Top Page > 2 Toge and 6 Shuku in Tokaido.(Utsunoya Pass)
In Japanese, "Utsu" means empty or a mysterious space that can bring back life. Since the olden days, this spot has been featured in literature as a mysterious spot.
■Things to see
Utsunoya Village(HISTORIC SITE)
This is a village of about 40 households and still shows a glimpse of the path from the past.
Meiji Tunnel (A tunnel from the Meiji period)(HISTORIC SITE)
A prominent individual in the area funded a construction of this tunnel during the Meiji period (early 20th century) in response to an increase in traffic. A total of 150,000 workers spent 2 years to build this first toll-tunnel in Japan.
Download the brochure for Utsunoya Pass
- About 30 minutes on Shizutetsu Just Line Bus "Chubu Kokudo Line," departing from the North Exit of the Shizuoka Station (the No. 7 spot). Get off at "Utsunoya-Iriguchi" or "Sakashita" bus stop.
※Chubu Kokudo Line runs about 3-5 buses every hour on weekdays and about 3 buses every hour on the weekends.
◇Road Station"Michi no Eki" Utsunoya Toge Okabe Chaya
Hours: 24 hours
Closed: January 1
◇Road Station"Michi no Eki" Utsunoya Toge Shizuoka City
Hours: Outbound: items for sale, restaurant 7:00am to 7:00pm
Area information center 8:30am to 7:00pm
Open year round
●Map: "Utsunoya Pass" course, about 2.3 km(PDF 0.6MB)