Top 10 things to do in Tagajo Area

  1. Miyagi Stadium

    2-2-1 Miyagino, Miyagino-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 983-0032, Japan

    Home to the Vegalta Sendai football team, Miyagi Stadium is a great place to catch a game or event. With a seating capacity of 49,000, the stadium has hosted major events such as the 2002 FIFA World Cup.

  2. Tagajo Castle

    Shimomasuda, Tagajō-shi, Miyagi-ken 985-0804, Japan

    Built in the 1600s, Tagajo Castle was once a powerful fortress and the seat of the Date clan. Today, visitors can explore the castle ruins and enjoy the beautiful views of the surrounding area.

  3. Shiogama Shrine

    14-1 Honcho, Shiogama, Miyagi 985-0031, Japan

    One of the oldest shrines in Japan, Shiogama Shrine is dedicated to the god of the sea and is a popular destination for those seeking good luck in business and fishing. Visitors can admire the beautiful architecture and take part in traditional rituals.

  4. Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium

    4-6-1 Umino-Mori, Miyagino-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 983-0032, Japan

    Home to over 50,000 marine creatures, Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium is a great place to learn about the sea life of the Pacific Ocean. Highlights include the dolphin and sea lion shows, as well as the giant Pacific octopus exhibit.

  5. Zuihoden

    23-2 Otamayashita, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-0814, Japan

    Built in the early 1600s, Zuihoden is the mausoleum of Date Masamune, one of the most powerful samurai in Japanese history. Visitors can admire the intricate architecture and learn about Date Masamune's life and legacy.

  6. Jozenji-dori Avenue

    Jozenjihigashi, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-0814, Japan

    Lined with zelkova trees and filled with trendy shops and cafes, Jozenji-dori Avenue is a popular spot for locals and tourists alike. The avenue is especially beautiful during the winter months when it is illuminated with thousands of LED lights.

  7. Naruko Gorge

    Naruko-onsen, Osaki, Miyagi 989-6822, Japan

    Located about an hour from Tagajo, Naruko Gorge is a scenic canyon famous for its beautiful autumn foliage. Visitors can take a leisurely walk along the river and admire the stunning natural scenery.

  8. Matsushima Bay

    Matsushima, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan

    Considered one of the three most scenic spots in Japan, Matsushima Bay is a breathtaking sight. Visitors can take a boat tour to see the many islands and rock formations that dot the bay, or simply enjoy the view from one of the many observation decks.

  9. Kokubuncho

    Kokubuncho, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-0803, Japan

    Kokubuncho is the nightlife district of Sendai, with a wide variety of bars, clubs, and restaurants to choose from. It's a great place to experience the local nightlife and meet new people.

  10. Sakunami Onsen

    Sakunami, Taihaku-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 982-0242, Japan

    Located about 30 minutes from Tagajo, Sakunami Onsen is a hot spring resort famous for its healing properties. Visitors can relax in the hot springs and enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings.