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Shizuoka City

Capital city of Shizuoka surrounded by nature

About Shizuoka City

Things to do in Shizuoka City

Upcoming Shizuoka City Events

Shizuoka Street Performance

Shizuoka Street Performance

Peter Sidell

At the start of November, the annual Street Performance World Cup will be held in Shizuoka in central Japan. It's a hugely fun..

Shizuoka, Shizuoka City Nov 1st - Nov 4th 2 Free

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Where to eat in Shizuoka City

Seoul in Shimizu

Seoul in Shimizu

Peter Sidell

In Shimizu in the suburbs of Japan's Shizuoka city, Seoul is a lively, inexpensive restaurant serving tasty Korean food.

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Shimizu Fish Market

Shimizu Fish Market

Luca De Pasquale

Freshest seafood in the Shizuoka prefecture. Great views of Mount Fuji and Suruga Bay. Only 30 minutes by train from Shizuoka.

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Places to stay in Shizuoka City

Hotel Century Shizuoka 20

Hotel Century Shizuoka

Elle Harris

In Shizuoka in central Japan, Hotel Century is a luxurious western-style hotel, conveniently located next to Shizuoka Station.

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My Hotel Ryugu in Shizuoka

My Hotel Ryugu in Shizuoka

Peter Sidell

In Shizuoka in central Japan, My Hotel Ryugu is a comfortable, well located and very affordable business hotel, ideal for budget..

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How Do You Take Your Tea?

How Do You Take Your Tea?

Cathy Cawood

Learning how tea is blended at Mixcha Tea Blending workshop experience in Shizuoka, sampling green and black Japanese teas at Green..

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About Shizuoka City

Shizuoka City in central Shizuoka Prefecture is perfect for outdoor lovers as it is surrounded by numerous mountains, lakes, and rivers. Like many other cities in the prefecture, Shizuoka City produces a lot of green tea and strawberries.

Many historic shrines and roads line Shizuoka City that can be easily accessed via the city’s convenient railway system. The Tokaido Shinkansen also makes a stop at Shizuoka City.

For visitors eager to soak in the atmosphere, Shizuoka hosts the Daidogei World Cup every November. Regarded as the biggest event in Shizuoka, the world cup is an annual international busker's festival where performers come from all over the world and perform around the city.

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