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Izumotaisha mae Station, Izumo
Categories: Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Built in 1930, Izumotaisha mae Station was made a Heritage of Industrial Modernization site for its contribution to mass tourism. Observe the station's standout design, rendered in a Western architectural style with striking stained glass windows. It has retained its old-fashioned styling even though it continues to function today, providing the only rail link between Izumo and Taisha. While the station offers little in the way of English information, you can find onsite amenities and a cafe. Make Izumotaisha mae Station a centerpiece of your Izumo vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Izumo trip itinerary builder.
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駅名の通り、出雲大社の最寄り駅になります。 都会の雑踏に慣れた自分にとって、まるでタイムスリップしたようなレトロな雰囲気が包んでくれます。 駅舎は白を基調とし、色とりどりのステンドグラスが嵌め込まれて昭和初期の「洋風」な感じを受けます。 電車に乗車するには、前もって切符を買いますが…券売機も多少新しいものから昭和を感じさせるものの２台あって（もちろん古い方で購入しました）、自動改札の代わりに１０分... read more »Street station, the nearest station Izumo Taisha. Wrap will me used to the hustle and bustle of the city back in time like a retro feel. Station and white tones and the colourful stained-glass Windows are set early "Western-style" is a feeling. The train ride in advance buy tickets. But feel the Showa era from the ticket vending machines, some new ones have two (of course purchased in the old one), retro powered gate instead of automatic gates open 10 minutes prior. With traditional scissors will cut ticket. No impression is lined with benches for waiting time (conductor stood on the gate when you arrive in reverse, you received a ticket in hand), crowded, almost until time adjust somewhere, come and go, so I was waiting while resting in a cafe next to the station (selling roasted green tea Latte, roasted green tea soft serve ice cream, etc.).show original
This is the closest station to Izumo taisha shrine. The station and trains are operated by a private train company in Izumo city, Shimane prefecture. Trans have regular connections to Izumo city and M... read more »
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