Mt. 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.

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Momijidani Park is one of the most famous maple leaves valley parks in Japan.

Miyajima Public Aquarium is an aquarium on the island of in , .

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 , .

The Miyajima Natural Botanical Garden is a botanical garden operated by and located at Mitsumaruko-yama 1156-2, Miyajima-cho, , .

Maezora Station is a railway station in , , Japan, operated by .

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