Saorina, located in Tsu, Mie Prefecture, also has a "SAORIUM" where you can see Mr. Yoshida's achievements. It is located in the area just inside the main entrance of Saorina.

Here is a brief introduction about Ms. Saori Yoshida.
Ms. Yoshida has won 16 consecutive world championships in women's individual wrestling and 206 consecutive wins in individual matches.
She also won three consecutive Olympic titles in Athens, Beijing, and London, leaving her name in the history of wrestling.

Getting to the Museum

Tsu Station (nearest station to Saorina)

The closest station to Saorina and the Tsu Municipal Baseball Stadium is Tsu Station (JR, Kintetsu).
Tsu Station is about 45 minutes from Kintetsu Nagoya Station by "Limited Express" or about 65 minutes by "Express", and about 55 minutes from JR Nagoya Station by "Rapid Mie".

It is located in an area where it is difficult to come on foot from the nearest station.
Therefore, you will have to take a bus or a cab from the station.

If you take the bus

From Kintetsu Tsu Shinmachi Station, it takes about 10 minutes to get to the Minamikawaji bus stop, which is about a 5-minute walk from the bus stop.
From the east exit of Tsu Station, take a 25-minute bus ride to the Minamikawaji bus stop, and walk about 5 minutes from the bus stop.

There is a parking lot at the facility, but please check the organizer's website to see if there may be restrictions on its use during the event.

About the Museum

Location: 19-1, Kitakoji-cho, Tsu City, Mie 514-0056, Japan

Explore Mie

Travel Tips & Information

Here is the basic information about Mie as a reference for planning your trip.

Professional Sports Teams in Mie

1. "Getting There & Around" Tsu, Matsuzaka, Iga, Nabari

If you are in Tsu or Matsuzaka, you will have to get there from Nagoya.
There is a train that will take you back to Nagoya later that day, unless the event is running very late.
For those in Iga and Nabari, you can also go to Nara, so you can consider a sightseeing trip that includes Nara.

2. "Where to Stay" in Tsu, Matsuzaka, Iga, Nabari

The areas of Tsu, Matsuzaka, Iga, and Nabari do not have nationally famous tourist spots that you need to stay overnight to visit, so you may not have the opportunity to stay overnight in this area.
This is an area where you should choose a hotel after carefully considering your itinerary, checking the train back home after watching the game.

3. "What to Do & See" in Tsu, Matsuzaka, Iga, Nabari

In the case of Tsu City and Matsuzaka City, you can think about sightseeing including Ise Shrine and the Nagoya area, but when you come to Iga City and Nabari City, Nara City is close by, so it is difficult to decide what kind of sightseeing is best for this area.
In Iga, Ueno Park is the main attraction, and there is also the Iga-ryu Ninja Museum, the Basho Museum, and Iga-Ueno Castle.

4. "What & Where to Eat" in Tsu, Matsuzaka, Iga, Nabari

Speaking of Mie Prefecture, "Matsusaka Beef" becomes famous.
Along with Omi beef and Kobe beef, it is said to be one of the three most famous Japanese cattle.
It is a must-eat local delicacy.
One of Mie's most popular souvenirs is Akafuku. There is also a main store near Ise Jingu Shrine where you can eat Akafuku.


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