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Waterfalls of Tsuwano

The waterfalls of Tsuwano are known for its high cliffs and crystal clear water. These scenic spots were often visited by domain lords, its beauty inspiring them to sketch its majestic scenery.

Takuhi Shrine

On Nishinoshima's highest mountain, Mt Takuhi, sits the island's oldest shrine, the Takuhi-Jinja. It's a 15 minute walk up the mountain through wet forest. Along the way

Iwami Ginzan Silver Mines

Historically significant silver mines, a Living Japanese history lesson, and a great way to beat the the summer heat, and a slight old American west feel

Iwami Seaside Resort

Get together with friends and family at this great beach for summer fun along the Shimane coast in Hamada at the Iwami Seaside Resort

Bull Sumo in Oki

The bulls clash, grunting in exertion as sweat drips down their glossy black coats. The handlers dance deftly around their bulls, looking fragile next to the massive beasts.

Aquas Aquarium

Aquas is a great aquarium- local fish in spectacular tanks, seal and beluga shows and a fun adventure playground next door, white sand Hamada beach across the main road.

Kuniga Coastline

This majestic coastline is a series of cliffs, caves and stone pillars all making up the view for one of Japan's top 100 walking tracks. Formed from over 5 million years