Nishi Amane Former Residence
It's a pleasant walk down the river from Tsuwano town centre to see the peaked-roof former residence of Nishi Amane (1829–97), a...
Mori Ōgai Former Residence
Across the river from the Nishi Amane house is the old residence of Mori Ōgai (1862–1922), a highly regarded novelist who served as a...
Mori Ōgai Memorial Museum
The speciality here is fresh wheat noodles handmade on the premises, going into filling dishes like sansai udon (noodles with wild...
Lonely Planet review
The broken walls of Tsuwano-jō brood over the valley. A slightly rickety chairlift takes you slowly up the hillside, and there's a further 15-minute walk through the woods to the castle ruins. There's nothing here but the walls, but there are of course great views.