Places to visit in Japan

Microsoft matter98
Mar 11 15 Comments

Going to Japan for family vacation in couple weeks, any must see places? Plan to visit Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka

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  • Amazon hot 🍞
    Most people agree on two things:
    I wish I spent more time in Kyoto.
    I'm glad I went to an onsen.
    Mar 110
  • Facebook hphpd
    Day trip to Nara from Kyoto highly recommended - it's easy to get to, lots of beautiful architecture, and the deer will bow for snacks
    Mar 111
    • Broadcom Ltd. rFkd21
      Seconded.
      Mar 11
  • Broadcom Ltd. rFkd21
    All the small villages have festivals, and there are still a few with Shinto fertility festivals where they parade a giant wooden penis around town. There’s one village that parades a giant sandal.
    Mar 110
  • Amazon fy76Y
    Stay in a traditional Japanese hotel and not a Western one. That is something to see in itself. Sleep on a mat on the floor and all that. At least a couple days if not the whole time.

    It's quite an experience. You can find one in pretty much any city.
    Mar 110
  • At least 2-3 days in Kyoyo (must visit places: kiyomizu-dera, kinkaju-ji, Arashi mountain, fushimi inari taidha, if you ca stay longer, you can visit the funaya if ine and Uji). One day in Osaka is enough and you can also visit Himeji castle not far from Osaka. For Tokyo, you can visit Hakone as one day trip, or go to Nikko. Don’t forget to buy JR pass in advance.
    Mar 110
  • Microsoft 3750147
    Skytree is good for aerial view of Tokyo. Or Shinjuku metropolitan building for less crowds
    Mar 110
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    Stop at an onsen
    Mar 110
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  • ViaSat / Designmark1650
    Check out an Onsen. Get naked.
    Mar 110
  • Wipro VendettaV
    Hidden leaf village
    Mar 110
  • Nvidia / EngMhfdf584
    Teamlab borderless
    Mar 110
  • Amazon lateni
    Day trip to Kamakura from Tokyo.
    Mar 110
  • Broadcom Ltd. rFkd21
    Sumo tournament. Although amazing to see, a single day ticket is enough sumo for a lifetime.
    Mar 110
  • Broadcom Ltd. rFkd21
    If you’re in Kansai anyway, bullet train down to Hiroshima with stops at Himeji and Kurashiki highly recommended.
    Mar 110

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