Nagoya, Ise-Shima, and the Kii Peninsula Sights

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Here you'll find a collection of more than 5,000 well-preserved Buddhist relics, some dating back 1,000 years. The New Wing houses themed...

Sakino-yu Onsen

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Soak in this open-air hollow among the wave-beaten rocks facing the Pacific Ocean, where it's said that emperors Saimei (594–661) and...

Seki Sword Tradition Museum

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Seki has a 700-year-old sword-manufacturing heritage, and you'll appreciate the artistry and skill of Japanese sword smiths at this museum.


  • Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

About 8 km (5 miles) from Kushimoto, this is Honshu's southernmost point. Stationed high above the rocky cliffs is a white lighthouse...

Shirara-yu Onsen

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At the north end of the beach, locals come and go all day to bathe and chat. The baths overlook the beach and ocean from the second floor...


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This small temple is rather run-down, but it houses Japan's third-largest Buddha, which you can often view with no other visitors in...

Toba Tourist Information Center

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Outside Exit 1 of Kintetsu Toba Station, you'll find an English map of the main attractions. ...

Tokugawa Art Museum

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The seldom-displayed 12th-century hand scrolls of The Tale of Genji, widely recognized as the world's first novel, are housed here.

Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology

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Housed in the distinctive brick buildings of the company's original factory, this museum is dedicated to the rise of Nagoya's most famous...

Toyota Plant Tour

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Dropping in at an automobile factory might not be everyone's idea of holiday fun, but a Toyota Plant Tour makes all those dry books about...