Saitama prefecture boasts numerous fascinating sites, such as the Edo-era town of Kawagoe, where visitors can stroll through historical streets and marvel at preserved architecture. For nature enthusiasts, Chichibu and Nagatoro offer a wide range of activities, from hiking and river rafting to exploring stunning gorges and experiencing the vibrant Chichibu Night Festival. Don't miss the Railway Museum in Omiya or the Hikawa Shrine in Kawagoe.
Valid rail and bus passes:
Saitama prefecture has a multitude of railway and bus passes that make it easier to get around.
Check out our listings below for passes that are valid within Saitama prefecture.
There are no airports with scheduled airline services in Saitama prefecture. The nearest and most convenient airport is Haneda Airport in Tokyo.