Chiba

About Chiba

Chiba Prefecture is just next door to the megalopolis of Tokyo, it's a special place with a long history. Chiba has abundant farm land, historic temples, traditional crafts, great cuisine and a gorgeous coastline along the Boso peninsula with fishing, surfing and family friendly beaches. Narita International Airport, the historic city of Narita, Tokyo Disney Resort, and Makuhari Messe shopping areas are all in Chiba making it a very popular destination for global travellers. Great food and fun times in every season are the hallmarks of Chiba.

Places to visit in Chiba

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Omotesando Shopping Street

Narita City's Omotesando Shopping Street begins close to Narita station and leads all the way to Shinsho-ji Temple and Naritasan Park.

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Shinsho-ji Temple

Shinsho-ji is a large Buddhist temple in Narita City, located north of the stations Narita and Keiseinarita. The temple was built in the year 940 and has a wide

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Nokogiriyama Observation Deck

Mount Nokogiri, which literally means "Saw Mountain", is a 329-meter high mountain with a view over Tokyo Bay, Tokyo Skytree, Mount Fuji and Izu Oshima. The Nih

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Pokemon Center Tokyo Bay

This character merchandise store is located inside the Lalaport Tokyo Bay shopping mall. The store themed after the Pokemon games and anime series contains many

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Yoro Gorge

Located in southern Chiba Prefecture near the Boso Peninsula and abutting the Yoro River, this valley and river is famous for its hiking trails, autumn foliage

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Nomizo Falls

The Nomizo Falls are surrounded by a mystic, fairytale atmosphere. During early summer, this is a great spot to see wild fireflies. In the fall, you can enjoy t

Recently Added Sights in Chiba

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Makuhari Seaside Park

Makuhari Seaside Park is divided into 7 blocks and includes a Japanese garden, parks near the bay, beaches and open spaces.

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Narita Yume Bokujo (Omotesando Shopping Street)

This ice cream and dessert shop is located on the Omotesando shopping street in Narita. Narita Yume Bokujo sells milk-based desserts such as ice cream, but this

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Narita Museum of Calligraphy

Featuring over 70 modern works, this art museum focuses on the study and preservation of the art of Japanese calligraphy, called shodo in Japan. The Narita Muse

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Unagi Kawatoyo

This Japanese restaurant specializes in unagi (Japanese eel), a traditional dish. Kawatoyo has been in operation since 1917, serving a variety of different eel

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Narita Park

This park located in Narita measures about 65,000 square meters and is home to Shinsho-ji Temple. Narita Park is designed with many footpaths that lead to the v

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Fukuro No Shiro (Ichihara)

This animal cafe invites visitors to spend an afternoon with their resident birds. The name translates to "Owl Castle" and alongside their owls, the cafe also f

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A day at Kamogawa Sea World

[INSTAGRAM: http://instagram.com/p/BXwXf82loO4/] Kamogawa Sea World is located at Kamogawa, Chiba. If you happen to love sea creatures and are completely fine w

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Tokyo Game Show 2017: Come for the games, stay for the cosplay

Japan’s largest annual gaming event is here! If you're a gamer in Tokyo this weekend, head on over to Chiba's Makuhari Messe Convention Center to experience "Re

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Layover at Narita Airport? Traditional Japan Awaits!

Believe it or not, Narita isn't just one of the two international airports around Tokyo. It is actually a 1,200 year old pilgrimage site and a charming city wit

Hotels in Chiba

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Sankei City Hotel Chiba

Sankei City Hotel Chiba is located a 13-minute walk from JR Chiba Station or a 5-minute walk from Yoshikawa Koen Monorail Station. It features coin launderette

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Yamazaki Seipan Pension Fund Hall

Located in Ichikawa, 17 km from Tokyo, Yamazaki Seipan Pension Fund Hall features a restaurant and free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can enjoy the on-si

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Ryokusuitei

Set in Kamogawa, 8 km from Kamogawa Sea World, Ryokusuitei boasts a restaurant and free WiFi throughout the property. Free private parking is available on site.

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Hotel Kaanapali

Hotel Kaanapali is set in Shirako, 32 km from Chiba and 36 km from Sakura. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free WiFi is provided and free private parki

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Okura Akademia Park Hotel

Offering a fitness centre and water sports facilities, Okura Akademia Park Hotel is set in Kisarazu in the Chiba Region. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant

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Pension Catchball

Pension Catchball is situated in Tateyama, 48 km from Kamakura and 40 km from Yokosuka. The inn has a barbecue and views of the garden, and guests can enjoy a m

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Chiba City

Chiba City is the capital of Chiba Prefecture. It is one of the Kanto region's main seaports, handling the highest volume of cargo in the Japan. The Makuhari ar

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Boso Beach Area

Beach, surf and fishing towns are found all along the Boso Peninsula of Chiba Prefecture. The Boso is a great place to enjoy the fusion of enjoying beach cultur

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Narita

Narita City is in Chiba Prefecture, east of central Tokyo. Tokyo's international airport, Narita, is close to the city but you'll also find many interesting tou

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