Japan Activities

What to Do in Japan

For once-in-a-lifetime experiences it’s hard to beat Japan: from watching a baseball game in Tokyo, sipping on an ice-cold beer served by a girl with a keg strapped on her back to skiing in the hills above Sapporo in full view of the city, the excitement is all there.

Of course, more genteel activities such as the unforgettable Japanese Tea Ceremony can be pursued and if you think that golf is not a cultural activity then try a round or two with Japanese businessmen – you’ll be surprised at the complexity of the Japanese version of the game. Japan is home to many onsens – hot spring spa centres – that vary throughout the land but the core pleasure of relaxing and benefitting health-wise remains the same. Finally, pachinko – Japan’s national craze – is a definite ‘must-do’.

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Japan Activities Guide A-Z

Tokyo Activities

Tokyo Activities A-Z

Tokyo is without doubt one of the world’s most impressive cities and offers plenty of activities for people of all ages. Read More...

Kyoto Activities

Kyoto Activities A-Z

Kyoto is full of interesting things to do. This ancient capital has a lot of vintage architecture such as castles, Read More...

Osaka Activities

Osaka Activities A-Z

There are plenty of activities to discover and enjoy around Osaka for all tastes and budgets. If you’re looking for Read More...

Nara Activities

Nara Activities A-Z

Tourists have sometimes been known to overlook Nara, favouring other more obvious travel destinations. Actually, Nara Read More...

Sapporo Activities

Sapporo Activities A-Z

There are a great many things to do in Sapporo for people of all ages. Sapporo is also a popular destination for skiers Read More...

Kobe Activities

Kobe Activities A-Z

With the mountains at its back and the sea stretching out before it, Kobe offers a range of landscapes in which to enjoy Read More...

Nagoya Activities

Nagoya Activities A-Z

Nagoya is one of Japan’s largest and most important cities with both a rich history and a modern and comfortable Read More...

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