Find Your Yamaguchi
- Find Your Yamaguchi
Highlights of Yamaguchi
Yamaguchi offers magnificent natural landscape, many historic and cultural tourist spots with full of romance, delicious food including blow fish and hot springs. Yamaguchi cordially welcomes you.
There are a lot of sightseeing spots including Akiyoshidai, Tsunoshima Island, and Motonosumi Shrine where the magnificent nature can be seen, the world heritage, Hagi Castle Town and the national treasure, Rurikoji Temple where you can feel the cultural history, and one of the Japan's three famous bridges, Kintaikyo Bridge.
There is a variety of unique hot springs in various locations in Yamaguchi ―the one located in a quiet mountain area, the one that the ocean can be seen while you are bathing, the one with high skin beautification, etc.
Being surrounded by sea on three sides , Yamaguchi is endowed with cuisine from both the land and sea. On top of local dishes, "Kawara Soba Noodle" and "Iwakuni Zushi", you can enjoy the cuisine which uses a variety of ingredients, such as authentic "blow fish dishes", "swordtip squid" which is so-called the queen of squid, and "Choshu Kuro Kashiwa", Yamaguchi-grown original free range chicken. In addition, there are many sake breweries so that you can enjoy locally brewed sake in different parts of Yamaguchi.