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Shizuoka Map, Japan

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Shizuoka Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Shizuoka with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Shizuoka useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Shizuoka!

Shizuoka Sightseeing

Shizuoka is the capital of a group of 47 jurisdictions. This group is known as Prefecture of Japan. The area of Shizuoka has around 1400 square kilometers and has three wards in it. The wards of Shizuoka are Aoi - Ku, Suruga - Ku, Shimizu - Ku. read more

Shizuoka History

Imagawa raised Tokugawa Ieyasu since he was a small kid. Tokugawa later returned to his home province Mikawa. He returned back in 1575 and defeated Takeda Shingen who was ruling Suruga in those days. Tokugawa Ieyasu stepped down as the ruler of Suruga for his beloved son Hidetada in the year 1605. After some time it was another son of Tokugawa Ieyasu named Tokugawa Tadanaga who ruled Suruga. read more

Shizuoka Travel Guide

The craft industry of Shizuoka is around 400 years old and hence the artisans of Shizuoka are considered to be perfectionists in their fields. Various trees like hinoki cypress are used by the craft industry of Shizuoka. Models for educational purposes have been built in the city since 1920. These models are made up of wood and sashimono joinery techniques for woodworking of these models have been used ever since this... read more

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