August 2016 - Japan National Tourism Organization



News & Blog

Autumn leaves spots from Tokyo

Take a short trip from Tokyo to picturesque autumn spots in just 2-3 hours! Late September to early November is the perfect time to see…...
August 29, 2016 | Autumn Leaves | Travel Passes

Shirakawago and Takayama One-day Bus Tours

Experience the sights and tastes of Shirakawago and Takayama on an English guided bus tour departing Nagoya. Buses include free on-board wi-fi and a power…...
August 26, 2016 | Day Tours

Yokoso Landscape Cycling Tour from Iiyama Station

Welcome to Shinetsu-shizenkyo! Enjoy a cycling tour through the beautiful landscape of Japan’s hometown (FURUSATO) in Iiyama,Nagano. Have you ridden a bicycle instead of driving…...
August 26, 2016 | Adventures | Day Tours

Experience Japan in Australia and New Zealand

Experience Japan abroad and gain an insight into true Japanese culture with these fantastic festivals throughout Australia and New Zealand. Make sure you stop by…...
August 22, 2016 | Events

Michelin Guide for Hokuriku Region

Experience the culinary wonders of the Hokuriku Region! The English website for the Michelin Guide for Toyama and Kanazawa 2016, featuring the Michelin-starred restaurants in…...
August 10, 2016 | Cuisine

Hotel Hoshinoya Tokyo Now Open!

Experience Authentic Japan in the Heart of Cosmopolitan Tokyo Hoshino Resorts Inc. opened its fifth HOSHINOYA resort in Tokyo on 20th July 2016. “HOSHINOYA Tokyo” is…...
August 9, 2016 | Accommodation

Champagne Garden at Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo

Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo is hosting its 2016 Champagne Garden event, in which guests can savour five kinds of premium free-flowing champagne while admiring the lush garden…...
August 9, 2016 | Special Offers

Eastern Hokkaido Sightseeing Bus

When travelling to eastern Hokkaido, choose the convenient “East Hokkaido Sightseeing Bus”. Two different tour routes are available; the north route (visiting Furano, Sounkyo and Utoro Onsen)…...
August 8, 2016 | Special Offers | Transportation

Hakone Ropeway has resumed operations

Odakyu Group’s Hakone Ropeway has resumed operations across its entire line from 26 July 2016. Owakudani Park has also reopened for visitors in some sections. Operating times 9:00am…...
August 3, 2016 | Transportation

Purchase a Data SIM on board Sanyo shinkansen

From 1st August, prepaid data SIM cards offered by U-mobile will be available for purchase on board the Sanyo Shinkansen between Shin-Osaka and Hakata stations.…...
August 3, 2016 | Special Offers

Hato Bus Yokohama Day Tours

Hato Bus has launched new English-guided one-day tours of Yokohama departing Tokyo. 1. Yokohama China Town & Hakkeijima Seaparadise (with lunch) This tour takes you…...
August 1, 2016 | Day Tours