- “Mitsui Outlet Park
Jazz Dream Nagashima ”
- Adjoined Nagashima Onsen is Jazz Dream Nagashima, the largest outlet mall in Japan with around 240 stores. Both luxury and everyday brands are on offer. The outlet is equipped with free WiFi and money changing machines. Over 100 stores offer tax free shopping.
- “Tado Gorge”
(a natural swimming pool)
- Clean, refreshing air blows through this natural monument filled with pear trees. In Summer, the river is dammed to create a natural swimming pool, in Spring the flowers bloom, and in Fall the valley is bathed in autumnal reds and yellows. With the changing of each season, Tado gorge explodes with color.
- “Ishidori Festival”
- Japan’s noisiest festival! Taiko drums and gongs are mounted on carts adorned with elaborate carvings and lacquer sculptures. These are wheeled around the traditional seafront roads in Kuwana. This display is not to be missed! At the Ishidori museum, learn about the history of the festival through exhibits and videos.