Explore the serene environment, unique history and friendly local communities of Shizuoka, majestic home of Mount Fuji
Golf in Shizuoka With a stable year-round climate, long stretches of dramatic coastline and stunning views of the majestic Mt Fuji, Shizuoka provides an amazing variety of different golf experiences all within close proximity to Tokyo. Whether you are heading to Japan...read more
Minshuku Stay in Shizuoka Stepping off the beaten path, traveling into the countryside, interacting with locals, and experiencing their everyday way of life is the one of the best ways to enjoy Japan and explore a different side of the country. 'Minshuku' are the...read more
Cycling in Shizuoka There is no doubt that Japan is quickly becoming recognized as one of the world's top cycling destinations - Shizuoka has something for everyone. With mountains that rival that of Europe, abundant quiet roads where cars are seldom seem and a...read more
Plan your Trip
Nestled right between Kyoto and Tokyo, and accessible within one hour via the Tokaido Shinkansen, immerse yourself in authentic Japanese culture and nature. Shizuoka’s varying geography has something for everyone, from mountain hiking and biking, to water sports and onsen retreats.
Regions of Shizuoka
Explore Castles, mansions, and good local food outdoors.
One of the main stations right on the Tokaido line between Tokyo and Kyoto, Kakegawa offers authentic Japanese outdoor dining, historical castles and mansions to explore, and friendly locals to show you around. Stay for a day, or make it your base for a few nights when the 2019 Rugby World Cup comes to town!
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