Ise is the original pilgrim's playground; home to Japan's holiest shrine.
Channel the Amazing Race on this unique mountain route.
Inspiring gardens and autumn madness at Kyoto’s oldest Zen temple.
Do a temple stay at the headquarters of Soto Zen Buddhism.
Abundant hot springs and nature for hiking and winter sports.
One thousand steps to Yamagata’s most iconic spot.
The mummified remains of an 18th-century monk resides in this peaceful rural temple.
Autumn has never looked this good.
Ibaraki’s horticultural highlight.
The great Kappa King awaits you in Sapporo’s backyard.
Though rooted in sorrow, it's a stunning summer festival.