May 11, 2017
The Twilight Express Mizukaze – the luxury Japanese sleeper train will start on 17th,June,2017.
With a capacity of approximately 30 passengers, the train will be used on excursions in the Keihanshin, Sanin, and Sanyo regions of western Japan.
This time, we want to give a brief intrduction of Sanin area.
Sanin Course (Up)
Two-day tour from Shimonoseki to Kyoto and Osaka via the Sanin Main Line, stopping off at Izumo and Tottori en route.
First day: IzumoTaisha Grand Shrine and Lake Shinji
Izumo Taisha Grand Shrine is one of the most ancient and important Shinto shrines in Japan。
Lake Shinji is a lake in the northeast area of the Shimane Prefecture in Japan.
Lake Shinji-ko is famous for active fisheries and shellfishes ( especially Shijimi),also you can enjoy the scenic beauty of the lake.
Second day: Daisen Tottori sand dunes Jinpukaku Uradome coastline
Daisen The national park of Mt. Daisen is the highest peak in the Chugoku region and was selected as one of the three best mountains in Japan.
Tottori sand dunes Japan’s Largest Sand Dunes: Leading Attraction of the San’in Kaigan UNESCO Global Geopark
Jinpukaku an elegant western-style building with Japanese culture influence
builted in Meiji Period (1868 to 1912), Jinpukaku is a French Renaissance style chalk wooden-structure with tile-roofing.
Uradome coastline Highly Transparent Sea and Terrain: Museum of Nature