A Day Trip from Tokyo to rural area!                                           We visit rural area in Ibaraki Prefecture.

First Place: Hitachi Seaside Park

We introduce National Hitachi Seaside Park, which is located on the Pacific Ocean in the north part of Kanto region, incorporating a unique natural environment of forests, sand dunes, and grasslands, whose area has 350 hectares, which is equivalent to 75 large scale baseball domes. And this park is famous for home to a variety of colorful flowers and grasses for four seasons. This park also has amusement park, cycling and BMX tracks. 



The right side foto shows Hitachi Seaside Park in spring.

The flower's name is "Nemophila."


2nd. Place: Nakaminato fish market

This small fish market is always busy with visitors from local people and visitors, because anybody can taste fresh fish and sea foods at reasonable prices. You can enjoy "sushi", sashimi, or a dish of fresh raw fish, or tempura of several fish and local vegetables. In autumn, Pacific saucy is famous, while in winter angler fish is very popular here. After window shipping in the fish market,   you can enjoy a lunch there.we 


The right side foto is of Nakaminato Port and fish market.

3rd. place: Oarai Aqua World

Aqua World Ibaraki Prefectural Oarai Aquarium is Japan's top-class aquariums. This aquarium is located in front of the Pacific Ocean. This aquarium has 60 exhibition water tanks, exhibiting 580 species, 68,000 creatures.  Particularly

it is well known that they aim to breed the widest variety of sharks, mysterious creature, of all of the aquariums in Japan. 




The price of this tour is shown in the next information.