Itsukushima Shrine is maybe the most famous Shrine on the island. It so lovely, specially at high tight, because it seems the whole Shrine is floating on the water of this bay. As well the visitor realize the wonderful harmony of the building with it's environment, the mountain with it's green trees and the blue of the ocean.
After accessing the area of Daishō-in there are two different ways climbing the hill to reach the Temple. One is a log steep stair and the other offers lot's of stairs as well, but it's framed by hundreds of wonderful sculptures. It was so exciting to walk there and in the end I spent there more than one hour to
Like the Itsukushima Shrine the Torii seems do floating on the water and it seems not be be access able. But when the low tide start the Torii gets access able by walk. This is a wonderful opportunity to get a different view of this place an the Torii. It's exciting to experience how gigantic this Torii is.