Odawara / Where land meets sea meets zen
Experience snow festival at Odawara Castle.
Visit Odawara Plum Garden to see the beautiful plum blossoms.
See the cherry blossom trees at Odawara Castle Park.
Enjoy the Odawara Hojo Godai Festival at Castle Ruins Park.
Attend the Antique Market at Hayakawa Street.
Cool off at Gora Park's hydrangea festival.
Experience traditional Odawara culture at Tamazawa Imperial Villa.
Enjoy outdoor water activities at Odawara Beach.
See the autumn leaves at Odawara Castle.
Witness the horseback archery festival in Soga.
Try fresh persimmons at local farms.
Visit Odawara Castle illuminated with thousands of lights.
From a visiting cat's point of view, Odawara has a moderate shopping and economical situation. Prices for goods and services are generally reasonable, but expect higher prices for luxury items.
Visit the local markets to find affordable souvenirs and snacks. Look for deals during seasonal sales at larger department stores.
Usual visit duration
Usual visit duration
gateway to Hakone
Odawara is often used as a base to explore Hakone's hot springs and Mount Fuji.
Fiber optic internet available in some areas
Most areas have access to broadband
All major providers have good coverage
Electric socket type B
Common in North and Central America. Safer because of grounding pin, mind voltage differences.
1 JPY =
Things to do
Mindful meoweler tips
Visit Odawara Castle
Explore the historic castle with pawsome views of the city. Don't miss the ninja museum!
Sample Local Sake
Visit the Sake breweries around the city and taste the local flavors. Cats can join in the fun too!
Take a Dip in Yunessun
This unique spa features different baths with green tea, red wine, and even ramen broth. It's feline good!
Useful external sites
Odawara Travel Guide↗
A comprehensive guide with recommendations on things to do, places to eat, and accommodations in Odawara.
The official website for Odawara Castle with information on hours of operation, admission fees, and events.
Odawara City Tourist Association↗
The official website for the Odawara City Tourist Association with information on local festivals, events, and attractions.
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