Chill on the beach, enjoying the crisp salt smell of the sea

  • Nishihama Beach

    Nishihama Beach (Hateruma Island, Okinawa Prefecture)
    A sea bathing spot renowned nationwide for its breathtaking beauty.

  • Shirahama Beach

    Shirahama Beach (Shirahama, Nishimuro District, Wakayama Prefecture)
    A beautiful beach featuring pure white sand.

  • Jodogahama

    Jodogahama (Hitachihama, Miyako, Iwate Prefecture)
    A beach with a cove formed from white volcanic rocks and pebbles.

Feel the relaxation of the cool babbling river.

  • Okutama

    Okutama (Okutama, Nishitama District, Tokyo)
    Expansive nature awaits just two hours from the center of Tokyo.

  • Kamikochi

    Kamikochi (Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture)
    The site of Japan's first mountain resort, located at an altitude of 1,500 meters.

  • Kakitagawa River

    Kakitagawa River (Shimizu, Sunto District, Shizuoka Prefecture)
    A river formed from clear springwater flowing from Mt. Fuji. Enjoy strolling along the riverside at the park upriver.

Escape the heat and enjoy summer someplace cool

  • Karuizawa

    Karuizawa (Saku, Nagano Prefecture)
    Pleasantly cool even in summer with an average yearly temperature of 7.8° C, Karuizawa is a popular summertime retreat.

  • Aso

    Aso (Aso, Kumamoto Prefecture)
    This destination is also famous for it's active volcano. The sight of clouds forming in the basin is fantastic.

  • Furano

    Furano (Nakafurano, Sorachi District, Hokkaido)
    Known for beautiful landscapes of lavender stretching as far as the eye can see.