News | Japan National Tourism Organization - Part 7

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Your Guide to Tour a Japanese Automobile Plant

Oct 20, 2016 in Travel Agents

Japan-made automobiles are a familiar sight in every region of the world. Multiple manufacturers give visitors an insider’s look into how these automobiles are produced. Touring the operation floor of their manufacturing unit is an experience guaranteed to thrill and amaze you. One example you can enjoy is the tour of Toyota’s plant. Toyota accepts ...

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Reasonably-priced Highway Bus from Shinjuku to the Chubu/Hokuriku Area

Oct 20, 2016 in Travel Agents

If you are looking for budget transportation from Tokyo to the Chubu or Hokuriku area, why not opt for reasonably-priced highway buses? The new bus terminal “Busta Shinjuku” opened this year, which connects Shinjuku to popular tourist destinations such as Matsumoto, Kanazawa, Takayama, Shirakawa-go, and so on. Read on for more information about cheap and ...

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The “Hida Meguri” bus “free pass” is now on sale

Oct 13, 2016 in Travel Agents

The Hida area is one of the popular tourist areas in the western part of Japan. Travellers to the Hida area, which includes the world heritage site Sirakawa-go, can take advantage of the “Hida Meguri” bus “free pass”. This pass enables people to save money on the buses. Besides this, by presenting the pass, guests ...

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Use the unlimited use of expressways when you travel to Japan

Oct 6, 2016 in Travel Agents

Travellers who rent vehicles will be able to make use of the CEP/NEP/AIP system. These passes offer unlimited use of expressways within the designated area for a period of 2–14 days for a flat rate. Users can enjoy visiting tourist destinations, such as Shirakawa-go, Kanazawa, Mount Fuji and Kyoto. The customers who use the ETC ...

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The JPL Pass is now available

Oct 6, 2016 in Media & PR, Travel Agents

The JPL Pass is an unlimited ride ticket for express buses covering the broadest area in Japan. It is an exclusive pass only for foreigners and covers 92 routes in 40 prefectures. The seven day pass costs 20,000 yen and the fourteen day pass costs 28,000 yen. Compared to other modes of transportation, the pass ...

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See, discover, and enjoy Japan’s space developments!

Sep 29, 2016 in Travel Agents

In collaboration with countries from around the world, Japan has successfully launched space developments such as the Hayabusa2 space probe in 2014 and the Kounotori5 H-II transfer vehicle in August 2015. Here are some facilities that let you experience Japan’s space developments up close. You can visit space-related exhibitions and a rocket raunch complex, as ...

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5D4N Exclusive Journey on the Cruise Train in Kyushu

Sep 22, 2016 in News, Travel Agents

The island of Kyushu is known for its many attractions such as abundant nature, beautiful cuisine. This special tour includes a journey on the Seven Stars, a special luxurious train as well as experiences of Japanese traditions and culture. The train consists of seven carriages, including a Lounge car, a dining car, and the spacious ...

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