Landing at Kozushima
Discover Tokyo's island of the gods
Kozushima Island is part of the Izu island chain. Hike volcanic Mt. Tenjo, known as a meeting place for the gods, and discover rare alpine plants and spectacular views. Around the island, you can visit several sites with sacred stones dedicated to Kannon, the Buddhist deity of mercy. Be sure to try the island’s famous spring water, which is the secret ingredient in the island’s delicious shochu liquor.
When to go: All year