Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Tottori, Japan


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 6 sights
Distance 3.1 km
Ascend 109 m
Descend 347 m

Explore Tottori in Japan with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Tottori

Sight 1: 鳥取城跡

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Tottori Castle was a Japanese castle located in Tottori, Tottori Prefecture in the San'in Region of western Japan. It has been protected by the central government as a National Historic Site since 1957 with the area under protection expanded in 1987. The Historical Site designation also includes the Taikōganaru (太閤ヶ平) fortification erected by Toyotomi Hideyoshi during the 1581 Siege of Tottori.

Wikipedia: Tottori Castle (EN)

1049 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 2: 久松公園

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Hisamatsu Park is a city park (historical park) located in Higashimachi, Tottori City, Tottori Prefecture, Japan.

Wikipedia: 久松公園 (JA)

42 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 3: Jinpukaku

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Jinpūkaku is a Western-style French Renaissance style residence of the Ikeda clan located in Tottori, Tottori Prefecture, Japan.

Wikipedia: Jinpūkaku (EN), Website

188 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 4: 鳥取県立博物館

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The Tottori Prefectural Museum is a prefectural museum located in Tottori, Japan, dedicated to the nature, history, folklore, and art of Tottori Prefecture. Over three thousand items from the permanent collection are on display and the museum also stages temporary exhibitions.

Wikipedia: Tottori Prefectural Museum (EN)

1599 meters / 19 minutes

Sight 5: 光照山 学成寺

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Gakujoji Temple is a temple of Nichiren Buddhism located in Shinshinji-cho, Tottori City, Tottori Prefecture, Japan. The name of the mountain is Mt. Koteru. The former main temple is Kyoto Myokaku-ji Temple, and the Shrine of the Temple.

Wikipedia: 学成寺 (JA), Website

251 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 6: 大唐大巖深心山九品院 玄忠寺

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Genchuji Temple is a Buddhist temple of the Pure Land sect located in Shinshinji-cho, Tottori City, Tottori Prefecture, Japan. The official name is Xuanchu Temple. It is a bodhi temple of the swordsman Araki Mataemon, who is widely known for the duel of the locksmith Tsuji, and there is an Araki Mataemon Relic Museum in the precincts that exhibits items and materials related to the case.

Wikipedia: 玄忠寺 (JA)


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