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Ichibata densha

Izumo, Japan
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olafoomes wrote a review Sep 2019
Amstelveen, The Netherlands1606 contributions173 helpful votes
The Ichibata Railway departing from from Matsue Shinjiko Onsen Station offers direct trains to Izumo Taisha Mae station close to Izumo Taisha Shrine. Since Matsue Shinjiko Onsen station is the starting station and Izumo Taisha Mae the last station it is an easy ride if you are going to Izumo Taisha Shrine. The trip takes about one hour and travels along the northern shore of Lake Shinji. So during the ride you can enjoy some very spectacular views over the lake as well. The one way fare is 810 Yen. A round trip comes slightly cheaper namely 1500 Yen.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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MARIKO wrote a review Jun 2017
Kodaira, Tokyo, Japan278 contributions36 helpful votes
"Ichibata Railway" is a local railway around Izumo and Matsue. Many people use this train to visit Izumo Taisha. Izumo Taisha is the most famous spiritual spot for good relationship in Japan. So, one of the train carriage is wrapped by cute design with pink color and shimanekko cat. If you go around Izumo and Matsue, you can use one day railway ticket for 1500 yen. Also, if you have a plan to visit Ancient Izumo Museum, you can buy one day railway ticket with museum ticket for only 1800 yen! It's very useful vehicle to go around Izumo, and very fun to ride!
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Date of experience: June 2017
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mat_mak wrote a review Sep 2016
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan5893 contributions680 helpful votes
This company operates train, bus and taxi services in Shimane. Trains connects to Izumo taisha, Izumo city and Matsue city. Trains runs few times every hour. If passengers miss a train, they will have to wait next train for hour, so you should check time table in advance.
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Date of experience: September 2016
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