Japanese Landmarks: 32 Most Famous Landmarks in Japan Story

By Samuel Caesar

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Introduction

Japanese Landmarks: 32 Most Famous Landmarks in Japan Story

With a perfect mix of modern and ancient elements, Japan is a country that allows...

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Landmark 1

Arashiyama

Located on the western outskirts of Kyoto, Arashiyama is the second-most important sightseeing district in...

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Landmark 2

Tokyo Disneyland

Tokyo Disneyland is a unique destination for you to travel to when you are in...

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Landmark 3

Kinkaku-ji

Zen Temples are important to Buddhists who visit them for peace and to meditate. Kinkaku-Ji,...

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Landmark 4

Roppongi Hills

Roppongi Hills is a commercial complex that many refer to as a city within another...

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Landmark 5

Kiyomizu-dera

Kiyomizu-Dera, one of the most famous places in Japan, is a wooden terraced temple that...

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Landmark 6

Tokyo National Museum

If you want to visit a national museum while you are in Japan, the Tokyo...

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Landmark 7

Senso-ji

Sitting in the Asakusa District, Senso-Ji Temple is one of the most famous places in...

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Landmark 8

Ueno Zoo

Ueno Zoo is a large zoo located in Ueno Park, Tokyo. It was established in...

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Landmark 9

Meiji Jingu

Situated in Yoyogi in the Shibuya district, Meiji Jingu is a Shinto shrine. It was...

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Landmark 10

National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan)

The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation is one of the most visited attractions,...

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Landmark 11

Mount Fuji

Mount Fuji, or Fujisan, is one place in Japan that absolutely must be included in...

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Landmark 12

Imperial Palace

The Tokyo Imperial Palace was built in 1888 and is found on the former grounds...

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Landmark 13

Osaka Castle

Osaka Castle is a five-story castle located in the Chuo ward of Osaka. The castle...

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Landmark 14

The National Art Center, Tokyo

The National Art Center, Tokyo is a modern art centre built in 2007 by Kisho...

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Landmark 15

Tokyo Skytree

Tokyo Skytree is an observation tower in Tokyo. The building was built in 2012, making...

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Landmark 16

Tokyo Tower

Like the Tokyo Skytree, the Tokyo Tower is used as a broadcasting tower and a...

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Landmark 17

Sanrio Puroland

Sanrio Puroland is a theme park based on the Sanrio characters, the most well-known being...

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Landmark 18

National Museum of Nature and Science

Kokuritsu Kagaku Hakubutsukan or the National Museum of Nature and Science is one of Japan's...

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Landmark 19

Fushimi Inari Taisha

Fushimi Inari Taisha, or the Fushimi Inari Shrine, is an important Japanese shrine located in...

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Landmark 20

Hibiya Park

Hibiya Park is a 16-hectare public park located on the southern side of the famed...

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Landmark 21

Yasukuni Shrine

Yasukuni Shrine is a shrine that was built by Emperor Meiji in 1869. Yasukuni, which...

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Landmark 22

Sunshine Aquarium

Sunshine Aquarium is a beautiful aquarium located in the Sunshine City complex found in the...

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Landmark 23

Tokyo Dome City

Tokyo Dome City is an entertainment complex located in the centre of Tokyo. The complex...

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Landmark 24

Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum was opened in 1926 and is Japan's first public art museum....

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Landmark 25

Ryƍgoku Kokugikan

Sumo Wrestling is Japan's national sport. The ancient sport, which still exists today, is loved...

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Kasairinkai Park

Kasairinkai Park is one of the largest parks in Tokyo. It covers an area of...

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Kabuki-za Theatre

The Kabuki-za Theatre is an excellent example of what a traditional Japanese theatre is supposed...

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Landmark 28

Tokyo Sea Life Park

Japan has over a hundred world-class aquariums, including Tokyo Sea Life Park. This aquarium is...

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Sumida Aquarium

Sumida Aquarium is another world-class aquarium in Tokyo for you to visit. The aquarium was...

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Landmark 30

Universal Studios Japan

Universal Studios Japan is one of the most-visited attractions in the world. This well-known theme...

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Landmark 31

Himeji Castle

This hilltop castle in Himeji is a must-visit historical landmark in Japan. The castle was...

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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and Park

The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park commemorate those affected by the...

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Conclusion

In Conclusion

Japan is an amazing country to visit with many great attractions and famous landmarks to...

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