Located on the westernmost end of Japan’s main island, Izumo (出雲市) and Matsue (松江) area have long been hailed as “the land of the gods.”
In Izumo, you will find one of Japan’s oldest and most revered shrine, Izumo Taisha or Izumo Grand Shrine, with its iconically large Shimenawa rope.
Matsue, capital city of Shimane Prefecture, is often referred to as “the water city, due to its location between Lake Shinji and Nakaumi.
Matsue is also a good base to visit nearby Tottori.
Explore the sights of Izumo & Matsue on a 8-hours private tour with a professional knowledgeable guide.
If you want to travel in comfort, we will arrange your own car and driver.