Miyajima the shrine island, is a beautiful island located about 20 km South-west of Hiroshima city. Known as Japan's three most iconic tourist spots, with Itsukushima shrine registered as World Heritage site, this sacred island believed to be the home of Kami, a shinto deity.
The famous Ohtorii
Take the local train from Hiroshima station for a-3o minute trip to Miyajima-guchi station and then walk across the road to the pier and take the JR Miyajima ferry for another 10 minutes then you'll be welcomed by the the Ohtorii gate of Miyajima.
Miyajima, an island where people and gods dwell together..