The Chugoku Region (, Chgoku Chih, meaning “centre country”) is located on Japan’s main island Honshu.
It is typically separated into two regions: the densely developed and industrialized Sanyo Region on the Seto Inland Sea coast. And the considerably more rural Sanin Region on the Sea of Japan coast.
Akiyoshidai- Karst plateau with large limestone cave.
Hagi – Castle town with preserved samurai district.
Iwakuni – Site of the picturesque Kintai-kyo Bridge.
Shimonoseki – City at the westernmost tip of Honshu.
Yamaguchi – Pleasant city at the western end of Honshu.
Motonosumi Shrine – Remote shrine along the coast with tunnel of torii gates