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IN HAMAMATSU.COM Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan Visitor Guide

IN HAMAMATSU.COM Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan Visitor Guide Hamamatsu shizuoka

Take a break and explore the lake with a local

gesture.jpgWe speak only Japanese,
but we will try our best to provide you with a great

The one and only in Japan! Lake Hamana cruise from the Hamanako Service Area


Sat, Sun, holidays, G.W. and 2017/8/1 - 31 between
2017 / 4 / 23 sun - 11 / 26 sun 10am - 4pm (Last admission time 4pm)
The Hamanako Service Area is one of popular service areas in Japan and is located at the midpoint between Tokyo and Osaka. This is the only place in Japan where you can enjoy cruising from a service area! For a limited time only, this boat sails with the guide of local fisherman. The voyage takes about twenty minutes and travels by rough rocks which was used for the stone wall of Hamamatsu Castle, to Uchiura Bay where you can see the seasonal scenery of Tateyama/Ohkusayama, and it also goes under the big red bridge of Tomei highway to Lake Hosoe where you can see Mt. Fuji when the sky is clear.


Cancellation may occur due to inclement weather such as severe wind.
Please refer to the website (Japanese) on the date of sailing (updates every operational day at 8:30am)

4 year old ~ Elementary school student
Adult (Junior high school student and up

ADDRESS Tomei Hamanako S.A.
61-2, Sakume, Mikkabi-cho, Kita-ku, Hamamatsu-shi 431-1401

PHONE Hamanako Kanzanji-Onsen Tourist Association
053-487-0152(Japanese only)

Sat, Sun, holidays and G.W between 2017/4/23 sun - 11/26 sun.
10am - 4pm(Last admission time 4pm)
※20 minutes per round trip, leaving every 30 minutes
※Cruise time maybe extended during some seasons
TRANSPORT From Hamamatsu Station
[CAR] Tomei Expressway -
Between Mikkabi I.C. and Hamamatsu-Nishi I.C.

[Local roads]
Accesible by a car or a bicycle through Puratto park.

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