Rest Spot Spots in Shizuoka Area

  • Roadside Station Fujikawa Rakuza
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    4.0
    129 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Fujishi Iwabuchi 1488-1
    This roadside station is located along Prefectural Route 10 in Iwabuchi, Fuji City. You can also access it from the Fujikawa Service Area on the Tomei Expressway. The four-floor area features a restaurant, a food court, a stall corner, and vendors of souvenirs, as well as a planetarium, a crafts room, and an experiment room.

    There are many beautiful nature such as lake and mountain . there are various kinds of beautiful flowers .for tourists, there are activities to choose from, such as watching the beautiful Mt. Fuji...

  • Roadside Station Kaikoku Shimoda Minato
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    3.5
    116 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Shimoda-shi Soto Ke Oka 1-1
    A roadside station located along National Route 135 in Shimoda City, Shizuoka Prefecture. There is a fishery association direct sales store, where you can buy Japanese lobster, turban shell, and abalone, and a conveyor belt sushi restaurant, where you can taste fresh seafood. In addition, it features a harbor museum, souvenir shops, and a tourist information office, so many tourists stop by for a visit.

    Just leaving Shimoda, this is an ideal place to buy some souvenirs. Be aware that some shops don’t accept credit cards. There is a park nearby where kids can play bit.

  • Roadside Station Kakegawa
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    4.0
    58 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Kakegawashi Yasaka 882-1
    This roadside station is adjacent to Yasaka Interchange on National Route 1. Visitors can purchase locally-harvested seasonal fresh vegetables at the station's farmer's market. The station is well-equipped with a range of facilities including shops and a restaurant that offers items such as Enshu soba noodles made with locally-grown buckwheat, as well as tororodon (grated yam on rice). The station is utilized by many tourists because of its large parking lot.

    格安の掛川野菜とバイキング形式のランチをいただきました。ご飯110円。豚汁170円ぐらいだったと思います。気軽に立ち寄れるお得なスポットです また行きたい

  • Roadside Station Izu no Heso
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    3.0
    101 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Izunokunishi Takyou 195-2
    This roadside station serves as a hub for river fishing, outdoor sports, walking, and cycling. The station, which has a baumkuchen cake factory on its grounds, is popular for selling fresh-baked baumkuchen. The factory has glass walls which allow visitors to watch the production process. Visitors can also eat the cakes at the adjacent cafe.

    沼津から西伊豆に向かう途中に寄りました。 イチゴ専門のお店には美味しそうなケーキも沢山ありました。 トイレ休憩で寄っただけなので、ソフトクリームで我慢。 このソフトクリームは美味しかったです。

  • Roadside Station Fuji
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    3.0
    45 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Fujishi Gokanjima 669-1
    This roadside station is located along the Fuji-Yui Bypass of National Route 1 in Gokanjima, Fuji City. It was the first roadside station built in Shizuoka Prefecture, and it offers a glorious view of Mt. Fuji. It is divided into inbound and outbound sides; the inbound side features a restaurant that has items like rice bowls using Suruga Bay's sakura shrimp, and vendors of souvenirs. And on the outbound side, there is a restaurant offering noodles and such.

    Good place to stop on the way to the top! Make sure to grab some supplies for the long trip. While many people attempt to climb Fuji-san every year, many also fail due to being ill prepared.

  • Roadside Station Kurura Heda
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    3.5
    38 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Numadushi Heda 1294-3
    This roadside station features exhibits on sightseeing in Heda, as well as the region's deep-sea fish, history, and culture. It also features a day spa and a food processing and cooking classroom. Make sure not to miss its market, which offers a vast array of products. These include vegetables harvested that morning in the nearby Nishi-Izu region and processed foods made with ingredients such as deep-sea fish and other marine products from Heda Port and scarce tachibana oranges. Some of its most popular items include Heda salt, tachibana jam, and the special sweets made by the Numazu River Side Hotel.

    Off the city and the port of Heda, a small shop is here. Also some historical events and local culture are explained with some displays. Don’t expect too much. Some small good features are here.

  • Ito Marine Town Rest Area
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    Shizuoka Pref. Itoushi Yukawa 571-19
    This rest area situated along National Route 135 in Ito City, Shizuoka Prefecture is comprised of a group of colorful buildings facing the sea. Inside, the facility bustles constantly with tourists, and visitors will find restaurants where they can enjoy local fish and beer as well as souvenir shops offering an abundant variety of local Izu goods. Many of the facility’s restaurants allow visitors to be accompanied by their pets in terrace seating areas, making this rest area a popular destination for tourists traveling with their dogs. The rest area’s footbath, situated along the marina, is free to use, and there’s even a footbath area for dogs. Pleasure cruises departing from the arena give riders the chance to enjoy the sights of the Izu sea from the deck or via windows under the water line. The rest area’s day trip hot spring facility is also popular.
  • Kaze no Marche Omaezaki
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    3.5
    20 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Omaezakishi Goudo Coast 4384-1
    This roadside station located on the side of National Route 150 offers a variety of products including local fruits and vegetables harvested fresh each morning. Its restaurant, Kitchen Omaezaki, offers cuisine made with ingredients including Enshu-Yumesaki beef and Enshu Kurobuta pork. The facility also features an agricultural field and green house where visitors can participate in farming experiences and other activities. The station is visited by many locals and tourists alike.

