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Nakayama is between Narita And Haneda International Airport

中山・下総・散歩道

a walk on Tekona And Mama 手古奈・真間山の散歩道

A Walk Around Tekona And Mamasan Temple

Fushihime Sakura in Guhoji Templered flags in Tekona Reishindo Hallcherry blossoms in Kokubunji Templemoss phloxes in Guo Moruo Memorial Park
Ichikawa City has very long history, it started the period of editing Manyoshu (Collection for a Myriad Ages). Ichikawa is on the southern tip of Shimousa Plateau, the Provincial Government of Shimousa Province in the classic Japan was built at Konodai behind the Mamasan Temple and Shimousa Kokubunji Temple was also built near it. Akahito Yamabe, a renga poet Socho, Issa Kobayashi, Mitsukuni Tokugawa (Mito Komon), Hakushu Kitahara, Kafu Nagai and so many people have visited since the Myriad Ages.
Monument and Shrine of Tekona has a legend of a beautiful girl Tekona, so many poets has written about it for thousands years. Mamasan Guhoji Temple has long history, and it was famous for the popular site to enjoy viewing sakura trees in spring and colored leaves in fall since Edo Period. Kamein Temple Hakusu Kitahara once lived. Guo Moruo Memorial Park has a beautiful garden filled with thousands of moss phloxes like a pink carpet. A Path Of Literature Sakura Dote Park and beautiful gardens with seasonal flowers in Yoshizawa Garden Gallery and Suwada Park. There are many enjoyable, wonderful and exciting sight around Tekona and Mamasan to walk on.
Please come and walk aound Tekona and Mamasan to enjoy seeing those historical assets and beautiful nature with thousands of cherry blossoms in spring, colored leaves in fall and green black pine trees, the symbol tree of Ichikawa city.

The Area Around Tekona And Mamasan

Cherry blossoms in Guhoji

Mamasan Guho-ji Temple

It is famous for the beautiful cherry blossoms and the flamed colored autumnal leaves
Cherry blossoms in Tekona

Monument and Shrine of Tekona

Tekona Reishindo Shrine has loved and described in many poems for thousands years

Shimousa Kokubunji Temple in spring

Shimousa Kokubunji Temple

Kokubunji in Ichikawa city is designated as the histric site by the government.
moss phloxes in Guo Moruo Memorial Center

Guo Moruo Memorial Park

Guo Moruo Memorial Park gives an illusion to us to stray into a town in early Showa era.

cherry blossoms in Suwada Park

Suwada Park

Suwada Ruins and the stone tablet inscribed by Guo Moruo are in the park. Cherry blossoms and roses bloom in spring.

Yoshizawa Garden Gallery

Yoshizawa Garden Gallery

There are many seasonal flowers brightly blooming in the garden.
Kiuchi Gallery

Kiuchi Gallery

A Western-style Building like a hat in fairy tales in woods.

市川市考古博物館

History Museum and Museum of Antiquities of Ichikawa-shi, and Horinouchi Shell Mound

The museums introduce history of the areas around Ichikawa.
I-link Town Ichikawa

The Observatory on I-link Town Ichikawa

It commands a panoramic view of Mt.Fuji behind the skyscrapers in Tokyo.

Edogawa River

A Walk Along Edogawa River

The areas along the river have many noted spots that people could enjoy history and culture.
cherry blossoms in Satomi Park

A Walk Around Satomi Park

The park is the noted scenic spot to see cherry blossoms, roses and colored leaves.