AREA GUIDES sightseeing information

We show around around PLAYatré Tsuchiura and the vicinity of Tsukuba Kasumigaura RingRing Road and tourist attraction in the prefecture.
Please enjoy neighboring sightseeing in conjunction with cycling.

Tourist attraction

The Tsuchiura city Lake Kasumigaura area Mount Tsukuba area Kashima, Kamisu area Mito area

Cycling course

Recommendation course

The Tsuchiura city

Park full of nature of Kasumigaura shore with big Netherlands model windmill.

Lake Kasumigaura multi-purpose park

It is park full of nature of Kasumigaura shore with big Netherlands model windmill. It is center with natural observation facility and water garden, pool, gymnasium, tennis court, day trip bath facility, rest house.

Address145, Oiwata, Tsuchiura-shi, Ibaraki
Regular holidayHaving no days off
Phone number029-826-4829
Web site https://www.city.tsuchiura.lg.jp/page/page011110.html
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura2.8km

The Tsuchiura city

Rural district and city link legendary village to base of interchange

Village of Komachi

In the hall of Komachi, waterwheel of 7m in diameter largest in the Ibaraki prefecture is mark. In "hall of Komachi", we can obtain making soba experience (reservation required) and sightseeing information and can know Komachi legend in display corner and Komachi gallery. In addition, flavor of soba restaurant "Iori Komachi" is high; establish, and hitachi aki soba is popular, too.

Address491, Ono, Tsuchiura-shi, Ibaraki
Business hoursFrom March to October 9:00-18:00
From November to February 9:00-17:00
Regular holidayOn Monday (we do business on holiday and take a rest the next day)
Phone number029-862-1002
Web sitehttps://www.city.tsuchiura.lg.jp/page/page001997.html
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura11.7km

Lake Kasumigaura area

Restaurant with the local production for local consumption X helmet sea of Kasumigaura shore as concept.

Haze kitchen

Restaurant which provides menu utilized product of city in concept in the local production for local consumption X helmet sea in the haze kitchen. We provide fresh material which had you provide from local all of you as dishes which we can eat with health deliciously.

Address4787, Saka, Kasumigaura-shi, Ibaraki frontage Kasumigaura-shi interchange center
Business hoursWeekdays lunch 11:00-15:00 (LO.14:30)
Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays lunch 11:00-16:00 (LO.15:30)
Regular holidayOn Monday (we do business on holiday and take a rest the next day)
Phone number029-896-1227
Web site http://kasumigaura.miraidukuri.jp/kitchen/
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura18km

Lake Kasumigaura area

"0" size of the original model is excellent at force!

The system of training naval airmen peace Memorial

We incise many matters that we cannot forget in climate and history in Ami-machi that walked history as naval town spending the special times in modern contemporary history of our country, and thinking about War and Peace which Japan experienced. We store record of history of precious system of training naval airmen and the history of a war of Ami-machi and display and hand down to the next generation exactly and are "system of training naval airmen Peace Memorial Museum" to have you think about importance of preciousness and peace of life.

Address5-1, Hasamado, Ami-machi, Inashiki-gun, Ibaraki
Business hours9:00-17:00 (as for the admission until 16:30)
Regular holidayOn Monday (we do business on holiday and take a rest the next day)
12/29-1/3
Phone number029-891-3344
Web site https://www.yokaren-heiwa.jp/index.html
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura4.8km

Lake Kasumigaura area

Statue made of world's best largest bronze which was registered with Guinness Book of World Records

Ushiku great statue of Buddha

Ushiku great statue of Buddha (official name: Ushiku Amitabha great statue of Buddha) which shows huge figure when we are running in Metropolitan Inter-City Expressway and come near Ami east IC. The force is totally like ultra man. It will be to say "huge tsu!" unintentionally. Height for the light of 12 of Amitabha 120m (image high 100m, base 20m). It is enormousness as great statue of Buddha (image high 14.98m) of Nara gets on palm.

AddressUshiku-shi, Ibaraki Kuno 2083
Business hours From March to September
Weekdays 9:30: ... 17:00
From March to September Saturdays, Sundays and holidays 9:30-17:30
From October to February
Weekdays 9:30-16:30
From October to February Saturdays, Sundays and holidays 9:30-16:30
Regular holidayHaving no days off
Phone number029-889-2931
Web site https://daibutu.net/
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura13km

Lake Kasumigaura area

Theme park to see under the theme of "water", and to touch, and to scientize

Lake Kasumigaura contact land

In facility, facilities which made an elaborate plans such as museum "of "tower of rainbow" and" ball of 60m are full.

