See the biggest and best sights of Sagamihara, Japan, at your own pace by booking a rental car through CarRentals.com.
Step out of the arrivals gate and jump into a car after your plane touches down at Haneda Airport. Two of the best rental companies are Europcar Tokyo Haneda and Hertz Tokyo - Haneda Airport. Both are a quick drive from the terminal.
If you're heading straight into the heart of the city, it could be a good idea to pick up a car nearby. You can find Europcar Sagamihara at 3 7 2 Kyowa Chuo Ku.
Now you've sorted out your wheels, let's get this show on the road with a bit of sightseeing! The Museum of Japanese Houses is a favorite attraction only 11 miles from the city center.
Add a little more adventure to your journey by exploring Chigasaki, about 16 miles from Sagamihara. Try to swing by the Manpukuji Temple and Koyurugi Shrine during your time there. Shinbayashi Park is another must-see. If you're hungry for more, refill the tank and make your way 17 miles to Kiyose-shi. While you're there, stop at Sakuraso Park and the National Tax Agency Tax Affairs Museum. If you're not rushing, the Chihiro Art Museum is also worth a peek.
Not being at the mercy of a tour bus schedule means you can go exploring at your leisure. Mount Fuji is just 40 miles out of the city.
Road trips mean much more than reaching your final destination, they're also about enjoying the journey! So why not pile up the car with some great company and head to Takayama, 130 miles away? Shiroyama Park and Higashiyama Walking Course are the top two sights to write on your must-see list when you get here. Alternatively, set your navigator to Kanazawa, a 170-mile drive from Sagamihara. The Honkoji Temple and Mount Utatsu are the leading picks here as far as sights go.
The most memorable part of traveling to Kanagawa will be the stunning scenery that lies around every bend. So what's holding you back? Reserve that rental car and start planning your dream getaway today!