Many of Nagoya’s highlights are located within easy reach of Hekinan, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Okazaki Castle and the ever-popular Port of Nagoya Aquarium. If you have time, don’t miss Lagunasia and Atsuta Shrine.
Holiday makers in Hekinan, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, should head to the nearby cultural attractions. Visit some of the noteworthy exhibit spaces and museums including the Nagoya-Boston Museum of Fine Arts.
Visitors with a passion for sports can see the Toyota Verblitz rugby union team and the Nagoya Grampus soccer team at the iconic Toyota Stadium, the city’s sporting heart and soul. Afterwards, retire with local sports fans to a nearby pub or bar and relive the match highlights over a few drinks.
When it’s time to slow down after a long day exploring the charming streets of Hekinan, check in to one of the area’s convenient accommodation options. Take your pick from the ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Grand Court Nagoya, the Comfort Hotel Central International Airport, Tokoname, or the Hotel Route-Inn Tokoname Ekimae.