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Aquas Shimane Aquarium

Famous for its beluga whales, this aquarium will entertain young and old alike with its extensive aquatic life and superb performances.  

Tamatsukuri Onsen

Tamatsukuri Onsen

One of the oldest hot springs in Japan, and famous for waters that promote beautiful skin.

Tachikue Gorge

Tachikue Gorge (Tachikuekyo)

A hidden gem near the second biggest city in Shimane Prefecture

Ichibata Yakushi

Ichibata Yakushi

Founded over 1,000 years ago, Ichibata Yakushi is one of the most famous Buddhist temples in Shimane Prefecture. It’s a pilgrimage site and a popular autumn leaf viewing destination among other claims...

Mount Sanbe

Mount Sanbe

Visit Mount Sanbe in autumn for the best views, natural hot springs and a fun day outdoors.


Gakuen-ji Temple

The most famous autumn leaf viewing spot in Shimane Prefecture

Oni no Shitaburui

Oni no Shitaburui Gorge

A prefectural nature park and a hidden gem for hikers and culture buffs.

Kaka no Kukedo

Kaka no Kukedo Sea Caves

The birthplace of a deity, a place of spiritual limbo and the scenery of the coast.

Fumon-in - Temple gate.1

Fumon-in Temple

If the ghost stories don’t scare you away, you can enjoy some local tea culture.

matsue bridge

Matsue Ohashi Bridge

Travel to the bridge’s southern side and see remnants of two local legends

5 Famous Foods You’ll Find in Shimane

Wagyu beef, traditional tea culture and sake brewed by the gods.