Kaizuka, Osaka. Kaizuka (貝塚市, Kaizuka-shi) is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan on Osaka Bay, southwest of the prefectural capital of Osaka. As of October 2016, the city has an estimated population of 88,345 and a population density of 2,000 persons per km².
Kaizuka is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan on Osaka Bay, southwest of the prefectural capital of Osaka. As of October 2016, the city has an estimated population of 88,345 and a population density of 2,000 persons per km². The total area is 43.99 km².
The famous Kishiwada Danjiri Festival (mid Sep) is held by this shrine. This festival, called ‘The Fighting Festival’, is the most powerful and vibrant festival in Japan and from time to time some fatal accident occurred during the event. 35 local teams make their own huge float and participate in the event.
The town of Kishiwada in the south east of Osaka Prefecture is best known for its huge and wild Danjiri Festival where several tons of portable shrine are dragged through the town at breakneck speeds. Less well known is Kishiwada-jo, or Kishiwada Castle, a small castle near the west coast of Osaka Prefecture.
Mount Izumi Katsuragi is an 858 metres (2,815 ft) mountain located on the Kongō Range, straddling the prefectural boundary between Osaka and Wakayama in Japan. Parts of the mountain lie in Kishiwada and Kaizuka, Osaka, as well as in Kinokawa, Wakayama.
Located in Kumatori-town in Osaka Prefecture in Japan, Okuyama Ameyama Natural Park (奥山雨山自然公園) is a place ideal for jogging, trekking, biking, and even family bonding. Okuyama Ameyama Natural Park is really blessed by Mother nature.
…to the northwest, is the Grand Shrine of Izumo (Izumo-taisha), the oldest Shintō shrine in Japan, attracting pilgrims throughout the year. Its present buildings, constructed largely in the late 19th century, cover an area of 40 acres (16 hectares) and are approached through an avenue of pine trees.