Japan Points of Interest and Places to Visit

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Hiroshima

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 222 Reviews

For most travelers, the name Hiroshima brings to mind the date of August 6, 1945, when the first atomic bomb was dropped, killing some 140,000 people as World ...  Read more

Kokugikan Sumo Stadium & Museum

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 207 Reviews

Sumo is Japan’s most popular sport, and there’s nothing quite like joining 10,000 sumo fans for a match to learn about this ancient form of wrestling. The ...  Read more

Tsukiji Fish Market

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 54 Reviews

The Tsukiji Fish Market is the largest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world, handling more than 2,000 tons of marine products a day. Although the ...  Read more

Lake Shikotsu

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 4 Reviews

Despite the harsh winters of Hokkaido, Lake Shikotsu—a crater lake formed some 40,000 years ago—never freezes. In fact, it’s the northernmost ice-free lake in ...  Read more

Hoheikyo

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 2 Reviews

As one of Sapporo’s most popular outdoor hot springs, Hoheikyo Onsen is an ideal place to relax in healing, naturally heated waters while enjoying the ...  Read more

Jozankei

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 2 Reviews

The hot-spring town of Jozankei is the perfect place to escape for a relaxing weekend soaking in the healing waters of myriad natural geothermal baths. This ...  Read more

Nopporo Forest Park

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Review

Escape from the city to explore the history and natural beauty of Hokkaido in the Nopporo Forest Park. The park includes untouched forests with more than 100 ...  Read more

Robot Restaurant

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1039 Reviews

In Shinjuku's Kabukicho district (entertainment and red light district), the surreal Robot Restaurant may be unlike anything you've ever seen. Its sci-fi ...  Read more

Meiji Shrine

4.5 star rating: Recommended 174 Reviews

The Meiji Jingu (Meiji Shrine) is the most important and popular Shinto shrine in Tokyo. Dedicated to the Emperor Meiji and his wife, Empress Shōken, in 1926, ...  Read more

Nikko National Park

4.5 star rating: Recommended 166 Reviews

Known for its impressive botanical garden, intricate Iemitsu mausoleum, and ornate Toshogu Shrine (a UNESCO World Heritage site), Nikko National Park is an ...  Read more

Golden Pavilion (Kinkaku-ji)

4.5 star rating: Recommended 78 Reviews

The Golden Pavilion, or Kinkaku-ji,  is one of the most famous temples in Kyoto, and a major highlight of any visit to the city. The three-story pagoda ...  Read more

Nijo Castle

4.5 star rating: Recommended 57 Reviews

A truly impressive fortified complex, Nijō Castle was built in 1603 as the official residence of the first Tokugawa shogun. With its moats, walls, secret ...  Read more

Kiyomizu Temple

4.5 star rating: Recommended 39 Reviews

The Kiyomizu Temple is an ancient institution, dating back to 798 AD and the days of Nara. Its classic design influenced temple architecture for centuries.  ...  Read more

Mt. Fuji

4 star rating: Recommended 2688 Reviews

As Japan's highest mountain, the legendary Mt. Fuji stands 12,388 feet (3,776 meters) tall. Travelers from around the world head to Hakone National Park to see ...  Read more

Asakusa Temple

4 star rating: Recommended 344 Reviews

The must-see Asakusa Temple (also known as Senso-ji or Asakusa Kannon) combines architecture, centers of worship, Japanese gardens, and traditional markets to ...  Read more

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