Get your vacation started on the right track by familiarizing yourself with Izumo before you head off.
Izumo is located 70 miles (113 kilometers) north of Hiroshima, a notable city.
Enjoy meeting the locals while on vacation? This part of Shimane has a population of around 89,000 people.
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If you want to stay in the center of Izumo, don't get your hopes up — there aren't many accommodations here. That said, Matsue is only 22 miles (35 kilometers) away and has some great options. Some of our top picks are the Matsue Excel Hotel Tokyu.
The thrill of roaming a completely new place will never get old. Once you've safely touched down at Izumo Airport (IZO), the downtown area of Izumo will be just 9 miles (14 kilometers) away.
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Don't spend precious time trying to work out the easiest way to get into town. Collect your car from the Izumo Airport area and skip the stressful part. Swing by Hertz and Europcar.
If you're staying near the city, make your way to Europcar at 1-2-7 Eki Minami-Machi - South Entrance, Go To Times Car Rental. You'll find it 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the center of town.
Make your way to Shimane Museum of Ancient Izumo once you've been to all the well-known museums and you're still looking for more!
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History enthusiasts like to take part in guided tours of Izumo Cultural Tradition Hall, a memorable historic house.
But that's not all there is.
Take a deep breath of the fragrant air and enjoy the lovely floral displays at Shimane Flower Village.
If you have seen the best of Izumo and have more time up your sleeve, don't worry! Just 20 miles (32 kilometers) away is Oda, and you definitely won't be bored here. If you want to spend a whole day in this area, stop by the Iwami-Ginzan Silver Mine World Heritage Center in the morning. Next hop on over to Wubai Luohans and Mononobe Shrine. After more options? Matsue is 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Izumo. Visit for attractions including Matsue Castle, the Shimane Art Museum and the Gesshoji Temple. You have all the choice in the world!
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