Illumination of Ibaraki


 

 

 Beautiful illumination is the special feature of winter! You can see many beautiful illuminations at nights in Ibaraki. Enjoy the fantastic scenery!!

 

Daigo-Light [Daigo]

Fukuroda Falls light up was redesigned. Masaaki Aiba, famous lightning engineer has charge of lightning. KAITO has charge of music. He is also famous as DJ and photographer.

They will be creates the fukuroda falls in magical world!

 

 Place  Around Fukuroda falls, JR Hitachiota station and roadside station ’Okukuji daigo’.

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time

November 1st, sat. 2014 – February 15th, sun. 2015

*Period: At the site of around fukuroda falls, it will be held on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, national holiday during the period and December 23rd, tue. – January 4th, sun.

Time: sunset – 8 p.m. December 31st,2014 will be held until 2 a.m.

[Fukuroda falls and the around]

Sunset – 9 p.m.

[around JR Hitachidaigo station and rordside station Okukuji daigo]

 lights  twenty LED lights
 access

【train】10 minutes bus-drive from JR Fukuroda station, 10 minutes by walk from Fukuroda no taki bus stop

【car】50 minutes by car from Joban EXPWY Naka IC via Route 118.

inquiry

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URL

Daigo Tourism, commerce and industry association

TEL: 0295-72-1138

http://www.daigo-light.com

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 Forest of light  [Tsukuba]

In this year, this event will be commemorate 10th anniversary. We create colorful forest of lights at the around Tsukuba station and Line of trees on pedestrian deck. So, we wish this brilliant illumination is to be touching sight for you.

 place  Tsukuba Express Tsukuba station
1-10-1 , Azuma Tsukuba

period

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time

period: November 22nd, Saturday, 2014 – January 12nd, national holiday

time: 5 p.m. – 0 a.m.

 lights  Three hundred thousand LED lights
 access  【train】 1 minutes walk from Tsukuba Express Tsukuba station
【car】               20 minutes drive from Joban EXPWY Sakura-tsuchiura

inquiry

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URL

Forest of  lights in Tsukuba committee office

TEL:080-6660-0298

http://www.hikarinomori.info/

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Mt. Tsukuba Ropeway Stardust Cruising 

–You feel like flyingin the brilliant night sky on a ropeway-

[Tsukuba]

You can enjoy flying in the brilliant night sky on a ropeway from Tsutsujigaoka station to Nyotai-san station. The total length is 1,296 meters height, the time is approximately 6 minutes.

Also, “Christmas event at the Mt.Tsukuba ” will be held on December 20th, Saturday to December 25th, Thursday.

 place  Tsutsujigaoka station

period

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time

 period: October 4th, Saturday,2014 – March 1st, Sunday 2015

date: Saturday, Sunday and national holiday

[expect for bad weather day, December 19th,Jaunuary 1st and January 2nd]

*Friday [only December to February, time is 17:00 to 21:00 ]

This event will be held every night for December 20th to December 30th.

 lights  Approximately ten thousand LED lights
 access  【train】 50 minutes bus-drive from Tsukuba Express Tsukuba station [non-stop bus to Mt. Tsukuba], get off Tsutsujigaoka busstop.
【car】40 minutes drive from Joban EXPWY Tsuchiura-kita IC via Route125

inquiry

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URL

Tsukubasightseeing Railway Co.

 TEL: 029-866-0611

http://www.mt-tsukuba.com/

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 KASHIMA  Light’s art gallery  [Kashima]

Approximately one hundred thousand lights decorates around Kashima shrine. During the period, some events, mini-concert and so on will be held here. New Year’s Eve is lightning all night.

 place  Around JR Kashimajingu station and so on

period

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time

 period: December 5th, Friday, 2014 – January 3rd, Saturday, 2015

time: 5 p.m. – 11 p.m. [December 5th – December 30th and January 1st – January 3rd]

