Useful Links

General Japan and Japan Travel Information, Activities
JNTO(Japan National Tourist Organization) JNTO (Japan National Tourist Organization)
Japanese government site providing information for online budget hotel reservations, regional guides, convention locations, museums, and important travel information.
This site, popular among individual travelers, offers a vast array of sightseeing information that will make planning and taking your trip to Japan easy, even if you don't speak Japanese! For advice on your itinerary, head over to the forum to consult with other travelers.
Japan in Motion Japan in Motion
From Kyoto's gardens and geisha quarters to the latest Tokyo youth fashions, Japan in Motion brings you Japan's food, culture, history and more, all on video.
Manga, figures, cosplay, video games, traditional products... Straight from Japan, export-manga brings you only the best in original manga, Japanese animation and culture. Contact us for travel tours, guides or anything you imagine around Tokyo & Japan.
BEST! from Hokkaido BFH Tours
BFH Tours is a travel website operated by JTB Hokkaido, well-trusted tour agency located in Hokkaido.You can get everything you need for your holiday in Hokkaido, from tour&activity and dining to tour buses and rentacars, all through a single website with our expert Hokkaido travel consultants will deliver you exactly the information to help you !
Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferry Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferry
The quickest sea route between Japan's main island of Honshu and the northern island of Hokkaido, Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferry makes eight round-trips per day and operating around the clock. The large ship does not sway much due to its size, and it's a great way to enjoy a casual cruise. is a portal site offering information on Asian ports, sea routes, and passenger ships, providing support for high-quality boat travel. Though not luxurious or elegant, find and enjoy a high-quality seafaring experience!
Kobe Airport Kobe Airport
Kobe Airport's official site offers flight timetables, access information, and airport shop information, as well as selected Kobe sightseeing, travel, hotel, event, and gourmet information.
Shun Gate Shun Gate
When ingredients are in season in Japan, this is referred to as "shun". This site introduces Japan's food culture by exploring the environments and locales of Japan that produce these ingredients as well as the people and techniques that craft them into exquisite cuisine.

nagomi Nagomi Visit: cook and eat with locals
Visit homes all over Japan to cook and eat with locals. Visit a local supermarket. Go for a walk around a residential neighborhood. Relax in a traditional farmhouse. Ask questions about Japan. Let the kids learn new games. Create your own unique Nagomi Visit experience.

Winter Lights in Japan Winter Lights in Japan
Find helpful info about beautiful winter light displays and illumination events held throughout Japan! Operated by the Japan Travel and Tourism Association.

Local Area General and Sightseeing Information
Matsumoto Welcomes You! Matsumoto Welcomes You!
The official tourism site of Matsumoto city.
Matsumoto city is home to historic sites, like Matsumoto "Raven" Castle with its unique black facade. It is also the gateway to Kamikochi and the majesty of the Japanese Alps. Please check out this site for more information on this popular destination.

