Most Beautiful Shrines & Temples In Ehime

Here're most beautiful shrines and temples to go when you travel in Ehime. Such as Iwaya-ji Temple known for the sheer cliff, and Oyamazumi Shrine located at a sacred island, we selected best historical sites posted in City's Pride by the travelers and the locals who have actually traveled in Ehime.

5 Most Beautiful Shrines & Temples In Ehime

1Ishizuchi Shrine

A Shrine At A Top Of The 1982-Meter Mountain

The mountain 'Ishizuchi-san' is the highest in western Japan. It's one of the 4 Ishizuchi-Shrines. When you go there, you have to use a chain to climb. And the path is called 'Chain Ascetic Training'. It's like a very risky thing to do!

2Enman-ji Temple

Pray With 'Omusubi-dama' At A Very photogenic & Spiritual Power Spot For Love

Located at Dogo Onsen Town, Enman-ji Temple has a big statue of Jizo, and you can take a grace for long life, avoiding fire accidents and what's more, good fortune for love. You can make a wish with colorful 'Omusubi-dama'

3Iwaya-ji Temple

A Spectacular Rock Cliff Of A Buddhist Temple

One of the dangerous spot of Shikoku 88 Buddhist Temples, Iwaya-ji Temple. It was built with the rock cliff at its back, and the scenery is so superb that has introduced in The New York Times.

4Senryuji Temple

The Scenery Like 'Spirited Away' Of Ghibli Movie

The scenery of the precinct and the virgin forest is like a scene of 'Spirited Away'.

5Oyamazumi 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.