Places to go in Yokohama
Places to go in Yokohama

Places to go/see in Yokohama ?

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Places to go/see in Yokohama ?Yokohama is a Japanese city and it was one of the first Japanese ports opened to foreign trade in 1859. There is a big Chinatown with hundreds of Chinese restaurants and shops. Even though it’s just a 30-minute train ride from Tokyo, Yokohama is quite different in some aspects 🙂

Places to go/see in Yokohama ?

  • Yokohama Museum of Art
  • Yokohama Cosmo World
  • Sankeien Garden
  • Yokohama Motomachi
  • CupNoodles Museum
  • Hakkeijima Sea Paradise
  • Zoorasia
  • Nippon Maru
  • Kishamichi Promenade
  • Ōsanbashi Pier

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Yokohama Museum of Art

Yokohama Museum of Art
Yokohama Museum of Art

Yokohama Museum of Art opened to the public on November 3, 1989. It is one of the largest art institutions in Japan. With its iconic architecture it is featuring the expansive space of the Grand Gallery. The museum is made up of a total of seven gallery spaces. It also has an art information and media centre and this centre holds over 110,000 books.

Yokohama Cosmo World

Yokohama Cosmo World
Yokohama Cosmo World

It is a theme park in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is having the Cosmo clock 21. This clock is formerly the tallest ferris wheel in the world.

Sankeien Garden

Sankei-en is a traditional Japanese-style garden in Naka. Yokohama. Sankei-en was designed and built by Tomitaro Hara. The Private use of the buildings and gardens for commercial purposes requires prior approval.

Sankeien Garden
Sankeien Garden

Yokohama Motomachi

Yokohama Motomachi
Yokohama Motomachi

The Motomachi area, which includes Motomachi Shopping Street, introduced field tests of its shared delivery system on June 1, 2004 in collaboration with various shipping companies and the relevant government offices (Traffic Regulation Division, Kanagawa Prefectural Police Headquarters; Kagacho Police Station; Yokohama City Environmental Preservation Office; Yokohama City Naka Ward Office of Engineering).

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CupNoodles Museum

CupNoodles Museum
CupNoodles Museum

It is a museum dedicated to instant noodles and Cup Noodles. Its creator and founder is Momofuku Ando. Museum is located in Yokohama and it showcase four stories of exhibitions and attractions.

Hakkeijima Sea Paradise

Hakkeijima Sea Paradise
Hakkeijima Sea Paradise

Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise is an amusement park consisting of an aquarium, shopping mall, hotel, marina and amusement rides. It is located in Hakkeijima, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. It opened for business on May 8, 1993.

Zoorasia

Places to go in Yokohama ?
Places to go in Yokohama ?

Sprawling zoo featuring a wide variety of animals in open-air habitat zones, plus play areas & eats.

Nippon Maru

Nippon Maru
Nippon Maru

It is a Japanese museum ship and former training vessel. She is permanently docked in Yokohama harbor in Nippon Maru Memorial Park.

Kishamichi Promenade

Kishamichi Promenade
Kishamichi Promenade

It was once used as a rail line and this boardwalk showcase three bridges & sweeping views of Yokohama. It is quite overwhelming to watch:)

Ōsanbashi Pier

Ōsanbashi Pier
Ōsanbashi Pier

It is the main international passenger pier at the Port of Yokohama, located in Naka Ward, Yokohama, Japan. It is the oldest pier in Yokohama, originally constructed between 1889 and 1896.

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