The Chubu region, a spectacular holiday destination, boasts the majestic Mount Fuji, Japan's highest mountain. Encompassing nine diverse prefectures stretching from the Pacific Ocean to the Sea of Japan, Chubu offers something for every traveler. Explore the picturesque Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, the historic town of Takayama, and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Shirakawa-go. Experience the charm of traditional tea houses in Kanazawa, or take a scenic hike in the Japan Alps. Delight in the renowned seafood of the region, and marvel at the unique architecture of Matsumoto Castle. Visit the beautiful coastal city of Shizuoka or attend the spectacular Nagoya Festival. With its rich history, diverse landscapes, unique cultural experiences, and array of attractions, Chubu is an unforgettable destination for visitors from around the world.
Valid rail and bus passes:
The Chubu region 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 the Chubu region.
The most convenient airport in the region is Chubu Centrair International Airport in Nagoya.
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