Takahama, Mitsuhama

  • Sightseeing

Mitsu-no-Watashi Ferry

  • Mitsu-no-Watashi Ferry
  • Mitsu-no-Watashi Ferry


    This ferry operating in Mitsuhama Port boasts a 500-year history. The boat is operated by Matsuyama City and it’s officially a municipal route. This little boat has room for ten people. It plies back and forth across the Miyamae River, and you can ride it free of charge. You can also put your bicycle on it. Along with the Botchan train, this is one of Matsuyama’s unique and evocative transportation services. From the Edo to the Shōwa period, the Mitsu district thrived as Matsuyama’s gateway to the sea, and its streets are lined with historic old buildings.

    Basic information

    Mitsu, Matsuyama City
    How to Get There
    About a 2 minute walk from Iyotetsu Railway, Takahama Line Minatoyama Station
    Open time
    7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    Open year-round, Suspended in bad weather
    • 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

    089-951-2149 (Matsuyama Port Authority office)
    Web Site
    This information is correct as of 12/2023. For details, please visit the official website of each facility or contact each facility.