Nagoya is a port city and the largest settlement located in Chūbu region, Japan. The city covers a total area of approx 326,43 km2 (126,04 ml2) and has population of around 2,283,300 people (metro 9,107,400).
- Nagoya is the 3rd-largest incorporated city and the 4th most populous urban area in Japan. It lies on the Pacific coast, central Honshu. Nagoya is the capital city of Aichi Prefecture and is also one of the major ports in Japan along with those of Chiba, Kitakyushu, Kobe, Osaka, Tokyo and Yokohama. Nagoya is the center of Japan's 3rd-largest metropolitan region, Chukyo Metropolitan Area.
- The main industry in Nagoya is automotive. Toyota Industries, Toyota Boshoku, Toyota's Lexus, Denso, Aisin Seiki Co.and JTEKT have their headquarters in or close to Nagoya. Mitsubishi Motors has R&D division in Okazaki's suburb.
- The aviation history has been of importance since industrialization. During the war Mitsubishi A6M Zero fighter was produced in Nagoya. Aviation tradition continues through Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. headquartered in Nagoya Airfield's terminal building, Komaki. Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) aircraft is constructed at a factory adjacent to Nagoya's airport.
- Japanese porcelain and pottery has a long tradition because of the suitable clay available in the surrounding area that produced Seto ware and Tokoname ware. Mechanized puppets, "karakuri ningyo", are region's traditional craft. Another rapidly developing industry is robot technology.
- Port of Nagoya, situated in Ise Bay, is the biggest and busiest Japanese trading port, accounting for around 10% of the total trade value of the country. Notably, the port is Japan's largest exporter of cars and where Toyota Motor Corporation exports most of its produce.
- The port of Nagoya draws tourists from Chukyo Metropolitan Area as one of its main tourist attractions. Port's popular Port of Nagoya Public Aquarium is the most appealing attraction. Nearby is an amusement park and the Antarctic survey ship Fuji (now retired) which moors at Port of Nagoya as a South Pole museum. Isewangan Expressway features 3 impressive bridges, collectively popular as Meiko Triton, which span Nagoya port. A small artificial island lies in the waters of the port, with a wildflower garden named Bluebonnet.
The Nagoya cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Nagoya, Japan.
If you lose the Nagoya location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Nagoya cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Nagoya, Japan. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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