Fun things to do in Shizuoka-ken

  • Approachable only from the Forest Park
    Approachable only from the Forest Park
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    Old Torii Gate
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    The View from the Shrine
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    You won't be dissappointed!

    by YKR Written Aug 13, 2003

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    If you go up to the top of Katsuragi-san (Mt. Katsuragi) by ropeway, you can enjoy a spectacular view from the observatory including Mt. Fuji. Unfortunately, I couldn't see the whole of Mt. Fuji as there were clouds covering the mountaintop. But still, the landscape was amazing and was worth paying 1,220 yen (both ways for the ropeway).

    Only if there were no clouds...
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    American History in Japan

    by Robachu1 Updated Apr 4, 2011

    When in Shimoda we stopped to see the place where Admiral Perry first landed on Japan in the 1800's and the site of the first US Consulate in Japan.

    The website below will give you a short history of Townsend Harris, first consul to Japan, and also Perry's expedition.

    An American has landed.
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  • Daitokan

    This hotel offers relatively large rooms compared to others and has three different types of hot...

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  • Richmond Hotel Hamamatsu

    218-1 Motojomachi, Naka-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, 430-0946, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Hotel Century Shizuoka

    223 rooms English Services available Western Bedding available Room Bath available Single 11,200...

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