Map your time at JCMU!

Welcome to the Maps page. This page is dedicated to providing students with information and resources for finding places of interest in Hikone and Shiga Prefecture. Students and alumni are encouraged to contribute!

Points of Interest In/Around Hikone

Curious as to what kind of places are in/around Hikone? Then check out the destinations on the map below, as pinned by our alumni!

If you are a JCMU alum, we would love to add your own points of interest! You can add your own pins by visiting the map’s editable webpage. Make sure to open it in a browser, or the editing features may not be visible. You may also have to be logged into your Google account to access editing functions. Feel free to stay in Hikone, drop a pin elsewhere in Shiga, or even highlight your favorit place in Kyoto!

Touring Around Shiga

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JCMU friends at are working hard to provide a comprehensive website about places to see in Shiga Prefecture, in English! They are always adding more places and publishing new articles.

If you want to contribute to the Be Wa website by submitting articles for publication, click here.

Click here to go to the interactive map

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