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Regions of Japan

Hokkaido Tohoku Hokuriku
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Kanto Tokai Kansai Chugoku Shikoku Kyushu Okinawa Islands SAPPORO TOKYO NAGOYA OSAKA FUKUOKA FURANO KUSHIRO AOMORI SENDAI FUKUSHIMA NIKKO HAKONE SADO TAKAYAMA KANAZAWA ISE KYOTO NARA HIROSHIMA NAGASAKI KAGOSHIMA NAHA
Hokkaido
Hokkaido
  • Hokkaido
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 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
Tohoku
Tohoku
  • Aomori
  • Akita
  • Iwate
  • Yamagata
  • Miyagi
  • Fukushima
Fearsome festivals, fresh powder snow and vast fruit orchards—the rugged territory of Tohoku offers a new perspective on travel in Japan. Fearsome festivals, fresh powder snow and vast fruit orchards—the rugged territory of Tohoku offers a new perspective on travel in Japan.
Hokuriku Shinetsu
Hokuriku Shinetsu
  • Niigata
  • Toyama
  • Ishikawa
  • Fukui
  • Nagano
An easily accessible slice of rural Japan offering unrivaled mountainscapes and coastlines, endless outdoor adventure and amazing ocean fare. An easily accessible slice of rural Japan offering unrivaled mountainscapes and coastlines, endless outdoor adventure and amazing ocean fare.
Kanto
Kanto
  • Tokyo
  • Kanagawa
  • Chiba
  • Saitama
  • Ibaraki
  • Tochigi
  • Gunma
Jump from the neon glow of Tokyo to Gunma's mountain retreats, Kamakura's cultural heritage and the Ogasawara Islands' exotic wildlife. Jump from the neon glow of Tokyo to Gunma's mountain retreats, Kamakura's cultural heritage and the Ogasawara Islands' exotic wildlife.
Tokai
Tokai
  • Yamanashi
  • Shizuoka
  • Gifu
  • Aichi
  • Mie
Hallmark attractions such as Mt. Fuji and Takayama coexist with major cities and famous heritage in the center of Japan. Hallmark attractions such as Mt. Fuji and Takayama coexist with major cities and famous heritage in the center of Japan.
Kansai
Kansai
  • Kyoto
  • Osaka
  • Shiga
  • Hyogo
  • Nara
  • Wakayama
The Kansai region is one of contrasts, from the glittering lights of Osaka and Kobe to the cultural treasures of Kyoto and Nara. The Kansai region is one of contrasts, from the glittering lights of Osaka and Kobe to the cultural treasures of Kyoto and Nara.
Chugoku
Chugoku
  • Tottori
  • Shimane
  • Okayama
  • Hiroshima
  • Yamaguchi
Welcome to Japan's less-explored western frontier, where the weather is warmer and the pace of life is slower. Welcome to Japan's less-explored western frontier, where the weather is warmer and the pace of life is slower.
Shikoku
Shikoku
  • Tokushima
  • Kagawa
  • Ehime
  • Kochi
Island-hopping, cycling, soul-warming spiritual strolling and red-hot dancing—the island of Shikoku gets you up and moving. Island-hopping, cycling, soul-warming spiritual strolling and red-hot dancing—the island of Shikoku gets you up and moving.
Kyushu
Kyushu
  • Fukuoka
  • Saga
  • Nagasaki
  • Oita
  • Kumamoto
  • Miyazaki
  • Kagoshima
The southern island of Kyushu is home to hot springs, rugged geography, undeveloped beaches and volcanoes ranging from sleepy to smoky. The southern island of Kyushu is home to hot springs, rugged geography, undeveloped beaches and volcanoes ranging from sleepy to smoky.
Okinawa
Okinawa
  • Okinawa
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 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

Visit JNTO TIC (Tokyo)

Tourist Information Center

Drop by the Tokyo Tourist Information Center (TIC)—for a deeper Japanese experience

Since 1962, the JNTO Tourist Information Center (TIC) has been helping visitors make the most out of their trip to Japan. Fluent in English Chinese and Korean, friendly and knowledgeable staff are on hand to provide you with the latest information and trustworthy advice on what to see and do in Japan. Internet PCs and free Wi-Fi are available for those who want to connect with the wider world.

If you are nearby, drop in and take your pick from the wide selection of free maps, multilingual leaflets, coupons and other useful materials. All aimed at enhancing your Japanese experience.

If you are looking to delve deeper and discover more about Japan, the TIC provides a selection of Japanese culture experiences. Dress up in Kimono—Japanese traditional clothes—try your hard at the paper-folding art of Origami, dip a brush into rich, velvety ink and paint some shodo-calligraphy. Other experiences are also on offer.

Address 1st Fl, Shin-Tokyo Bldg., 3-3-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo , 100-0005
*Located on Marunouchi-Naka Dori Street side of Shin-Tokyo Bldg,
How to get to TIC from JR Tokyo/Yurakucho Station
Access 2min. from Exit1&B7 of subway (Chiyoda Line) Nijubashimae Station.
3 min. from D3 or D5 Exit of subway (Yurakucho Line) Yurakucho Station.
3 min. from International Forum Exit of JR Yurakucho Station.
1min, from Exit6 of JR (Keiyo Line) Tokyo Station
7 min. from Marunouchi South Exit of JR Tokyo Station.
Phone +81 3 3201 3331 (in Japan 03 3201 3331)
Open Open Daily (except on Jan.1)
9:00-17:00
Languages English, Chinese and Korean
Wi-Fi Available for free
Internet PC Available for free
Services Offering tourist information and useful literature for free
Suggesting various tour itineraries throughout Japan
Offering cultural experience opportunities (9:30 – 16:30)
Telephone inquiry service is also available in English, Chinese and Korean.
Postcards are on sale—the perfect souvenir
Offering Wi-Fi router rental

All information is correct as of January, 2018. Independent research is always advised for the most up-to-date and relevant information.

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