• One of the largest in Japan! Both the illumination and the flower garden are overwhelming!
    One of the largest in Japan! Both the illumination and the flower garden are overwhelming!
    Nabana no Sato(Flower Garden)
  • The spectacular view which was chosen as one of the 100 most beautiful terraced rice fields of Japan
    The spectacular view which was chosen as one of the 100 most beautiful terraced rice fields of Japan
    Maruyamasenmaida (Maruyama Terraced Rice Fields)
  • Each time you visit, there is sure to be a new touching feeling caused by the different views of ...
    Each time you visit, there is sure to be a new touching feeling caused by the different views of ...
    Mt. Gozaisho/Gozaisho Ropeway
  • Raise the luck for a successful love at the famous matchmaking power spot!
    Raise the luck for a successful love at the famous matchmaking power spot!
    Meotoiwa (rocks of the married couple)
  • The unusually shaped rocks and the green water surface are the artwork created by nature
    The unusually shaped rocks and the green water surface are the artwork created by nature
    The "Doro-kyo" Valley (Doro-haccho)
  • The biggest amusement park in Japan! A lineup of over 50 attractions
    The biggest amusement park in Japan! A lineup of over 50 attractions
    Nagashima Spa Land (Amusement Park)
  • The view of weeping plum blossoms blooming with the Suzuka Mountain Range in the background is sp...
    The view of weeping plum blossoms blooming with the Suzuka Mountain Range in the background is sp...
    Suzuka no Mori Teien(Suzuka Forest Garden)

MIE, Once in Your Lifetime

Mie Prefecture is where Ise Jingu, a shrine that used to be at the top of all shrines in Japan, which many Japanese wished to visit once in their lifetime, is located.

In Mie, there are plenty of tourist attractions including photogenic and breathtaking coastal scenery, a reservoir of theme parks and amusement parks, and famous home of Iga Ninjya. In addition, there are plenty of local gourmet, such as Matsusaka beef (Matsusaka Ushi), Ise-ebi (lobster), and buffet style restaurants of oyster all-you-can-eat, and also souvenirs such as Mikimoto Pearl, the brand worldly known for its high quality. Mie is located in the middle of Osaka and Nagoya, and is a good location to visit using "Kintetsu Rail Pass" and "Ise-Kumano-Wakayama Area Tourist Pass of JR Central"

Why don't you try and visit Mie once in your lifetime?

Since the postwar religious policy abolished the rating of the shrine, accordingly, Ise Jingu is not officially at the top of Japanese shrines, however, among the hearts of many Japanese people, Ise Jingu is still at the top.

Recommendations on seasonal best

The 6 most attractive points of Mie are these!
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Winter

The 6 most attractive points of Mie are these!

Local Gourmet, such as Matsusaka beef (Matsusaka Ushi), Ise-ebi (lobster), buffet-style restaurants of oyster all-you-can-eat, souvenirs such as Mikimoto Pearl known as the most high quality in the world, the superb v...

https://www.kankomie.or.jp/en/report/detail_19.html
The Spiritual Majesty of Ise Jingu: It’s the soul of Japan.

The Spiritual Majesty of Ise Jingu: It’s the soul of Japan.

Ise Jingu is the most important Jingu in Japan. It’s here, among gigantic, old trees that Amaterasu-Omikami, the greatest of the kami(Shinto-deities), ancestor of the Imperial family, is permanently enshrined. It is a...

https://www.kankomie.or.jp/en/report/detail_41.html
Mie prefecture is home to some of the most famous Japanese sake breweries in Japan! Wakaebisu Brewery: Craft Sake Good Enough to be World Leaders

Mie prefecture is home to some of the most famous Japanese sake breweries in Japan! Wakaebisu Brewery: Craft Sake Good Enough to be World Leaders

Take a trip inside one of the most famous sake breweries in Japan! Wakaebis Brewery has more varieties than any other brewery in Japan and has served sake to world leaders during the G7 summit in Ise. Step inside a ...

https://www.kankomie.or.jp/en/report/detail_42.html
The 48 waterfalls of Akame, Ninja training experience - Let’s take a trip back in time

The 48 waterfalls of Akame, Ninja training experience - Let’s take a trip back in time

I was so excited about going on the hike and participating in the different ninja challenges. I felt like a kid in a candy store, and was unable to sleep the night before due to all of the excitement.

https://www.kankomie.or.jp/en/report/detail_43.html
Shoren-ji Temple Lake: Scenic Drive Through Timeless Countryside

Shoren-ji Temple Lake: Scenic Drive Through Timeless Countryside

I took a half day trip around a remote lake in Mie Prefecture. I encountered many happy surprises along the way. Some were beautiful, others were relaxing and some were delicious!

https://www.kankomie.or.jp/en/report/detail_44.html

Hotel reservation

In Mie there are lots of seaside resorts that can overlook the beautiful sea, including "Shima Sightseeing Hotel" which became the venue of Ise Shima Summit, and "Amanemu" handled by the world's leading luxury hotel chain "Aman Resort". The bright red sky of sunset, the moonlight reflected on the dark sea surface, the refreshing air with the morning sun...and the slow and relaxing passing of time can also be enjoyed during the trip of staying at the beach.

In addition, the unique accommodation facilities such as "Yunoyama Onsen", the traditional hot-spring district which has reached its 1300th aniversary in 2018, "Sakakibara Onsen", which is called "Japan's Three Fountains" for a long time, and the gourmet inn that serves fresh seafood and Japan's Three Major Wagyu " Matsusaka Beef ", are enriched. Let's forget the daily hustle and enjoy your luxury holiday of a higher grade.

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