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Mito-shi Destination Guide

Discover Mito-shi in Japan!

Mito-shi in the region of Ibaraki with it's 246,538 habitants is a place located in Japan - some 62 mi (or 99 km) North-East of Edo, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Mito-shi

Local time in Mito-shi is now 05:23 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yokohama, Utsunomiya, Edo, Shizuoka, Nagoya or Saitama. When in this area, you might want to check out Tabiko, Okunoya, Nagasu, Mito-shi and Koibuchi as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

[Night Drive at Mito City]

05:25 min ( April 30, 2010 by sakura2336)
Views: 16,404 - Rating: 5/5

Otomo Yoshihide ENSEMBLES parade 2009 1/...

04:45 min ( June 03, 2010 by MeTooStudio)
Views: 3,299 - Rating: 5/5

"ENSEMBLES parade" took place on the streets of the city centre of Mito. Performed by local music bands of various genres that range from a high-school marching band, a samba team, to a Korean school ...


Otomo Yoshihide ENSEMBLES parade 2009 2/...

07:58 min ( June 03, 2010 by MeTooStudio)
Views: 2,907 - Rating: 5/5

"ENSEMBLES parade" took place on the streets of the city centre of Mito. Performed by local music bands of various genres that range from a high-school marching band, a samba team, to a Korean school ...

00:49 min ( March 10, 2008 by chebrashka)
Views: 2,981 - Rating: 3/5

Julia and the performing monkey Riku Tokiwa Shrine, Mito, Ibaraki / Mar. 09 2008


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Interesting facts about this location

Kairakuen Station

Kairakuen Station is a railway station on the Jōban Line in Mito, Ibaraki, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East). It is a "seasonal" station which serves the nearby Kairaku-en gardens, and is open only during the plum blossom season in February and March. Some Super Hitachi and Fresh Hitachi limited express services also stop at the station during this period.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.34, 140.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Jōban Line, Railway stations in Ibaraki Prefecture

Kairaku-en

Kairaku-en is a Japanese garden located in Mito, Ibaraki, Japan. Along with Kenroku-en and Koraku-en, it is considered one of the Three Great Gardens of Japan. Kairakuen was built relatively recently in the year 1841 by the local lord Tokugawa Nariaki. Unlike Japan's other two great landscape gardens Kenrokuen and Kōrakuen, Kairakuen served not only for the enjoyment of the ruling lord, but was open to the public.

More reading: Kairaku-en homepage
Located at 36.34, 140.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Gardens in Ibaraki Prefecture, Gardens in Japan, Mito, Ibaraki

Mito Station (Ibaraki)

Mito Station is a railway station in Mito, Ibaraki, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and Kashima Rinkai Tetsudo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.34, 140.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Jōban Line, Mito, Ibaraki, Railway stations in Ibaraki Prefecture

Ibaraki University

, Japan, is a national university located in Ibaraki Prefecture, with campuses in the cities of Mito, Ami and Hitachi. It was established on May 31, 1949, integrating these prewar institutions: Mito High School (Mito Koto-Gakko), Ibaraki Normal School (Ibaraki Shihan-Gakko), Ibaraki Juvenile Normal School (Ibaraki Seinen Shihan-Gakko), and Taga Technical Specialists' College (Taga Kogyo Senmon-Gakko).

More reading: Ibaraki University homepage
Located at 36.34, 140.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1949 establishments in Japan, Educational institutions established in 1949, Japanese national universities, Universities and colleges in Ibaraki Prefecture

Uchihara, Ibaraki

Uchihara, Ibaraki was a town located in Higashiibaraki District, Ibaraki, Japan. On February 1, 2005 Uchihara was merged into the expanded city of Mito and no longer exists as an independent municipality. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 14,848 and a density of 357.35 persons per km². The total area was 41.55 km². Near Uchihara, there is perhaps the only electricity pylon in the world under whose legs a road with two lanes runs through.

More reading: Uchihara, Ibaraki homepage
Located at 36.34, 140.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Dissolved municipalities of Ibaraki Prefecture