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Toyama City (富山市), the capital of Toyama Prefecture (富山県), is a city in the Chubu (中部) region. It is one of the gateways to the Japanese Alps and other popular tourist attractions in the nearby prefectures. If you’re planning to go to any of the known attractions in the nearby areas, consider stopping for a…

9 Locations in Toyama So Beautiful You Won’t Believe They Exist on Earth

Hokuriku. The North-East of Japan, facing the Japanese Alps on the West and the Japan Sea on the East. A place where the famous nature of contrasts of the island comes alive. A place where you would endure a Siberian cold during the winter, but also enjoy the sun and the waves during summer on…

Do you know Toyama Prefecture, the home of many beautiful places?

There are plenty of famous sight-seeing spots in Japan outside of Tokyo, Kyoto, and Hokkaido. These are our recommendations for some of the many you can experience in Toyama. Kurobe canyon train Journey by trolley one hour and twenty minutes each way through nature’s beautiful scenery. This route is famous for hot springs, and fall…