The national capital Tokyo is situated 50 miles (80 kilometers) northwest of Katsuura, while Chiba is 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the north.
See for yourself exactly why Kanto is so loved by by tourists, by taking to the road and experiencing the treasure-trove of scenic and cultural attractions around Katsuura. You'll also find Kisarazu, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast, and Kyonan 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the east.
Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the north of Katsuura is Chiba, an important regional city which is home to Chiba Marine Stadium, Nakayama Racecourse and Blue Leaf Forest Park (Aoba no Mori Koen). Chiba has much to offer those keen to explore a little deeper. Makuhari Messe, LaLaport and Chiba Castle are just some of the places guaranteed to delight.
Discover the region's rich cultural fabric within Kanto 's indoor markets, palaces and art museums. When the sun is shining, why don't you grab the chance to discover Kanto 's farms, open-air exhibits and gardens?.
There are some great thrilling adventures to be savoured in the area around Kanto. Have a go at mountain climbing or tobogganing to really know you are alive. If you want a break from sightseeing, why not take advantage of a local watersport? Wind surfing and rafting are both well-established in the area.
At the end of your stay in Katsuura, you'll be sure to bid this region a sad "Sayōnara" But be comforted by the fact that you'll be heading home with memories and momentos that you can enjoy for years to come.