Overview

Katsuura City (勝浦市; -shi) is a city on the southeast coast of Chiba. It is near Onjuku, Otaki (Block 7), and Kamogawa (Block 8).

Festivals, Events, Tourist Spots


Toyohama Beach (豊浜)
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Hebara, Katsuura City 勝浦市部原 Google maps
Open August 1-August 16, 2015
Katsuura Chuo Beach (勝浦中央)

Kushihama, Katsuura City 勝浦市串浜 Google maps
Open July 18-August 23, 2015
Ubara Beach (鵜原)

Ubara, Katsuura City 勝浦市鵜原 Google maps
Open July 18-August 23, 2015
Moriya Beach (守谷)

Moriya, Katsuura City 勝浦市守谷 Google maps
Open July 18-August 23, 2015
Okitsu Beach (興津)

Okitsu, Katsuura City 勝浦市興津 Google maps
Open July 18-August 23, 2015
Fireworks

8/12 (Wed) 2015
Katsuura City (by Katsuura fishing port 勝浦漁港), 19:30-20:15 (2,000 fireworks) Google maps


Restaurants


Name
Genre
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Hours
Website
Notes
Starbucks
Cafe


Near Keisei Chiba Station


It's Starbucks
Thailand (タイランド)
Thai food
千葉市中央区富士見2-22-18 ベストプランニングビルB1F
B1F Best Planning Bldg. 2-22-18 Fujimi, Chuo-ku
8 min walk from Chiba Station East exit, near Chiba Chuo.
Lunch 11-15:00
Dinner 17:00-23:00
http://tabelog.com/chiba/A1201/A120101/12007202/
Thai food! Menu has pictures!

Daily Life Resources


Shopping/Supermarkets

Name
Hours
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Notes
PARCO (パルコ)
10-20:30
〒260-0013
千葉市中央区中央2-2-2
2-2-2 Chuo, Chuo-ku, Chiba-shi
Right across from monorail Yoshikawa-koen, 15 min walk from Chiba Station or take the bus from Chiba Station (boarding spot #16). Parking is available.
Parco has tons of shops and restaurants!

Government Offices

Name
Hours
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Notes
Chiba Prefectural Office (県庁 kencho)
8:30-17:00
千葉市中央区市場町1-1
1-1 Ichiba-cho, Chuo-ku
10 min walk from JR Honchiba Station, right next to monorail Kenchomae Station
There are two buildings, the Honchousha (本庁舎) and the Nakachousha (中庁舎) that connect on 1F and 5F.
Chiba Central Police Station (中央警察署 chuo keisatsu-sho)

千葉市中央区中央港1-13-1
1-13-1 Chuo-kou, Chuo-ku
5 min walk from Chiba Minato Station (JR Keiyo, monorail)
You can update your driver's license information here.

Medical


Name
Hours
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Notes
Chiba University Hospital (千葉大学病院)




Serious illnesses. Need referral letter and previous doctor must make appointment.













Car Stuff and Places to Park


Transportation

  • Katsuura Station is serviced by the JR Sotobo Line, that runs from Chiba City to Awa-Kamogawa.

  • Buses: Serviced by the Kominato Bus company

Local Tips and Tricks/Misc.



External Links