Regions of Japan

Hokkaido Tohoku Hokuriku
  • Hokkaido
Sub-zero temperatures and the greatest of outdoor environments, complemented by sizzling soul food and warm-hearted welcomes. Japan's great white north offers wild, white winters and bountiful summers—a haven for dedicated foodies, nature lovers and outdoor adventure fans seeking an adrenaline rush
  • Aomori
  • Akita
  • Iwate
  • Yamagata
  • Miyagi
  • Fukushima
Sleek apple-red and electric-green shinkansen whisk you up to a haven of fresh powder snow, fresh fruit and fearsome folk legends Fearsome festivals, fresh powder and vast fruit orchards—the rugged northern territory of Tohoku offers a fresh perspective on travel in Japan
Hokuriku Shinetsu
Hokuriku Shinetsu
  • Niigata
  • Toyama
  • Ishikawa
  • Fukui
  • Nagano
Mountains and sea meet in one of Japan's wildest regions, and the result is sheer beauty. Once largely inaccessible, Hokuriku is now reachable by shinkansen from Tokyo in a matter of hours An easily accessible slice of rural Japan offering unrivaled mountainscapes and coastlines, endless outdoor adventure and amazing ocean fare
  • Tokyo
  • Kanagawa
  • Chiba
  • Saitama
  • Ibaraki
  • Tochigi
  • Gunma
Characterized by the constant buzz of the world's most populous metropolitan area, the Kanto region is surprisingly green with an array of escapes that include mountainous getaways and subtropical islands Experience diversity at its fullest, from the neon of Tokyo to the ski slopes of Gunma, exotic wildlife of the Ogasawara Islands and cultural heritage of Kamakura
  • Yamanashi
  • Shizuoka
  • Gifu
  • Aichi
  • Mie
Served by the shinkansen line that connects Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka, the Tokai region provides plenty of interesting diversions and easy excursions Tokai means "eastern sea," and this region stretches east from Tokyo to Kyoto and includes blockbuster attractions such as Mt. Fuji and Takayama
  • Kyoto
  • Osaka
  • Shiga
  • Hyogo
  • Nara
  • Wakayama
From raucous nights out to outdoor thrills to peaceful reverie, trying to categorize the Kansai region is a futile task The Kansai region is one of extreme contrasts—the neon lights of Osaka and glittering Kobe nightscape, the peaceful realms of Shiga, Wakayama and Nara, and the cultured refinement of Kyoto
  • Tottori
  • Shimane
  • Okayama
  • Hiroshima
  • Yamaguchi
Less-traveled and delightfully inaccessible at times, the Chugoku region is a reminder that the journey is sometimes more important than the destination Welcome to Japan's warm and friendly western frontier, where the weather is warmer and the pace of life is slower
  • Tokushima
  • Kagawa
  • Ehime
  • Kochi
Providing the stage for literary classics, fevered dancing and natural wonders Island-hopping, cycling, soul-warming spiritual strolling and red-hot dancing—the island of Shikoku gets you up and moving
  • Fukuoka
  • Saga
  • Nagasaki
  • Oita
  • Kumamoto
  • Miyazaki
  • Kagoshima
Easily reached by land, sea and air, the dynamic Kyushu prefectures are bubbling with energy, culture and activity The southern island of Kyushu is home to volcanoes ranging from sleepy to smoky, succulent seafood, steaming hot springs and the country's hottest entrepreneurial town
  • Okinawa
Ruins and recreated castles of the Ryukyu kings nestle amid magnificent beaches in Okinawa, a diver's paradise teeming with an amazing array of coral and undersea life Fly to Okinawa and discover a distinct island culture born of subtropical sun, white sand, coral, mangrove jungles and the age of the Ryukyu Kings

