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What to Do in Japan!

Top 5 Things to Do in Japan

1. Visit Kyoto’s Ancient Sites

Japan’s capital from 794 to 1868, Kyoto is bathed in history

Kyoto boasts 17 World Heritage sites: 2,000 temples, shrines and numerous gardens

2. Overnight in a Temple

Stay with the monks at one of Koya’s mountaintop temples

3. Skin in Hokkaido

Ample opportunities for ice climbing, telemark skiing and boarding through virgin snow!

4. Explore Tokyo’s Old East Side

Visit the Buddhist temple of Sensoji, Hanayashiki Amusement Park and Engei Hall historic theater!

5. Hike the Northern Alps

Explore the nearly 10,000-foot peaks and virgin forests of Japan’s Northern Alps!

BONUS 6. Tour Hiroshima’s Peace Memorial Park and Museum

Dedicated to victims of the atomic bombing of August 6, 1945,

..the Peace Memorial Park and Museum are poignant monuments to the horrors of nuclear weapons.

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