Must rent a car or take the bus. About 1.5 hour drive from Izuhara port and about an hour drive from Hitakatsu port.
In Ounen 15 (1408), the 7th generation Daimyo Soh Sadashige, who came to Tsushima from Chikuzen, built a mansion at the Saka area of Mine village that was used as the seat government for 78 years until Sadakuni (10th generation) moved it to Fuchu (Izuhara). The temple bell was influenced by Chinese bells and made using a South Korean design, visibly ornamented with flower petal kimono sashes, arabesques of clouds, lotus bud bumps, a bodhisatva, the Four Devas, and more.
Mine Hot Spring Bath: Hotaru no Yu
Nearby the clearwater stream of Mine river, Hotaru no Yu has an abundant volume of gushing hot water, and in the right season, the soft glow of fireflies across the baths. With both foot baths and family bath houses completed, it's a popular spot to rest.
Closed on Tuesdays & Fridays