Across the vermillion bridge is an island on Matsushima Bay with a lush natural park.
A 50-minute cruise to comfortably view Matsushima, one of the “Three Views of Japan”
This temple standing on a small island is the oldest example of Momoyama style architecture in the Tohoku region. Precious “hibutsu” (Buddhist images not open for viewing) are stored here.
Leisurely enjoy a cup of matcha tea while viewing Matsushima Bay. Kanrantei has also become a place to enjoy viewing the moon
Relax in the Meditation Garden of this Zen Buddhist temple. There are four beautiful gardens to enjoy.
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