The Shimanto River boasts some of the most beautiful river scenery in all of Japan and offers a wide range of activities.
In a forest of willows beside the lower reaches of the great Shimanto River, thousands of bright yellow rape flowers blossom in spring. The 2 km-long path is a pleasant place to stroll.
Nakamura is part of Shimanto City which stands at the mouth of the great Shimanto River, Japan’s last undammed river. You can sail on the Shimanto River here, and enjoy the views from the castle.