Nagoya, Ichinomiya and Komaki, are nearby areas which are also worth exploring.
Iwakura has a number of cultural attractions nearby that make great places to visit. There are plenty of excellent art galleries to visit including the Tokugawa Art Museum.
To surround yourself with nature, visit the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to relax and unwind. There are some pleasant family parks, so why not take a break in Meijo Park.
Nagoya offers a diverse range of sights. While you are arranging your stay, make sure you set aside sufficient time to see them all. Nagoya is filled with reminders of the past; be sure not to miss Nagoya Castle.
If you're a sports fan, don’t miss the opportunity to see local favorites, the Chunichi Dragons, take to the field at Nagoya Dome. On match days follow the river of blue and white, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
To make sure you get the most out of Iwakura, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Chisun Inn Nagoya, the Hotel Sunroute Plaza Nagoya and the Nagoya Ekimae Montblanc Hotel are just some of the many great places to stay around here.