Omama is one of the main stations on the Watarase Keikoku Railway, with many cultural sights to see such as a soy source factory and a pre-WW2 theater.
Hanawa is the birthplace of Wasaburo Ishihara and has an interesting museum (an old elementary school) where visitors can see the lives of schoolchildren.
Visiting Tokyo in the spring? Why not enjoy a ride through Sakura trees on the Watarase Keikoku Railway’s special ‘trolly train’, just two hours north of Tokyo? Read more to learn how to get there and what to expect!
Visiting Tokyo in the autumn? Why not take the special ‘trolly train’ on the Watarase Keikoku Railway and enjoy the beautiful fall foliage while journeying through the Watarase gorge? This is very popular with locals. Read to find out more.