SIGHTSEEING

Shizuoka's mountains and rivers, plains and coastline, hot springs and lakes fill the prefecture with constantly changing natural beauty. Mt. Fuji in changing seasons.

The rocky coastline and famous hot springs of the Izu Peninsula. The magnificent Southern Alps. The flow of the Fuji, Abe, Ohi and Tenryu Rivers. Expansive Lake Hamana. Famous, historically significant sites such as Shiraito Falls, Irozaki and Mt. Kuno, long associated with the first Tokugawa shogun, Ieyasu (1542-1616). Shizuoka's numerous scenic spots attract many visitors. More Info

Hotsprings

Shizuoka Prefecture has many hot springs, particularly in Izu Area, and there are many famous hot springs with their unique legends and histories. More Info