Explore Shizuoka

Explore the serene environment, unique history and friendly local communities of Shizuoka, majestic home of Mount Fuji

Explore Shizuoka

Discover Tokaido, the ancient and modern route that links Tokyo and Kyoto, and how you can experience it.

Things to Do

Browse the unique nature and culture related activities, attractions and scenery that Shizuoka is famous for.

Mount Fuji

Experience Japan’s most enduring icon, Mt Fuji, through ecotours, historical shrines, and local communities.

Famous for Food

See why Shizuoka is famous for green tea, wasabi and sake, and enjoy the festive culinary culture.

Plan Your Trip

Shizuoka is right between Tokyo and Kyoto and the prefecture has multiple station on the Tokaido Shinkansen line.

Now Trending

Mt Fuji Ecotours – Fujinomiya

Explore iconic Mt. Fuji from a different perspective From exploring the majesty of the Shiraito falls and cycling through traditional villages, to personalised kimono fittings and sweet making - Fujinomiya City based Mt Fuji Ecotours is your gateway to authentic...

read more

Party with the Locals

Partying with the locals Every year across Japan communities come together and participate in festivals that help to promote community spirit and foster teamwork. Joining in one of these events is one of the most unique and authentic experiences a visitor to...

read more

Baird Brewery in Shuzenji

Baird Brewery in Shuzenji Baird Beer combine Shuzenji’s natural bounty and crystal clear water to brew some of the finest amber beverages and craft beers in the east - and now Baird Beer is fast becoming a flagship for the emerging Japan craft beer scene around the...

read more

Destination Shizuoka

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

Western Area

Soak in the onsen hot spring atmosphere around Lake Hamanako, or participate in exciting local festivals

Central Area

Explore local villages nestled in the mountains, and enjoy festivals and customs hundreds of years in the making

Eastern Area

From Mt Fuji down to the onsens and white sand beaches of the Izu peninsula, explore a plethora of scenic spots and nature activities

Area Focus

Kakegawa

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!

Shizuoka Connect

The latest updates and happenings around the Shizuoka region. Use #exploreshizuoka and have your image featured right here!

instagram default popup image round
Follow Me
502k 100k 3 month ago
Share

Pin It on Pinterest