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Experience “the Land of the Rising Sun,” where tradition meets modernity. The skyline features high-rise buildings, ancient temples and snow-capped mountains.
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Weather in Japan: 4 Seasons.
Mar-May: Spring / Cherry Blossom
Jun-July: Summer / Rainy season
Local Currency: Japanese Yen
Time Difference: 2 Hrs Ahead (GMT +6) + Daylight savings
Major Languages: Japanese
Major Religion: Shinto, Buddhism
Most Popular Attractions:
Kinkaku-ji golden temple, Kyoto
Fushimi Inari / Torii Gates
Tokyo Imperial Palace
High Season:: Apr, May, Aug
Popular Events & Festivals in Japan:
Cherry Blossom Season
Plum Blossom Season
Travel Diaries, Experiences, Tips
Cherry blossom viewing in Japan, also known as hanami, is an event locals and tourists from all over the world alike, look forward to each spring. Notorious for it’s immensely short bloom (just one to two weeks), planning a trip …