Shimane Prefecture is located on the coast of the Sea of Japan in Chugoku region of Honshu. Shimane Prefecture attractions include the World Heritage Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine.
Shimane Prefecture is located on the coast of the Sea of Japan in Chugoku region of Honshu. The capital city of Shimane Prefecture is Matsue. Shimane Prefecture attractions include the Garden of the Adachi Museum of Art in Yasugi, Shimane Vogel Park, Matsue Castle and the World Heritage Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine.
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SHIMANE PREFECTURE ATTRACTIONS
Shimane Prefecture is on the coast of the Sea of Japan in Chugoku region of Honshu. The capital city of Shimane Prefecture is Matsue. Shimane Prefecture attractions include the Garden of the...
SHIMANE PREFECTURE CAPITAL
Matsue is between Lake Shinji and Lake Nakaumi along the Ohashi River which connects the two lakes, near the Sea of Japan in Shimane Prefecture Chugoku Region. Matsue, the capital of Shimane...
Gassan Toda Castle
Gassan Toda Castle, also known as Toda Castle, was a hilltop style Japanese Castle in Yasugi Shimane Prefecture. Gassan Toda Castle is regarded as one of Japan's Five Greatest Mountain ...
Matsue Castle is in Matsue, Shimane Prefecture and was completed in 1611. Matsue Castle, also known as "black" or "Plover" castle, is the second largest Japanese Castle. In 1875 all the buil...
Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine
Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine was first developed in 1526, but reached its peak production in the early 17th century when it was producing a third of the world's then silver production. Iwam...
Izumo Taisha Shrine
Izumo Taisha Shrine, also known as Izumo Oyashiro, is considered to be one of the most important Shinto Shrines in Japan. Izumo Taisha Shrine is in Izumo of Shimane Prefecture, which is clos...
SHIMANE GARDENS and PARKS
Hii River Bank
Hii River Bank at Unnan in Shimane Prefecture is famous for its cherry blossom and is considered one of Japan's Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots. The Hii River Bank at Unnan has around 800 ...
Matsue Castle Park
Matsue Castle Park, also known as Matsue Shiroyama Park, is in Matsue Shimane Prefecture and contains the reconstructed Matsue Castle. Matsue Castle Park is also famous for its 300 cherry bl...
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