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Chiba

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2019 All Japan Superhero Festival

2019 All Japan Superhero Festival

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On October 15th and 16th, superheroes and mascot characters from all over Japan meet at various locations in Chiba City. This free..

Globo Shopping Center Oct 5th - Oct 6th 6 Free
Mother Bokujo Autumn Festival

Mother Bokujo Autumn Festival

Sleiman Azizi

A couple of hours east of Tokyo, Mother Bokujo farm in Chiba Prefecture is holding its annual Autumn Festival from September 15th..

Mother Farm Sep 8th - Nov 24th 2 ¥1,500

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Places to stay in Chiba

HOTEL MYSTAYS Maihama

HOTEL MYSTAYS Maihama

Maren Pauli

Stay at Hotel MyStays Maihama just next door to the Disney Resort and with perfect access to Tokyo and Narita Airport.

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Sakura no Yama Park

Sakura no Yama Park

Elizabeth S

Sakura no Yama Park located at the north end of Narita Airport's main runway I see a popular plane watching spot. Combine a vi..

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About Chiba

Okinawa Nagasaki Fukuoka Saga Kumamoto Kagoshima Miyazaki Oita Ehime Kochi Tokushima Kagawa Yamaguchi Hiroshima Okayama Tottori Shimane Hyogo Kyoto Osaka Wakayama Nara Shiga Mie Fukui Ishikawa Toyama Gifu Aichi Nagano Shizuoka Niigata Yamanashi Kanagawa Tokyo Saitama Gunma Tochigi Chiba Ibaraki Fukushima Miyagi Yamagata Iwate Akita Aomori Hokkaido
Region Kanto
Island Honshu
Capital Chiba
Population 6,216,289
Area 5,157.64 sq. km

It’s not hard to see that Chiba Prefecture (千葉県, Chiba-ken) is more than just a bed town for its western neighbor Tokyo. In fact, many tourists might find it impossible to avoid the prefecture – Narita Airport is one of the three major international gateway hubs into Japan.

Its convenient proximity from Tokyo means that major theme parks such as Disneyland, Disney Sea, and Kamogawa SeaWorld aren’t too far away from the nation’s capital.

That being said, Chiba is also known for its natural beauty and history. If theme parks aren't your thing, try visiting some of Japan's best beaches in southern Chiba (easily accessible from Tokyo via the Aqualine toll road), Narita-san Shinsho-ji, or enjoy the spectacular views from Nokogiri-yama. Funassyi (Funabashi City's popular mascot character) goods are popular souvenirs!

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