Japanese Consulates Abroad


Embassy of Japan
Address 112 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla, Canberra A.C.T. 2600, Australia
Tel (61-2) 6273-3244
Fax (61-2) 6273-1848
URL Website
Sydney Consulate – General of Japan
Address Level 12, 1 O’Connell Street, Sydney, N.S.W. 2000, Australia (G.P.O. Box No. 4125, Sydney 2001)
Tel (61-2) 9250-1000
Fax (61-2) 9252-6600
URL Website
Perth Consulate – General of Japan
Address U22 / Level 2, 111 Colin Street, West Perth, WA 6005, Australia (P.O. Box 1915, West Perth WA 6872)
Tel (61-8) 9480-1800
Fax (61-8) 9480-1801
URL Website
Brisbane Consulate – General of Japan
Address 17th Fl., Comalco Place, 12 Creek Street, Brisbane, Queensland, 4000, Australia
Tel (61-7) 3221-5188
Fax (61-7) 3229-0878
URL Website
Melbourne Consulate – General of Japan
Address Level 8, 570 Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000, Australia
Tel (61-3) 9679-4510
Fax (61-3) 9600-1541
URL Website
Branch Office in Cairns, Consulate – General of Japan at Brisbane
Address Level 15, Cairns Corporate Tower, 15 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia
Tel (61-7) 4051-5177
Fax (61-7) 4051-5377


Embassy of Japan
Address 50-G, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021, India
Tel (91-11) 2687-6564, 2687-6581, (-6582, -6583)
Fax (91-11) 2688-5587
URL Website
Kolkata Consulate – General of Japan
Address 55, M.N. Sen Lane, Tollygunge, Kalkata 700-040, India
Tel (91-33) 2421-1970
Fax (91-33) 2421-1971
URL Website
Chennai Consulate – General of Japan
Address No.12/1, Cenetoph Road 1st Street, Teynampet, Chennai 600-018, India
Tel (91-44) 2432-3860, (-3861, -3862, -3863)
Fax (91-44) 2432-3859
URL Website
Mumbai Consulate – General of Japan
Address No.1, M.L. Dahanukar Marg, Cumballa Hill, Mumbai-400 026, India
Tel (91-22) 2351-7101
Fax (91-22) 2351-7120
URL Website


Embassy of Japan
Address Jl. M.H. Thamrin No.24, Jakarta 10350, Indonesia
Tel (62-21) 324308
Fax (62-21) 325460
URL Website
Surabaya Consulate – General of Japan
Address Jl. Sumatera 93, Surabaya, Indonesia
Tel (62-31) 503-0008
Fax (62-31) 503-0037
URL Website
Denpasar Consulate – General of Japan
Address Jalan Raya Puputan, No. 170, Renon, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia (P.O. Box No. 432)
Tel (62-361) 227628
Fax (62-361) 265066
URL Website
Makassar Consulate – General of Japan
Address Jalan Jenderal Sudirman No.31, Makassar, Indonesia (P.O. Box 222)
Tel (62-411) 871030, 872323
Fax (62-411) 853946
URL Website
Medan Consulate – General of Japan
Address Wisma BII 5th Fl., Jl.P.Diponegoro No.18, Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia
Tel (62-61) 457-5193
Fax (62-61) 457-4560
URL Website


Embassy of Japan
Address 22, Yulgok-ro 2-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Tel (82-2) 2170-5200
Fax (82-2) 734-4528
URL Website
Cheju Consulate – General of Japan
Address Segi Bldg, 8F (Nohyeong-dong) 3351, 1100-ro, Jeju-si, Jeju-do, Republic of Korea
Tel (82-64) 710-9500
Fax (82-64) 743-5885
URL Website
Busan Consulate – General of Japan
Address 18, Gogwan-Ro, Dong-Gu, Busan, Republic of Korea
Tel (82-51) 465-5101, (-5102, -5103, -5104, -5105, -5106)
Fax (82-51) 464-1630
URL Website


Embassy of Japan
Address 11, Pesiaran Stonor, Off Jalan Tun Razak, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tel (60-3) 2177-2600
Fax (60-3) 2167-2314
URL Website
Johor Bahru Consular Office of Japan in Johor Bahru
Address Suite 15B, Level 15, Manara Ansar, No. 65 Jalan Trus, 8000 Johor Bahru, Johor Darul Takzim, Malaysia
Tel (60-7) 221-7621
Fax (60-7) 221-7629
URL Website
Kota Kinabalu Consulate – General of Japan
Address No.18, Jaran Aru, 88100 Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia (P.O.Box 11001, 88811)
Tel (60-88) 254169
Fax (60-88) 236632
URL Website
Penang Consulate – General of Japan
Address 28th Fl., Manara BHL, No.51 Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, 10050 Penang, Malaysia
Tel (60-4) 226-3030
Fax (60-4) 226-1030
URL Website

