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