Shinjiko Lake, Matsue

Visit Shinjiko Lake, an impressive natural feature surrounded by plenty of attractions. The scenery of the lake and surrounding areas can be explored by land or water, with a number of cruise companies offering trips out onto the lake. With a circumference of 47 km (29 mi), the lake represents the seventh largest body of water in the country. A brackish lake where freshwater and saltwater blend together, the lake supports a diverse number of aquatic species, including whitebait, sea bass, eels, and shijimi shellfish. Head to one of the lakeside seafood restaurants to sample dishes made with what are commonly known as the "seven delicacies of Shinji-ko." Put Shinjiko Lake into our Matsue day trip website and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Izumo is famous with sunset views over the Yakumo is cloudy and eventually 拝mezu. If not for next morning sun enter Sun in,,, and. Sun and sunsets, but depending on the weather.
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  • Was very thick with overcast skies. Lake Shinji sunset on a sunny day is great. Especially the bride is shooting spot per.
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  • The famous sunset is like, but unfortunately it was cloudy. Clam-related specialty shops are all over the place, the staff was very helpful
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Where to stay in Matsue

With its canals, rivers, and lakes central to the look and everyday life of Matsue, many visitors arrive wanting a view of the water. And they're certainly in luck, because the city has placed its primary accommodations up close to the waterways. Traditional "ryokan" (guesthouses) with "onsen" (traditional Japanese spas) sit to the north of the river, while a good number of basic hotels lie to the south. Look around the countryside to the south for clusters of retreats in scenic areas, including traditional ryokan and modern hotels with onsite onsen.
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