Mount Misen

Mount Misen is the sacred mountain on in , , and is the highest mountain on the island at 535 m; it is situated within the World Heritage area of Itsukushima Shrine.The sea around the island and all of the island are within Setonaikai National Park.The north side of the mountain is covered by primeval forest which is protected by Hiroshima prefecture.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is one of the crown jewels of , and certainly one of its finest views. Photo: Jakubhal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the most famous maple leaves valley parks in Japan. is situated 360 metres northeast of Mount Misen.

Public aquarium
is an aquarium on the island of in , . is situated 2 km north of Mount Misen. Photo: Shigeru-a24, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Buddhist temple
Daishō-in or Daisyō-in is a historic Japanese temple complex with many temples and statues on Mount Misen, the holy mountain on the island of , off the coast of , . is situated 1¼ km north of Mount Misen. Photo: Sailko, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a city of some 120,000 people located in , . Photo: JordyMeow, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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