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Updated:September 17, 2014

Choshi Electric Railway & Scenic Area of Gyobu-misaki

Ride the adorable retro train and fully enjoy the magnificent view and the fresh seafood!

Narita Int'l Airport

120 min. by JR Narita Line (Rapid)

JR Choshi Sta.

20 min. by bus * Misaki-meguri Shuttle Bus runs only on Sat., Sun. and National holidays.


The spot sale center for seafood

10 min.

Choshi Port Tower

The 57-meter-high observation tower covered with glass.


Kimigahama Beach

One of the best 100 beaches in Japan.

8 min.

Inubosaki Lighthouse

 Inubosaki Lighthouse

A prime chalky brick lighthouse built in Western style by British architect in 1874.

taxi or walk (approx 20 min.)

Chikyu no Maruku Mieru Oka Ocean View Observatory

You can command a panoramic view that is truly stunning and the both ends of the horizon enable you to feel the roundness of the earth.


Inubo Sta.


Choshi Electric Railway



Choshi Sta.

local bus, Chiba Kotsu

Iioka Lighthouse

The view from here is selected as one of the best 100 Japan's views of Sunrise and Sunset.

 20 min. by local bus or taxi

JR Asahi Sta.

 Chiba Kotsu, express bus(approx. 2 hours)

JR Tokyo Sta.