Traveling around sightseeing spots by train and bike

Traveling around sightseeing spots by train and bike

2 days (an overnight stay in Mito)
Enjoy Nature in central Ibaraki l and Rokko area
           
  • 2 days, 1 night (stay in Mito City)
  • Visit the famous Hitachi Seaside Park and Oarai Aquarium and take in traditional culture at Kashima Jingu Shrine and Kasama Inari Shrine. 

Day1

Kashima Jingu Grand Shrine

Mentai Park Oarai

AQUAWORLD Oarai Aquarium

Tokyo Station

directions_train 08:10 Get on a JR train and change trains at Narita and Sawara. (1940 yen)

Kashima-Jingu Station

directions_train 10:39 Get off the train.

directions_walk 20min on foot

Kashima Jingu Shrine (11:00 – 12:15)

Said to have been established in 600BC by Japan’s first emperor, Kashima Jingu is one of Japan’s three imperial grand shrines and is associated with martial arts. Visitors can see deer in the shrine grounds. 

directions_walk 20 minutes on foot

Kashima-Jingu Station

directions_train 12:41 Get on a Kashima Rinkai Tetsudo train.

Oarai Station

directions_train 13:40 Get off the train.

Get a rental bike. (500 yen)

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Ramble through the shopping arcade.

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Mentai Park Oarai

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Oarai Isosaki Shrine

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AQUAWORLD Oarai Aquarium

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Oarai Station (return the bike.)

directions_train17:48 Get on a train. (320 yen)

Mito Station

directions_train 18:04 Get off the train.

Stay at a hotel in Mito

Day2

Hitachi Seaside Park

Kasama Inari Jinja shrine

CraftHills Kasama

Mito Station

directions_train 09:09 Get on a train on JR Joban Line. (190 yen)

Katsuta Station

directions_train 09:15 Get off the train.

Katsuta Station

directions_train 09:15 Get on a Hitachinaka Seaside Railway train. (350 yen)

Nakaminato Station

directions_train 09:48 Get off the train

local_taxi Take a taxi (approx. 2000 yen)

Hitachi Seaside Park

directions_bus 12:20 Get on a Ibaraki Kotsu bus. (400 yen)

Katsuta Station

directions_train 12:49 Get on a train on JR Joban Line.

Kasama Station

directions_train 13:26 Get off the train.

Get a rental bike. (500 yen)

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Kasama Inari Jinja shrine and ramble through the shopping arcade.

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CraftHills Kasama

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Kasama Station Return the rental bike and get on a JR train. (Change trains at Tomobe to a limited express train.)