A train known locally by the nickname "gatchakon train," taken from the Japanese rendering of the extremely loud noise it once made while proceeding through the town. Although they now use new electric trains, this chance to enjoy the relaxing countryside of Japan remains unchanged. Why not take a leisurely trip around the famous spots Shiga has to offer?
Taga Taisha Shrine
Toyosato Elementary School Old School Buildings
Former Kaigake Elementary School
Tarobogu Shrine (Aga-jinja Shrine)
Omihachiman City Museum
Townscape of Gokasho Kondo (Omi Merchant Houses)
Museum of History and Folklore Omi Hino Merchant Museum
Shiga Agricultural Park "Blumen Hugel Farm"