Japan is one of the dream destinations of travelers. It is a country with a rich, interesting history full of culture, serenity and adventure all at the same time. Japan has many exciting tourist destinations, a reason why it has strongly emerged as a hot favorite of the tourists throughout the year. If you are planning a trip to the beautiful country of Japan to explore the numerous attractions, sights, natural beauties and historical places, here are top places you can travel to.
Kyoto and Nara
Kyoto and Nara are popular places to visit, located in western Japan. Nara is located less than one hour from Kyoto and is crammed with historic features including some of Japan’s ancient temples, shrines and other traditional structures. This is for sure one of the best Japan tourist attractions. Kyoto on the other hand has many beautiful sites including the Kyoto Imperial Palace, Golden Pavilion and Nijo Castle, which symbolize the ancient Japanese culture. Both Kyoto and Nara are definitely worth a visit from Osaka, one of the largest cities in Japan.
Mt. Fuji is one of the must-see places in Japan. It is the highest mountain in Japan with a wonderfully symmetrical volcanic cone that can be seen from Tokyo, the capital of Japan. The mountain is one of the popular tourist destinations you can visit. If you’re into nature, you can take pictures of the beautiful sceneries of Mt Fuji rising above the clouds to form the symbol of Japan.
Visiting Tsukiji market is one of the most interesting things to do in Tokyo. So well known, Tsukiji has become synonymous with the wholesale market for fish and seafood. It is the busiest fish market that has long been a favorite destination for tourists. You will have the time you need to look through all kinds of fish, meat, fresh vegetables, fruits and flowers.
The city of Yokohama is the second largest city in Japan. There are plenty of sites and tourist attractions in the Yokohama international port, which are well worth an exploration. Yokohama bay is famous for its modern vision, which is best represented by the revolutionary urban society of Minato Mirai.
Island of Shikoku
Shikoku Island is located east of Kyushu and is home to some of Japan’s most atmospheric towns, finest gardens and scenic surroundings. It is well-known for the Shikoku 88 Temple Pilgrimage that the citizens are very fond of. It is one of the oldest tourist trails.
Niseko, located in Japan’s northern-most island of Hokkaido , located in Japan’s northern-most island of Hokkaido, is very probably the most distinguished ski resort in Japan. It has become very popular with foreigners, especially Australian skiers, since it has many luxurious facilities that provide them with full cultural experience. Niseko is suited to all types of skiers and boarders and is situated near Mt Yōtei – a perfect spot to capture all the snow. You can enjoy your ski holiday and snowboard on the very impressive ski terrain in Japan. You may also participate in Snow Festivals where you can see gorgeous ice sculptures.
There are tons of places to visit and things to see in Japan. The Japanese are well known to be incredibly polite and very understanding of foreigners. To make your stay in Japan more enjoyable, you may do a research and become acquainted with the Japanese culture.
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