New Zealand

Embassy of Japan
Address Level 18, Majestic Centre, 100 Willis Street, Wellington 1, New Zealand (P.O. Box 6340)
Tel (64-4) 473-1540
Fax (64-4) 471-2951
URL Website
Christchurch Consular Office of Japan
Address 12 Peterborough Street, Christchurch, New Zealand. (P.O. Box 13-748 Christchurch 8141)
Tel (64-3) 366-5680
Fax (64-3) 365-3173
URL Website
Auckland Consulate – General of Japan
Address Level 15, AIG Building, 41 Shortland Street, Auckland CBD, New Zealand. (P. O. Box 3959)
Tel (64-9) 303-4106
Fax (64-9) 377-7784
URL Website

People’s Republic of China

Embassy of Japan
Address No.1 Liangmaqiao Dongjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100600, People’s Republic of China
Tel (86-10) 8531-9800
Fax (86-10) 6532-7081
URL Website
Chongqing Consulate – General of Japan
Address 37/F, Metropolitan Tower, No.68 Zourong Road, Central District, Chongqing, 400010, People’s Republic of China
Tel (86-23) 6373-3585
Fax (86-23) 6373-3589
URL Website
Guangzhou Consulate – General of Japan
Address Garden Tower, 368 Huanshi Dong Lu, Guangzhou, People’s Republic of China
Tel (86-20) 8334-3009
Fax (86-20) 8333-8972
URL Website
Shanghai Consulate – General of Japan
Address 8 Wan Shan Road, Shanghai, People’s Republic of China
Tel (86-21)5257-4766
Fax (86-21) 6278-8988
URL Website
Shenyang Consulate – General of Japan
Address No.50, 14th Weilu, Heping District, Shenyang, Liaoning, People’s Republic of China
Tel (86-24) 2322-7490
Fax (86-24) 2322-2394
URL Website
Qingdao Consulate-General of Japan
Address 45/F Qingdao International Finance Center, 59 HongKong Middle Road, Qingdao, People’s Republic of China
Tel (86-532) 8090-0001
Fax (86-532) 8090-0009
URL Website
Dalian Consular Office of Japan in Dalian
Address 3rd Fl., Senmao Bldg, 147 Zhongshan Road, Xigang District, Dalian, Liaoning, People’s Republic of China (Post Code 116011)
Tel (86-411) 8370-4077
Fax (86-411) 8370-4066
URL Website
Hong Kong Consulate – General of Japan
Address 46th & 47th Fl., One Exchange Square, 8 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong
Tel (852) 2522-1184
Fax (852) 2868-0156
URL Website


Embassy of Japan
Address 2627 Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City, Metro Manila, 1300, Philippines (P.O. Box No. 414, Pasay Central Post Office, Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines)
Tel (63-2) 551-5710
Fax (63-2) 551-5780
URL Website
Cebu Consular Office of Japan in Cebu
Address 7th Floor, Keppel Center, Samar Loop cor., Cardinal Rosales Avenue, Cebu Business Park, Cebu City, Philippines
Tel (63-32) 231-7321/7322
Fax (63-32) 231-6843
URL Website
Consular Office of Japan in Davao
Address Suite B305 3rd Fl., Plaza de Luisa Complex, 140 R. Magsaysay Ave., Davao City 8000, Philippines (P.O. Box No. 80637)
Tel (63-82) 221-3100
Fax (63-82) 221-2176
URL Website


Embassy of Japan
Address 16 Nassim Road, Singapore, 258390, Republic of Singapore
Tel (65) 235-8855
Fax (65) 733-1039
URL Website


Embassy of Japan
Address 177 Witthayu Road, Lumphini, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Tel (66-2) 207-8500
Fax (66-2) 207-8501
URL Website
Chiangmai Consulate – General of Japan
Address Suite 104-107, Airport Business Park, 90 Mahidol Road, T. Haiya, A. Muang, Chiang Mai, 50100 Thailand
Tel (66-53) 203367
Fax (66-53) 203373
URL Website