Toshogu shrine – An extravagantly decorated World Heritage site
Stroll around Okunoin Temple – the sanctuary of Shingon Esoteric Buddhism, the place where the souls of samurai warriors rest
A lake at the foot of Mt. Fuji that has been designated a World Heritage site, you can fully enjoy leisure wrapped in nature!
Daibutsu is the highlight of this exemplary ancient-Nara temple, which has fascinated people for time immemorial.
Nachi Taisha – a sacred location in Kumano that overlooks the scenic Nachi Falls
The World Heritage site silk factory which contributed to the modernization of Japan
Japan’s first silk-reeling factory which has been registered as a World Heritage site
A World Heritage site of Scenic Beauty with a surviving elegant garden of Heian aristocracy that came of age in the Tohoku region
Hike the Kumano Kodo path leading to the sacred site – A soothing peaceful walk through the forest
In a mountain village with deep snow populated by thatched-roof houses, you will sense the tradition that has been preserved over the generations
A 400-year-old silver mine. A World Heritage site spreading from the town up to the mountain itself.
Next to Tosho-g,u, it is a mysterious building, one of the oldest in Nikko
Taiyuinbyo – A registered national treasure representing heaven and earth
With the statues of Ashura and the Thousand-Armed Kannon, it is a valuable Buddhist treasure house.
In the World Heritage gassho-zukuri village of Gokayama, you will encounter a quiet mountain community with a simple traditional culture
Nikko-zan Rinnoji – A temple with more than 1,200 years of history. One of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Shrines and Temples of Nikko
One of the Three Views of Japan, it is a World Heritage island that has been worshipped as a sacred island since ancient times
The village of gassho-zukuri houses which has been recognized as a World Heritage site where tradition and a way of life exist
Immerse yourself in the historical wonders of Horyuji, the first Japanese temple listed as a World Heritage site
Tenryu-ji Temple, a World Heritage site with the spectacular Unryu-zu (image of the cloud dragon) and a garden from 700 years ago
One of Japan’s three holy mountains. Nowhere else in Japan is closer to the Gods than the shrine at the peak of Mount Fuji
Covered in 120 kinds of moss, it’s a splendid garden which spreads out like a green carpet.
Heaven on earth – A World Heritage site, Byodoin Temple
The final dream of Hideyoshi, viewings of cherry blossoms and fall foliage at Daigo-ji
A mysterious mountain that has been registered as a World Heritage site alongside Itsukushima Shrine for its primeval forest
A World Heritage expanse of trees consisting of a virgin forest of Japanese beech
Once used as a diplomatic stage by the Ryukyu Kingdom, it is now a World Heritage site garden.
A mysterious island with a large ancient forest
Seibu Rindo Forest Path
The highest sacred ground in Okinawa which has been registered as a World Heritage site
A wonderful forest where you can view clear streams flowing close up
A famous castle of Okinawa whose walls stand out for their beauty as a World Heritage site
Okinawa’s oldest castle which is a World Heritage site that can be seen for free
The 6 castle walls that were appreciated by none other than Commodore Perry himself are a beautiful World Heritage site
The World Heritage blast furnace is in the middle of a forest. The history of its modern-day iron manufacturing is related to the present day
The highest peak in Kyushu. The epic view from the peak is the best on Yakushima.
A 1300-year-old World Heritage onsen site which flourished as the loading port for the Iwami Silver Mine
With a history of 1300 years, Motoyu is an onsen where 2-3 meters of medicinal waters flow forth from the source spring
A mysterious group of lakes and ponds located among Japanese beech forests and canyons
A mysteriously blue crystal-clear pond whose miraculous color was created by nature