Treat yourself to expansive views of pristine surroundings following a steep hike to the top of Yashima. Find caves, rock formations, and lush vegetation as you climb to the 293 m (961 ft) high lava plateau. On your way to the top, you'll come across the Shikoku temple, the 84th of 88 sacred pilgrimage sites in the country. Reach the top and take in a bird’s-eye view of the 12th-century battleground where the Genji clan defeated the Heike. For Yashima and beyond, use our Takamatsu trip planning tool to get the most from your Takamatsu vacation.
Tours To Yashima
A day trip around the prefecture and islands from Takamatsu Airport, Takamatsu Station, Takamatsu City and Kotohira Onsen Hotels BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $545
Duration: 9 hours
Takamatsu Half-Day Private Tour with Nationally-Licensed Guide BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $97
Duration: 6 hours
This is one of my recommended places in Kagawa. The view from the top of the mountain is nice and breathtaking. Yashima-ji, Temple 84 of the Shikoku Temple Pilgrimage is also found here. more »
Taking a tour from the Cruise ship we arrived at the view point after a stroll past the souvenir venders along a narrow winding street. Cafe at the top. You can get ice creams or Japanese keepsakes... more »
Very nice, sunny December day. Views and platform, can look at the history of the turns. Turning slowly, was 2-3 hours. Another great big waste hotel, will feel the thrill (lol)
Original is a mountain which was the island became a peninsula in landfills. You've heard of Takamatsu, looks at the shape of the roof is the origin of the name. Genpei War battlefield in the East, views of Mt. tsurugi 5 further East. Yashima-ji Temple, YAMAGAMI Aquarium is located on the mountain views are views of the Seto Inland Sea National Park. Takamatsu is seen at night, day and night is a great point. Collection of old houses at the foot of the South village in Shikoku, there turn out not as tourist places in one day alone the Yashima.
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