Famous and Historical Sites
Crab Aquarium Kanikkokan
You can see many creatures including Matsuba Crab and the world’s largest crab "the Japanese spider crab" and so on closely here. You can also touch some creatures in the special fish tanks directly. Special events are sometimes held on Sunday or national holidays.
|Open||9:00〜17:00 (last entrance 16:30)|
|Closed||Tuesday (When a national holiday falls on Tuesday, the next day) /1st and 2nd January
※ Exceptionally, open every day from the fourth week in July to the end of August.
|Access||30 minutes by bus going to Karo or 51 minutes by Loop Kirinjishi Bus (available only on Sat., Sun., and national holidays) from Tottori Station Bus Terminal. The nearest bus stop is "Kanikkokan-mae". 1 minute walk from the stop.|
Inaba Manyou Historical Museum
This is the museum introducing the poets related with Kokufu Town including a famous poet and noble Otomo no Yakamochi as well as the history and culture of Inaba region. The museum has a beautiful courtyard, on which about 50 types of flowers that appear in Manyoshu, the oldest existing collection of Japanese poetry, are planted.
|Fee||300yen for adults whose age is less than 65. No charge for the persons over 64 as well as the children who have not graduated from high schools.|
|Closed||Monday (When a national holiday falls on Monday, open) / The next day of each national holiday/New Year holidays|
|Access||About 25 minutes by bus from Tottori Station Bus Terminal. The nearest bus stop is "Inaba Manyo Rekishikan Iriguchi". 5 minute walk from the stop.|