Nagoya Half Day Course

Starting one day energetically from the lively "Yanagibashi central market" known as the Tokai's kitchen,
and sightsee in Nagoya city in a half day. Enjoy the magnificent Owari Samurai culture at the "Tokugawa Art Museum" and "Tokugawaen" left by the Owari Tokugawa family.

Nagoya Half Day Course

Time required: approximately 6 hours
Approximate cost:10,000 yen
Nagoya Marriott Associa Hotel

8:30AM START

Yanagibashi Central Market is within walking distance from the hotel. Let 's breathe in a crisp air and fully enjoy the walk in the morning.

Walking

Approximately 5 minutes on foot

MorningYanagibashi Central Market Tuna and Yanagibashi

8:35AM Morning Yanagibashi Central Market Tuna and Yanagibashi

It is a tuna shop directly operated restaurant located in Marunaka Food Center Building in the market.​ ​

Original Seafood Rice Bowl

Original Seafood Rice Bowl

Not only natural bluefin tuna and southern bluefin tuna, but also fresh seafood just purchased from the market on that day. Make your own original seafood rice bowl by selecting your favorite material.

Enjoy the characteristic of the tuna specialty shop or choose fresh material purchased on the day. Savor not only traditional dark red soup stock boasted by Owari Nagoya but also fishhead soup.

Walking

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To watchYanagibashi Central Market

9:20AM To watch Yanagibashi Central Market

A private wholesale market located in a prime location of the city center. In the site of about 13,223 square meters, there are about 300 specialty shops lined with fresh fish, vegetables, dried fish and cooking utensils. As "Tokai’s kitchen", it is crowded every morning with chefs of hotels and restaurants.
It is easy to shop around 9 o'clock. Please feel free to ask about fish and prices.

Marunaka Food Center

Marunaka Food Center

The "Marunaka Food Center" founded in 1964 is a big building in the market, and it is opened about 50 shops. Offer market tours (reservations required) on every Friday and Saturday.

taxi

About 20 minutes by taxi

Historical AttractionsThe Tokugawa Art Museum

10:10AM Historical Attractions The Tokugawa Art Museum

It is an art museum where stored more than 10,000 items of domain lord tools which were used by the past Owari Tokugawa families. Divide into 6 themes of the living and culture of the domain lord, and exchange exhibits every month, so there are new discoveries no matter how many times visit. Think of the life style of the lord family in the exhibition room where restored the part of the Nagoya castle Ninomarugoten.

Armors

Armors

Japanese swords

Japanese swords

The 3rd Exhibition Room

The 3rd Exhibition Room

Exhibition Rooms in Main Building

Exhibition Rooms in Main Building

Walking

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lunchGarden Restaurant Tokugawaen

11:30AM lunch Garden Restaurant Tokugawaen

While being a purely Japanese building standing in the Japanese garden, a luncheon course is served at the restaurant where the baccarat chandelier is sparkling and the interior decoration of the Western style is beautiful. While watching the scenery of the garden, enjoy pairing modern French cuisine using local ingredients with Japanese wine, Japanese sake and Japanese tea. It is a time that you can enjoy Japanese and Western cuisine with your eyes and tongue.

Dishes

Dishes

Also, enjoy collaboration with Japanese and Western cuisine for serving dishes that can carry food. Even in hands or scenery where stop viewing, it is attractive that you can feel the detailed scene of the four seasons.​ ​

Sozanso

A small cafe restaurant using historic buildings that relocated the guest house in the early Showa period. Spend a special time wrapped in silence as a tea lounge in the afternoon and a light up bar at night.

Sozanso

Walking

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A walkTokugawaen

01:00PM A walk Tokugawaen

It is a majestic garden which is reminiscent of the rich age of peace reigns. The varied and luxury scenery become compacted the topography of the Owari region. Waterfalls and large rock formations utilizing height difference express wildness and use the vast pond to resemble the sea express majesty. Especially, the season of peony, sweet flag and autumn leave are exquisitely beatiful.

Garden

Garden

It is the garden of Chisenkaiyushiki (style of garden that features a path around a pond) which is the mainstream of the majestic garden in the Edo period, and the garden paths surround the central pond named Ryuzen Lake. Enjoy Japanese traditional beauty.

Walking

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SouvenirShop Aoi

02:00PM Souvenir Shop Aoi

Specialty items including traditional crafts in Owari region and famous sweets in Nagoya are listed in the shop next to the Kuromonguchi.​ ​

Sweets and miscellaneous goods

Sweets and miscellaneous goods

The goods with the Aoi stamps are perfect for souvenir because they are available only here.

Try looking for a favorite souvenir suitable for the source of samurai culture in Japan.

taxi

About 20 minutes by taxi

Arrive at Nagoya Marriott Associa Hotel

02:40PM GOAL

Taxi to the hotel. As early the morning, still have a plenty time until the night. Spend a productive time such as shopping around Nagoya station.