Other Sightseeing Spots in Chiba Area

  • Nojimazaki Lighthouse
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    Chiba Minamiboso-shi Shirahamacho Shirahama 630
    "This white lighthouse, which was built at the southernmost tip of the Boso Peninsula in Chiba Prefecture in 1869, is also known as the ""Swan Lighthouse"" because of its shining white light. There is a walking trail around the lighthouse, and many people enjoy walking along the cape in the sea breeze."

    It was windy when I visited and I didnt climb the lighthouse but walking around was pleasant, it has a well kept, clean and there are shops and restaurants around.

  • 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.

    ดูพระอาทิตย์ตกสวยๆ และชมวิวแบบ 360 องศาแบบไม่มีอะไรมาบัง มีห้องนิทรรศการและพิพิธภัณฑ์ และ Café 330° ให้นักพักนั่งคุย กินดื่ม ชมวิว การเดินทางมาที่หอชมวิว จิคิวโนะมารุกุ เอรุโอกะ...

  • Hi Koki no Oka
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    Chiba Sanbu-gun Shibayamamachi Iwayama 2021-ban 6

    飛行機付きの方は、ある訪問して間違えなしです。フライトレーダーを見ながら待っていると、とても楽しめます。あぁ、ニューヨークから来たんだ、、って感じて、なんかワクワクします。

  • Inubosaki Lighthouse
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    Chiba Choshi-shi Inubosaki 9576
    "Inubosaki Lighthouse is located in Inubosaki, the easternmost point of Kanto, and is known as the earliest place in Japan to see the first sunrise of the new year. In 2019, the ""Inubo Terrace Terrace"" will open adjacent to the lighthouse and is bustling with visitors every day."
  • 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.

    駐車場から数分歩きます。展望台からは遮るものがないので、鴨川の街と海が眺められます。なかなかの絶景なので行く価値はあります。

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Haraoka Sanbashi
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    Chiba Minamiboso-shi Tomiuracho Haraoka Chisaki
  • 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).
  • 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.

    この付近だと海鮮ばかりなので、軽くお茶するには最適です。 ハーブも展示即売していますが、旅の途中、持ち帰りには宅配便が便利です。 季節が、春夏ならハーブも茂りもっと楽しいと思います。入場無料なので、時間調整に覗いてみるのもあり。 ただ、細い道を入るので、看板に注意してください。

  • 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."
  • I Link Town Observation Deck
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    Chiba Ichikawa-shi Ichi Kawaminami 1-10-1
    "The Towers West, a 45-story building located in the south exit area of Ichikawa Station in I-link Town Ichikawa, is a complex that houses a library and stores, and has a free observation deck on the top floor. There are no tall buildings other than the 37-story ""The Towers West"" on the east side of the building, and the view is outstanding. The Towers West is directly connected to the station for easy access, and since it is open from morning to night, visitors can enjoy the view at different times of the day."

    小さいながらセルフサービスのカフェが45階にあります。市川の銘菓を月替りで提供。コーヒーカップは市川にゆかりの東山魁夷画伯の「道」の絵が書かれています。展望施設への入場は無料ですから〜まったりしに何度でもおとづれたい場所です。

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Kimisarazu Tower
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    Chiba Kisarazu-shi Oda 2-16 Oda Mountain Park
    This tower is located on top of the mountain in Odayama Park a 15-minute walk from JR Kisarazu Station. The tower was built to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of Kisarazu City, and bronze statues of Yamato Takeru-no-Mikoto and Ototachibana-hime stand facing each other on top of the tower's two steeples. From the tower's observation deck, visitors can get a sweeping view encompassing Kisarazu City and Tokyo Bay, and can even see all the way to Tokyo Tower and Yokohama Landmark Tower. The statues on top of the tower are lit up at night and the tower is also famous for its night view, having even been selected for inclusion in the 100 Night Views of Japan list.
  • Narita San Omote-sando
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    Chiba Narita-shi Kamicho Nakamachi Hoka
  • 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.

Chiba 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 - most famous as the home of Narita Airport - 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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