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Yonago Mizutori Koen (Yonago Waterbirds Sanctuary)

Yonago Mizutori Koen is a waterbirds sanctuary located by Nakaumi lagoon which is designated a ramsar site and wildlife protection area. The area is known as a winter quarter of Tundra Swan.

        • Facility Name: Yonago Mizutori Koen (米子水鳥公園)
        • Address: 665 Hikona Shinden, Yonago City, Tottori Prefecture 683-0855
        • Phone: +81-859-24-6139
        • Daily Operating Hours:
          [Nov-March]7:00-17:30 on Saturday, Sunday and Holiday, 8:30-17:30 on weekday
        • Closed: Tuesday (When the Tuesday falls on a national holiday, it stays open and is closed on the following Wednesday), the following day of a holiday (except Saturday and Sunday), December 29th-January 3rd
        • Fare: Adult 300yen, Elementary and Junior High School Free
          Group above 15 ppl 200yen per person
          Annual Passports 1,500yen
          *No charge for the following visitors
          ・A visitor over 70 years old
          ・The physically challenged  
          ・A visitor with certification of needed long-term care
        • Access:
        • [Car]Drive for 20 minutes from Yonago Expressway Yonago IC towards JR Yonago Station. Drive for 15 minutes from JR Yonago Station to Yonago Mizutori Koren parking. Walk 2 minutes from the parking. (It will take approx. 2,000yen by taxi)
          [Bus]Take Hinomaru Bus bound for Shimoyoshizu at Yonago Station Bus Terminal. Get off at Norikoshi (乗越).Walk 20 minutes from the bus stop.
          [Air] 20 minutes drive from Yonago Kitaro Airport (3,000yen by taxi)
        • URL: Official Website