Magnificent, modern and meticulous are just some of the words that can be used to describe Japan. Whether you are looking for a journey of culinary delight or to indulge in culture and heritage sights amongst the natural wonders that this beautiful country has to offer, in any season, Japan is ready to host your next holiday. Explore the various regions of Japan to discover the sights, tastes and experiences offered in these diverse Japanese prefectures.
Flying to Japan? Japan is a country with many customs and traditions, and many are related to religion, which is why it is so important to be respectful and learn about their etiquette. Below are some etiquette tips to take with you on your trip to Japan!
Approximate Air Distance: 5,148 miles/8,286 kilometers (from San Francisco to Tokyo)
Approximate Flight Duration: 11 hrs 00 min (*SFO-TYO: flight time varies on airline carrier)
Busiest Airports: Departure from San Francisco International Airport (SFO), Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), New York John F Kennedy Airport (JFK), Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), etc / Arrival at Narita International Airport (NRT), Haneda International Airport (HND), Kansai International Airport (KIX), Central Japan Airport (NGO), Fukuoka Airport (FUK), Osaka International Airport (ITM) etc.
Major Airlines: Air China, All Nippon Airways, American Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Cathay Pacific Airways, China Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Eva Air, Japan Airlines, Korean Air, Philippine Airlines, Singapore Airlines, United Airlines, etc.
Tourist Destinations: Hiroshima, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, Tokyo, Sapporo, Nara and Yokohama are some of the major cities here.