Sitting on the Tokyo Bay, the city of Yokohama is often not taken as an important travel destination when traveling to Japan. This is because it is known to not be culturally rich. But you will be surprised of all the attractions the place has to offer. After having traveled all the way to Japan, this is a place that is certainly worth a visit.

If you had enough of visiting temples and shrines, then plan a trip to Yokohama  This is the capital of “Kanagawa” prefecture. It is on the Honshu Island and to the south of Tokyo. Yokohama is a major commercial center today, but once upon a time, this was just another fishing village that was responsible for opening the doors to foreign trade through its port. Over the years, it has distinguished itself as a highly prominent port city that is home to large numbers of foreigners.

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With a humid subtropical climate, the summers in Yokohama are hot and humid while the winters are not too cold.

There are many tourist attractions in Yokohama, and the few tourist that visit the place, come to love it. The Yokohama Marine Tower in the “Yamashita Park”, is 106 meters in height, is the tallest light house in the world.

The China town here is the largest in Japan and can be fun to visit. The food here has an exclusive taste unlike any other. If you’ve been t to the China town in New York or some other place, you will be surprised at the difference here. The very famous Silk House and the Yokohama doll museum are a few of the other attractions you can enjoy visiting.

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You must have heard about the world’s biggest clock, “The Cosmo Clock 21”. This is in the Yokohama harbor area. You can take beautiful photographs at night here.

Built for 17,000 people, the Yokohama arena lies next to the “Shikansen” station. Well, a trip to Yokohama doesn’t end there. You will find the Nissan Stadium and the International Stadium Yokohama worthy of your time. You can end your tour of the city with a beautiful Japanese garden, “Sankeien”, designed by “Tomitaro Hara”, the silk trader. This one is very famous and you are sure to enjoy.

Well, as you can see Yokohama has a lot and it is sure to impress you with its tourist attractions. Just go with an open mind and rock it!

Yokohama: A Unique Travel Destination In Japan! DevjeetTour GuideSitting on the Tokyo Bay, the city of Yokohama is often not taken as an important travel destination when traveling to Japan. This is because it is known to not be culturally rich. But you will be surprised of all the attractions the place has to offer. After having traveled all...