Feeling Nature and Experiencing Japanese Traditions in Tottori
From Kansai Airport To Tottori by Trains
Kansai International Airport
You can arrive in Japan at this airport.
KANSAI AIRPORT STATION
Himeji Castle is the largest castle in Japan, with over 80 original buildings with numerous walkways and courtyards connecting them.
Tottori Folk Crafts Museum / Folk Crafts Shop Takumi
The Tottori Folk Crafts Museum has a collection that includes more than 5,000 items, including items from around the world collected by Yoshida Shoya, the father of Tottori Folk Craft, along with new folk craft items that he created. At the Folk Crafts Shop Takumi, located next door, you can purchase various folk craft items as well. Why not stop by the Tottori Folk Crafts Museum and the Folk Crafts Shop Takumi and experience a new appeal of Tottori?
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.
STAY IN TOTTORI CITY
Uradome Coast Island Boat Tour
Go on a slow cruise on a sightseeing boat and enjoy views of beautiful sand and the clear waters of the sea! Being able to see the dynamic rock formations along the Uradome Coastline is a spectacle that you can only enjoy from the comfort of a sightseeing boat cruise. Let's enjoy a 40-minute cruise with an entertaining boat captain!
The stone bridge and red roof tiles here stand out against those white mortar walls, giving the area a unique, retro appeal. Some of these white-walled building used to house sake or soy sauce breweries.
MISASA HOT SPRING
Misasa Hot Springs, with its natural radium spring water. Enjoying a soak here, at one of the world’s finest radium springs, is the perfect way to relax after climbing nearby Mt. Mitoku.
STAY IN MISASA TOWN
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.”
Japanese Paper Lamp Making
This activity lets you decorate a lamp frame made from kudzu vines with colored pieces of washi and create a new way to light up a room with soft, relaxing light. The friendly and polite workshop staff will assist you as you work, so you can enjoy a worry-free experience. So why not make an original washi lamp that is unique the world over as a memory of your trip?
SAKAI MINATO STATION
MIZUKI SHIGERU ROAD
Mizuki Shigeru Road is a popular destination for children and adults alike. This 800 meter-long road with some 177 bronze statues of Mizuki’s fantasy creatures is welcoming you.