Tottori Prefecture | Travel Guide
While Tottori prefecture in the southwestern part of the main island of Japan might not be a typical destination for international tourists, it is a famous tourist destination for locals. The largest sand dunes in the world can be found here, and they make for a majestic sight. But there is more to see in Tottori as you can see in this travel guide.
There are beautiful ancient shrines, a sand museum, and white sandy beaches in the region. It is also one of the best places in Japan to eat super fresh seafood.
Sakaiminato | Tottori Travel Guide
Sakaiminato is a small fishing town in Tottori Prefecture, but it attracts a lot of visitors from all over Japan. That is because famous cartoonist Shigeru Mizuki was born in this city.
Mount Daisen, 1,729 meters high, is the highest mountain in Tottori Prefecture. There are great hiking courses and beautiful temples and shrines in the area.