The combination of sightseeing and exercise is a form of sea kayaking, a great way to get a close-up view of the Miyajima ‘floating’ sanctuary gate.
Starting from the Hiroshima mainland, you will paddle a short distance from the beautiful island of Miyajima and have the unique experience of approaching the famous torii port of Itsukushima Shrines from the sea. / span span class = ” At high tide, you can even paddle through the door.
Miyajima, has been venerated since ancient times, where vestiges of buildings have been found since 593. On the island there is a sanctuary called Itsukushima built on water that is considered the main attraction of the island. The unusual criterion of building a sanctuary on the water obeys the idea of venerating the deity of the sea, and it is believed that the island was a cult object thanks to the fact that it has a bay with a fairly closed shape, which is ideal for the location Of a sanctuary, according to the ancient Chinese geomancy Feng Shui.
Only One Travel can organize a 3-hour sea kayaking experience with a qualified instructor who speaks Spanish. Complete equipment and training are provided.