Oarai is a hidden-gem close to Tokyo and there is plenty to do, which makes it a great day trip, whether you visit it by yourself, with friends or with family!
As with many of these small towns, renting a bicycle is a great way to get around and there is a bicycle rental conveniently located right at the station, which doubles up as the tourism information centre. Perfect to plan your day. My must-sees include the Aquarium, Kamiiso-no-Torii, Mentai Park, Tsukinoi Sake Brewery and of course the Coastline…. [ continue reading, click here]