Kanto Region

Kanto Region

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.

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Tokyo Metropolis

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Tokyo

Japan's capital and largest city.

95
4847
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Visited by
9656 users
3

Izu Oshima

The largest island among the Izu Islands.

80
19
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Visited by
79 users

Kanagawa Prefecture

1

Kamakura

Small city full of historic treasures.

91
1647
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Visited by
3378 users
2

Hakone

National park with views of Mount Fuji.

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1230
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Visited by
2676 users
3

Yokohama

Japan's second largest city.

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1827
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Visited by
3946 users
4

Kawasaki

Sandwiched between Tokyo and Yokohama.

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126
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Visited by
424 users

Chiba Prefecture

1

Narita

Site of Tokyo's international airport.

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726
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Visited by
1694 users

Saitama Prefecture

1

Kawagoe

Former castle town known as the Little Edo.

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305
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Visited by
770 users
2

Saitama

City north of Tokyo with a few places of interest.

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165
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Visited by
460 users

Gunma Prefecture

1

Manza Onsen

Hot spring resort with Japan's most sulfuric waters.

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10
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Visited by
32 users
3

Kusatsu Onsen

One of Japan's best hot spring resorts.

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173
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Visited by
474 users
4

Minakami

Popular hot spring and outdoor resort.

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76
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Visited by
223 users
5

Ikaho Onsen

Hot spring resort famous for its stone stairs.

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88
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Visited by
279 users
6

Tomioka

Site of a Japan's first modern silk factory.

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7
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Visited by
16 users
7

Shima Onsen

Calm hot spring town in a mountain valley.

Visited by
9 users

Tochigi Prefecture

1

Nikko

Site of Nikko Toshogu, Ieyasu's mausoleum.

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1270
votes
Visited by
2605 users
2

Nasu-Shiobara

Resort area with hiking trails and hot springs.

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45
votes
Visited by
146 users
3

Kinugawa Onsen

Hot spring resort with theme parks near Nikko.

71
134
votes
Visited by
420 users

Ibaraki Prefecture

Last updated: February 6, 2015
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