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The Kanto (関東, Kantō, literally "east of the border") is Japan's largest plain and very densely populated. The large metropolises of Tokyo and Yokohama are located in the Kanto Region which consists of seven prefectures.

Top destinations in Kanto

Tokyo Metropolis
Kanagawa Prefecture

Hakone

National park with views of Mount Fuji.
86%
3,041

Kawasaki

Sandwiched between Tokyo and Yokohama.
65%
548
Chiba Prefecture

Narita

Site of Tokyo's international airport.
67%
1,908
Saitama Prefecture

Kawagoe

Former castle town known as the Little Edo.
74%
879

Saitama

City north of Tokyo with a few places of interest.
68%
593
Gunma Prefecture

Minakami

Popular hot spring and outdoor resort.
76%
255

Ikaho Onsen

Hot spring resort famous for its stone stairs.
72%
316

Tomioka

Site of a Japan's first modern silk factory.
67%
35
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Tochigi Prefecture
Ibaraki Prefecture

Hotels around Kanto Region

Page last updated: July 27, 2016