Matsumoto is full of exciting sightseeing destinations, many of them walkable from the station. See the picture-perfect Matsumoto Castle and former Kaichi School, be intrigued by the works of Matsumoto-born Yayoi Kusama at the Matsumoto Museum of Art, or explore beautiful, historical shinto shrines. For nature lovers, head to the surrounding mountains and highlands for breathtaking views and pleasant strolls.