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30 Places to Visit in Japan

Japan is a country that offers a lot of beautiful and unique things that you will not find anywhere else. In addition, in this country, there are also so many exciting destinations that you can visit that make you think traveling to Japan for a week will not be enough either. This country can make your heart captivated and want to come back again for holidays in the future.

In this country, you can find a stunning combination of culture that has existed from ancient times with the sophistication of technology for everyday life. You can try taking part in the tea ceremony, which is part of Japanese culture, or takes the super-fast train called the Shinkansen.

Japan Tour Tokyo and Kyoto are two of the most popular cities to visit if you travel to Japan for the first time. In these two cities, you can enjoy the two most exciting sides of Japan, namely the traditional and modern sides.

Japan is also a fascinating country to visit for those of you who like a variety of foods that are delicious and unique. Culinary tourism in Japan is not only a form of adventure but also an art. You don't have to go far to visit expensive restaurants to find unique food creations in Japan. You can even find them in mini markets.

The natural wealth of Japanese tourism is also one of the main attractions for people wanting to vacation in this country. You can enjoy the beauty of the most famous mountain in Japan and be an icon of this country itself, namely Mount Fuji. In this country, you can also gaze at the beauty of the Cherry Blossoms while having a picnic.

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  • Kyoto Tower

Kyoto Tower is the right destination to see the beauty of this city in 360 degrees. You can enjoy the view of the Higashiyama and Arashiyama Mountains.

  • Tokyo Disneyland

Tokyo Disneyland is equipped with various tourist attractions to pampering you and your family. Some of the fun attractions to visit on this Tokyo Japan tour are Tomorrowland Toontown, Fantasyland, Critter Country, Adventureland, Westerland, and World Bazaar.

  • Osaka

Osaka is a tourist spot in Japan famous for its natural beauty. You can find many Japanese tour packages on Visit various Japanese tourist destinations in Osaka, such as Dotonbori, Nakanoshima Park, Sumiyoshi Taisha, Osaka Castle, Tennoji Park, etc.

  • Fuji Mountain

Mount Fuji is indeed charming because it is covered with snow in winter. For you climbers, come in August or during the summer. Many Japanese tour packages offer tours to Mount Fuji.

  • Legoland Tokyo

From generation to generation, Lego has become a popular toy. Maybe when you were a kid, you played with this toy too. Now, it's time for you to invite your little one to play it. Of course, the Legoland Discovery Center is filled with more toys that you can make yourself as you wish. Besides that, there is also a 4D movie here, or you can attend a class to build Legos. Legoland Discovery Center is also suitable for family tours.

  • Umeda Sky Building Floating Garden

Enjoy the unique design of the Umeda Sky Building by climbing up to the indoor and outdoor observation decks for views of the city. The romantic moment you can get here is to see the sunset from the top floor and the view of Osaka City at night.

  • Otsuka Museum Of Art

This largest exhibition museum in Japan has a collection of more than 1,000 ceramic boards from 190 museums in 25 countries. This famous Japanese tourist spot features reproductions of Michelangelo's ceiling, Claude Monet's Air Lilies, and more.

  • Kushimoto Marine Park

Kushimoto Marine Park was the first marine park established in Japan. Find various Japanese tour packages that will take you to Kushimoto Marine Park. You can enjoy the beauty of coral reefs, fish, and the calm sea.

  • Izu Teddy Bear Museum

While traveling to Mount Fuji, you can also visit the Izu Teddy Bear Museum. This famous tourist spot in Japan has beautiful European-style gardens and buildings and the world of Teddy Bears.

  • Odori Park

Odori Park is one of the parks in Hokkaido which is famous for having various tourist attractions, such as the Sapporo Tower, the Water Gauge Tower, and the Benson Fountain. The park is also often the center for holding major events, namely the Yosakoi Soran Festival, White Illumination, and Snow Festival in winter. Meanwhile, in autumn, you can see various kinds of cherry blossoms and colorful tulips.

  • Sapporo Beer Museum

For those of you who like alcoholic drinks, you can visit the Sapporo Beer Museum. You can enjoy brewed beer that has an authentic taste. Apart from that, this museum also has a restaurant. You can order the Jingisukan menu or grilled lamb, crab, potatoes, cheese, and others.

  • Curb Market

For those of you who are tired after enjoying various tourist attractions, you can visit the Crub Market which is famous for serving seafood. Here, you can find seafood, such as crab, salmon, octopus, shellfish and local vegetables. Not only can you eat on the spot, you can also bring the seafood home to eat at home.

  • Imperial Palace of Japan

The imperial palace of Japan is the residence of the emperor for generations. The palace is surrounded by high stone walls. The palace is open to the public freely twice a year, namely on the New Year and the Emperor's birthday.

  • Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower is a tower in Shiba Park. You can buy a ticket to be able to climb the tower as high as 150 meters to 250 meters. From this height, you can see a panoramic view of the hustle and bustle of Tokyo City.

