Itsukushima Shrine, Japan

About Itsukushima Shrine:- Itsukushima Shrine is located in Hiroshima Prefecture of the Japan country which is famous for floating gate which is a Shinto shrine. It is now listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site from 1996. It was built first time in 593 by Saeki Kuramoto which was erected in Suiko ruler period, it was later rebuilt in twelfth-century. Now lots of people come to visit it whcih is famous religion place of the Japan country people.

How can reach:- Itsukushima Shrine is located on Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture of the Japan country in southern.

It is Just 454 KM far from Tokyo capital city. Its nearest railway station is Miyajimaguchi Station (3.4 KM) but main and major railway station is Hiroshima Station (26.6 KM) where are available trains whole Japan cities.

"Hiroshima International Airport" is just 79.1 KM far where tourists can get international and domestic flights easily.

Nearest Major Airport:- "Hiroshima International Airport" is a large airport where tourists can get domestic and international flights to other countries direct. It is just 79.1 Km distance from Shrine.

Nearest Railway Station:- Miyajimaguchi Station (3.4 KM) But Hiroshima Station (26.6 Km) is major railway station where also available Bullet trains to major cities of the Japan country.

Bus Services:- Buses are available from "Hiroshima International Airport" (79.1 Km) to Miyajima Island tour.

Taxi Services:- Taxis are available from "Hiroshima International Airport" (79.1 Km) to Miyajima Island tour.

Built Year:- 1168

Total Area:- 431.2 Hectare (1065.5 Acres).

UNESCO World Heritage site:- from 1996

Location:- Itsukushima, Japan (Southern).

Tourist Attractions:- Itsukushima Shrine - UNESCO site, deer group, Daisho-in - Buddhist temple, Miyajima Public Aquarium, Museum, shopping, Spatula.

Things to Do:- Boating, Walking, Mount Misen - Ropeway, Momijidani Park - Ropeway Station, Making Momiji Manju - Ropeway Station, Fishing.

Itsukushima Weather Temperature

Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 1.7 2.1 4.8 9.9 14.7 19.4 23.8 24.8 20.8 14.6 8.5 3.7
Average High (℃) 9.7 10.6 14.0 19.7 24.1 27.2 30.8 32.5 29.0 23.4 17.4 12.3

Nearest Accommodations:- Jukeiso Hotel, Ryosaino Oyado Mizuhaso, Forest Villa Mizuha, Iwaso Hotel, Miyajima Grand Hotel Arimoto, Miyajima Kinsuikan, Kurayado Iroha, Hotel Miya Rikyu, Miyajima Hotel Makoto, Mikuniya Hotl, Kikunoya Hotel, Livemax Resort, Hotel Sakuraya, Guest House Kikugawa.

Distances from Itsukushima Shrine:-

Tokyo City : 833.6 KM

Yokohama City : 671 KM

Osaka City : 360 KM

Nagoya City : 511.4 KM

Sapporo City : 1,802.7 KM

Kyoto City : 387.3 KM

Hiroshima City : 24.1 KM