Mishima Day Trip
Hop off the Bullet train at Mishima station and spend the day walking around the quaint and undiscovered town of Mishima.
Centuries ago the town of Mishima was an important stop on the Ancient Tokaido Highway. Mishima is a town of canals and green leafy streets and with all of the attractions easily accessible from the Bullet train station Mishima is a great day trip and has something for the whole family.
Jump on a free shuttle bus from Mishima Station to this lovely area & enjoy the morning exploring the sculpture gardens, museums, shops and restaurants *1st shuttle 09:40 / closed on Wed.
Lunch at the Gardens
After spending a couple of hours at the gardens pop into one of the restaurants in the area for lunch.
Rakuiyu Park & Petting Zoo
Rakujyu Park is a lovely sprawling Japanese garden with large pond that is filled with water filtered down from Mt Fuji. A Petting Zoo in the park is also a great option for kids.
Visit Mishima Taisha Shrine
Take the free shuttle bus back to the station and it is then a 10 minute walk to Mishima Taisha Shrine – enjoy the Japanese gardens and visit the deer enclosure.
Do some shopping at Taisha no Mori
1min from Mishima Shrine is the stylish cafe area which provides a variety of food and drink to choose from – ice cream for the kids, craft beer for the adults it is a great way to end the day.