Tottori Prefecture (鳥取県 Tottori-ken) is a prefecture of Japan located in the Chūgoku region. The capital is the city of Tottori. It is the least populous prefecture in Japan.

 

Noted places

Tottori City

  • Tottori Sand Dunes
  • Jinpūkaku, a late Meiji period residence

Daisen

  • Daisen, the highest of the Chūgoku Mountains, 1,729 m (5,673 ft)

Daisen and Yonago

  • Mukibanda Yayoi remains, the largest site of Yayoi period settlement in Japan

Yonago and Sakaiminato

  • Nakaumi, a brackish lake located between Tottori Prefecture and Shimane Prefecture, fifth largest lake in Japan

Misasa

  • Misasa Onsen
  • Sanbutsu-ji, a Heian period temple designated a National Treasure of Japan

Sakaiminato

  • Kitarō Road, a street in Sakaiminato dedicated to Shigeru Mizuki’s GeGeGe no Kitaro manga character
  • Lake Koyama

Iwami

  • Uradome Coast, a scenic ria coastal inlet

 

Site of Tottori :

http://www.pref.tottori.lg.jp/