Japan's new resort area! Countryside feels and food to keep you full!
Visit Isumi to see a real port town in Japan! A trip to enjoy gourmet, hot springs and nature.Isumi is a port town that stretches towards the beautiful sea. A port with fishing boats and a beautiful beach, as well as a scenic spot to see the entire blue Pacific Ocean.Of course, there is delicious seafood at a port. We will take you to a local shop where the seafood is freshly fried in front of you. There are other Isumi specialties including Isumi rice, it is scrumptious!You can also enjoy Japanese Satoyama by taking the Isumi Railway, a railway maintaining its traditional look.At the end of the day, you will go to a black hot spring. What kind of onsen is it? That's for you to find out!
・Isumi City is located in Chiba Prefecture where Narita airport is located and 1hr 30mins by train from Tokyo. You will see an authentic port in the city. You can feel the countryside as if you were on an island off Tokyo.
・There are many fishing boats by the port, and the sea is a beautiful blue. This tour will surely satisfy photographers and Instagrammers who want to capture a not so typical Japan.
・Obamahachiman Shrine: The view from the shrine on the hilltop is superb! The atmosphere is like a resort, ocean view, and blue sky. This is the No.1 scenic spot of the town, where you can also admire the many boats and lighthouses in the harbor.
・Sendo's kitchen: A restaurant where fishermen cook and serve their fish! Enjoy the taste that is said to be delicious by other fishermen.
・Ganko Oyaji: Observe how Ohara's specialty, 'Himono' (dried fish) is made. You can see the fish being carefully dried by human hands. Each store has a different seasoning and unique types.
・Hiariura Beach: It is a blue and beautiful southern coast. It is popular in the summer for people who enjoy swimming and surfing on the beach. Enjoy the blue sky and blue sea!
・Kido Izumi Brewery: The only sake brewery in Ohara. There is also a 'shophouse,' a strong presence and large, which is a symbol of sake breweries. As you can buy while tasting on a small tour, we encourage you to have a guide.
・Isumi Railway: A one-man yellow train and enjoy the mountain scenery. In spring the cherry blossoms are full of bloom. Many people come to visit, just to take a ride on this train.
・Onjuku no yu (Spa Kuahouse): It is a natural hot spring with slimy black water. You can try 7 types of hot springs. Although it's not a tourist destination, there's a great unique spa experience!
・Please wear comfortable clothing as you will be walking a lot
・Lunch Spot is included
・Please note spots will be changed if temporarily closed
The following expenses are not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest.
-Travel expenses and entrance fees (about JPY 3000)
-Money for food, souvenirs and extra activities not mentioned in the explanation of the tour above.
JR Ohara Station Exit
【Directions to Ohara Station】
・Take Keiyo Line/Sotobosen line from Tokyo Station (approx. 1.5 hrs). If you use the Wakashio Express, travel time is approximately 80 mins"