Japan's National Parks

Guides and Stories

Discover Japan's national parks through heartfelt stories and practical guides

Unique stories set in Japan's national parks highlight natural wonders, conservation efforts and human resilience.

Take look at how recovery efforts following the Great East Japan Earthquake revitalized the devastated area around the Michinoku Coastal Trail, and how conservation efforts have saved Japan's coral reefs while protecting their biodiversity. 

Detailed guides offer information about camping in the parks, advice on cycling and popular routes, and an overview of the different kinds of hiking you can enjoy. You'll also find information on Japan's numerous active volcanoes.

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