Chubu Centrair International Airport is located in Tokoname, Aichi Prefecture and is the air gateway of the Chubu region.
The classic tourist attraction is the Tokoname-ware Museum at the Tokoname Tounomori. At this facility, you can learn about the long history of the relations between the people in Tokoname and the pottery. In the exhibition rooms, there are about 300 items out of 1655 items that are important cultural properties of Japan. The "production tools and products of Tokoname pottery" are displayed, including the production tools and the vases that are excavated from kiln remains that are designated as Important Tangible Folk Cultural Properties of Japan. There are stores reminiscent of the early Showa period along the street in the Tokoname Tounomori. There is a new marina opened in Chubu district called the "NTP Marina Rinku". This is the largest class marina in Chubu. It is a great location for cruising.
The roads of this area in particular within Aichi Prefecture are thoroughly maintained. They are perfect for enjoying a drive.