Address1234, Tamatsukurikou, Namegata-shi, Ibaraki
Business hours9:30-16:30
Regular holidayOn Monday (we do business on holiday and take a rest the next day)
The end of the year
Phone number0299-55-3927
Web site https://www.city.namegata.ibaraki.jp/page/page000682.html
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura20.4km

Lake Kasumigaura area

We can enjoy shopping in outlet shop of about 150 shops.

Ami Premium Outlets

Access is convenient by Metropolitan Inter-City Expressway, Ami east interchange direct connection. Please enjoy shopping in environment that is full of green reflecting the image of the American West Coast.

AddressIt is wrinkle and others 4-1-1 Ami-machi, Inashiki-gun, Ibaraki
Business hours10:00-20:00
[February] 10:00-19:00
※There is change by New Year holidays, other seasons.
Regular holidayHoliday once a year (Thursday third in February)
Phone number029-829-5770
Web site https://www.premiumoutlets.co.jp/ami/information/#informationid1024
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura11km

Mount Tsukuba area

Area to be able to enjoy pear, chestnut, grape, persimmon, apple, all kinds of fruit hunting including strawberry!

Kasumigaura-shi Chiyoda fruit tree Tourism Association

Kasumigaura-shi Chiyoda district (former Chiyoda-machi) is blessed with riches of the soil located at the foot of a mountain of the east of beautiful mountain Mount Tsukuba having two on the mountaintop of Mount Nantai and woman's body mountain from the old days, and fruit tree cultivation that started because pear was planted in 1885 is prosperous area. How is fruit hunting by cycling?

Address461, Kamitsuchida, Kasumigaura-shi, Ibaraki
Business hoursIt varies according to farms
Regular holidayIt varies according to farms
Phone number0229-59-2116
Web site http://www.kasumigaura-kankou.jp/page/dir000473.html
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura10km

Mount Tsukuba area

Classic spot of sightseeing in Mount Tsukuba

Mount Tsukuba Shrine

In Mount Tsukuba Shrine, in the precincts, to about 370ha including the mountaintop and view from the mountaintop amount to whole Kanto from front shrine of halfway up a mountain in old shrine looking up to sacred mountain "Mount Tsukuba" with history of faith 3,000 years or more as object of worship.

Address1, Tsukuba, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki
Prayer timeWeekdays 9:00-16:00
Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays 9:00-16:30
Regular holidayHaving no days off
Phone number029-866-0502
Web site https://www.tsukubasanjinja.jp/
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura20.8km

Mount Tsukuba area

Very large flower of about 30 hectares and green park

Flower park

"Ibaraki flower park" to be able to enjoy scenery of different flowers every season. We can spend colorful flower and deluxe time among green and have athletic and attraction.

Address200, Shimoaoyagi, Ishioka-shi, Ibaraki
Business hoursFebruary - 11/14 9:00-17:00
11/15-1/13 2:00-21:00
1/15-1/31 9:00-16:00
Regular holidayOn Monday (we do business on holiday and take a rest the next day)
New Year holidays
Phone number0299-42-4111
Web site http://www.flowerpark.or.jp/
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura17.6km

Mount Tsukuba area

Facility where a lot of historic property of "village, Ishioka-shi of history" gather

Hill of topographical record

Hitachi Fudokinooka Theme Park is moistened for a long time and builds a certain culture, and tradition utilizes historic property of "village, Ishioka-shi of history" that has been done significantly, and many culture historic spots and noted places, racial entertainment are facilities to utilize lingering sound which history, tradition, on-site training, sports, mind including community touch.

Address1646, Someya, Ishioka-shi, Ibaraki
Business hoursFrom March to October 9:00-17:00
From November to February 9:00-16:00
Regular holidayOn Monday (we do business on holiday and take a rest the next day)
New Year holidays
Phone number0299-23-3888
Web site http://business2.plala.or.jp/fudoki/
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura17.6km

Mount Tsukuba area

Place where is touched in unknown Japanese space technology

JAXA Tsukuba space center

Tsukuba space center was in area of Tsukuba Science City and established in 1972. It is environment that is full of green appropriate for Kenkyugakuen city on about 530,000 square meters of sites and general office with the latest examination facilities.

