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Nasu Highland Observatory (Lover’s Sanctuary)

This place was the 100th registered. Lover's Sanctuary.""

The observatory is at an elevation of 1048 meters. During clear weather, you can enjoy an expansive view of the Nasu Mountains, Mt. Yamizo, and the Kanto Basin. It is also known for its spectacular night view. It is the 100th of the “Lover’s Sanctuary” sites."

Location Map

Basic Information

Address Yumoto, Nasugun, Nasumachi, Tochigi
Telephone Number 0287-76-2619
Website http://www.nasukogen.org/
Map Code 548 689 205*41

Nasu Area

The Nasu area, in the northeastern part of the prefecture, is famous for the imperial villa located there, and is one of Japan’s premier resort areas with its expansive highlands. The climate has allowed the development of a thriving dairy industry, and while there, you can visit a dairy farm that is open to tourists and offers delicious sweets made from milk, such as soft-serve ice cream and cheesecake. There are also many family-friendly facilities like Safari Park, amusement parks, and hot spring facilities like Shiobara Onsen.

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