temple

2d floor of Maniden Hall

2d floor of Maniden Hall

Mt. Misen top

with a view on Seto Inland Sea islands

with a view on Seto Inland Sea islands

Tahoto Pagoda

in the green foliage

in the green foliage

Primeval forest

View from the ropeway

View from the ropeway
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Transportation on the Island

Take the Ropeway to the Summit of Misen !

Ropeway to the Summit of Misen

Ropeway to the Summit of Misen

 The ropeway was built in 1959 for visitors to enjoy the peak of Misen.

Enjoy the views of the virgin forests, as well as the Seto Inland Sea as the gondola ascends.

  • The service is available every minute from the Momiji Dani stop to the Kayatani stop by revolving gondola. It is about a ten minute ride for several people.
  • The service is available every 15 minutes from the Kayatani stop to the Shishiiwa stop where there is an observatory of a bigger Gondola that holds more people.

It is about a 30 minute walk up to the summit from the Shishiiwa stop.

Details are here.

Shared Taxi ’The Maple Liner’

Maple Liner

Maple Liner

Fare: Adults: 300 yen Children: 150 yen
Maxium Number of Passengers: 9


Departure Time at Pier: The share taxi will take you to the Tsusumigaura Nature Park or the Miyajima Aquarium.

 

*No service on: Sun/Holidays

Tsutsumigaura  Kamisuginoura  Ferry  Aquarium   Aquarium Ferry Kamisuginoura Tsutsumigaura
   7:35*  7:39*       7:40* 7:44*  
   7:45  7:50  8:00   8:05 8:16 8:20 8:24
 8:25  8:29  8:34  8:44   8:45 8:56 9:00  
   9:01  9:07  9:17   9:20 9:32  9:36  9:40
 9:45  9:49  9:55  10:05   10:20 10:32 10:36  
   10:37  10:43  10:53   10:55 11:07  11:11  11:15
 11:20  11:24  11:30  11:40   11:41 11:53  11:57  
   11:58  12:02            
     13:10  13:20   13:22 13:34  13:38  13:42
 13:43  13:47  13:53  14:03   14:08 14:20  14:24  
   14:25  14:31  14:41   14:42 14:54 14:58 15:02
 15:20  15:24  15:30  15:40   15:41 15:53  15:57  
   15:58  16:04  16:14   16:20 16:32 16:36 16:40
 16:41  16:45  16:50  17:00   17:05 17:16 17:20  
   17:21  17:26  17:36   17:37 17:48 17:52  17:56
17:57 18:01 18:05            

 

Free shuttle bus available for a station of ropeway Momijidani

Ropeway (free shuttle bus available)

Month from March to November Golden Week & O-bon  from December to February
 Hour  Direction Park Direction Station  Direction Park Direction Station  Direction Park Direction Station
 9  45  50  15  20  45  50
 10  05 25 45  10 30 50  10 25 45  15 30 50  05 25 45  10 30 50
 11  05 25 45  10 30 50  05 25 45  15 30 50  05 25 45  10 30 50
 12  05  10  05  10  05  10
 13  05 25 45  10 30 50  05 25 45  15 30 50  05 25 45  10 30 50
 14  05 25 45  10 30 50  05 25 45  15 30 50  05 25 45  10 30 50
 15  05 25 45  10 30 50  05 25 45  15 30 50  05 25 45  10 30 50
 16  05 25 45  10 30 50  05 25 45  15 30 50  00 15 35 50  05 20
 17  05 20 35 50    00 15 35 50  05 20  05 20  
 18      05 20      

Taxi

 

Not many taxis are available.

It might take longer than you planned.

Service Hours: From 07:30–19:00