By Catherine Nyorani

8 Most Beautiful Places in Japan to Visit  (2021 Edition)

Japan is both modern yet traditional. There is so much beauty to see here, but there are spots that stand out. These charming spots make the list of the most beautiful places in Japan, as listed below.

Fushimi Inari, Kyoto

Kyoto is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Japan and the country’s cultural melting pot. Fushimi Inari also stands as a renowned Japanese shrine.

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Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto

Step into the Arashiyamo Bamboo Grove and find yourself instantly exported into a willowy green world. The beautiful, dense green grove is one of Kyoto’s top tourist sites. 

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Ashikaga Flower Park, Ashikaga

If you want to immerse yourself in the symbol of endurance and longevity – the wisteria plant – visit the Ashikaga Flower Park.

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Takeda Castle, Asago

The castle appears to be a mystical fortress in the clouds in autumn and makes one of the most beautiful places in Japan.

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Mt. Yoshino

Tourists flock to the island country to observe and partake of the centuries-old tradition, visiting parks, and enjoying picnics or hanami.

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Kenrokuen Garden

Kenrokuen Garden is one of the most beautiful places in Japan, full of trees, charming bridges, flowers, teahouses, and walking trails.

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