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On a journey around cultural heritage
Shiga Prefecture has nurtured its own history and culture along with the vast nature of Lake Biwa and other areas. Among them, especially in the Ishiyama / Hamaotsu area of Otsu City, there are many historical buildings, historic sites, and famous places around Ishiyamadera and Mitsuiji. By visiting the rich nature and cultural heritage and experiencing the local culture, you will surely discover the charm of Otsu that you will not notice just by looking at a book.