ShizuokaMajestic Mount Fuji, rolling hills of green tea plantations, and the gorgeous coastline of the Izu Peninsula give Shizuoka a rich character that makes it a great destination for touring, exploring and making memories. The beachside community of Shimoda is a great place to get in touch with a slower lifestyle, relaxing on white sand beaches, hiking, and visiting local shops and restaurants. More green tea is grown in this prefecture than anywhere else in Japan and you can even try your hand at picking tea and learning about all the different types. The saltwater Lake Hamanako boasts world class hot springs, fishing and water sports, and the capital Shizuoka city has world-class art museums and a rich history.
Mount Fuji is Japan's most iconic mountain, located in Shizuoka Prefecture. Its trails are closed from mid-September until early July.
This spot is one of the beaches that have received an A in the water examination conducted by the Ministry of Environment and is especially popular for people who enjoy marine sports. Tatadohama Beach is ideal for surfing. Hot water showers are available for v
Shirahama Beach (Shimoda)
Shirahama Beach is an 800 meter long beach that is one of Izu's most famous and popular attractions. People come to enjoy the sand and sun,and the area is also known for good surfing conditions.
Fuji Safari Park
Fuji Safari Park is an interactive zoo located South of Mt. Fuji. It is open from 9am-5pm from March 16 to September 30, 9am-4:30pm from October 1 to October 31, 10am-3:30 from November 1 to March 15.
Unagi Pie Factory
This factory of famous snack manufacturer Shunkado offers tours of their "Unagi Pie" facility as well as tastings and a gift shop. The eel-flavored confection is well known throughout Japan and has recently also become popular among foreigners. At the Unagi Pi
Hotel Route-Inn Shimada Ekimae
A Japanese restaurant with a free Japanese/Western breakfast buffet, a spacious public bath and massage services await guests at Hotel Route-Inn Shimada Ekimae, just a 5-minute walk from JR Shimada Train Station.
Shizutetsu Hotel Prezio Numazu
Conveniently located just 3 minutes’ walk from the North Exit of JR Numazu Station, Shizutetsu Hotel Prezio Numazu offers a 24-hour front desk and free bicycle rental.
Hamanako Resort & Spa The Ocean
Right beside the Hamana Lake, Hamanako Benten Resort The Ocean features a hot spring bath overlooking the lake and the sea, Japanese buffet dining and an acupuncture clinic. Rooms offer lake views, while free Wi-Fi is available at
Hotel Sorriso Hamamatsu
Hotel Sorriso Hamamatsu is situated just next to JR Hamamatsu Train Station and has a convenience store on its first floor. It provides a complimentary buffet breakfast and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Hotel Sorriso Hamamatsu is 1.
Open from April 2016, Atami Tensui boasts an open-air hot spring bath. It features rooms decorated in bright tones with modern furnishing. Complimentary welcome beverages and light snacks are served at the on-site restaurant.
Hotel Harvest Amagi Kogen
Featuring free WiFi, Hotel Harvest Amagi Kogen offers accommodation in Izu, 13 km from Shuzenji Temple. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free private parking is available on site. Rooms have a flat-screen TV.
Hotel Route-Inn Susono Inter
The Route-Inn Susono Inter provides comfortable accommodation with free wired internet and free breakfast. Guests can slowly unwind in the spacious public bath with free toiletries. Massages can be booked in the room.