Located on the island of Honshu and formerly the capital of Japan, Kyoto is a wonderful choice for a Japan honeymoon. A designated Place of Scenic Beauty, Arashiyama is a western district of the city and is home to countless temples and gardens, renowned for their otherworldly beauty. This is also where you'll find the breathtaking Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, the perfect setting for a romantic stroll. Another highlight of Kyoto is its Imperial Palace Park, where you can linger over a picnic for two against a backdrop of flowering trees and coy carp-filled ponds. Maruyama Park is another peaceful retreat in the city - each spring, the cherry trees here bloom in a sea of serene pink, which is easily one of Japan's most iconic sights.
This ancient city is considered one of the most romantic places in Japan, and is a popular place to get married. Try the very best of Japanese food at a kaiseki-style restaurant, or spend your days relaxing at a traditional spa in the middle of a peaceful zen garden. Wander around this ancient city on your own, or take a guided tour to find out more about the unique architecture and culture here.
In the capital, you'll find world-class dining options, a variety of luxury accommodations, and the bright lights of one of the biggest cities in the world. In the winter, Tokyo is filled with romantic holiday lighting to celebrate the season. In spring, see the famous cherry blossom-filled trees found in all the parks. A number of exciting street festivals take place in the summer months.
This town is situated beneath the slopes of the dormant Mt. Yotei volcano. There's a number of hot springs, known as onsen, in the surrounding mountains. These are the perfect places to relax after all your wedding planning and celebrations. In the winter months, spend your honeymoon in Japan skiing on one of the numerous slopes in the area.
small island town located just outside the city of Hiroshima, it's famous for its gate that floats on the water during high tide. Explore the ancient temples and palaces that dot this stunning landscape. The wild deer in the area are docile and often wander up to people, making for a magical encounter. Hike to the top of Mt. Misen at sunset to enjoy a panoramic view across the island.
Looking for a honeymoon filled with adventure? Take a look at the Five Lakes area, at the base of Mount Fuji. This location is well known for its hiking, fishing, and kayaking. Climb to the summit of Mount Fuji for spectacular views, and then reward yourselves at one of the local onsens with a relaxing hot spring bathing session.