Known as the Land of the Rising Sun, Japan is a country where past meets the future and has a deadly combination of the latest trends and cultural values. Japan is home to 16 world heritage sites which include Himeji Castle and Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto. Tokyo serves as the capital city to this amazing nation and has a lot to offer.
It is the highest mountain in Japan located in Honshu Island and is located about 100 kilometers southwest of Tokyo. Mount Fuji is a well known symbol of Japan and is seen in many paintings and artwork found here and is largely visited by climbers and sightseers. The closest airport which offers services to the airport is Mt. Fuji Shizuoka Airport which is about 80 kilometers from Mount Fuji.
Daytrip from Tokyo
Nikko is two hour train ride from Tokyo and is home to one of Japan’s UNESCO World heritage sites. The elaborate carvings on the ancient shrines are capable of beating the heat of Tokyo summer and are stunning to have a look at and are a must visit when one is making a visit to Japan.
To get the amazing panoramic views over the city, make way to the Tokyo Tower that is the most famous observation tower in Japan. The tower was built in 1958 and has two observatories, one at 489 ft. and other at 814 ft.