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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

Izu Oshima

The largest island among the Izu Islands.
3.8 / 5
113

Hakone

National park with views of Mount Fuji.
4.1 / 5
3,105

Kawasaki

Sandwiched between Tokyo and Yokohama.
2.8 / 5
573

Narita

Site of Tokyo's international airport.
2.9 / 5
1,940

Kawagoe

Former castle town known as the Little Edo.
3.4 / 5
904

Saitama

City north of Tokyo with a few places of interest.
3.0 / 5
618

Chichibu

Rural city know for its festival and shrines.
21

Manza Onsen

Hot spring resort with Japan's most sulfuric waters.
3.4 / 5
53

Minakami

Popular hot spring and outdoor resort.
3.5 / 5
260

Ikaho Onsen

Hot spring resort famous for its stone stairs.
3.2 / 5
324

Tomioka

Site of a Japan's first modern silk factory.
2.9 / 5
38

Shima Onsen

Calm hot spring town in a mountain valley.
27
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Nikko•••

Site of Nikko Toshogu, Ieyasu's mausoleum.
4.3 / 5
3,005

Nasu-Shiobara

Resort area with hiking trails and hot springs.
3.2 / 5
197

Kinugawa Onsen

Hot spring resort with theme parks near Nikko.
3.1 / 5
490

Utsunomiya

Prefectural capital of Tochigi Prefecture.
5

Hotels around Kanto Region

Page last updated: October 28, 2017