Kansai is home to the world renowned cities of Osaka, Kobe and Kyoto and also hosts Lake Biwa, Japan’s largest freshwater lake. Food is a particular highlight in this region, with Osaka known for being a leader in traditional Japanese cuisine.
Valid rail and bus passes:
The Kansai 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 Kansai region.
The most convenient airport in the region is Kansai International Airport in Osaka.