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Issōan Hermitage

  • Issōan Hermitage


    The place of the death of Santoka Taneda, a free -verse haiku poet. He came to this place in December 1939 and died in October of the next year. Free-verse haiku is composed without being bound by the fixed form of haiku, 5, 7, and 5, and it is important to express one’s feelings freely without being bound by a seasonal theme. The exterior can be viewed freely, while the interior is only open to the public on Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays.

    Basic information

    1-435-1 Miyuki, Matsuyama City
    How to Get There
    About 15 minutes from Matsuyama Red Cross Hospital mae Streetcar Station
    Open time
    9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    The exterior is open year-round, and the interior varies with the season
    • Accessible by public transportation
    Who are you traveling with?
    • Family
    • Couple
    • Friends
    • Alone
    • Senior
    Recommended seasons
    • Spring
    • Summer
    • Autumn
    • Winter
    Please be aware that changes may be made to the information due to various circumstances.
    For the latest information, please contact the respective facilities directly.

    Detailed information

    089-948-6891 (Historic Site Maintenance Section of the Cultural Properties Division)
    Web Site
    This information is correct as of 12/2023. For details, please visit the official website of each facility or contact each facility.