  • Mount Takao

Mount Takao is one of the tourist attractions in Hachioji City. This tourist attraction is famous for its beautiful autumn scenery plus the blooming of cherry blossoms.

  • Chidorigafuchi

Chidorigafuchi is an ideal location to enjoy the beautiful flowers during the Sakura season. This tourist attraction is located in the Imperial Palace area of Japan. In total there are about 260 trees of various types.

  • Universal Studios Japan

Universal Studios Japan has a larger size than Singapore. This tourist park, which has an area of

around 39 hectares, has fun spots for playing with family, such as Lagoon Hollywood, Jurassic Park, Waterworld, Wonderland, and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

  • Dotonbori

Dotonbori is one of the gastronomic centers and tourist attractions in Osaka. In this place there are lots of shopping centers, such as restaurants, souvenir shops, night clubs, and so on. The main attraction of this area is at night.

  • Nakanoshima Park

Nakanoshima Park is a green space in Osaka in the middle of tall buildings. The combination of soft and clean green grass and flowers of various colors.

  • Sumiyoshi Taisha

You can go on a cultural trip while on vacation to Osaka at the Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine. This temple is one of the old shrines in Japan which is famous for its beautiful architecture and interior design.

  • Nakamise

Nakamise is a tourist area suitable for shopping. Here you can find various souvenirs, such as samurai swords and traditional snacks.

  • Harajuku

Harajuku is a gathering place for young people. Here, you will find various facilities that are usually used as a gathering place for young people, such as cafes, restaurants, boutiques, and many more.

  • Ginza

If you want to shop at classy boutiques, you must visit Ginza. Ginza is an upscale shopping district in Tokyo with high-end brand boutiques lined with interesting shops.

  • Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan

This place is a tourist destination that allows you to see many species of fish with a very large aquarium. There are about 15 large tanks that provide a variety of marine life and all kinds of fish in it.

  • Tempozan Ferris Wheel

Tempozan Ferris Wheel is a giant wheel in Osaka Bay which has a height of 112.5 meters. Here you can get a great view of the Rokko Mountains, Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, and the Kansai International Airport.

  • Nijo Castle

This castle became the shogunate's official residence and became a tourist spot in Kyoto. This castle was built with an almost perfect design. Here, you can find a library with a Shoin-Zukuri model decorated with beautiful paintings.

  • Kiyomizudera Temple

This temple is on a hill offering a beautiful view of Kyoto City from a height. This temple also provides an atmosphere that is not hot because it is surrounded by trees with colorful leaves. There is also a waterfall here which is suitable for relaxation.

  • Kyoo Gokokuji

Kyoo Gokokuji or famously known as Tijo Shrine is a shrine with ancient Japanese architecture. One of the main attractions of this tourist spot is the existence of a Buddha statue, namely the Dainichi Nyorai which is three-dimensional.

  • Arashiyama Bamboo Forest

Arashiyama is a park located west of Kyoto City. This tourist spot is also often known as the bamboo forest. The garden in the middle of Arashiyama is covered with cherry trees.

  • Kyoto Aquarium

Kyoto Aquarium, located in Kyoto Umekoji Park, about one kilometer west of Kyoto Station. This tourist destination in Kyoto is the first aquarium in Japan to use real sea water. The aquarium has a collection of around 15,000 marine animals and 250 different species, including the African penguin.

  • Higashiyama

The Higashiyama District is a district where you can enjoy Kyoto's Old Town. There are also Kiyomizudera and Yasaka shrines which add to the traditional and ancient feel of the city. Many small alleyways with wooden houses. There are also traditional shops that reflect the old town of the ancient capital of Japan.

  • Yagai Sapporo Art Museum

Despite the name of a museum, all of the modern art works in this Sapporo tourist attraction are arranged in harmony in the open air. Not only can you hunt photos for those who like photography, this tourist destination in Sapporo can also give you a refreshing atmosphere and atmosphere.

  • Hokkaido Shrine

Hokkaido Shrine is a Shinto shrine that was founded in 1871. Every year in the middle of June 14-16 to be precise, a Hokkaido shrine festival is held where hundreds of people will come to the shrine to join the Mikoshi parade. When spring arrives, the area of

this shrine complex also blooms with beautiful cherry blossoms.

  • Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura Village

Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura Village or also known as Samurai Village is an amusement park that was built to depict people's lives during the Edo period. You can also watch one of the shows here, the Samurai Show, which is certainly very interesting.

  • Goryokaku Park

Goryokaku Park is a star-shaped fort which is then planted with around thousands of cherry trees around it. Goryokaku Park is the best place to see the blooming of cherry blossoms in Hokkaido in spring.

  • Onuma Park

Lake Onuma Park is a semi-national resort and park area surrounded by mountains, lakes and forests. The scenery in this area is very beautiful, especially in spring.

  • Spa World Osaka

Spa World Osaka is a famous hot spring bath. The most unique thing in this tourist spot is that there are at least 16 types of hot springs from 11 different countries.