Japan

Overview of Best Places to Visit in All 47 Prefectures of Japan

Japan is a surprisingly large country, stretching over 3.000 km in length. The island country consists of 47 prefectures with a wide range of (tourist) attractions and different features in terms of culture, history and nature. The locals of each prefecture, strongly identify with home prefecture and its culture, food and language. Each prefecture will be a unique experience and they all have their own beauty. Here is a long list of travel highlights of each prefecture of Japan, structured per region, that you should consider visiting.
Day trips from Tokyo

10 Best Things to Do in Yokosuka

We’re going to introduce you to 10 great things to do in Yokosuka, including the popular Dobuita Street, the city’s parks, their unique offering of Americanized foods, and more!
Kanto

Kanto Region – Complete Guide & Best Places to Visit

The Kanto region is home to some of Japan's famous highlights including Tokyo, Disneyland and Hakone. In this article, we will briefly introduce the six prefectures that together form Kanto, and some of the most visited spots in each prefecture.
Kanto

The Best Places to Visit in Tochigi

The most popular destination for the tourists is Nikko in Tochigi, but there are more attractions we would like to recommend to visit in Tochigi! Enjoy the beauty of the nature, hot springs and photogenic spots!
Kanto

Best Places to Visit in Saitama

Saitama is an easy access from Tokyo but you can enjoy the beautiful nature and shrines, also the "little Edo" where you can walk around the old street which makes you feel like time traveling back to Edo period.
Kanto

Best Places To Visit in Gunma

Gunma is landlocked prefecture located north of Tokyo in Kanto Region. In only less than 1 hour from Tokyo by shinkansen (bullet train), you can arrive at this prefecture which is famous for its high quality hot spring resorts and beautiful nature. Gunma is a perfect day trip or weekend destination to relax and enjoy nature away from hustle and bustle of Tokyo. Here are our recommended places to visit in Gunma.
Kanto

Best Places to Visit in Kanagawa

Yokohama and Hakone are probably the most famous touristic spots in Kanagawa prefecture but there are more to see! Odawara, Sarushima, Yokosuka etc., we introduce the best things to do in Kanagawa on each area.
Kanto

Best Places to Visit in Chiba

Chiba prefecture is located just east of Tokyo and the number one most-visited for tourists is... Narita International Airport! A large part of the prefecture is made up of the Boso Peninsula, which offers popular tourists’ destinations especially for people from Kanto region. Chiba features one of the longest beaches in Japan (60 km!), a large aquarium, historical sites, one of the most important temples in the country, the most visited theme parks in Japan, and much more. Here are our recommended places to visit in Chiba.
Kanto

Best Places to Visit in Ibaraki

Ibaraki is only about one hour away from Tokyo which makes it great destination for a day trip! Here we listed the best places to visit in Ibaraki.
Day trips from Tokyo

Hakone Day Trip – Perfect Access & Area Guide

Hakone is known for its attractive sightseeing spots, and is popular by many tourists from abroad. Being a very easy ac...
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