The site of an ancient burial mound and the subject of poems from the 7th century Manyoshu anthology, the island of Shamijima is now graced by contemporary art as well.

Getting Around the Island

Shamijima can be reached from JR Sakaide station by bus. A short walk through Seto Ohashi Park and past the cove that harbors Shami Fishing Port brings you to what was once the island of Shamijima but has since been connected to the land.

Coin Lockers / Baggage Check

Seto Ohashi Park free lockers from 9:00-17:00.
JR Sakaide station lockers from 9:00-17:00; 300 yen to 700 yen.

Accommodations around Shamijma

There are some hotels in Sakaide city, Kagawa.
Kagawa Prefecture Tourism Association

Further Information

Shiamjima only participate in the Spring period of the Triennale.

Shamijima Area