General Information

When is peak travel season?

The difference between the peak and off-peak travel seasons in Japan is severe.

If you have a flexible schedule, try to avoid these particular time periods when prices skyrocket and transportation and hotels tend to be fully booked.

  • New Year?: December 27 to January 4 and adjacent weekends.

  • Golden Week?: April 29 to May 5 and adjacent weekends.

  • The Summer Bon Holiday?: The week centering on August 15.

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