MODEL ROUTE

From Okayama To Tottori by Trains

DAY 1

10:00OKAYAMA STATION


train

10:30HIMEJI STATION

10:50

HIMEJI CASTLE

Himeji Castle is the largest castle in Japan, with over 80 original buildings with numerous walkways and courtyards connecting them.

1000 yen

12:20HIMEJI STATION


train

13:50TOTTORI STATION

14:30

TOTTORI DUNES

One of San’in’s eastern coastline’s main features is the Tottori Sand Dunes. The scale there is so big that it contrasts against the normally compact geographic features of the area, giving you a sense that you may not be in Japan anymore.

0 yen

15:30

WATANABE MUSEUM

This museum, located near central Tottori City, has a collection of almost 30,000 items that were amassed over a period of 60 years by local doctor Hajime Watanabe. One of the most impressive parts of the collection is the 250 sets of Japanese armor, with at least 100 sets on display at any time.

900 yen

18:10TOTTORI

DAY 2

10:10TOTTORI STATION


train

11:00YURA STATION

11:20

GOSHO AOYAMA MANGA FACTORY

Gosho Aoyama Manga Factory is an especially popular tourist attraction in Hokuei. Here, there are various fun devices for you to enjoy the world of “Detective Conan."

700 yen

13:20YURA STATION


train

15:10SAKAI MINATO STATION

15:10

MIZUKI SHIGERU ROAD

Mizuki Shigeru Road is a popular destination for children and adults alike. The road is an 800-meter-long arcade with some 153 bronze statues of Mizuki’s fantasy creatures on display, including details on each character.

0 yen

17:15

KAIKE HOT SPRING

Kaike Onsen enjoys a most convenient location for trips to Tottori and Shimane—right smack in the middle of San’in. Feel free to make it your headquarters for touring the whole area.

300 yen

17:15KAIKE HOT SPRING

DAY 3

11:25

TOTTORI PREFECTURAL FLOWER PARK

Seasonal flowers bloom in profusion everywhere in this vast park that overlooks Mt. Daisen.There is a huge glass domed greenhouse, themed exhibition halls and a covered observation corridor in the center of this park.

1000 yen

12:30YONAGO