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  • Chiba Port Tower
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    Chiba Pref. Chibashi Chuou-ku Chuoukou 1
    From Chiba Port Tower at Port Park overlooks Tokyo Bay. The scenery from the fourth floor viewing promenade is wonderful in the daytime, but the evening is even more beautiful. Only visible twice a year in February and October, “Diamond Fuji” is a must see. At these times the sun seems to shine from the peak of Mt. Fuji like a great diamond.

    Located at Chiba port park, at a height of 125 meters, it is the tallest structure in the region offering a view point - observation deck offering glimpses of the bay area and surrounding Chiba...

  • Herb Garden Pocket
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    Chiba Pref. Choushishi Kasagamichou 7005
    This herb garden is in Choshi City. It grows a variety of plants such as jasmine, rosemary, and blueberries. Visitors can pick lavender year-round. Workshops to make bouquets, bath additives, and pressed flowers are available, and they have gardening courses as well. Other facilities include a tree house, a gift shop, and a restaurant that uses organic herbs grown on site.

    銚子の海岸通りにある、丁寧な案内表示に導かれ、オープン当初から通っています。手作り感満載なガーデンでは、販売だけではなく、生産・貸出などもおこなう幅広い園芸会社です。 スタッフは県園芸コンクールで優勝するなど、確かな知識と技術に裏付けされており、花木購入のさいのアドバイスもありがたい。 敷地内のレストランもアットホームな感じで、ゆったりと食事・お茶をすることができます。 ソバ飯を卵で包む「オムそ...

  • Uomizuka Observation Deck
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    Chiba Pref. Kamogawashi Kaisuka 3277
    This observatory is in Kaisuka, Kamogawa City. At about 110 meters above sea level, it has great views of the Kamogawa City nightscape and sunrise over the Pacific Ocean. The name Uomizuka comes from fishermen who once watched for schools of fish from there. Gyofu, the statue of the goddess on the top, is the observatory's symbol.

    The wind was strong and waves were big but the view would be very nice if the weather permited.You also can go into this underwater observatory and see underwater through windows in the wall...

  • Taitosaki Lighthouse
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    Chiba Pref. Isumishi Misakichouizumi 3508
    A lighthouse located on Cape Taito on the southernmost tip of Kujukuri Beach. The reinforced concrete structure stands 15.9 meters tall and its light can be seen from 41 kilometers away. The lighthouse area is also known as a picturesque area with a sweeping view of the Pacific Ocean's vast horizon, and on New Year's Day, many tourists make their way to take in the sight of the first sunrise of the new year. On weekends, a local NPO sells regional specialty products and holds the Lighthouse Festival here each year on May 4.
  • Mihama Bridge
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    Chiba Pref. Chibashi Mihama-ku Utase 3
    This road bridge spans the mouth of the Hanami River, and you can see the scenery of the Makuhari Shintoshin (New Downtown) area, including Tokyo Bay, Makuhari Messe and Chiba Marine Stadium. Connecting the beaches of Makuhari and Kemigawa, it is a spot where you can enjoy the Chiba City townscape and the night-view towards Tokyo in the distance.
  • Meiji Centennial Observation Tower
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    Chiba Pref. Futtsushi Futtsu 2280
    This observation tower is located in Futtsu City, and is officially called the Meiji Centennial Observation Tower. At the edge of Cape Futtsu, it was created to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Meiji. Characterized by its original design in the shape of a Goyo-matsu (Japanese white pine), you can look over Mt. Fuji, central Tokyo, Kannonzaki in Miura Peninsula, Kanagawa Prefecture on the opposite side of the cape from the tower.
  • Kujukuri Beach Tower
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    Chiba Pref. Sambugunkujukurimachi Fudoudou
    This tower is located on the Fudodo Beach in Fudodo, Kujukuri Town, Sanbu County. It has magnificent views of Kujukuri Beach and the sea from the top of the 22-meter tower with its spiral staircase design. It has one of the top 100 views in Chiba Prefecture and is a popular place for commemorative photos.
  • Ioka Lighthouse
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    Chiba Pref. Asahishi Kaminagai 1309-1
    A small lighthouse which stands on the grounds of Kaminagai Park on the Gyobu Cape, looking out from the cape over a panorama consisting of the surrounding Ioka Port, Kujukuri Beach, Byobugaura, and the Pacific Ocean. The sight of the lighthouse standing on the tip of the cape has been featured in numerous photographs, poems, and paintings. Note that visitors are not allowed to enter the interior of the lighthouse.
  • Choshi Port Tower
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    Chiba Pref. Choushishi Kawaguchichou 2-6385-267
    Choshi Port Tower is an observation tower located in Kawaguchi Town, Choshi City. The Tower was built using a twin-tower design. From the Observation Lobby area on the third floor level, at a height of 43.05 meters above the ground, there are marvelous views of Choshi fishing harbor; from the Observation Room on the fourth floor level, visitors can use the binoculars provided to look out over the Pacific Ocean and the Tonegawa River; there are 360-degree panoramic views, enabling visitors to view fish being landed at Choshi fishing harbor or view the vast expanse of the Pacific Ocean right out to the horizon. The second floor has an exhibition hall that is used for a variety of exhibitions and special events; there are shops on the first floor.

