Anime pilgrimage tours are increasing in popularity with the fine examples from Ooarai City and Girls Und Panzer, and yet another holy ground has been discovered. Shortly after the first broadcast of Free!, fans found out the location of the show and someone has already made the visit.
Free! anime takes place in Iwami cho in Tottori prefecture in Japan.
More photos are available at Etesuke Sougou Untensho. At this time, it is not confirmed if the town is planning any collaborations with the swimming anime.