Explore Azumino! Explore Azumino!
This site is dedicated to the beautiful Azumino area. Located nearby Matsumoto, this "gateway" to the Japanese Alps not only boasts extraordinary outdoor adventures, it also features an array of museums and galleries for a relaxing time indoors. Click on the banner to learn more!, Nagoya's No.1 English website, brings you all and everything you need to know about Nagoya. For visitors we have detailed sightseeing information, maps and restaurant guides and for residents, job updates, helpful living information and a lively forum.
Toyota City Toyota Sightseeing Association
Find all kinds of useful information about Toyota City in Aichi Prefecture! Sightseeing spots, history, access information...get it here in English, Chinese, Korean, and Portuguese.
Yamaguchi Prefecture Sightseeing Yamaguchi Prefecture Sightseeing Information
For all kinds of useful information about Yamaguchi Prefecture including history, culture and sightseeing! Also offers tourist maps, model itineraries, a travel blog and videos, as well as Korean and Chinese language sites.
Hiroshima City: Hiroshima Navigator Hiroshima City: Hiroshima Navigator
Find a variety of helpful sightseeing information for the city of Hiroshima like popular spots like the A-Bomb Dome, Miyajima's Itsukushima Shrine, and Hiroshima Castle as well as local specialties like oysters and okonomiyaki. This site also offers model courses and a hotel finder.
Sakai Tourism Guide Sakai Tourism Guide
Located in the greater metropolitan area of Osaka nearby Kansai Int’l Airport, the city of Sakai is home to the ancient, World Heritage-hopeful Mozu Kofungun burial mounds, countless temples and shrines, tea ceremony culture, and traditional manufacturers making blades, incense, bicycles and more. Visit the Sakai Tourism Guide site for more information about what you can discover in this culturally and historically rich city.
Visit Kochi Japan Visit Kochi Japan
Home to the longest river on the island of Shikoku, the Shimanto River, Kochi is said to have the longest flow of crystal clear water in all of Japan. Visitors can look forward to enjoying this beautiful nature as well as Kochi's history and delicious local cuisine! The traditional local performance art of "yosakoi" is also a famous draw. Check out this site for the latest seasonal sightseeing information as well as recommended videos!
Tokushima Tourism Site: Awanavi Tokushima Tourism Site: Awanavi
Tokushima Prefecture is located in Eastern Shikoku about 2 hours overland from the Kansai region. From its proud cultural heritage like the Awa Odori folk dance to natural features like the Naruto Whirlpools and untamed landscapes of Iya, Tokushima is blessed with an abundance of natural beauty, history, and culture.
Sightseeing Guide of Kagawa Prefecture Sightseeing Guide of Kagawa Prefecture
Located in Northern Shikoku on the picturesque Seto Inland Sea, Kagawa Prefecture is the smallest in Japan. Nonetheless, it is home to art installations like Naoshima's Chichu Art Museum and the Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum, historic and beautiful Ritsurin Garden, tasty sanuki udon (noodles), fresh olives, and much more. Find out more about Kagawa Prefecture and start planning your trip!
Yamaguchi City Tourism Information Yamaguchi City Tourism Information
Get information on sightseeing in Yamaguchi City. Beautiful scenery in all four seasons, a rich culture, gourmet cuisine featuring local produce, and the rejuvinating hot springs of Yuda Onsen await your arrival.
Discover Okayama of Japan Discover Okayama of Japan
Get sightseeing information for Okayama Prefecture. This site offers a wealth of detailed information to help you plan the perfect trip to Okayama, as well as a large number of pictures and videos.
Hiroshima Prefecture: Hiroshima Tourist Navigator Hiroshima Prefecture: Hiroshima Tourist Navigator
This site delivers all the information you need for fun, satisfying, and delicious experiences in Hiroshima all in one place. Come discover something new and enjoy Hiroshima like you never knew you could!
Ehime Tourism Information
Discover Ehime, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Japan. It is naturally blessed and has a rich cultural heritage including Dogo Onsen, Japan's oldest hot spring resort. The weather is mild throughout the year, and the people are friendly and welcoming.
Magonote: Kyoto City Tourism Information Magonote: Kyoto City Tourism Information
Let's visit Kyoto! Tourists require all kinds of information about Kyoto: access from the airport, how to use buses in the city, what's on at major temples and shrines, how to enjoy a public bath, where to savor yu-dofu and other local cuisine, and more! From practical and useful to educational and interesting, all the information you need for visiting Kyoto is here!
Yokohama Visitors' Guide
This official site offers Yokohama sightseeing and convention information. From fun and exciting events to sightseeing hot spots and beautiful night views, don't miss out on all of this handy information.
Explore Wakayama
This site offers a wide variety of information about Wakayama prefecture including World Heritage sites, sightseeing experiences, accommodations, hot springs, gourmet cuisine, places of interest, and more.
Visit Hokkaido: Official Hokkaido Tourism Website Visit Hokkaido: Official Hokkaido Tourism Website
The official tourism information site of Japan's northernmost island, traverels can search for all kinds of information on this Hokkaido portal site. It also features seasonal information, videos, and more.
Toyama Tourism Information Toyama Tourism Information
Toyama Prefecture is located in the center of Japan. The Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route, a world famous alpine sightseeing route which goes through 3,000 meter-high Northern Japan Alps, is one of Toyama's main tourist attractions. There are many other places to go sightseeing in Toyama. Toyama welcomes you!
Kanazawa Tourism Information Kanazawa Tourism Information
Flourishing as one of Japan's foremost castle towns since some 400 years ago, the historical neighborhoods and traditional culture of Kanazawa can still be found here today. At the same time, Kanazawa is also home to modern facilities like the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, creating a uniquely fascinating juxtaposition of classical Japanese spirit and a sense of modernism.
Ishikawa Prefecture Tourism Guide Ishikawa Prefecture Tourism Guide
This site provides useful information about tourism in Ishikawa Prefecture, home to popular destinations like Kanazawa, Noto, and Kaga. Visit Ishikawa and discover famous sites like Kenrokuen Garden as well as hot springs, gourmet cuisine, traditional crafts, and plentiful nature where you can experience "real Japan."
Mie Tourism Guide Mie Tourism Guide
Find all the sightseeing information you need on the prefecture's official website. Get information on ninjas and pearl divers, Matsuzaka beef and Ise lobster, World Heritage Kumano Pilgrimage Trail and Ise Shrine, as well as much more like accommodations, hot springs, events, and access.
Akita Tourism Guide Akita Comprehensive Tourism Guide
Find sightseeing and event information on all things Akita like the tradition of namahage, kanto lanterns, local specialty kiritampo, the Omagari fireworks festival, Oga Peninsula, the "weeping" cherry blossoms of Kakunodate, and much more.
Hakodate Official Tourism Guide Hakodate Official Tourism Guide
The popular sightseeing destination of Hakodate City is located on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. Approximately 4,500,000 visit a year to enjoy Hakodate, which is famous for its night view and excellent seafood. With spring's cherry blossoms, the summer sea, autumn's vibrant foliage, and the snowy-covered scenery of winter, Hakodate is amazing all year round!
Sightseeing Navigation in Shimane Sightseeing Navigation in Shimane
Shimane celebrates a long history stretching back to ancient times, featuring places appearing in Japanese mythology such as Izumo Taisha Shrine, a number of important cultural heritage and famously scenic spots, hot springs, and the bounty of the sea.
Hakodate Official Tourism Guide Himeji Tourist Information
This Himeji travel guide site offers a range of useful information including the famous UNESCO World Heritage-registered Himeji Castle and a range of other historical and cultural points to help tourists enjoy a fascinating trip steeped in history and culture.

