Essential visits in Japan

Are you already thinking about the perfect destination for your next vacation? Today in Hard Hobbit To Break We propose the ideal place for those who want to know a totally different culture from ours, see the contrast between the old and the new, see incredible landscapes and monuments and see one of the most developed countries in the world, especially in what technology refers. Yes, we are referring to Japan.

If you decide to travel to this country located more than 10,000 kilometers away from Spain, you must be very clear about the main destinations and attractions of JapanAs much as you travel for several weeks, it will not give you time to get to know the country completely. For this reason, today we are talking about the essential visits that you will have to do in this destination. Do you want to join us?


If you travel to Japan you must know Tokyo, considered by many to be the NY of the XXI century. And we are talking about one of the most populated cities on the planet, which has a lively nightlife, an exotic gastronomy and thousands of shops where you can get the latest in technology.


Another city that you should not miss if you visit Japan is Kyoto, which was the imperial capital of the country. Here you will find a lot of interesting places to see, like many temples Buddhist and Shinto religion, wonderful gardens or traditional houses. We want to highlight the Fushimi Inari Temple, a beautiful place, as well as being one of the symbols of Japan.

Noto Peninsula

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If you want to enjoy the most traditional Japan discovering the old The country's rural lifestyle, the ideal place to do so is on the Noto Peninsula. Here you will discover small towns with a lot of charm that practically remain intact.


Another recommended visit in Japan is Hiroshima, a city that became sadly famous for being the place where the American army dropped the first bomb. atomic, dying about 200,000 civilians. Precisely in the place where the bomb fell is today the Parque de la Paz, one of the most emblematic places in the city, although not the only one.


Mount Fuji
Japan is a country of great seismic and volcanic intensity. In fact, it has more than 100 active volcanoes. Therefore, among its most visited places are the volcanoes of Mount Fuji, located near Tokyo, and Sakurajima, located on Kyushu Island,


Another essential visit in Japan should be to the small island of Miyajima, where you will find a sanctuary Shinto built on water in the late 6th century. What is most striking about this temple is its floating torii gate. Managed by the Japanese government, it has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1996. You should also visit the Toyokuni Shrine, where there is an impressive library of Buddhist sutras; the five-story pagoda; the Momijidani Aquarium or Park, among many other interesting places.


Although there are many other places to see in Japan, finally we want to tell you about Osaka, the third higher city ​​of the country, in addition to being one of the most important industrial centers. Among its places of interest we highlight the Osaka Castle, from the 16th century; the Dotombori area, one of the most lively in the city, with multiple restaurants, shops and theaters; the Umeda Sky building, one of the most emblematic in Osaka; and the different temples that are scattered throughout the city. Also, you should know that Osaka's nightlife is even more lively than Tokyo's.

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