Address2-1-1, Sengen, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki
Business hoursPavilion "space Dome" 9:30-17:00
Planet cube 10:00-17:00
Regular holidayNo fixed holiday, New Year holidays
Phone number029-868-2023
Web site https://fanfun.jaxa.jp/visit/tsukuba/
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura8.8km

Kashima, Kamisu area

Experience-based agriculture theme park!

namegata Farmers Village

Concept from "Farm to the Table" field to the same dining table. We fully use fresh vegetables and fruit only in agriculture kingdom. As for a lot of local delicious things including fantastic dried potato which is not sold in market. Please thoroughly enjoy a time of the best to be able to taste only here.

Address1561, Uzaki, Namegata-shi, Ibaraki
Business hours10:00-18:00
Regular holidayOn Monday
Phone number0299-87-1130
Web site https://www.namegata-fv.jp/
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura38.8km

Mito area

Refreshing tide-style flower and city park of a lot of green to blow through

State-run hitachi Seaside Park

"State-run hitachi Seaside Park" utilized natural environments to include Sunaoka, forest, device, spring place jinado characteristic located at the Pacific coast. In very large garden, we can enjoy flower and the trees and plants which are full of color throughout the year. Many customers go to visit from home and abroad for the purpose of particularly spring baby blue-eyes and autumn co-Kia.

Address605-4, Onuma, Mawatari, Hitachinaka-shi, Ibaraki
Business hoursFrom March 1 to July 20 9:30-17:00
From July 21 to August 31 9:30-18:00
From September 1 to October 31 9:30-17:00
End of from November 1 to February 9:30-16:30
Regular holidayEvery Tuesday (when Tuesday is holiday weekdays just after that)
December 31, January 1
From first Monday of February to Friday of the week
Phone number029-265-9001
Web site https://hitachikaihin.jp/
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura65km

Mito area

One of three Japan garden. Prince Nariaki Tokugawa establishes as "place to enjoy a large number of people and *"

Kairaku-en Garden

With all wish of Nariaki Tokugawa to "want to do * in place to enjoy", we were landscaped in 1842 (Tenpo 13). It is famous as famous spot of plum, but azalea or bush clover bloom and can enjoy seasonal flower. Lawn open space, the moon Pond scatter in extension and can come in contact with nature.

Address1-1251, Migawa, Mito-shi, Ibaraki
Business hoursFrom February 20 to September 30: 6:00-19:00
From October 1 to February 19: 7:00-18:00
Regular holidayThe days opening except from 29 to 31 on December
Phone number029-244-5454
Web site https://www.ibarakiguide.jp/kairakuen.html
Distance from PLAYatré Tsuchiura50km

Cycling course

Course for beginners who there are few inclines, and are easy to run sharp curve very much for few bicycle pedestrian precinct.

It is road course tinklingly

Course for beginners who there are few inclines, and are easy to run sharp curve very much for few bicycle pedestrian precinct. As it is installed six places in rest station utilizing old station building in course, we add and own pace and physical strength and can enjoy cycling.

AreaMount Tsukuba area
LevelIntermediate
Distance40.9km
The assumption time required4-5 hours
The best altitude difference50.7m
Course formOne way

Cycling course

Course where is ideal for sprinter because with a little ups and downs because of the lakefront.

One lap of Kasumigaura course

Course where is ideal for sprinter because with a little ups and downs because of to about 125km and the lakefront in this course going around Kasumigaura. Please enjoy Mount Tsukuba seen on fine day and magnificent surface of a lake turning color little by little during one day.

AreaKasumigaura area
LevelIntermediate - upper grade
Distance125km
The assumption time required5-7 hours
The best altitude difference10m
Course formGo-around

Cycling course

Kasumigaura one round course taking a shortcut in Kasumigaura-ohashi Bridge

Kasumigaura short course

Kasumigaura one round course taking a shortcut in Kasumigaura-ohashi Bridge. Meal only in area and seasonal scenery are other support ru at neighboring spots. For distance that is almost 100km used as a guide of de-beginner, it is recommendation for person who wants to escape from beginner as cyclist.

AreaKasumigaura area
LevelIntermediate - upper grade
Distance94.2km
The assumption time requiredFrom five hours to six hours
The best altitude difference10m
Course formGo-around

Cycling course

It is short course around historical cityscape of old town, Tsuchiura and Suigo area full of nature having been continued since the Muromachi era.

Wind course of village and Kasumigaura of Ono

It is short course around historical cityscape of old town, Tsuchiura and Suigo area full of nature having been continued since the Muromachi era.

AreaThe Tsuchiura city
LevelIntermediate - upper grade
Distance37km
The assumption time required3-4 hours
The best altitude difference110m
Course formOne way