Mie is located in the Kansai region of Central Japan. This city is rich in culture, nature, and history. Beautiful mountains and stunning coastal areas are present here with attractions for travelers. Mie has both traditional and modern attractions. The southern coastline possesses an irregular and rugged saw-toothed coast. The eastern coastline is designated as Ise-Shima National Park, and is famous for cultured pearls, oysters and Ise lobsters, all made possible by the complex geographical features.