Most Beautiful Places In Ehime Prefecture

Here're most beautiful places in Ehime Prefecture, Japan. There're many breathtaking views such as beautiful Shimonada Station located the closest to the sea, and Kirozan Observatory designed by Kengo Kuma. Then, we selected most beautiful 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 Ehime.

12 Most Beautiful Places In Ehime Prefecture

1Shimonada Station

A Scenic Unmanned Station Near The Seto Inland Sea

Shimonada Station is well known as a scenic station which is the closest to the sea. It has appeared in movies and TV dramas. And many tourists come to see this beautiful scenery at the time of train arrivals. I want to see it much longer!

2Imabari 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.

3Matsuyama Castle

100 Best Castles In Japan. A Magnificent View Of A Castle With The Sea

It's located in the central of Matsuyama with the easy access, and going up on the lift would be one of the attractions. I was very surprised at the beauty of the keep, that only twelve keeps remained in Japan. It's one of the best 100 castles in Japan, but the very best one among them.

4Mine Topia Besshi

The Mysterious Land Called 'Oriental Machu Picchu' in the Sky

It is called Japanese Machu Picchu as well as Takeda-castle in Hyogo and was the copper mine site. The misty view is very fantastical like being in the sky. Because Peru ambassador to Japan visited here, I think it's one-up the other owns in Japan.

5Tatara 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.

6Shikoku Karst Mezuru-daira

Very Close To The Sky & Clouds! The Great Nature In Shiokoku Region

Shikoku Karst is the most highest among the three famous karsts in Japan. Many cattle walk around and wind power generation goes around at this area called Mezuru-daira. For its campsite, here's one of the popular spots.

7Nametoko Valley

Yukiwa Waterfall Flowing Down While Drawing A Pattern Of Light Snow

A beautiful waterfall that is selected as one of the most beautiful 100 waterfalls in Japan. It's a piece of rock and has length of 300 meters. You can see this scenery after waking 40 minutes on steep mountain path.

8Karei 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.

9Kirozan 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.

10Hijikawa Arashi Observation Park

Hijikawa Arashi, A Sea Of Clouds Flowing Down The Mountain To The Sea!

From October to March, on sunny days with some conditions, you can see Hijikawa Arashi (means Storm) that is a phenomenon of fog moving from the mountain to the sea along Hijikawa River. When it happens on a big scale, the fog could cover the whole river even its entry.

11Itoyama 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.

12Kurushima Channel View Building

The Close View Of Kurushima Strait Bridge

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

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