Hakodate Official Tourism Guide Okayama City Visitors & Convention Association
This site introduces all Okayama City has to offer, from sightseeing destinations like world famous Korakuen Garden and Okayama Castle to tasty, local specialty produce like muscat grapes and white peaches. Also find helpful restaurant and hotel information.

Welcome to Northern Lake Biwa Welcome to Northern Lake Biwa
This beautiful, naturally blessed area is located not far from major hubs Kyoto, Osaka, and Nagoya along the northern shore of ancient Lake Biwa. With heavy snowfall in winter, the area is popular for winter sports, and with old townscapes standing since the time of the samurai as well as equally historical festivals, Northern Lake Biwa is a sightseeing destination all year round.

Hikone Tourist Guide Hikone Tourist Guide
Find an array of helpful sightseeing, hotel, and event information to help plan the perfect trip to Hikone, from popular sightseeing spots like World Heritage candidate Hikone Castle to top class Japanese beef brand and gourmet experience Omi Beef!

Takashima City Tourism Information Takashima City Tourism Information
Find information about Takashima City in western Shiga Prefecture, located right on the famous Lake Biwa. Cherry blossom viewing by kayak in spring, swimming in the summer, gathering chestnuts in fall, skiing, snowboarding and even snowshoeing in winter... There's loads of fun activities and experiences all year round! Takashima is a mecca for the great outdoors!

Cross Road Fukuoka Cross Road Fukuoka
Find loads of useful sightseeing information at Cross Road Fukuoka, from a sightseeing info database to seasonal and event info, videos, sample routes, a photo lobby, and much more!

Tottori Tourism Guide Tottori Tourism Guide
Tottori is home to a range of natural wonders like the sand dunes of Sanin Kaigan Geopark, national heritage sites Misasa Onsen and Mt. Mitoku, and the towering Mt. Daisen, as well as Japanese pop culture icons like the mangas GeGeGe no Kitaro and Case Closed (Detective Conan). At this site, find a variety of helpful sightseeing info, dining, and more available in 6 languages!

Aichinow Aichi Now
Get your seasonal news from Aichi now! “Aichi Now” is an attractive sightseeing information site for foreign tourists featuring vivid photos and videos. Find all about Aichi's travel spots, highlighting seasonal model courses, and useful information about events, hot springs, accommodations and more. Find more information about Aichi, the homeland of the Samurai.

shonai Shonai Visiters Association
The Shonai region is located in the northwestern part of Yamagata Prefecture, in Northern Honshu. It is home to the three mountains of Dewa (Gassan-san, Haguro-san and Yudono-san) where mountain worship thrives, to Mt. Chokai (recognized as one of Japan’s 100 Famous Mountains), and Kamo Aquarium which boasts the largest variety of jellyfish species in the world. The Shonai region also offers numerous other tourist attractions.

Ieshima Ieshima Tour
Word has it that the Ieshima Islands, that float offshore from Himeji City in the southwestern part of Hyogo Prefecture, are part of the Japanese “kuni-umi” legend in which the gods created Japan from various islands. The Seto Inland sea is rich in bounty and is a place where lively and cheerful people go about their everyday lives. The Ieshima Islands play an important role in connecting man and sea together.

Ieshima Tokyo Day Trip -Kanagawa Travel Info-
A wealth of Kanagawa attractions for fantastic day trips from Tokyo. The sea, history, hotsprings... Find a perfect itinerary from a wide range of choices. Plan your trip with the AI function of this website. We look forward to meeting you.

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GOURNAVI Gourmet Navigator
Gourmet navigator is one of the largest restaurants search engine in Japan. Updates users the reliable and trust information they need to enjoy the taste of Japan.

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