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Shimizu and surrounding area located in Shizuoka prefecture, is where the first Shogun of Edo period, Tokugawa Ieyasu, decided to settle after his retirement.
Rich in cultural heritage but also in Fishery, Shimizu is one of the biggest port where Tuna is hauled in Japan as well as famous Sakura-Ebi (small shrimp living only in this area).
One of the three most beautiful ports in Japan, Shimizu port offers sight of UNESCO World Heritage Site Mt. Fuji, as well as overlooking a World Heritage’s constituent properties, Miho-no-Matsubara. With MSC World Cruise, guest can visit historical buildings such as Kunozan Toshogu (Japan National Tresure), Sumpu Castle Park and Shizuoka Sengen Shirine.