Oyamazumi Shrine

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Oyamazumi Shrine
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In the middle of Honshu and Shikoku, there's an island named Omishima which plays host to a Shinto shrine that served as a samurai mecca for more than a millennium. Despite being the largest island in the Seto Inland Sea and having much else to offer, Oyamazumi Shrine is a must-see, especially for those interested in samurai history and legend. Nature lovers will marvel too: Oyamazumi is nestled in a grove of hundreds of camphor trees, with some gigantic ones that are much older than the ancient shrine itself.

Overview

Address

794-1304 Ehime, Imabari, Omishimacho Miyaura, 宮浦 3327 (Map) (Directions)

Hours

5:30 - 17:00 Closed now

Opening Hours

Monday 5:30 - 17:00
Tuesday 5:30 - 17:00
Wednesday 5:30 - 17:00
Thursday 5:30 - 17:00
Friday 5:30 - 17:00
Saturday 5:30 - 17:00
Sunday 5:30 - 17:00
Holidays 5:30 - 17:00

Phone Number

0897-82-0032

Website

ehime-jinjacho.jp

Access

20 minutes by car from Omishima Interchange on Nishi Seto Expressway.

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