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Watch the ships as they come and go across the Uraga Channel from Kannonzaki Lighthouse

Yokosuka, Miura 5h30m

Enjoy a spectacular view of Boso Peninsula over the Uraga Channel from Kannonzaki Lighthouse located at the eastern cape of Miura Peninsula. The Kannonzaki Park, which is close to the lighthouse, has a walking path stretching along the seashore, and you can enjoy a stroll as you feel a fresh sea breeze on your cheek.

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Yokosuka Museum of Art

The museum is located in Kannonzaki, an area rich in nature and on the eastern side of Miura Peninsula. Around 5000 contemporary Japanese artwork is kept here. In addition to a variety of exhibitions, the unique architecture that harmonizes with its surroundings as well as the outstanding view is appealing. The Italian restaurant with a famous chef is also popular.

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Kannonzaki Park

The prefectural Kannonzaki Park extends to almost all of Kannonzaki, sticking out Tokyo Bay. You can enjoy various kinds of activities such as watching coming and going ships, or walking in the forest. There are many tourist attractions around this park. For example, Kannonzaki Lighthouse which is the first western style lighthouse in Japan, Kannonzaki Nature Museum which displays the forest, r...

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Kannonzaki Lighthouse

As a pioneer of western culture, Kannonzaki Lighthouse was built in 1869 (Meiji 2) by a French engineer, F. L. Verny, with the current lighthouse being the third generation of its kind. From this lighthouse situated in the scenic Kannonzaki Park, you can enjoy a panoramic view of the boats sailing through Tokyo Bay and the Boso Peninsula on the other side of the coast. There is also a reference...

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