9 Attractive Places in Kanagawa, Japan

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Doraemon Museum
Doraemon Museum

Japan is an amazing country with a wonderful culture and romantic landscapes which tourists will fall in love in the first visiting. Therefore, there are a lot of people wanting to visit the country each year. The post will introduce to tourists about Kanagawa province where tourists can visit 10 attractive places.

1 Yokohama landmark

This is the highest building in Japan with 269m. Therefore, when visiting the building, tourists can go to the 69th floor where you can enjoy the panoramic view of this vibrant port city and see Mount Fuji from afar. Furthermore, there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, multipurpose hall and so on for tourists inside the landmark to enjoy shopping and eating.

Yokohama landmark
Yokohama landmark

2 Yokohama Chinatown

It may be a bit strange to go to a country rich in cultural and historical identities like Japan to China Street, but Yokohama Chinatown is also part of Kanagawa. It is the largest Chinese city in Japan as well as in Asia, with between 3,000 and 4,000 people living and working. There are hundreds of shops selling the finest Chinese food, many unique architectural works for the country’s billion people culture but also in harmony with indigenous culture.

3 Buddha Amitabha Kamakura statue

The statue has 121-ton and 13 meters high which is one of the largest in Japan, located in Kamakura, west of the Mura peninsula, attracting thousands of Buddhists to visit over 800 years. The statue underwent many historical events as well as the destruction of natural disasters and severe weather makes the building a destination can not miss.

Buddha Amitabha Kamakura statue
Buddha Amitabha Kamakura statue

4 Ashinoko Lake

When taking a boat ride on Lake Ashinoko and the Hakone area where you can visit the lake, tourists can soak up the beauty of Mount Fuji and the traditional Torii gates of Japan. In addition, visitors can also book a volcanic tour to admire the imposing of a volcano in Japan.

5 Shonan beach

Shonan is the paradise for surfing, and visitors can also see Mount Fuji. This is the most famous beach in Japan, a must visit when visitors to Kanagawa summer. Furthermore, the place has wide, beautiful coastline and many interesting activities. The sea tour here lasts 6 weeks from mid-July to the end of August.

Shonan beach
Shonan beach

6 Odawara Palace

The castle is located in the Hakone area and built in the middle of the 15th century, the tower is now restored in 1960. Inside the castle is used as a museum that holds historical records if it reaches the top floor. You will see the skyline of Sagami Bay stretching ahead. Around the castle planted a lot of cherry blossom, plum, rhinoceros, dizzy and so on.

7 Hot spring resort in Hakone

Hakone is one of the most popular hot spring resorts in Japan for centuries. When visiting there, visitors have more options to experience more onsen baths with dozens of addresses that provide both outdoor and indoor tanks. Furthermore, the place has many bath tubs overlooking the majestic Mount Fuji.

Hot spring resort in Hakone
Hot spring resort in Hakone

8 Sagamiko Forest

Sagami is an amusement park of Kanagawa famous for its sparkling jungle, the biggest light festival in the country, attracting visitors everywhere to visit. In addition, the park has a lot of camping space, entertainment such as gliders, mountain biking and so on.

9 Doraemon Museum

The museum is located in Kawasaki City, where visitors return to childhood with familiar images in the popular comic Doraemon. Here visitors can learn about the history of the story, the author, buy the gifts related to the story, take pictures in the open air space scene description.

Besides wonderful destinations, tourists don’t forget to visit Tokyo tower and other beautiful destination. If you need more information, you can contact directly with our page to know more