Kumano Nachi Taisha > Access

Back to the main article   [mappress mapid=”64″] Kumano Nachi Taisha is in the southern part of Wakayama Prefecture and getting there takes a bit of time. A daily trip from a distance from Nagoya or around Osaka may be good. From Tokyo First, take a shinkansen to Nagoya Station. …

Oirase > Access

Back to the main article   [mappress mapid=”30″] Let’s enter the Aomori prefecture first.   From Tōkyō From Tōkyō take the Hayate Shinkansen to Hachinohe Station. From there take a JR Tōhoku Bus to Towada Lake and get off at the Oirase stop. There are many stops along the Oirase …

Tōkyō-Edo Museum > Access

Back to the main article   The Tōkyō-Edo Museum is located in the city centre and it is extremely easy to reach. You can get to the Ryōgoku station using the Toei Ōedosen subway and the JR Sōbusen. From the Ryōgoku station west entrance to the Tōkyō Edo Museum it’s …

Iga-Ueno > Access

Back to the main article   Iga-Ueno is located between Ōsaka and Nagoya, it is reachable within 3 hours from both these cities. It is possible to visit Iga-Ueno on a day trip, but the public transportation is limited, so check in advance! From Tōkyō First, go to Nagoya Station …

Ritsurin Park > Access

Back to the main article   Ritsurin Park is located in Takamatsu City, in Shikoku’s Kagawa Prefecture. You can access Takamatsu by train, ferry and plane. By train, you have to reach Okayama station first. You can easily get there by Shinkansen from Tōkyō, Ōsaka and Western Japan. At Okayama …

Taga-Taisha > Access

Back to the main article   ・From Tōkyō and Nagoya You have to reach Maibara Station by Shinkansen (note that some trains skip this station) first, the journey takes about two hours from Tōkyō and less than an hour from Nagoya. This part of the journey is covered by the Japan …

Jōgasaki Coast – Access

Back to the main article   ・From Tōkyō There are direct trains heading to the Jōgasaki coast from Tōkyō. Get on the “Odoriko” Limited Express train at Tōkyō station, bound to Shimoda Station, and it will arrive to Izu peninsula in about one hour (there are also trains from Shinjuku …

Haruna Shrine > Access

Back to the main article [mappress mapid=”45″]   Haruna Shrine is located in Gunma Prefecture’s Takasaki City. Due to its distance from the center it is has to be accessed by car. Doing so, leaving the Kan’etsu motorway at Takasaki IC is the best option. From that point you can drive …