A beautiful Tori.. big one like guarding the island. A picture perfect, if you are lucky you can cross the see to get close to the Tori.
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Came here for the first time after some research on day trips from Kyoto. I’m Glad I didn’t waste that 3 hours journey with the help of a jr pass. The view were photo moments well at least I saw a swamp of tourist everywhere....More
It is the world heritage.But I thought it was a regular shrine.Wooden shrine in red.Nothing special.My thought was suddenly changed until the flood tide.When the flood was coming,the whole shrine was on the water.The great otori in front of the shrine was in the water...More
This was my second visit after 45 years. Still very good place to take pictures specially Big Torii gate in the sea.Please be carefull as to visit timing. i.e. depending on the tide situation, you might just take pictures of the one on the beach...More
This is a beautiful tidal torii gate with an equally gorgeous and extensive shrine. We went at low tide, meaning we could walk all the way out to the gate. Highly recommended.
All the island is beautiful, but this is over the top. I like it much more during high tide when the water is all over the shrine, so beautiful! it was not busy at all, really relaxing visit. At the ticket office, you can check...More
The shrine opens at 6.30am so if you're staying on Miyajima, you can visit early. This is well worth it as it gets crowded later in the day. I was able to get some really good photos of the shrine and the torii by visiting...More