Hiroshima - Mitaki Temple

This Shingon Buddhist temple is located near Mt Mitaki-yama. Within its ground you will find waterfalls, the Tahōtō two-storied pagoda, tea house, and forests.
The temple is a lovely, calm place for a hike and tea.

 

 

Address

 

Mitaki-yama, 411, Nishi-ku, Hiroshima

 

Admission Fee

 

Free. Fee for tea house

 

Getting There

 

By Train
From Hiroshima station take the Kabe Line
Exit at Mitaki JR station
Walk up to temple- you will pass Saigan-ji Temple

By Bus
Take bus #22 from Hiroshima Station to Mitaki-kannon
Exit at Mitaki-Kannon
Walk up the temple.

 

Recommendations

 

This attraction will take 2 or more hours depending on your interest. It will be longer if you hike one of the 2 trails.
You will be climbing steep hills and it may be muddy. Wear appropriate clothing and footwear. Bring water!
FYI: Hiking route A is less rigorous than route B.

 

Website

 

http://japan.apike.ca/japan_hiroshima_mitaki.html