    道の駅の隣に直売所があり、地元の新鮮な野菜や干し芋などの農産加工品を購入できます。 また、地元のブランド牛なども販売されています。 今回、お土産に干し芋と、おやつにハンバーガーを購入しました。 ただし、近くのサンサンファームの直売所の方が種類は少ないですが、農産物が安い場合もあります。 ※店内は撮影禁止だったので写真はありません。

  • Roadside Station Shiomi-Zaka
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    Shizuoka Pref. Kosaishi Shirasuka 1896-2
    This roadside station located on the side of National Route 1 features markets and shops offer agricultural products, marine products, and more. It also features a restaurant where you can try local delicacies like shirasu-don (whitebait served on rice) and namanori udon (udon noodles served with raw nori seaweed). The facility also features free foot baths where visitors can rest their tired feet while enjoying a view of the Pacific Ocean.
  • Roadside Station Tenryu Sozu Hanamomo no Sato
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    4.0
    11 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Hamamatsushi Tenryu-ku Okawa 31-10
    This roadside station is located on the side of the Akiha Kaido Highway in Okawa, Tenryu Ward, Hamamatsu City. Its shop offers a number of hand-made manju (steamed buns) including their Hanamomo manju, a seasonal spring exclusive, their wheat manju, which are available year-round, and their special miso manju. It also offers items such as local agricultural products, processed products, handicrafts, and more. The station's offers dishes such as their Hanamomo curry, which feature vegetables stewed for over seven hours, their sansai soba, which feature soba noodles in a hot broth topped with wild edible plants, their weekday lunches, and free Tenryu tea.

    秋葉神社に行く途中にある道の駅です。 道の駅から歩いて写真のようなダム湖にかかる橋を渡ることができます。 お店は狭いですが、自然薯や新鮮な野菜などが販売されており、賑わっていました。

  • Roadside Station Faure Nakakawane Chameikan
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    3.5
    23 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Haibaragunkawanehonchou Mizukawa 71-1
    This roadside station is in Kawanehon Cho, Haibara County, Shizuoka Prefecture. Purchase local specialties from their specialty shop, Midori no Tamatebaco (Green Treasure box) including Kawane green-tea, shiitake mushrooms, and Kawane green-tea macarons. They also serve green-tea ice cream and you can enjoy your food while watching the steam engines of the Oigawa Railway. There is a tea-room on site where events are held as well as a local museum with displays about the history of tea-cultivation.

    Parking area with a square, public bathroom, and small souvenir shops. Good to take a rest on the way to Senzu Station to take a bus to SumataKyo. If you are lucky, you can enjoy the view a steam...

  • Roadside Station Kunma Suisha no Sato
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    4.0
    10 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Hamamatsushi Tenryu-ku Kuma 1976-1
    A roadside station located along Prefectural Route 9 in Kuma, Tenryu Ward, Hamamatsu City. In the produce building, you'll find freshly-baked gohei mochi, pickles, handmade konnyaku, soba, and also sweets. There is also a restaurant selling soba, set meals and curry. The hands-on workshop Suisha no Sato lets you try to handmake things like soba, gohei mochi, and konnyaku. Reservation required.

    浜松からホタルを見に行こう!という事で、ホタルを見に行きました。 その途中に、道の駅があります。 ホタル鑑賞は、またその先にあるのですが、暗くなる前に、毎年ここで、山菜そばを食べるのが恒例です。 水車の風景といい、田舎の雰囲気いっぱいの素敵な道の駅で、蕎麦がめちゃめちゃ美味いです。

  • Roadside Station Subashiri
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    Shizuoka Pref. Suntougunoyamachou Subashiri 338-44
    This roadside station, where guests can relax while enjoying the blessings of Mt. Fuji, is very popular for the views of the mountain from its restaurant's terrace seats. The terrace is connected directly to a grassy space where visitors can enjoy Mt. Fuji at a scale not found anywhere else. Soaking in its foot baths while taking in the up-close view of Mt. Fuji is a great way for weary travelers to unwind. The station's FUJIYAMA BAZAAR, which is stocked with a huge selection of local souvenirs and specialties, and its Fujiyama Shokudo diner, which offers views of Mt. Fuji, are both well worth a visit.
  • Ito Marine Town Rest Area Seaside Spa
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    4.0
    8 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Itoushi Yukawa 571-19
    A day trip Japanese-style bath facility located in the Ito Marine Town Rest Area in Ito City, Shizuoka Prefecture. At this popular spa visitors can easily enjoy the therapeutic effects of a natural hot spring bath fed continuously by waters welling up from 1,000 meters below the ground. There is a stepped indoor bath with a sweeping view of the beautiful ocean outside, an airy outdoor bath surrounded by south sea plants, an aroma bath, and more. There’s also a lounge and relaxation facilities. Open from 5:00 a.m., early morning visitors can enjoy a spectacular sunrise from the baths.

