General Information

Capital: Tokyo

Language: The official language is Japanese.

Currency: Yen (JPY). Click here for exchange rate.

Time Zone: GMT +9

Weather: Unless you’re going skiing then March – May and September – November are the best times to visit. The weather can be extreme – with summer months being hot & humid and winters pretty cold.

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