Take a dive into Chiba’s marine life at Katsuura Undersea Park

Take a dive into Chiba’s marine life at Katsuura Undersea Park

by Rosie Ortiz-Torres
Stripes Japan

Next time you’re in Chiba, make sure to stop at Katsuura Undersea Park on the grounds of the South-Bousou Quasi-National Park. Here you’ll find many great activities for the whole family.

The Marine Park Underwater Observation Tower is right off the beach and offers gorgeous oceanic views. From the observatory, feel like a diver without all the gear and get a peek at some of the area’s sea life no matter what the sea condition.

Nearby, Eden Restaurant and Spa has everything you need for a nice meal and relaxing time. They offer great lunch sets and for the spa, hourly rates and bathing suit rentals if needed.  Not only does this place boast about their exquisite paella but also one of the best infinity pool experiences.

The stunning park and it’s attractions make for a great trip to Chiba, so make plans for your visit soon!



Make plans

Katsuura Undersea Park

Address: Yoshio, Katsuura, Chiba 299-5242

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Admission: 980 yen adults; 480 yen elementary and junior high school students; 220 yen children over 4 years.


Eden Restaurant & Spa

Address: 272 Yoshio, Katsuura, Chiaba 299-5242

Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily.


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