Japan is an island country in East Asia. It is situated in the northwest Pacific Ocean and is bordered on the west by the Sea of Japan, extending from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north toward the East China Sea, Philippine Sea, and Taiwan in the south.

Best Places to Visit in Japan

Best Places to Visit in Japan


Best for contemporary culture

Tokyo captivates visitors like no other place. Its vast, ever-changing cityscape and diverse neighborhoods ensure unique experiences each time.


Best for traditional experiences

Temples are the beginning, as Kyoto beckons with its enchanting tea culture at elegant teahouses, mesmerizing geisha artistry, and exquisite cuisine.


Best for architecture

A rural island on the verge of becoming a ghost town, now a world-class center for contemporary art.

Mt Fuji

Best For Views and Pilgrimages

Even from a distance, Mt Fuji will take your breath away. Close up, the perfectly symmetrical cone of Japan’s highest peak is incredible.