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Visit the Uninhabited Island of "Sarushima" with a Cruising
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Taste the fusion of Japanese and American cultures in Yokosuka.


"Little America" in Japan, go on a day-long adventure tour in Yokosuka.
Yokosuka is an exotic port town that has developed as a naval port for about 170 years since the U.S. Perry's fleet landed on the huge black ships at the end of the Edo period, and Japan opened its doors to the world.
It is widely known as a naval port where both Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force and U.S. Navy ships are anchored in one port.

You will be amazed and impressed with the experience at the naval port cruise, the memorial ship "Mikasa", and the uninhabited island "Sarushima"!
Let's trace how Yokosuka has developed, along with the history of the people who supported its development.

Highlights


・You can cover the most popular spots in Yokosuka in one day.
・You can enjoy a cruise around the military port with an otomo guide.
・The only uninhabited island in Tokyo, Sarushima, where you can walk around a former military fortress.
・You can taste Yokosuka's famous Navy burger.
・You can visit an actual battleship that was actually used.

Attractions


・Verney Memorial Hall (Verney Park): This is a park with beautiful flower beds and fountains in the French garden style.Take a leisurely stroll in this seaside park with the pleasant scent of the tide while learning about the history of the Yokosuka Steel Works, which was the catalyst for the great development of the Port of Yokosuka.
・Coaska Bayside Stores: This is a large shopping facility with a ticketing office for military port cruises.It was named COASKA after COAST YOKOSUKA, which means "City of the Sea, Yokosuka.Let's look at the souvenirs and wait for the ship to depart.
・YOKOSUKA "Military Port Tour" cruising: The only cruising tour in Japan that allows you to see the U.S. Navy and Maritime Self-Defense Force ships up close and personal.
The live commentary of the military port tour guide will be interpreted thoroughly by the otomo guide.
・Honey Bee: This is ann American Burger shop that serves voluminous 100% beef meat burgers.
・Mikasa Park: This park is home to authentic battleships built during the Russia-Japanese War in the 20th century.At the red brick Mikasa Terminal, you can buy souvenirs related to Sarushima and Yokosuka. Take a boat from Mikasa Pier and head to Sarushima.
・Sarushima Pier: It takes about 10 minutes from the departure of the ship to reach the island.The Sarushima Pier is the only pier on the island where boats arrive and depart, with beautiful white sandy beaches all around.Once you pass through the gate, it's time to start your adventure on Sarushima, the only uninhabited island in Tokyo!
・Board Deck: A resting area on the wooden deck overlooking the sandy beach and the sea. In the summer, the area is crowded with people enjoying fishing and playing in the ocean. At Ocean's Kitchen, you can purchase a menu and drinks made from locally sourced ingredients.
・The remains of a fortress: The starting point of the historical walk is a passage once used by the Japanese military. The remains of the facility, which was used as a military fortification during the war, are still in place and provide an austere atmosphere. Also, don't miss the landscape with plants covering an entire brick wall.
・Brick Tunnel: Known as the "Tunnel of Love", which is the oldest brick structure in Japan. The tunnel has 2 floors that are used as the old military headquarters and explosives depot. Don't forget to take a picture of it as it's a popular photogenic spot.

Notes

"・If you would like to change the tour end location, please consult with your tour guide.
・The spot "Verney Memorial Museum" will be closed on Monday and from December 29th to January 3rd. Please note that you may visit alternative spots if they are temporarily closed.
・The "Memorial Ship Mikasa" will be closed from December 28th to 31st. Please note that you may visit alternative spots if they are temporarily closed.
・ note that this tour is not suitable for people in wheelchairs or those who are not confident about walking as you will walk in the nature of the uninhabited island.
・There are many steep steps and slopes on the uninhabited island. Please come in comfortable shoes.

Expenses Not Included

The travel expense is not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest.
(Entrance fees, transportation fees, activity fees, etc. - at least about JPY4,800 /person)

Meeting Point

JR Yokosuka Station Please note that this is NOT Keikyu Line Yokosuka Chuo Station.



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