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Shizuoka is blessed with rich nature and has many sightseeing spots.
Let's enjoy them from nearby places.

Rich in Nature Shizuoka, filled with healing nature

Surrounded by oceans and mountains, Shizuoka is rich in beautiful nature.
Shizuoka stretches 155 kilometers from east to west and can be divided into four areas.
Each area has a different charm, and deciding where to go may be a difficult job!

Mount Fuji View Spots Best Spots for Viewing Mt. Fuji

Pine Grove

This site was registered as a part of Mt. Fuji’s world heritage site.
The collaboration of green pine forests along the beach, the bright blue ocean, and Mt. Fuji is one of the most scenic views.

Yume Terrace

Once ranked first in a competition of the 100 best sightseeing spots in Japan, this spot offers panoramic views of the Izu Peninsula, Suruga Bay, and the Southern Alps.

Obuchi Sasaba

Visitors can enjoy a magnificent view of Mt. Fuji and the green tea fields, which are unique to Shizuoka.
Many people visit here in May to enjoy the stunning scenery of Mt. Fuji and the tea fields.

Suruga Bay Ferry

Riding Suruga Bay Ferry which connects Shimizu Port in Shizuoka City and Toi Port in Izu City, you can enjoy the view of Mt. Fuji from the ship.
It provides you with a stunning view of Mt. Fuji with nothing between you and the great mountain.

Asagiri Plateau

The Plateau at the foot of mount Fuji is a great place for paragliding and cycling.
There are also ranches where cows also enjoy the relaxing atmosphere.

Lake Tanuki

With a great view of mount fuji and its reflection on the lake, you will have two ways to enjoy the mountain.
Camping, BBQ, and cycling around the lake are popular activities.

Hot Spring Spots Shizuoka, one of the most famous hot spring resorts in Japan. Hot spring (Onsen) Spots

Onsen is a big cultural activity for the Japanese.
There are various hot springs, ranging from historic and famous hot springs and luxury ryokan (Japanese-style inns) to resort hotels.
Some hot spring resorts like Atami are located along the coast, and others are blessed with a great location with a view of Mt. Fuji.
Let's try Shizuoka's hot springs and enjoy the healing power of Onsen.

Other Spots Many other spots to visit!

Izu Shimoda Ryugukutsu (Sea Cave)

a spiritual hot spot created by nature


a temple surrounded by bamboo forest, with a tiny bamboo pathway

Mishima Taisha shrine

an ancient shrine with a long history dating back to the Heian period.

Kakegawa Castle

one of the 100 best castles in Japan.

Kunozan Toshogu Shrine

a shrine designated as a national treasure of Japan.

Fujisan Hongu Sengen Taisha

a World Heritage Site

Oku Oi Kojo Station

the train station built over the lake

  • Photos: Shizuoka Prefectural Tourism Association

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