Nakayama Shimousa is located on the way to Tokyo
from Narita International Airport. Nakayama is a bed town of Tokyo, it
means it has good accessibility from Tokyo.
Moreover Nakayama and Shimousa
has very long history, over 1000 years. There are a lot of beautiful architectures
and gardens built from Kamakura
to Edo period
in the area introduced in this site Let's Go On A Walk In Nakayama Shimousa.
If you have little time, please visit the places this site introduced,
you could find and enjoy seeing many historical properties in Japan like
Kyoto and Kamakura.
Landmarks nearby Nakayama Shimousa
There are 2 national heritages and 4 national important cultural buildings,
and so on in Hokekyo-ji, and it is very poplar flower viewing place in
A Walk on the Local Shinto Diety of Shimousa, Katsushika Hachimangu Shrine,
and the area around is very exciting as there are shops, restaurants and
historical and cultural landmarks.
Tekona, the subject of many poems in the Anthology of a Myriad Leaves,
Mamasan temple connects with Gyoki, Kobo and Issa Kobayashi. It is good
place to walk along.
Joyato along Edogawa River is the starting point to the 4 ways having many historical landmarks related to Musashi Miyamoto, Tokugawa Family and so on. They are very fine courses to walk on.
A walk along the border between Tokyo and Chiba or Musashi and Shimousa,
there are legends and remains of the battles of Konadai existing along
The Mama-gawa River is a famous spot to enjoy seeing the blooming Cherry Blossoms.
There are many pear gardens in Oono and Omachi. And also many legends connecting to Masakado Taira and Nichiren remain there.
There are Shinkawa, Furukawa and Ichinoe Sakaigawa Shinsui park and some
temples described in Edo Meisho Zue there.
There are several exciting and wonderful landmarks near Nakayama Hokekyoji
Temple in such as Onjyuin, Higashiyama Kaii Memorial Museum and so on.
The area around cotlon plaza is attarctive and exciting place to walk
along. You could enjoy shipping, seeing the views around, learning Japan
and Ichikawa city.
Myogyo-ji Temple was built in 1538, beautiful blossoms of its drooping
cherry tree in its garden and skillful sculptures on its temple gate are
Noted Ohanami Spots
Noted Momijigari Spots
The National Legacies
There are several national legacies in Nakayama Shimousa.
The Sacred Places
There are several sacred temples and shrines in this area.
The 33 Pilgrimage
Shichifukujin in Ichikawa