Five-storied Pagoda at Miyajima, Hiroshima.

This five storied pagoda is thought to have been built over 600 years ago and stands at a height of 27.6 m. Entry into the pagoda is not allowed, however sightseers are welcome to come right up to the pagoda to view it. On the inside ceiling and walls of the pagoda depictions of mythical creatures such as the Chinese dragon and legendary birds can be seen.