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Nijigen No Mori


Nijigen-no Mori is an anime park located in Hyogo Prefectural Awaji Island Park. The attractions that allow visitors to experience the real world of Kimetsu no Yaiba, Naruto, Godzilla, Dragon Quest, Crayon Shinchan, and City Hunter are very popular. It is a highly recommended tourist spot for anime lovers.

Furthermore, Hyogo Prefectural Awaji Island Park, where Nijigen-no Mori is located, has four zones and lodging facilities on its vast 134.8-hectare grounds. These are the "Interaction Zone" for family fun, the "Forest Zone" where the beautiful Akashi Kaikyo Bridge can be seen, the "Grassland and Flower Zone" perfect for hiking, and the "Highway Oasis Zone" for dining and shopping.

In this article, we will introduce the sightseeing points, attractions, and reservation methods we felt when we actually visited Nijigen-no-mori, an anime park that offers animation, nature, shopping, dining, and lodging all in one place.

Nijigen-no-mori Tourist Attractions

Zip line dive into the mouth of Godzilla
Luida's Bar
Nijigen no mori souvenir shop

Nijigen-no-mori sightseeing points of interest are as follows.

  • Attractions that let you experience the world of animation in real life
  • You can actually eat and drink at restaurants in the anime world
  • Animated character items can be purchased as souvenirs.

The greatest attraction of Nijigen-no Mori is that visitors can actually experience the world of two-dimensional anime that they see on their monitors.

Also, only at Nijigen-no-mori can you enjoy eating at restaurants from the world of anime, such as Naruto's Ramen Ichiraku and Dragon Quest's Luida's Bar, as well as dining based on anime characters.

Each attraction also has its own souvenir shop, and some character items can only be purchased at Nijigen-no-mori.

Nijigen no mori Attractions

Nijigen-no-mori has the following attractions

NARUTO & BORUTO Shinobi Village


An attraction where visitors can experience the world of the "NARUTO" and "BORUTO" anime series. Players become ninjas and complete missions.

This is an attraction where visitors can enjoy the magnificent world of "NARUTO" and "BORUTO: NARUTO NEXT GENERATIONS". In "NARUTO & BORUTO Ninja Village," a three-dimensional maze where visitors can experience training with scrolls, a thrilling mission rally, and a riddle-solving challenge await you. Dive into the world of the ninja and embark on an adventure through the Ninja Village!

Check rates and book online at NARUTO & BORUTO Shinobi no Sato

Dragon Quest Island

Dragon Quest

The fascinating world of "Dragon Quest" is represented in a new way through a fusion of real and digital elements in this outdoor field RPG attraction. Here, you will become the hero of the story, and proceed on an adventurous journey on your own two feet. Explore the vast field and experience an epic quest. Your own adventure is here!

Check rates and book online at Dragon Quest Island

Gojira Intercept Operation


Godzilla Intercept Operation" is a Godzilla-themed attraction that landed on Awaji Island. Visitors can experience the realism and thrill of a movie-like experience through a zip line to enter through the mouth of a life-size Godzilla, shooting to stop the growth of Godzilla cells, and the world's first permanent Godzilla museum. There are also mystery-solving games and a kids' park, allowing visitors to fully enjoy the world of Godzilla.

Check rates and book online at Gojira Intercept Operation


city hunter

This attraction allows visitors to experience the world of the "City Hunter" anime. Players take on the role of the main character, Akira Saeba, and enjoy an interactive action game in which they complete various missions.

Crayon Shin-chan Adventure Park

Crayon Shin-chan Athletic
Crayon Shin-chan Zipline
Crayon Shin-chan

Crayon Shin-chan Adventure Park is an attraction area where visitors can experience the world of the popular anime "Crayon Shin-chan. Visitors can fully enjoy the world of Shin-chan through giant athletic facilities for both children and adults, a thrilling gliding experience on the zip line, and hide-and-seek missions in the kids' area.

Check rates and book online at Crayon Shin-chan Adventure Park

Kimetsu no Yaiba Collaboration Event

Experience the world of "Kimetsu no Yaiba"! At night, a 1.2-km forest walk to relive the battles of the "Sword Forging Village Arc" Night Walk. In the daytime, a riddle-solving walk to solve the mysteries of "Hanafuru Sato". With projection mapping and original illustrations, visitors can fully enjoy the world of the anime.

Check rates and book online at Kimetasu no Yaiba

Nijigen-no-mori Restaurants and Cafes

  • Morino Terrace: This food court is located inside Nijigen-no-mori and offers smoked dishes, pasta, gratins, and more. The restaurant's colorful exterior is eye-catching, and the menu offers a variety of dishes that can be enjoyed by the whole family.
  • Kitchen Car: Crayon Shin-chan Adventure Park , "Godzilla Intercept Operation - National Godzilla Awaji Island Research Center," Nijigen no Mori x "Kimetsu no Yaiba" collaboration event, hamburgers, soft serve ice cream, and other snacks are available at the wooden playground.
  • Ramen Ichiraku: Ramen shop located in the NARUTO & BORUTO Shinobi Village. Located in the pay area.
  • Luida's Bar: Dragon Quest Island collaboration food can be enjoyed.

Nijigen-no-mori Hotels

参照:Grand Chariot 北斗七星135°

GRAND CHARIOT Hokutoshichisei 135° is a special resort located on Awaji Island. Here, filled with the mystical energy of 135° east longitude, you can balance your body and mind while being surrounded by the sea, starry sky, and island breezes overlooked from the cocoon-like cocoon guest rooms. You can also enjoy cuisine prepared with Awaji Island ingredients under the supervision of Chef Haruyuki Yamashita and a healing cypress bath, and enjoy a luxurious stay in harmony with nature.

Nijigen no Mori Basic Information

NameNijigen no mori (Awaji Island Park, Hyogo Prefecture)
Address2425 Kusumoto, Awaji City, Hyogo Prefecture
Official WEB
Opening hours10:00 - 20:00
AdmissionFree(Attractions are chargeable)
Parking340 cars (Parking Lot F), approx. 400 cars (Parking Lot E), 560 cars (Highway Oasis Parking Lot)
Parking feeFree
AccessPublic Transportation: Various buses go directly to Nijigen-no-mori
By car: Approximately 3 minutes by car from Awaji IC on Kobe-Awaji-Naruto Expressway

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