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Country Guide - Japan

Welcome to the Exodus Travel Guide to Japan.

Our country guide to Japan will provide you with all the travel information you need to prepare for your holiday.

Full Name: Japan (Nihon)

Capital City: Tokyo

Currency: Yen

Timezone(s): GMT +9

Plug Types:

 American-style plug with two parallel flat blades above a circular grounding pin

Voltage: 100V

Frequency (Hz): 50Hz

For the latest travel advice on visiting Japan:

>> Foreign & Commonwealth Office advice for travelling to Japan

>> BBC Country Profile on Japan

To purchase guidebooks and maps for your visit to Japan:

>> Exodus Travels on

Japan Holidays

Ancient & Modern Japan

Ancient & Modern Japan

14 days From
USD $4,810.00

Explore Zen gardens, temples and lively cities by bullet train

  • See cherry blossoms or beautiful autumn colours
  • Watch snow monkeys bathing in hot springs
  • Take the high speed 'bullet train'
Mt Fuji & the Japanese Alps

Mt Fuji & the Japanese Alps

13 days From
USD $4,285.00

Hike up Mt Fuji for the Japanese sunrise

  • Hike up Mt Fuji for sunrise
  • Ascend Mt Yarigatake
  • Explore Kyoto and Tokyo

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