Kanagawa Prefecture is a prefecture located in of . The capital of the prefecture is . Kanagawa is part of the Greater Tokyo Area. Kanagawa Prefecture is home to and Hakone, two popular side trip destinations from Tokyo.

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On the western coast of Tokyo Bay directly south of , is the second largest city in and one of the cities most used to seeing foreigners. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is the 8th most populated city in Japan and one of the main cities forming the Greater Tokyo Area and Keihin Industrial Area. Photo: Takuro1202, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, . has an estimated population of 172,302 and a population density of 4,358.77 persons per km2 over the total area of 39.53 km2. Photo: Nicolas1981, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, . As of October 2017, the city has a population of 409,478, and a population density of 4,066 people per km2. Photo: Ogiyoshisan, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, . Photo: Σ64, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Kanagawa prefecture in eastern Japan, located on the coast of Sagami Bay, about 80 km southwest of . Photo: Agustin Rafael Reyes, CC BY 2.0.

is a small town near , . It is also the name of the municipality that encompasses Shonandai and . Photo: Guwashi999, CC BY 2.0.

is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, . Generally known as a commuter city, does have a few local attractions. Photo: Ymblanter, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small city in Kanagawa, about an hour by train south of . Photo: Tadashi Okoshi, CC BY 2.0.

is a city located in Kanagawa Prefecture, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a mountainous area west of in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is both a small island and a small seaside town next to the island in Kanagawa prefecture city, to the south of . Photo: Hokusai, Public domain.

is a coastal resort in Kanagawa prefecture, on the east coast of the southwest of , , near , , and Yugawara. Photo: Quercus acuta, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
Aikō-Ishida Station is a railway station on the Odakyu Electric Railway’s Odakyu Odawara Line in the city of Atsugi, Kanagawa Prefecture, . Photo: KamimemoB, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Shinto shrine
Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Photo: Soumumuos, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a town located in Kanagawa Prefecture, . is situated 7 km southeast of Kanagawa. Photo: Wikimedia, Copyrighted free use.

is situated 7 km northeast of Kanagawa. Photo: Oos, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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