5 p.m. – 6 a.m. [December 31st]

 lights  Approximately one hundred thousand lights
 access

【train】1 minutes walk from JR Kashimajingu station

【bus】get on expressway bus “kashima-go” at JR Tokyo station – get off Kashimajingu station – 1 minutes walk to the site

【car】10 minutes drive from Higashi-Kanto EXPWY Itako IC

Inquiry

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URL

Kashima City Tourism Association      TEL: 0299-82-7730

Kashima City Commerce and Tourism Division  TEL: 0299-82-2911

http://city.kashima.ibaraki.jp/

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 Hitachi Starlight Illumination 2014 [Hitachi]

Centering on the plaza, you can see natural fir Christmas tree, moment decorated with colorful lights! It is so fantasy and wonderful world! On Saturday, Sunday and national holiday of during the period, you can enjoy some special events, bubble voyage and so on.

 

 place  Hitachi civic center plaza, around JR Hitachi station

period

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time

period: November 22nd, Saturday, 2014 – December 25th, Thursday,

time: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.

 lights  Approximately one hundred thousand lights
 access

train】3 minutes walk from JR Hitachi station

【car】               8 minutes drive from Joban EXPWY Hitachi chuou

inquiry

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URL

 Hitachi civic center  TEL: 0294-24-7711

Hitachi City Tourism Association

TEL: 0294-22-3111

http://www.civic.jp/

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 Art Tower Mito Starlight Fantasy  [Mito]

This is an event “ Lively Town! Shiny tower with dream and hope! ” with the catch phrase. Mito art tower and clock tower at Mito station north gate plaza will be decorated with many lights. In addition, Christmas concert will be held on December 6th, countdown& Happy Ney Year event will be held on December 31st.

 

 place  Art Tower Mito, Mito station north gate plaza

Period

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time

period : December 1st, Monday, 2014 – January 12nd, Monday, 2015
 lights  6 lights, 6 LED lights for trees, ten thousand LED lights
 access

[art museum]

【train】10 minutes bus drive from JR Mito station via Daikumachi, get off at “izumicho 1chome” and 5 minutes walk from here.

【car】30 minutes drive from Joban EXPWY Mito

inquiry

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URL

Art tower Mito

Starlight Fantasy committee office

TEL: 029-227-7558

Mito city  commerce and tourism division      TEL: 029-232-9185

http://www.mitokoumon.com/festival/art.html

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 Ami Premium Outlet  Winter Illumination  [Ami]

Approximately champagne gold color illumination create the elegant and romance atomosphere. Enjoy shopping in the brilliant mall!

 place  Ami Premium Outlet

period

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time

period: November 7th, Friday, 2014 – February 18th, Wednesday, 2015
time: sunset – 9 p.m.
 lights  two hundred sixty thousand lights
 access

【train】20 minutes bus drive from JR Arakawaoki station east gate

【car】               Joban EXPWY Tsukuba JCT → Ken-O EXPWY Ami-higashi IC

Inquiry

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URL

Ami Premium Outlet

TEL: 029-829-5770

http://www.premiumoutlets.co.jp/ami/

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  Bando Illumination Fantasy 2014    [Bando]

Annual illumination event commemorates five times in this year. Main street [1km] is so brightly! There are nice photo spot in front of chapel square. It is popular for family and couple!

In this event, you can see water illumination, use pond water of Yasaka park.

 

 place  Iwai shopping arcade, Yasaka park

period

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time

period: November 23rd, Sunday 2014 – January 24th, Saturday, 2015

time: 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.

 lights  seven hundred thousand LED lights
 access  【train】Tsukuba Express Moriya station east gate – get on Kanto Railway bus [to Iwai, Sashima] – get off at Iwaikyokumae bus stop [35 minutes]

【bus】get on at Tokyo station Yaesu south gate bus stop [to Iwai or Sashima] – get off at Iwaikyokumaebus stop[93 minutes]

【car】 Joban EXPWY Yawara IC – Route 294- to Bando city on Route 354 [20 minutes]

inquiry

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URL

Bando City Tourism Association
TEL: 0297-20-8666
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