CHUGOKU region consists of 5 prefectures, divided by Chugoku mountain range into 2 areas, Sanyo area facing to inland sea consists of Okayama, Hiroshima and Yamaguchi and Sanin area facing to Japan sea consists of Tottori and Shimane.
The biggest city , Hiroshima is not only known for the first atomic bomb attack in 1945, but also Miyajima to glance at floating torii , which in Japanese means "Shrine Island".
Okayama is also popular place as historic ceramic, seafood and delicious fruits.
In Shimane, there is the great Izumo Taisha Shrine, which ranks with Ise-Jingu Shrine, is one of the most important Shrine in Japan and Iwami Ginzan silver mine, a Unesco World Heritage.
Considering play golf in this region, we would recommend to choose Sanyo area since there are about 140 golf courses in Okayama, Hiroshima and Yamaguchi and the prestige golf club like Bicchukogen Hokubo Country Club, JFE Setonaikai Golf Club, Ube72 Country Club and Shimonoseki Golf Club and so on.