Located in central Shizuoka Prefecture, Makinohara sits at the mouth of Suruga Bay fronting the coast to the East.
While the city is a major producer of the famous Shizuoka tea it also boasts some unexpected attractions, including being an important place for surfers, who gather here to perfect their art all year round.
- Surfing at Surf Stadium wavepool. Visit website here (Japanese)
- Heidenji Temple
- Beautiful Shizunami coast and beach
- Clear waters and tropical vibes of Sagara Beach