160 year history
Iwaso inn constantly watching over history
since 1854(late Edo era).
History of Iwaso
Cottages built in 1900's ( Taisho to Showa era)
Hanare Cottages are detached one-storied Cottages built in 1900's ( Taisho to Showa era).
Craftmen's designs can be felt from the detail of window, lattice, alcove post and so on.
Located in and blend in to Momijidani Valley's scenery. They are the rooms to enjoy clear water, green and the silence of the valley.
In the years of Taira no Kiyomori, it became the place for worship for his clan. And the shrine was built in 1168(Ninnan 3rd year).
Such composition of shrines in Heian era style makes fine architectural landscape.
Itsukushima Shrine is the existent symbol of Japanese culture and history. It is always a scene lives in the hearts of Japanese people, with the people's devotion from ancient times, worship from the powerful people of the time, and the rare architectural style.
World Cultural Heritage
Miyajima, one of the
most scenic spots
Miyajima has been registered as World Cultural Heritage since December 1996.
Miyajima is a beautiful, historical and romantic island located in the Seto Inland Sea. It has been worshiped as 'an island of god'.
Hormony of natural and man-made beauty makes your walking enjoyable.