TOKYO,JAPAN - Media OutReach - 17 February2021 - A drive tour plan for the Mt. Sanbe areawas introduced on the tourist information website "Ra-Chi-Go" forthose in Taiwan and Hong Kong. As well as the spots with seven must-try localdishes, you can also find traditional Japanese "fireplace"experiences, an abundant number of activities, and Instagram-worthy photo spotsat the farmhouse "Mikuniya". The tourist attracting power of Mt.Sanbe appears to be receiving a lot of attention currently.
The Sanbeyamaarea, located in the centre of the Shimane Prefecture, includes Oda City, IinanTown, and Misato Town. It takes about an hour by car to reach famoussightseeing spots such as Izumo. "Ra-Chi-Go" has a list of 7 localdishes that you definitely want to eat in this area, such as Shimane beef,Iwami beef, Okuizumo Wagyu beef, and Yamakujira hamburger steak. For instance,"Iwami no Mori Starry Sky Restaurant" opened in October 2019. At theoutdoor restaurant directly managed by Iwami Winery, meals can be enjoyed inthe wilderness, and their homemade wine, made using home grown grapes, is recommendedas a souvenir.
The Mt. Sanbe area is brimming with outdooractivities and atmosphere of the four seasons can be seen."Ra-Chi-Go" also introduces the cherry blossom trees along the UshioSakura Highway situated around the former Ushio Station on the JR Sanko Line, apopular cherry blossom viewing spot. In spring, the pink cherry blossom tunnelis a must-see. In autumn, apple picking can be experienced at "Akagi KogenKanko Apple Garden" or chestnut picking at "Noma Kanko Kurien".At the mega-luxurious open-air hot spring at "Kokuminshuku Sanbeso",going in the hot spring while gazing at the starry sky is a luxuriousexperience that can only be had at Mt. Sanbe.
Ra-Chi-Go Introduction to Mt.Sanbe, Shimane Article