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Address: Tamayucho, Matsue 690-0000, Shimane Prefecture

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Breathtaking View of a Sunset

The view of the lake is great for not only driving by the lake but also walking along the lake. Don't miss a sun sinking under the lake. It's amazing color. It's one of the most... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
八千代 西
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The view of the lake is great for not only driving by the lake but also walking along the lake. Don't miss a sun sinking under the lake. It's amazing color. It's one of the most beautiful moments.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

You can take a boat trip on the lake (enjoyable), or simply stand on the shore and look at it, but there's really nothing much to see. The entire shore is in an urban area, so nature enthusiasts are going to be disappointed, and there isn't much in the way of natural beauty there either.

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Tokyo, Japan
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10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

The sunset at Shinjiko Lake, also called Lake Shinji, is spectacular. The day I went it was a little foggy but that didn't hinder the beauty of the sunset at all. The island Yomegashima can be seen from the shoreline of the lake.

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Matsue, Japan
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37 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Probably best known for its sunsets, though of course this depends on the weather. I enjoy the spooky view of the mountains in the distance even more, though other people enjoy the morning view of the shijimi clam fishers. Make sure to try out shijimi clam miso soup.

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Izumo, Japan
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36 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

We can enjoy beautiful lake sunset at the east side (Matsue).

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