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Miyajima Mt Misen Trekking Tour

Take the Ohmoto course up Mt Misen and enjoy the beautiful scenery and lush nature along the way.

This plan offers an experience to climb a mountain with a guide living in Miyajima, which is the first climbing tour in Miyajima designed for international travelers. We will take the Ohmoto course which we believe is the best among the Mt. Misen climbing courses.  You can feel nature and enjoy spectacular views along the course. It is approx. 6 km from the ferry terminal to the top of the mountain. We will climb slowly to the altitude of 535 meters in approx. 3 hours. On the trails, there are stone works here and there called chouseki (trail-side stone) which are milestones. An old chouseki has a guardian deity of children (called Jizo) curved on the body.

Miyama Shrine can be found near the summit of Mt. Misen which was built as the back shrine of Itsukushima Shrine around 1200 years ago.  The summit of Mt. Misen has been worshiped as the god's territory. This trail became an entrance path since the shrine was founded 1200 years ago. Along the trails covered with primeval forests, there are a variety of Miyajima's unique plants, naturally-formed huge rocks, strange-shaped rocks, and historical landmarks.  They have been attracting those who visit Mt. Misen.

There are many places of scenic beauty which you may want to take pictures of, and especially, the Seto Inland Sea is picturesque if you look at it from the top of the mountain. Mt. Misen covered with snow and the Seto Inland Sea below the mountain give you another particularly beautiful scenery in winter. In this tour, we will pass by the stone Buddha statues, the Fuji Rock, the Kazefuki Rock, the Daishi Hall, Iwaya Daishi, the Deva Gate, and the observation deck to head for the summit. We will arrive at the summit around 13:00 and then have lunch.

Thereafter, We will take a look around Misen Shrine, Misen Main Hall, and the Holy Fire Hall where an ever-burning fire is burning.  Then, we will head for Shishiiwa Station where the ropeway service is available. After we arrive at Shishiiwa Station, we will take a ropeway around 14:15 and get off at Momijidani Station.

Details

Confirmation
2 Working Days
Duration
5 Hours
Transport
N/A
Voucher Type
E-voucher
Amendment
No Amendments
Refund
No Refunds

Operating Hours

Duration: 6 hours

Time: 9.45 am

What You Get

Miyajima Trekking Tour

Adult/child: 12 to 65 years old

Includes:

  • Mountain guide fee
  • Insurance
Excludes:
  • Lunch
  • Miyajima Ropeway one-way ticket (1,000 yen/person) 
  • Ferry boat fare 
Additional information:
  • Anyone who is physically fit and healthy and exercises on a daily basis is welcome to join
  • Please come dressed in easy-to-move clothes. Long pants are preferable. Jeans are not recommended
  • Please put on easy-to-walk shoes for the mountain such as trekking shoes
  • Please bring lunch, drink (500ml bottle), rain gear, and sweets (such as candies and chocolate) if needed. A rain coat will be provided.
  • Please refrain from smoking while climbing the mountain.
  • Please do not join the tour if you are pregnant.
  • If you are coming from Hiroshima, you will have to take a ferry from Miyajima Matsudai Kisen ferry terminal. Please plan ahead accordingly.

Terms and Conditions

  • Changi Recommends and the appointed operator will not be responsible for any accidents, loss of property or damaged caused by individual negligence
  • The e-ticket/e-voucher cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion
  • Any alteration(s) on the e-ticket/e-voucher will not be accepted by Changi Recommends and the appointed merchant
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances that affects tour departure or ticket/voucher invalidity, customers will be notified and be advised accordingly

Cancellation Policy:

  • No refunds will be entertained for cancellations
  • There will be no refunds even if included items are not utilised by the visitor
  • In the event of late comers/no show, it would be considered as cancellation and no refund will be given

Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.

How to Get There

Meeting point: Lobby at the ferry terminal on Miyajima side

Item Price (SGD) Quantity
2 to 3 Persons
$190.00
$178.00
Price Per Person
4 to 6 Persons
$128.00
$120.00
Price Per Person

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