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Perry Road, Shimoda

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Make time for a short walk on Perry Road, where you can retrace the footsteps of Matthew C. Perry and learn how Japan altered its foreign diplomacy in order to open its doors to the West. The quaint street follows a water canal, intersected by small bridges that connect the walking paths found on both sides. You can start your walk in the spot where Commander Perry arrived with his ships and demanded a trade agreement with Japan. Finish on the opposite side, in the hydrangea-filled park. To visit Perry Road and other attractions in Shimoda, use our Shimoda trip itinerary maker.
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  • Line most of Shimoda Perry Road has seen much, much better days. If you are in Shimoda it is probably worth the time to walk up from the train station to see it, but for goodness sake to not spend the...  more »
  • Parked in Shimoda Park in the free parking lot and walked. Is a little long for what I thought was surprisingly short, small shop, so quickly that will wrap in between.
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  • Located in Perry variety still booths and attractions to historical prominence, slowly, to around. And so anyone who likes nice meet even cats cat, I would think.
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