Hinoki tree of Okubo大久保のヒノキ
If you travel around Shiiba village and are a nature enthusiast, then we recommend the Hinoki tree of Okubo. The tree has been standing on the hillside located 700m above the sea level for for the last 800 years. It is one of the oldest Hinoki tree in Japan, with a height of 32m and a circumference of 9.3m, it has even been designated as a natural monument in 1994. We can only advice travelers to go there, as the surrounding is also magnificent and quiet.