July 2016 - Japan National Tourism Organization



News & Blog

Fast Skytree Combo Ticket

Tokyo Skytree has launched a Fast Skytree Combo ticket this July, allowing international visitors to visit the Tembo Deck and Tembo Galleria with a shorter…...
July 27, 2016 | Special Offers

Pikachu Outbreak in Yokohama

Pikachu and friends are coming to Yokohama’s Minato Mirai. [Pikachu Outbreak!] is a special event that will be held from August 7th (Sun.) through 14th (Sun.),…...
July 26, 2016 | Events

A Guide to Universal Studios Japan

I had honestly forgotten how much I love theme parks until I entered through the front gates of Universal Studios Japan. I couldn’t wipe the…...
July 26, 2016 | Travellers Blog

Seeking Samurai in Kakunodate

Kakunodate Samurai Town I have always been fascinated with the Japanese warriors called Samurai since I saw the 2003 movie The Last Samurai starring Tom…...
July 22, 2016 | Travellers Blog

Mt Fuji World Heritage Center now open

The Mt Fuji World Heritage Center is now open in Yamanashi prefecture, providing information on the World Heritage listed site. The center explains the value…...
July 21, 2016 | Culture

Tokyo Skytree Summer Beer Garden

Enjoy tasty beer and a meal with a view of Tokyo Skytree! From Friday, 8th July to Sunday, 2nd October 2016 a beer garden will appear at Skytree Town.…...
July 19, 2016 | Events

10 Ways To Have A Rustic Japan Trip

Some travellers prefer the path less travelled – whether that means experiencing deep and authentic culture, going out of the way to see one-of-a-kind natural…...
July 11, 2016 | Culture | Special Offers

Hands-free Travel Service at Shinjuku

Odakyu Electric Railway has launched its Hands-Free Travel Service, making it easier for travellers to travel to and from Shinjuku without their luggage. Access Next…...
July 11, 2016 | Special Offers

ANA – Explore Kyushu Fare and Deals

ANA has launched a limited time offer to explore the Kyushu region of Japan flying with ANA. A 5,000 yen discount is also available for selected…...
July 11, 2016 | Special Offers | Travel Passes

Visit Kyushu Special Campaign

The Visit Kyushu Special Campaign offered by Japan Traveller Online (JTO) is now on. Receive up to 70% discount on accommodation from selected hotels in…...
July 11, 2016 | Accommodation | Special Offers

Japan Shopping Festival 2016 Summer

Japan Shopping Festival (JSF) 2016 Summer is on now until 31st August 2016. This year, the theme is “Japan Summer Hot Collection” and a range…...
July 7, 2016 | Events | Shopping