1 day in Tochigi Prefecture Itinerary

1 day in Tochigi Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tochigi Prefecture travel planner

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Nasu-machi
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The highland resort town of Nasu-machi brings in visitors with its natural sights and thoughtfully developed tourism infrastructure.
You've now added Nasu Safari Park to your itinerary. On the 30th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Nasu Stained Glass Museum, get to know the resident critters at Nasu Safari Park, then get a taste of life in the country at Minamigaoka Ranch, and finally explore the striking landscape at Sesshoseki Rocks.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Nasu-machi online trip itinerary builder.

Tokyo to Nasu-machi is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Tokyo in August, things will get little chillier in Nasu-machi: highs are around 32°C and lows about 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Nasu-machi

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature · Museums
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Tochigi Prefecture travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Waterfalls · Theme Parks
Tochigi Prefecture is a prefecture located in the Kantō region on the island of Honshu, Japan. The capital is the city of Utsunomiya.Nikkō, whose ancient Shintō shrines and Buddhist temples UNESCO has recognized by naming them a World Heritage Site, is in this prefecture.Other famous parts of Tochigi include a region called Nasu known for onsen and local sake and ski resorts. The Imperial Family has a villa in Nasu. is a major Shinkansen station.Prefectural overviewSituated among the inland prefectures of the northern part of the Kantō region, Tochigi is contiguous with Ibaraki, Gunma, Saitama, and Fukushima Prefectures.The climate of Tochigi may be classified as a humid temperate zone with broad variations in temperature. Winters are arid with dry winds, while summers are humid with frequent thunderstorms.The population of Tochigi as of November 2010 is approximately 2,005,096.Located in the center of the prefecture is the largest open plain in the Kantō region. Shirane (2,578 m), Nantai (2,484 m) and Nasudake (1,917 m) mountain are in the northern part of the area. Kinugawa, Nakagawa, and Watarase River originate in this region, which flow across the Kanto plain before emptying into the Pacific Ocean. Tochigi is the 20th largest prefecture in Japan with a total area of 6,408 square km.

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