Most Instagenic Places In Imabari, Ehime Prefecture

Here're most Instagenic places in Imabari, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. There're many Instagram worthy spots you can get 'like' in your SNS, such as Towel Museum with interesting fusion of towel and art, and the great views of Shimanami Kaido as ideal cycling roads. Then, we selected best Instagenic ones from 'special places to travel in Japan' that were posted in City's Pride by travelers and the locals who have actually been to Imabari.

17 Most Instagenic Places In Imabari, Ehime Prefecture

Towel Museum

Photogenic Towel Art 'Cheese Winding Wall'

Located at Imabari, a city of towel, Towel Museum has a fusion of towel and art. There're 1800 pieces of colorful cheese winding of yarn used for towel, and this photogenic wall is so lovely to take pictures!

Swirling Current Viewing

Get Into The Swirling Current! Boat Riding At The Most Difficult Spot Of Seto Inland Sea

The area was a territory of Murakami Suigun (pirate), and said to be the most dangerous place in the sea for the fast swirling currents. You can enjoy the nice scenery, and the thrill of getting into the currents!

Kirozan Observatory

The Super Scenic Observatory Designed By A World-famous Architect, Kengo Kuma

I can't turn my eyes away from the scenery of Shimanami-kaido that suddenly appears in front of me! And also I recognized the design of this observatory was very refined. To my surprised, an architect known in the world, Kengo Kuma designed here. There's nothing that obstructs the view, but only handrails.

Karei Mountain Observatory Park

Setouchi Scenery From A Reproduced Lookout Place Of The Strongest Japanese Pirates

Around No-shima Island, a small one at the center of pics, strange tides swirl and it used to be a base of the strongest pirates, Murakami Suigun. Karei Observatory is build as an imitation of the pirate's lookout place. You can enjoy the superb view of Setouchi and cherry blossoms in spring.

Oyamazumi Shrine

Outstanding Scale Of The Tree Energy! A Spiritual Power Spot In Omi-shima, An Island Of God

In Omi-shima called an island of God, Oyamazumi Shrine has many huge trees such as a 2000 years old sacred tree and the Japan's oldest camphor tree. Their outstanding scale and energy are very mysterious. Must visit spot on the Shimanami-kaido Expressway.

Patisserie T's café TAMAYA

Essential To Island Travel! A Lovely Café Of Stunning View & Delicious Cakes

I've found an ideal café for traveling in Hakata Island. Many variety of cakes make women happy. And, if the terrace seats facing to Seto Inland Sea are vacant, you're lucky! The sea and sweets make your SNS perfect!

Umi-mo Mieru Café

A Café With Wonderful View Of The Sato Inland Sea

Scenic? It isn't enough to describe the scenery of Kurushima Strait Bridge and Seto Inland Sea seen from this café. There're sofas, seats on the terrace and a little observatory, you can enjoy the view from everywhere.

Tomi-chaya

No Windows! An Open Air Café With The Fine View Of Setouchi

From a café at Karei Observatory in Oshima Island of Shimanami Kaido, you can enjoy the scenery of Setouchi. But one thing that is different from others, no windows in such a high position! So, have a nice time with the comfortable sea breeze.

Limone

Fascinated By The Island's Sweet With A New Sense♪ Limoncello Ice Cream Wafer

A popular shop 'Limone' has a surprisingly delicious 'monaka (wafer)' with all new sense for me. Here in Omi-shima is a producing center of lemon. A chewy wafer and cold limoncello ice cream's refreshing sweetness and bitterness are superb! I want to buy up all of them in the shop if it's in summer now.

Kita Zushi

The Island's Specialty 'Sea Urchin Egg On Rice' That I Was Happy To Eat

Oshima, belongs to Shimanami Kaido Route, has sweet and rich taste sea urchin egg grown in Miyakubo. Kita Zushi offers prime 'Uni Don (Sea Urchin Egg On Rice)' with sea urchin egg laid on rice without stinginess. It's delicious enough as it is, but more delicious with mixed yolk!

Restaurant Mitsubachi

A Blue Sunroom Commanding The Sea Of Oshima, A Part Of Shimanami Kaido

Like a sunroom, it has pretty wooden walls and tables painted in blue. Customers wrapped in this pale blue, talk in lower voice naturally and seem to make themselves at home. The counter seats are special because you can enjoy your holiday while looking over the sea from here.

Road Station Yoshiumi Ikiiki Kan

Shichirin BBQ You Can Grill And Eat Fresh Seafood Just Next To The Sea

I can select favorite seafood and grill them by shichirin (a cray cooking stove with charcoal) as I sees the Kurushima Strait Bridge. It becomes better to eat fresh seafood with the feeling of sea breeze. They say that some people come on a cycling like this BBQ.

Kaze no Restaurant

Produced By Aya Kakisawa Famous For Vegetable Sweets! Shimanami Tomato Crape

I'm happy to eat a famous pastry chef's sweet in Imabari! Of course Imabari tomato is delicious as it is, jam and sherbet has also refreshing deliciousness. A good sense evolution of 'the local food for the local place'!

Tatara Shimanami Park

The Perfect Location for Seeing Tatara Ohashi which is One of the Longest Oblique Bridges

This longest-lank oblique bridge shows high construction techniques in Japan. The spot is the perfect location for seeing it and it seems swan spreading own wings.

Itoyama Park Observation Platform

Three Suspension Bridges Chain Connecting Islands In Seto Inland Sea

At Kurushima Strait observatory, you can view around farther from higher place. You have to go up the stairs as many as 100 steps to the observatory.

Kurushima Channel View Building

The Close View Of Kurushima Strait Bridge

You can see the powerful view of the bridge from its feet.

Imabari Castle

The Imabari Castle Illuminated Every Night as Symbol of Imabari

The Imabari castle is illuminated in warm-color and looks like floating. Of course, it's also good in daytime.

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