07 Feb 2016


World record holding roller coasters, cute mascot characters and boat rides. Have you ever wanted to try all of these in one go? Then why not try going to one of the best theme parks in Japan?

Here are some of the best theme parks where you can find most if not, all of these things!

 

 

1. Universal Studios Japan (USJ)

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Walking into Universal Studios Japan is just like entering the world of Hollywood! The theme park itself is divided into places reminiscent of places often used in Hollywood movies and the attractions and shows are also as awe inspiring. Recently, USJ has incorporated Japan's globally popular culture through its rides in the Cool Japan section of the park. In it are attractions and rides based on popular anime, video games and even artists!

Business hours
Everyday 
 ( 9:00 AM ~ 10:00 PM )
Price
Adult: 7200 JPY
Child: 4980 JPY
Address
Universal Studios Japan, 2-1-33 Sakurajima, Konohana-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka
Telephone
0570 -200-606

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2. Tokyo Disney Sea

 
 
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Tokyo Disney Sea is the only Disney theme park in the world to have water as it main attraction. Aside from fun water rides, there are a lot of attractions and shows that can immerse you into the wonderful world of Disney.

Business hours
Everyday 
 ( 8:00 AM ~ 10:00 PM ; Dependens on the season, please check the website for details)
Price
Adult: 6900 JPY
Child: 4500 JPY
Address
Tokyo DisneySea 1-13 Maihama Urayasu, Chiba
Telephone
0570 -088-632

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3.  Fuji Q Highland

 
 
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Fuji Q Highland is famous for having three world record breaking roller coasters. Currently, its Takabisha coaster holds the world record for the steepest roller coaster in the world, with a drop angle of 121°. Aside from its roller coasters, the park is also famous for its Horror Hospital attraction, which has been often featured in various TV programs.

Business Hours
Everyday (Time depends on the day, please consult the website for details)
Price
Adult: 1400 JPY
Child: 800 JPY
Address
5-6-1 Shinnishihara, Fujiyoshida-shi, Yamanashi
Telephone
0555-23-2111

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4. Yomiuri Land

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Yomiuriland is one of the longest running theme parks in Japan. It features fun attractions and very beautiful illumination shows.

Business Hours
Everyday (Time depends on the day, please consult the website for details)
Price
Adult: 1,200 JPY
Child: 600 JPY
Address
4015-1 Yanokuchi, Inagi, Tokyo
Telephone
044-966-1111

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5. Nagashima Resort

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Nagashima Resort not only features wonderful spas but also fast roller coasters. Its Steel Dragon 2000 holds the Guinness World record for the longest roller coaster in the world. Aside from which there are other enticing attractions that are suitable for younger audiences.

Address
Nagashima Resort 333 Nagashimacho Urayasu Kuwana, Mie Prefecture 511-1192
Telephone 
0594-45-1111

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6. Sanrio Puroland

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Sanrio Puroland is an indoor theme park where you can meet your favorite Sanrio Characters. Enjoy restaurants and shops filled with the ever so cute characters and enjoy the attractions managed by the characters themselves.

Business hours 
  • On special days and holidays, 9:45am-8:00pm
Closed
  • Wednesday 
 
  • Thursday 
 
  • No scheduled holidays. Please check the official homepage. 
Price
Adult: 3300 JPY
Child: 2500 JPY
  Holidays
Adults 3800 yen 
Children 2700 yen
Address

Sanrio Puroland1-31 Ochiai Tama, Tokyo
Telephone 
042-339-1111

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7. Huis Ten Bosch

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In Dutch, "Huis Ten Bosch" means "The House of the Forest" which is perfectly represented in the theme park. It features a vast greenery filled with flowers from all seasons coupled with scenery from Middle-Age Europe. The park also features collaborations with popular artists and animation creators.

Business hours
Everyday 
 ( 9:00 AM ~ 10:00 PM )
Price
Adult: 6200 JPY
Child: 3900 JPY 
Address
Huis Ten Bosch, 1-1 Huis Ten Bosch Machi Sasebo, Nagasaki
Telephone 
0570-064-110

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Enjoying the engaging attractions and fun rides would surely bring you and your travel companion closer. Trying out new and exciting attractions is never boring.

 

Let's try riding some roller coasters!

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