Tone is located in the most southern prefecture called Ibaraki. It's name derives from the Tone River.
About 50min by car from Tokyo central. Narita Airport nearby.
- Kunio Yanagida Memorial Park (柳田国男記念公苑), 1787-1, Fukawa,, ☎ . 09:00-16:30. The house of Japanese folklorist "Yanagida Kunio" is preserved. Materials related to Kunio are on display there. Free..
- Tokuman-ji Temple (徳満寺), 3004, Fukawa,, ☎ . The temple was founded in the 16th century. Free..
- Kōmō Shrine (蚊もう神社), 882, Tachigi,, ☎ , fax: +81 297 68 8957. Very old shrine. According to oral heritage, it was founded in 288BC lore and there are records dating back to 698AD in the literature. Free..
- Donto-Yaki (どんと焼き). In mid-January, New Year offerings are burned around the town.