Kasama is a verdant rural area located 90km northeast of Tokyo, near the center of Ibaraki Prefecture. Kasama-ware ceramics are well known throughout Japan, and visitors can experience ceramics classes, etc. Kasama's Inari Shrine is one of Japan's three main shrines of this type, and it continues to receive many visitors.
From Tokyo :
[Rail] By Limited Express on the Tobu Isesaki-Nikko-Kinugawa Line for 2 hours from Asakusa Station (Tokyo) to Kinugawa-onsen Station. By bus for 1 hour and 46 minutes from Kinugawa-onsen Station to Oku-Kinu-onsen-kyo.