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Chigasaki Beach Hamaori Festival

Shonan Area 3h15m

In this tour, you can enjoy the Hamaori Festival held on the Chigasaki beach. This festival is designated as an intangible cultural heritage of Kanagawa prefecture and you'll have an opportunity to see it from a special venue located on the beach. After enjoying the festival of dawn that heralds the arrival of summer to Shonan, pleasure your taste buds with Shonan's specialty food Shirasu (whitebait) cuisine.

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Nango Hidari-Fuji (Left Fuji)

Along the Tokaido route from Nihonbashi to Kyoto, Mount Fuji is usually seen on the right when heading to Kyoto. However, you can see Mount Fuji on the left at this rare spot, upon the Toriidobashi Bridge located along National Route 1. The scenery of the past is captured in Hiroshige Utagawa’s (Hiroshige Ando) ukiyo-e painting “The Nango Pine Grove with Mount Fuji to the Left” (Nango no matsub...

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Seafood Kattobi

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