Do you know Tatara/たたら? Simply put, making iron. The topography of Onan Town was created by Tatara. Remains of Tatara remain around Onan Town. Let's experience nature, history ,culture and Let's enjoy Interact with the locals. 【Schedule for the day】 Bus arrival time 11:30 Let's buy a Bento/弁当 (takeout meal) at the roadside station. We will visit “Bato- Kannon/馬頭観音”. Bato-Kannon are located in old difficult places. Let's look at the topography of the town created by "Tatara" from the observation deck. The place to eat Bento is an old private house(古民家） built 180 years ago. Yukata/浴衣 will be prepared, so let's experience shooting. Let's have a look at the Kotee/鏝絵（こてえ） at the temple near the old house. Drive along the town road and move to Akaba waterfall where you can see the remains of the charcoal kiln/炭焼き窯. Do you know the movie “Princess Mononoke/もののけ姫”? There is a scene where a cow carries luggage. Tatara is going on in this area, The cow was carrying the cargo. There is also a horse head Kannon here. Let's go to the beautiful clear stream of Onan Town and look for the iron slag /鉄滓（てっさい）. Let's see and interact with a charcoal kiln at the house of a friend who lives in the forest and burns charcoal. Bus departure time 17:40→Hiroshima station 19:00 You can also buy souvenirs at the roadside station until the bus arrives. + Bus cost not included
Hello,I am Yoshi, I live in Ohnan Town"邑南町", Shimane Prefecture. (Ohnan=Onan) I am a nature lover.I like waterfalls the most. I am most familiar with Ohnan Town waterfall. In Ohnan Town, I am called "Ohnan spider" But it ’s not as cool as a Hollywood star,I am small older gentleman. Why Spider? Please check my Instagram♪ There are four waterfalls in Ohnan Town, the legendary waterfall of Huge spider. instagram:@yomihanabi My personal website:http://manis.chu.jp/ohnan/ I like the camera and adventure. The nature of Ohnan Town is introduced on Instagram. Personality is friendly. I'm not very good at English, but I hope you enjoy naure & photography. I’m flexible to meet on your request. Other than Saturday and Sunday,I can respond to your date request. From December to the end of March, the experience cannot be held due to snow.
I will pick you up from the meeting place to the experience place. ★Bus(Hiroshima~Ohnan) cost not included.
・ Insect repellent spray ・ Umbrella when it rains
1 道の駅 Road station : You can buy Bento. 2 馬頭観音/Bato-kannon(Hayagriva) prayed for safety on the way. 3 展望台 Observation deck:A place where you can see the terrain created by Tatara. 4 古民家 Old houses from the Edo period. 5 赤馬滝 Akaba waterfall:There are charcoal kiln ruins and Bato-kannon(Hayagriva). 6 清流 Clear stream You can look for iron slag 7 交流 Converse with the locals.You can interact with locals in the forest and see the charcoal kiln.
Please do not miss the bus from Hiroshima Station. Hiroshima Station Shinkansen Exit / North Exit Bus No. 3 Expressway bus can be taken to Onan (Bus companies: Iwamiginzango). The one-way fare is ¥ 2,110. Bus departure time 10:00 Do not buy a return ticket, only pay one way directly.
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