Oarai is a seaside resort which is located 100 kilometers from the northeast of Tokyo which takes about 120 minutes by train or car.
Guests can also get there by transferring only once from Tokyo station.
In the compact city of Oarai, visitors can access a variety of different places on foot, by bicycle or using public transportation.
In addition to its aquarium, marine tower, museums and a shrine near the sea with a unique and mysterious atmosphere, guests can enjoy walking along Oarai's vast sandy beaches while admiring scenery such as a torii gate which stands on the reef.
Two other famous places, Kairakuen (one of the greatest gardens in Japan, in Mito city) and Hitachi Seaside Park (well-known for its spectacular scenery, in Hitachinaka city) are also located near Oarai.
All of these great places and more are waiting for you in Oarai.