Along Setouchi Area from Hyogo to Yamaguchi prefecture there are many Sea station where you can experience a cruising. He have pick up one for you called Tomonoura, this beautiful port town located in the southern end of Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture.
Cruising around Tomonoura is really beautiful and relaxing, going through the small islands around, beautiful Tori like you see in the picture and also Fukuzenji Temple a very famous temple in Tomonoura.
I remember during our cruising it was very quite the atmosphere was unreal, really magic place!
How to go from Okayama to Tomonoura
Take the JR Shinkansen Line from Okayama directly to Fukuyama and from there take local bus to Tomonoura.
Time : 50 minutes
Ticket Information : Okayama station to Fukuyama station 3,430 yen (It is cover by JR rail pass if you may have) + Fukuyama bus stop to Tomonoura bus stop it cost 520 yen (Not coverd by JR Rail pass)