Chiba Prefecture is located directly east of , and bordered by Prefecture to the north. A large part of the prefecture is made up of the Bōsō Peninsula, which shields Tokyo bay from the Pacific Ocean.

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in Chiba, Urayasu, , was the first Disney theme park resort to open outside of the United States.

is the primary international airport serving , in .

is a city in Chiba prefecture, , some 70 kilometers to the northeast of .

is the largest city in prefecture, .


is a city in , . It is locally known as "Little Shibuya" due to the shopping.

is a fishing town on the Pacific coast of , and a popular spot with surfers and holiday beachgoers.

is a city in Chiba, . In 2006 the city of Sawara and the towns of Omigawa, Yamada and Kurimoto merged to form the city of .

is located east of , in the northwestern part of .

is a city of 122,000 in Chiba, . From Station, can be reached by either the JR Sobu Line or the JR Keiyo Line.

This article refers to the Naruto in Chiba Prefecture.

Chōshi is a city in Chiba Prefecture. Chōshi Station is the terminus of the JR Sōbu Main Line from and via Narutō, and also is the terminus of some trains on the JR Narita Line from Chiba via and .

, and its main city Tateyama are at the very South of the Chiba prefecture, a great area to relax and enjoy the beach.

is in . is a small town with a population of 7,707.


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 6,280,000
  • Latitude: 35.6051° or 35° 36' 18.2" north
  • Longitude: 140.1233° or 140° 7' 24" east
  • Elevation: 11 meters (36 feet)
  • Neighbors: , and
  • GeoNames ID: 2113014

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