Budget Travel Hints

The Japan National Tourist Organisation has a useful little page of Budget Travel Hints. There’s a list of prices of common things in Japan, and information on dining out, transporation and accommodation.

Like many countries, Japan can be an expensive place to visit if you don’t plan ahead, however there are a wide variety of budget accommodation options, transportation passes and sightseeing discounts, which help to make Japan an affordable destination for even the most budget conscious traveler. It is worthwhile taking the time to decide which options will best suit your stay.

The page also has information on Welcome Cards:

In order to make your visit to Japan as exciting and worthwhile as possible, some special cards have been created for your use in a number of cities and areas. These cards come with a guidebook for overseas visitors to Japan to enable you to get discounts and special services at art galleries, museums, sightseeing attractions, shopping areas, restaurants and transportation facilities.

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8 comments on “Budget Travel Hints”

  1. 1
    flatheat said (13 December 2005 at 1:03 pm)

    Hello, I am a highschool English teacher in Tokyo. I just began to introduce Japanese culture for foreigners in my blog.http://blog.goo.ne.jp/flatheat/
    If you visit here, and recommend to other foreigners, I will be appreciated.
    Thanks

  2. 2
    Brooke Heyward said (25 April 2006 at 11:25 am)

    Could you please post me out the free discount travel passes as i am looking at going to japan at christmas time

    thanks
    Brooke Heyward
    56 hunt street
    Guilford 2161
    NSW Australia

  3. 3
    Tara McDonald said (22 September 2007 at 5:47 am)

    Hi, I have just written a website all about cheap travel in Japan. It is based on my own three-month trip to Japan and I hope to pass on hints and tips for travelling on a budget in Japan to other travellers. Please take a look here:
    Japan Cheap Travel

  4. 4
    simone goddard said (12 May 2008 at 5:08 am)

    i want to teach english in japan 2009/10
    anyone can help, accom,sal where etc.
    requirements , qualification required.

  5. 5
    Mohammad Zohaib Khan said (16 January 2009 at 5:36 am)

    Thanks for tell us about this useful information. You have done well, i appreciate your work.
    Mohammad Zohaib Khan from Atlanta

  6. 6
    Sundas said (30 December 2015 at 8:06 am)

    Oh! So we updated filalny! That is ridiculously good for a practice piece, but of course you have a very unique style. I’m glad you had a nice trip too. I wish I could visit Japan sometime in the near future. Anyways I hope to see some of your comics here, and hopefully some animation work *wink wink*!

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