Yawatahama is a port town in the lee of Japan’s longest peninsula, the Sadamisaki Peninsula that extends out of the western side of Shikoku, into the sea known as Uwakai.
A Shintō shrine dedicated to the patron deity of sailors and sailing.
The Big Hollow Temple
The Temple of the Right Path
The Temple of the Stone in the Hand
The Temple of the Cave in the Rock
The Vulture Peak Temple
Caves where the young Kūkai, founder of the Shikoku Pilgrimage, made a rough home.
The Temple of the Cape