Yurihama, Tottori

Yurihama, Tottori

Yurihama
湯梨浜町
Town
Location of Yurihama in Tottori Prefecture
Location of Yurihama in Tottori Prefecture
Yurihama is located in Japan
Yurihama
Yurihama
Location in Japan
Coordinates:
Country Japan
Region Chūgoku
San'in
Prefecture Tottori Prefecture
District Tōhaku
Area
 • Total 77.95 km2 (30.10 sq mi)
Population (December 31, 2009)
 • Total 17,785
 • Density 230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Nashi pear
- Flower Touteiran
- Bird Sankōchō
Address 19-1 Hisadome, Yurihama-chō, Tōhaku-gun, Tottori-ken
682-0723
Phone number 0858-35-3111
Website Town of Yurihama

Yurihama (湯梨浜町 Yurihama-chō) is a town located in Tōhaku District, Tottori Prefecture, Japan.

As of December 31, 2009, the town has an estimated population of 17,785 and a density of 228 persons per km². The total area is 77.95 km².

Yurihama was created on October 1, 2004, after a merger of the towns of Hawai and Tōgō, and the village of Tomari, all from Tōhaku District.

Yurihama is also well known for its hot springs near Lake Tōgō.

Contents

  • Surrounding municipalities 1
  • Places of note 2
  • Sister city 3
  • External links 4

Surrounding municipalities

Places of note

  • Enchoen Chinese Garden
  • Fudō-taki (waterfall)
  • Ueshi-jō (castle)
  • Tōgo Onsen
  • Hawai Onsen
  • Shitori Shrine (shrine)

Sister city

External links

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons

  • Yurihama official website (Japanese)