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Cruise Along Yokohama's Canals and Explore its Maritime History

This route is bursting with fun ways to get to know Yokohama. The area of land facing the sea in the port city of Yokohama was made as reclaimed land, and the canal which stretches around the area was responsible for the physical distribution of goods. Here you can get in touch with the maritime shipping industry and explore the work of the customs needed to support foreign trade.

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O-okagawa Cruise

Yokohama 1h

This is a cherry blossom viewing spot in Yokohama. About 800 cherry trees have been planted on both sides of the river. Cherry Blossom Festival is held every year....

Yokohama Customs (Queen’s Tower)

Yokohama 30m

Built in 1934, this building has a characteristic tower with a mosque-like appearance. The circular lines of the building give it the nickname of “Queen” in...

NYK Maritime Museum of History

Yokohama 30m

This museum presents the history of how ships transferring people, goods, and culture have opened up the sea route from Japan to overseas since the Meiji period....

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