    伊東マリンタウン内の温泉です。 海が見えます。 サウナもありますが、風呂の種類はそれ程多くありません。 料金は朝風呂が大人600円で、普通の時間帯が1000円、18:00以降は900円です。 休憩所や食堂もあるのでゆっくり過ごす事が出来る施設です。 東側を向いているので朝風呂は日の出が見られるのではないかと思います。

  • Okuoi Otoginosato
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    3.5
    9 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Haibara-gun Kawanehon Cho Senzu 1217-2
    "A roadside station in Kawanehoncho Town, Haibara County, Shizuoka Prefecture. As the entranceway to Okuoi, which has the Southern Japan Alps, it functions as an information center for tourism guidance, as well as a resting spot for drivers. Adjacent facilities include a specialty product direct sales store, an experience-based museum which focuses on the theme of ""playing"", and a sense-experience gym, where you can experience using your five senses. The Oigawa Railway is located nearby, and its whistle has been selected as one of ""100 Soundscapes of Japan"" under the description ""Steam locomotive whistle echoing at the foot of the Southern Japan Alps""."

    We came to Senzu on the Oigawa Railway and found this restaurant just across the road, almost next to the tourist office. It operates on a ticket system. You look at a chart, select the dish, pay on...

  • Roadside Station Fujioyama
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    Shizuoka Pref. Suntougunoyamachou Yousawa 72-2
    This roadside station in the north-easternmost part of Shizuoka Prefecture is located on the side of National Route 246, which features scenic views of Mt. Fuji. Its shop offers fresh local vegetables harvested that morning, local processed products, original products with a Kintaro (a hero from Japanese folklore) motif, and brand-name sweets . Its restaurant, Restaurant Fujioyama, offers a variety of dishes made with Gotenba koshihikari rice and other local ingredients.
  • Roadside Station Izu Gateway Kannami
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    Shizuoka Pref. Tagatagunkannamichou Tsukamoto 887-1
    A roadside-station in Kannami-cho, Tagata County, Shizuoka Prefecture. There is a tourist information center with all the information about the Izu region, along with shops that sell all the amazing local specialties and a restaurant. An event space and meeting rooms available for rent for presentations or information briefings, making this a great facility for tourists, drivers and local residents alike.
  • Roadside Station Gyokuro No Sato
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    4.5
    3 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Fujiedashi Okabechounyufune 1214-3
    A roadside station in Fujieda City. Along with providing tourist information about the region they also sell local products such as local specialty high quality Gyokuro green tea, bamboo shoots, shiitake mushrooms, and locally made sake. The restaurant onsite serves a variety of food including a green-tea soba noodles made with local ingredients. The region produces one of Japan's top three strains of Gyokuro green-tea and the attached tea house serves it with creative Japanese style confections.

    お茶の玉露で有名な地区の道の駅です。茶室で薫り高い玉露を味わったり物産館でお茶を買ったりしながら一休みしました。静かな道の駅でゆっくりできました。

  • Roadside Station Hana no Sansei-En Izu Matsuzaki
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    3.0
    1 Reviews
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    Shizuoka Pref. Kamogunmatsuzakichou Osawa 20-1
    This roadside station is located on the side of the Shizuoka Prefectural Route 15 (Shimoda-Matsuzaki road) in Kamo County, Shizuoka Prefecture. The area is famous for being Japan's biggest producer of cherry blossom leaves. Visitors at the station can try items such as sakuraba soba noodles and sakuraba ice cream made with cherry blossom leaves. It also features facilities such as the Kajika no Yu day spa, a free rest area, and more, making it a popular rest stop for people on long drives.

    道の駅花の三聖苑の中にあるレストランです。なまこ壁の建物に入っています。 食事はほとんど蕎麦かうどんセット。盛り付けはよいですが、私はお肉も魚も使わない料理でおなかがいっぱいになりません。メニューを考え直した方がいいです。

  • Roadside Station Kawane Onsen
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    Shizuoka Pref. Shimadashi Kawanechousasamado 220
    A road-side station in Shimada City, Shizuoka Prefecture. Along with the relaxing areas, information and restaurant common to most roadside stations, there is also a day-trip hot-spring and cottages with private baths. The hot-spring water has an ample supply and always runs to every bath non-recycled. Watch the steam locomotives running by from the outdoor baths of the day-trip hot-spring. There are also hands-on classes where you can get personal experience with Kawane tea.

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With the giant Pacific Ocean to the south and the great Mount Fuji to the north, Shizuoka prefecture is blessed with some of the best views the country has to offer. The white sand beaches of the Izu Peninsula are a rare find on mainland Japan, neighbored by beautiful cliffs, tumbling hills, and natural hot springs. As Japan’s largest producer of green tea, the age-old tradition of tea drinking is ubiquitous in Shizuoka, from the miles of tea fields to the old tea houses hosting traditional tea ceremonies.

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