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Mihonoseki Lighthouse

Travel Guide - Mihonoseki Lighthouse


Mihonoseki Lighthouse, the oldest stone lighthouse in Sanin region built in 1898 according to French architectural design, is now home to a restaurant. From here you can enjoy the panoramic view of the Sea of Japan, with the Oki-no-shima Islands visible on fine days. The lighthouse itself is designated as one of the top 100 historical lighthouses in the world.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Mihonoseki Lighthouse: Open 24 hours
  • Restaurant: 9:00 - 16:00 (September - June)
  • Restaurant: 9:00 - 17:00 (July and August)


  • Mihonoseki Lighthouse: No closing days
  • Restaurant: Thursdays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 40 minutes from JR Matsue Station by the bus bound for Mihonoseki Terminal. Get off at the last stop and transfer to the bus bound for Mihonoseki. Get off at the last stop (30 minutes bus ride), then walk 10 minutes.
  • 15 minutes taxi ride from JR Sakai-Minato Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1338-10, Mihonosekicho Mihonoseki, Matsue-shi, Shimane, 690-1501


samson @onethreesix136 - 2020-11-20
The art of turning a cloudy sky into a sunny day
The painter knows.
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Karuma Studio@Drone @KarumaStudio - 2020-05-08
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mako ★英語放浪記(公式) @makonosk - 2019-06-18
Miho Shrine and Mihonoseki Lighthouse (National Park) https://t.co/A5okAADcX5
hapePHOTOGRAPHIX @hapePHOTOGRAFIX - 2019-02-20
Mihonoseki lighthouse from the sea | SHIMANE PREFECTURE | https://t.co/p3hvO3wb2Z https://t.co/IhFfh3oaiD
hapePHOTOGRAPHIX @hapePHOTOGRAFIX - 2019-02-18
Four and the sea / 14 & 15 | MIHONOSEKI LIGHTHOUSE | https://t.co/yxHGVOABU7 https://t.co/Grc4S4T6VY
Sean Kelley @seanjameskelley - 2017-08-26
I'll be your candle on the water.

#lighthouse #mihonoseki #shimane #japan #島根県 #美保関 #日本… https://t.co/ghpmlP9Eew
Scott L. Fritchie @slfritchie - 2016-09-27
Land's end at Mihonoseki Lighthouse, Shimane Prefecture. https://t.co/KphOtNjyl9


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