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Leisure / Outdoors Spots in Katsuura Area

  • Coastal Branch of Natural History Museum and Institute, Chiba
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    3.5
    25 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Yoshio 123
    "The Coastal Branch of the Natural History Museum and Institute, Chiba, has a permanent exhibit based on four themes: ""The Sea around Boso,"" ""The Many Faces of the Sea,"" ""The Natural Environment around the Museum,"" and ""Let's Play with the Ocean."" There are dioramas the depict the sea, beaches, and tidal flats of Boso along with rotating seasonal exhibits that about the surrounding natural environment. These exhibits bring visitors in close contact with the sea and natural environment around Boso. Occasionally, the museum sponsors nature study session and other outdoor events, as well as holding specimen preparation events and experiential learning sessions at the Ocean Experience Corner."

    入館料200円は安いだろう。興味がない方にとってはまったくダレトクな情報かも知れないが、房総に住む魚をはじめとした海の生き物たちの生体や生息場などの情報が網羅されている。生体展示こそないが、模型やはく製を使った立体ビジュアルによる展示や実際に触れたりすることもできる展示があって楽しい。子供だけでなく大人の鑑賞にも耐える。中にはちょっと狙ったかという展示、例えば海岸の観察、磯の観察、海中の観察の服装...

  • Moriya Beach
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    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Moriya
    Located within Minami Boso Quasi-National Park, this beach boasts the best water quality in Katsuura City. With extremely clear waters and surprisingly mellow waves from the ocean, this beach has been included in both Japan’s Top 88 Baths and Japan’s Top 100 Baths, and what’s more, is one of Japan’s Top 100 Beaches thanks to its beautiful view. Several times a year you can see the beach connected to Watashima Island—normally floating in the bay—at low tide.
  • Ubara Beach
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    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Ubara
    This beach in Ubara, Katsuura City runs about 430 meters along Ubara Bay with a view of Ubara Risokyo's rias coastline to the south. It's swimming area stretches 120 meters into the sea. Thanks to the beautiful scenery, it's been selected as one of Japan's Top 100 Nagisa (beach).
  • Auto Camp Shiawase no Oka Resort
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    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Kushihama 1830
    This campground has 90 campsites and a cabin with 34 rooms of four different types. There is an adjoining barbecue area, rotenburo (open-air bath), tea house that offers food and sweets, and an athletic square, in addition to facilities such as a children's pool opened during summer vacation. It is available for day camping, and you can enjoy camping and barbecuing in the middle of the nature of Katsuura, the southern tip of Boso Peninsula.
  • Katsuura Undersea Observatory
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    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Yoshio 174
    Katsuura Undersea Park 's centerpiece is its marine observatory. Located 60 meters off the coast, it rises about 24 meters above the water and descends 8 meters deep. Head below the surface to observe sea creatures and the ocean floor. Other park facilities include a museum with exhibits on marine life and the fishing industry, a gift shop with seafood and souvenirs, and a restaurant with a view of the sea.
  • Katsuura Tsuruntsurun Onsen Camp Site
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    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Matsuno 1126-2
    This car camping campground is in Katsuura City. In addition to tent sites, they have log cabins and lodges, and they provide wood for your campfire. It's run by the adjacent Katsuura Tsuruntsurun Onsen, which is the only hot spring in Chiba Prefecture designated among the Famous 100 Hot Springs Selected by Thermalism Doctors. A soak there is thought to ease nerve pain and skin diseases.
  • Katsuura Central Beach
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    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Tona Kashiwahama
    Katsuura Central Beach is in Kushihama in the city of Katsuura. It is located in the middle of the stretch of beaches along Katsuura Bay. Since it is only a five-minute walk from Katsuura Station, excellent access from the city is one of its attractions. The nearby Katsuura Hotel Mikazuki and the multitude of other lodging facilities make this a convenient location. The waves here are gentle, making this beach a favorite spot for families.
  • Hachimanmisaki Park
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    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Hamakatsura 221
    This park is in Hamakatsuura, Katsuura City. Situated on Cape Hachiman, the east side of Katsuura Bay, this park was reconstructed on the site of the former ruins of Katsuura Castle. This land, overlooking the pacific ocean and Katsuura Bay has an observation square, walking paths, an athletic obstacle course, and a statue commemorating Omanno Kata, who was a mistress to Tokugawa Ieyasu, and the grandmother of Mito Mitsukuni.
  • JAXA Katsuura Tracking and Communications Station
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    4.0
    18 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Katsuura-shi

    関心が海に寄りがちな勝浦において、ちょっと山の中を車で走ったところにありました。こんなところにこんな施設が?という感じで行ってみたところ、総勢7人(大人)全員が案外楽しめたり。宇宙や宇宙ロケットに関することだけではなく、映像を駆使した仕掛けがたくさんあり、ゲームも含め自分でやってみる体験型のものがあって面白かったです。

  • Katsura Marine harbor
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    4.5
    4 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Hamakatsura 178-3

    勝浦の八幡岬の手前にある、気軽に海のレジャーを楽しめる施設です。マリンスポーツのほかにも、ヨットや釣り船の手配などもできるようでした。

  • Katsuura Chirorinmura Auto Camping Ground
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    4.0
    1 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Katsuura-shi Kobado 589-1

    ゴールデンウィークにもかかわらず直前で予約できました。ほかのキャンプ場と比べると高め(8,400円)だったからかな?ただ、静かな環境を維持するために集団利用を規制しており、静かに自然の中を満喫しました。サイトも広々してました。一番よかったのは所々に枯れ枝が積んであり、そのまま薪として仕えたこと。中央部のテントサイトが誰もいなくて、ちょうどいい広場見たくなっており、キャッチボールやサッカーをして楽し...

  • Okitsu Seaside Park
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Katsuura-shi Okitsu
  • Toyohama Beach
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Katsuura-shi Hebara
  • Okitsu Beach
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Katsuura-shi Okitsu
  • Chiba Prefectural Chuo Museum Annex Sea-Folk Museum
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Katsuura-shi Yoshio 123
  • ACN Auto camp in Katsura Mambo
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Matsube 1910
  • Yotsuba So Bungalow Mura
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Katsuura-shi Ubara 928-3
  • Recamp Katsuura
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    Chiba Katsuura-shi Kushihama 1830
  • Kyobashi Fishing tackle shop
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    Chiba Katsuura-shi Okitsu 2593
  • Koshiyomaru
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Chiba Pref. Katsurashi Kawadu 1473

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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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