Togane, City in Japan
General Information about Togane
Togane (Togane) is a middle town within Chiba prefecture in the Kantō region. Sister city of Togane is Rueil-Malmaison in France.
You can easily reach the suburbs of Togane by local rail services in 3 stations. Approx. 726.000 travelers are here annually on the rails.
A famous person from Togane is Kansai Seki (1830 - 1912).
Travel tips for Togane
Top Togane destinations for your sightseeing are the Hakka lake (八鶴湖) throughout the year, the Ojaga pond (雄蛇ヶ池) throughout the year and the Togane Grape village (東金ぶどう郷) from 08/01 to 09/30.
The Way station Minori-no-kyo Togane (道の駅みのりの郷東金), another great attraction where you can experience the Garden plants (植木). Go to Tama 1300-3 (田間1300-3) for this.
Culture and History
The oldest building in the city was constructed in the year 1691 and is named Yasaka-shrine (八坂神社).
Do you want to see fireworks in Togane? The Togane Cherry festival (東金桜まつり) with 100 rockets is popular. You can best watch from the Hakka lake. Another fireworks is the YASSA festival (YASSAフェスティバル) with 100 rockets. Have a good view from the Togane central park.
Do you already own a souvenir from Togane? You could buy for example the Kinzan-Temple Miso, available in the Ogawa-ya Miso-store.
Flowers and Foliage
Discover the cherry blossom in Togane from 03/21 to 04/20, best in the Hakka lake (八鶴湖). A feeling of summer freshness brings the lotus blossom from 07/01 to 07/31, to view in the Hakka lake (八鶴湖). The maple trees changing colour in Togane is the highlight in the romantic autumn. Discover in the Ojaga pond (雄蛇ヶ池), how the leaves turn from golden yellow to shining red. Start is around the 11/11 and the foliage lasts until 11/20.
Economy and Industry in Togane
A functioning local economy can set many impulses for the region. Particularly encouraging is the fact that NIPPON PAINT Co., Ltd., Chiba factory and Nanso Transport Inc. belong to the top companies in Togane. The NIPPON PAINT Co., Ltd., Chiba factory is in the field of Paint manufacturing, Nanso Transport Inc. in the sector General truck transport.