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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 slowly moved to lighter woods like balsa but after the war and the growth of world economy, this industry started to lag behind. As a result many craftsmen either lost jobs or started to work for those companies which were now manufacturing plastic models in order to compete with international counterparts. read more

Shizuoka Sightseeing

Japan isn’t such a huge country but it has always been famous for its unique style of architecture and friendly inhabitants. Shizuoka isn’t anything different from the rest of the country. There are many tourist attractions in the city like Kuno- Zan Tosho - Gu Shrine, Tokiwa Park, Sunpu Park, and Abe Waterfall, Nihon - Daira etc. These places attract a huge number of foreign / local tourists and they are major... 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

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