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  • ●Landscape
  • ●Leisure
  • ●Museum and Aquarium
  • ●Shrines and Temples
  • ●Cultural Facilities
Eiheiji Temple

EIHEIJI TEMPLE

There are more than 70 buildings on an extensive site, an ancient temple founded by Zen master Dogen about 750 years ago.
50 minutes by car from Mimatsu.
Echizen Pottery Village

ECHIZEN-TOGEI-MURA (ECHIZEN POTTERY VILLAGE)

There are historical exhibits at the pottery museum. Experience creating Echizen Yaki (fee) in pottery class.
60 minutes by car from Mimatsu.
Tojinbo

TOJINBO

A formation of unique geological(stone) columns continuing for 2 km along the Japan Sea Coast.
15 min by car from Mimatsu.
Echizen Lacquer Ware Traditional Industry Center

ECHIZEN LACQUER WARE TRADITIONAL INDUSTRY CENTER

Historical materials, manufacturing process, lacquerware demonstration can be seen here.
90 min by car from Mimatsu.
Shibamasa World Amusement Park

SHIBAMASA WORLD AMUSEMENT PARK

A nice theme park facing the sea. Various attractions and the largest pool in the country etc.
10 min by car from Mimatsu.
Echizen Matsushima Aquarium

ECHIZEN MATSUSHIMA AQUARIUM

A Unique and Enjoyable Learning Experience. Let's Enjoy the dolphin and penguin shows.
10 min by car from Mimatsu.
Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum

FUKUI PREFECTURAL DINOSAUR MUSEUM

This museum is the largest treasure trove of dinosaur fossils in Japan.
65 min by car from Mimatsu.