Eastern Tottori Area /Tottori, Iwami, Chizu, Yazu and Wakasa Town
The area is surrounded by the sea in the north and mountains in the south. The Sanin Kaigan Geopark became a member of Global Geoparks Network in 2010. Visitors can choose a wide selection of programs along the coastline. In the mountain area, workshops using wild nuts and flowers are regularly held. There is also an opportunity to learn Japanese history and culture including a ride on a steam locomotive.