Top Things To Do In ibaraki

We have great places in Ibaraki Prefecture that were posted by travelers and the locals who have actually traveled there. Ibaraki is located northeast of Kanto Region, and famous for scenic Hitachi Seaside Park and as a capital of local food Mito Natto. Hitachi Seaside Park with blue nemophila flowers, one of the three best Japanese Garden Kairakuen, Oarai Isosaki Shrine with a sacred torii on the sea, are things to do there. And the local specialty food Mito Natto and Hitachi Beef is also popular in Ibaraki Prefecture.

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Nemophila Harmony like Blue Carpet

It is the Nemophila Harmony in Hitachi-kaihin park. The scenery looks like a blue carpet and goes well with the blue sky.

Ryujin Suspension Bridge

The Traditional Star Festival is Coming! The Ryujin-Otsuribashi Bridge Across the Milky Way

The Ryujin-Otsuribashi Bridge is also famous as starry sky view spot. In case of the old calendar, the Star Festival is on August 20 this year, so let's turn off the lights and look up the starry sky. You will become spellbound by the great nature.

Oarai Isosaki Shrine

What a Nice Collaboration of the Two! The Sunrise over the Shrine Gate 'Kamiiso Shrine Gate'

The Kamiiso Shrine is famous as a spiritual place. Because it is on seashore and face to due east, the sunrise view looks mystic and attracts visitors. But it is dependent upon the weather.

Kokaigawa Fureai Park

Wonderful Place! Two Million Poppies And Mt.Tsukuba

News from Kokaigawa Fureai Park representing Ibaraki's spring! Two million poppies are going to be full bloom next week, and around 5/24, diamond Mt.Tsukuba can be seen! Why don't you visit for your going out or a date in weekend?

Kairakuen Garden

A Fantastic Night Of Early Spring! Full-blown Plum Trees And Illuminated Kairaku Garden

I introduce 'night・plum blossoms・fastival'. On March 12, you can enjoy the candle night and skyrockets set off from Senba Lake as well as the illuminated plum trees. Why don't you come to plum festival's finale in Mito to feel the fantastic night of early spring?

Koga Fireworks Display

This Summer's Most Moving Fireworks In Koga! And Most Beautiful 'Saishoku Senrin' In Japan

I introduce this summer's most moving fireworks display in Koga! It's finale was emblazoned by 'Saishoku Senrin' a kind of Japanese skyrocket. It was shot off in the sky far above the Koga town, and the thousands of small flowers blooming in the night sky are awesome! Please come to see them on this spot next year!

Art Tower Mito

Overwhelming Presence! Shining Futuristic Tower Designed By Arata Isozaki

An art tower of 100m height was built as a commemoration of 100 years of Mito city government. Taking an elevator to the observatory at 86m above the ground, you can have a wide view of Mito town and faraway Mt.Fuji through the round window.

Kashima-jingu Shrine

Very Clear Water Able To See Over The Bottom & Beautiful Reflections

It's called Mitarashi Pond. Over 400 Thousand liters of water springs in a day, and it's legendarily talked as a miracle pond that the water sprang in one night and never gone dry even in the drought season. Now, Mitarashi Pond is a place of healing and purify.

Ibaraki Airport

Airplane Fans Must Like It! An Airport You Can Feel The Powerful Planes Very Close

The first LCC airport has no boarding bridges, and users can see the planes very close when they board. You can also enojoy seeing takeoff and landing from the observatory deck and eating Ibaraki food at neighboring 'Sorara', even if you're not planning to travel. Free parking lot is one of the reason to visit here, too.


Digital Art Inspired By A Leader Of Japanese Art, Tenshin Okakura

KENPOKU ART is underway on the sea and mountains in north of Ibaraki. Team Lab, specialists of various digital fields, exhibit a fantastic digital art at Tenshin Memorial Museum Of Ibaraki. You can't miss it!


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