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Nakayama is between Narita And Haneda International Airport

中山・下総・散歩道

Yagiri no Watashi | The Ferryboat starts at Yagiri

the stone monument of the ferry at YagiriEdogawa River from the ferry at Yagiri
Yagiri no Watashi is a ferryboat carrying people between Yagiri a famous spot related to a popular novel 'Nogiku no Haka' written by Sachio Ito and Shibamata famous for Taishakuten or Daikyoji Temple for 400 years. The ferry at Yagiri was one of the ferry ports built by Edo Bakufu to support the everyday life of people living along Edogawa River, the ferry at Imai and Ichikawa were built at the same time, but they had not work becouse of the developments of transportation systems such as trains and cars. The boats from Yagiri no Watashi is bringing people to cross Edogawa River now.
In Edo period, the area along Edogawa River had been flourished by water transportation, thousands of products from the northern provinces passed through the river every day. Especially, the area around the ferries might be crowded with many travelers and merchants. In addition, a ferry could be a barrier to strictly check people passing through.
In 'Nogiku no Haka', the ferryboat from Yagiri no Watasi is appeared that Masao the hero of it gets on the boat there to go to Ichikawa. And the ferry has been appeared on some movies and a popular song in Japan. Yagiri no Watashi is chosen as one of the 500 attractive spots in Boso and one of the 100 wonderful sounds in spots.
Visitors could enjoy their trips on the ferryboat from Yagiri. Why don't you get on the ferryboat from Yagiri?


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The Map to the Ferry at Yagiri

  • The Ferry at Yagiri has great accessibilities from both Narita and Haneda International Airport.
  • From Narita International Airport, take Keisei Narita Sky Access line bound to Nippori Sta or Haneda International Airport and get off Shin Kamagaya Sta, transfer the line to Hokuso line bound to Nishi Magome or Haneda International Airport and get off Yakiri Sta.
  • From Haneda International Airport, take Keikyu-line bound to Inba Nihon Daigaku (Nihon University) and get off Yakiri Sta.
  • Take 23minute walk from Yakiri Sta.
The Ferry at Yagiri
Shimo Yagiri along Edogawa River in Matsudo-shi, Chiba-ken

The Noted Spots In The Areas Along Edogawa River

Edogawa River

Edogawa River

The short summary of Edogawa River.
Koiwa Shobuen Iris Garden

Koiwa Iris Garden and Sakura

Irises, Kawazu Sakura and many kinds of flowers blooming.

Satomi Park

Noted Spots In Satomi Park Area

The park is the noted scenic spot to see cherry blossoms, roses and colored leaves with many historical heritages.
Zenyoji Temple

Zenyoji Temple

This temple is famous for Yoko no Matsu, a huge black pine tree designated as a National Natural Property.

the ferry at Yagiri

Yagiri no Watashi (The Ferryboat starts at Yagiri)

It has been carrying people since Edo period.
the barrier at Ichikawa

Koiwa Ichikawa Sekisho

The Remains of The Barrier At Koiwa and Ichikawa are in the both side of Edogawa River.

Honzoji Temple

Seiryusan Honzoji Temple

It connects to Maeda Family in Kaga and Mamasan Guhoji.

Gyotoku Bashi Bridge on Gyotoku Kaido

Gyotoku Kaido Highway

Musashi Miyamoto and Basho Matsuo had passed the road.
Pony Land in Shinozaki

Edogawaku Shinozaki Pony Land

Visitors could see horses from the bank of Edogawa River.

Gyotoku Joyato Park

Joyato Park (the night light park)

It was much flourished as one of the Eastern Gates of Edo in Edo period.
the remain of the ferry at Imai

The Remain Of The Ferry At Imai in Gyotoku

Ieyasu Tokugawa used this ferry when he went hawking.

the remain of the ferry at Imai in Edogawaku

The Remain of the Ferry at Imai in Edogawaku

Socho first landed at Imai during his trip to Boso Peninsula.
Ryukisan Seitaiin Jokoji Temple

Ryukisan Seitaiin Jokoji Temple

Jokoji is famous for connecting to a famous renga poet Socho and a sengoku daimyo Ujiyasu Hojo.

Furukawa Water Park

Furukawa Water Park

It is the first water park in Japan with Sakura and hydrangeas.
Shinkawa River in Edogawaku

Shinkawa River in Edogawaku

It has some Edostyle Landmarks and thousands of Cherry Trees.