    I visited this tower with my friends. The ground level fulfills with seafood from the nearby sea. The upstair leads to the top of tower with incredible sea views.

  • Chikyu-no-marukumieru-oka Observatory
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    Chiba Pref. Choushishi Tennoudai 1421-1
    This lookout platform is located in Tennodai in Choshi City. It sits atop the peak of Mt. Atagoyama—the tallest in the northeastern part of the prefecture—and it offers 360-degree panoramic view, 330 degrees taken up by an oceanic horizon. On a clear day, you can see Mt. Fuji, Mt. Tsukuba, as well as the electricity-generating windmills along Byobugaura Coast, and they say you can feel the curvature of the earth. There are retail shops, event areas, and a café corner, all with great views.

    It took me 20-25 minutes from Inubo Station to climb up the hill to reach this place though Information I have says 15 minutes. Access by public transportation is very bad. Very few visitors despite...

  • Sunosaki Lighthouse
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    Chiba Pref. Tateyamashi Sunosaki 1043
    "This 15-meter-tall lighthouse, standing on the southwestern tip of the Boso Peninsula, was first lit up in 1919. The structure is registered as a National Tangible Cultural Property. Marguerites and rapeseed flowers have been planted around the lighthouse, leading to some referring to the area as ""Cape Marguerite."" On clear days, visitors to this picturesque destination can get a sweeping view encompassing sights such as Mt. Fuji and Izu Oshima Island."
  • Boso Flower Line
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    Chiba Pref. Tateyamashi Tateyama -Minami Boso city Wada town
    This coastal road stretches from Tateyama City to Minamiboso City in Chiba Prefecture. Spanning approximately 46 kilometers, you can enjoy seasonal flowers such as rape blossoms, creeping daisies and marigolds along the road. It was chosen as one of Japan's top 100 roads, and is known as a seaside road perfect for driving and cycling.
  • "Ioka Gyobu Cape Observation Deck ""Light and Wind"""
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    Chiba Pref. Asahishi Kaminagai 1309-1
    An observatory situated on the sheer, 60-meter high cliffs at the western end of Byobugaura. Commanding a view of the Pacific Ocean and Kujukuri Beach, the observatory is famous not only for its sunrises and sunsets but also its nightscape scenery. There is also an observatory space and free binoculars on the third floor of the observation deck, while the second floor is a panoramic museum which contains exhibits such as photographs and materials on the plant and animal life in the area.

    下の港から灯台と建物が見えたので行ってみました。土曜日だったせいかとてもたくさんの人がいましたが風が強かったです。階段を上がるのに息ができないくらい。でも景色も良いし、気持ちが良くておすすめです。

  • Tateyama Sunset Pier
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    Chiba Pref. Tateyamashi Tateyama 1564-1 ground point
    This pier adjoins the Nagisano Station Tateyama along the Uchibo Nagisa coastal highway in Tateyama, Tateyama City. At 500 meters, this pier proudly holds the record of being the longest in Japan. Visitors can enjoy sunsets over Tateyama Bay and the view of Mt. Fuji at this site selected as one of Japan's Top 100 Sunset Spots and Kanto's Top 100 Views of Mt. Fuji.
  • Katsuura Morning Market
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    Katsuura City, Chiba Prefecture
    Katsuura Morning Market is held near the main shopping streets in the Hamakatsuura district of Katsuura City, around 10 minutes’ walk from Katsuura Station. This market has a long history, dating back to 1591, and is one of the famous sights of Katsuura. Nowadays, the Morning Market is held on Asaichi Road in Shimohon-cho from the 1st to the 15th of each month, and on Asaichi Road in Nakahoncho from the 16th until the end of the month. The wide range of items on sale at the Morning Market includes seasonal agricultural produce, fresh fish and seafood, processed foods and handicrafts, etc. The Morning Market beings at around 6:00 a.m. and ends at around 11:00 a.m.; it is closed on Wednesdays and on New Year’s Day (January 1st).
  • Daikokuyama Observation Deck
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    Chiba Awa-gun Kyonanmachi
  • Meganekyo
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    Chiba Pref. Minamibousoushi Shirahamachoutakiguchi
  • Kimisarazu Tower
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    Chiba Pref. Kisaradushi Oda 2-16
  • Jushuichirandai
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    Chiba Pref. Awagunkyonanmachi Motona 184 Japan Terauchi
  • Kanguntukatembodai
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    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Kawadu 1394

Chiba Main Areas

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The Boso Peninsula forms the main body of Chiba prefecture, and this is where you’ll find its endless warm water beaches and jagged mountains. Further inland, Naritaーmost famous as the home of Narita Airportーis a secret haven of tradition and history in the form of centuries-old Shinshoji Temple and quaint wooden Edo buildings. Chiba prefecture is also home to both Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea.

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