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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 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

Shizuoka History

Domains were abolished in the year 1870 but before that some 700000 koku (unit of volume used in Japan) of land was granted to the rule of Tokugawa Iesato. It was April 1st, 1889 when Shizuoka finally came into existence. Shimizu (another city which is now called as Shimizu - Ku) was merged with Shizuoka in 2003. This resulted in the larger area of Shizuoka. Kanbara was also merged with Shizuoka on 31st March 2006 and... read more

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

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