The Best of Shimizu / visit 3 popular sightseeing spots in Shimizu! 4.0 hours
Miho Pine Tree Grove, Nihondaira plateau, (by Nihondaira ropeway), Kunozan Toshogu Shrine.
We are sorry but we have closed the tour requets for June and July 2024.


Nihondaira Ocha Kaikan
tea picking at Nihondaira Ocha Kaikan
miho pine tree grove
Nihondaira Ocha Kaikan
tea picking at Nihondaira Ocha Kaikan
miho pine tree grove

(A) Jumbo (van) taxi + an English speaking guide 
capacity :up to 8 customers
86,000JPY /vehicle   

(B) Regular (sedan) taxi + an English speaking guide
capacity : up to 3 customers
60,000JPY / vehicle   

 Duration: 4.0 hours
Not included: admission fee to Kunozan Toshogu Shrine, round trip ropeway fare at Nihondaira Plateau (combo ticket: @1,750JPY, If you add the museum @1,950JPY)


Miho Pine Tree Grove 
(A part of Mt.Fuji World Heritage) 
Spectacular view of Mt.Fuji,Green pine tree grove, deep blue Suruga Bay, white wave, wide sand beach. more detail

Nihondaira Plateau 
(awarded one of top 100 Japanese tourist attractions) 
At Nihondaira Ocha kaikan, you can enjoy beautiful view of Mt.Fuji with green tea farm.    From Observatory, you can view Mt.Fuji, town of Shimizu, Shimizu port, Miho Pine Tree Grove,Izu Peninsula, Japanese southern Alps. more detail

Nihondaira ropeway
Nihondaira and Kunozan Toshogu Shrine is connected with this ropeway.
Enjoy spectacular view from the ropeway ( 5 minutes / oneway) moore detail

Kunozan Toshogu Shrine 
(A National treasure) This shrine is connected with Nihondaira Plateau by cable way (one way :5 minutes), Please enjoy spectacular view from the cable way. The national treasure shrine that has regained its brilliance from 400 years ago. You can visit the mausoleum of Tokugawa Ieyasu, who was the most famous Shogun in Japan.
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Please understand that it is depends on the weather whether you can see Mount Fuji or not.  At Kunozan Toshogu Shrine, there are about 100 stone steps and there is no slope for wheelchair users. If you or one of your member is not at ease walking, we recommend you to stay and enjoy some leisure time at Nihondaira Yume Terrace or Nipondaira Hotel (view from here is really beautiful) and wait for other members’ return by cable way. 
More detail about the access from the ropeway station, click here