Izukogen is located on the eastern coast of Izu Peninsula in Shizuoka Prefecture. It is a popular resort area for Tokyoites because it is not far from Tokyo. There are many beaches, hot springs and sightseeing spots. Please visit for your Japan tour.
You don’t need to go all the way to Okinawa if you want to go to a white sandy beach with azure blue waters. Volcanic peninsula Izu has its fair share of wonderful beaches, of which Shimoda has the most beautiful one according to most people. It is hard to believe that this subtropical paradise is only 2 hours away by train from Tokyo station.
The lake has been developed as a resort area, with an amusement park and onsen with lake views. Some of the onsen resorts accept day visitors, such as Hanasaki no Yu. Amusement park Pal Pal is especially interesting for families
Kawazu is only a small town, and it is a good spot to include in your itinerary if you want one or a few days of nature and rest with fewer international tourists.
Atami is a popular destination for cherry blossom viewing in spring and fireworks and the beach in summer and can be combined with a multi-day trip to Mt. Fuji, Hakone, or other areas on the Izu Peninsula like Shimoda.
Mt Fuji Shibazakura Festival
The Fuji Shibazakura Festival is an exceptional event near Mt. The Shibazakura flower is a species that blooms in different colors and in different shapes, creating a beautiful multicolored field.