The Ruins of the Miyama Battery

深山砲台跡

Information

Address
Miyama, Wakayama City 640-0102
Access
20-minute by car from the Nankaikada-line KADA station to the entrance of Miyama Hiking Course and a 20-minute walk from the entrance to the Miyama Battery
Parking

This facility was built during the war to defend Osaka Bay.
Today, it has been incorporated into the Setonaikai National Park and is a popular spot for tourists as a hiking trail where you can feel the history and nature.
Follow the hiking trail, and after passing through the forest road, there is an observation deck overlooking the sea.
When the weather is nice, you can see the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge and Shikoku, and it is also known as a sunset spot.
There is a free parking lot near the entrance, so if you are on a day trip, feel free to take a walk.
Follow the brick path from the entrance along the road, you can reach the area with the battery and the observation deck.