Outside the city

  • Sightseeing

Iyozu-hiko-no-Mikoto Shrine (Tsubaki Shrine)

  • Iyozu-hiko-no-Mikoto Shrine (Tsubaki Shrine)


    Iyozu-hiko-no-Mikoto Shrine is revered as the god of good luck and prosperity and is commonly known as Tsubaki Shrine or Tsubaki-san. With a history of more than 2,000 years, Ehime-no-Mikoto, the origin for Ehime Prefecture’s name, is also enshrined. The Tsubaki Festival (Tsubaki Matsuri) is held all day and night for three days from January 7 of the lunar calendar. It is a grand spring festival with approximately 800 stalls on the road to the shrine and is crowded with visitors from all over the country.

    Basic information

    2-2-1 Iai, Matsuyama
    How to Get There
    10-minute walk from Iyotetsu Bus "Tsubaki-mae stop"
    Open time
    • Accessible by public transportation
    • Parking available
    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

    089-956-0321(Tsubaki Shrine Office)
    This information is correct as of 12/2023. For details, please visit the official website of each facility or contact each facility.