The region around Mt Fuji has been the inspiration for the works of many of Japan's most celebrated writers,poets and artists. It would be highly praised for its beauty than Mt Fuji. Sweeping up from the Pacific to form a nearly perfect symmetrical cone 3,776 m above sea level, the elegantly shaped Mt Fuji watches over Japan.
Venue of the 1998 Winter Olympics, Nagano was establish in the Kamakura period as a temple town. In the Edo period, there was highway linked between Tokyo and Kyoto, Sections of the highway and post stations, towns which used to offer food and lodging to travelers, survive in the Kiso Valley of Nagano, Magome and Tsumago are the two most beautifully preserved post towns and are connected with each other.
It takes about 2,5 hours from Tokyo to the North, It is a very famous place which is situated on the foot of Mt Nantai, Japan's most beautiful decorated shrine complex and mausoleum of Tokugawa Ieyasu who is the founder of Tokugawa dynasty.Nikko has been a center of Shinto and Buddhist mountain worship for many centuries. It is a place with the atmosphere in the Edo period.
The Shikoku island consists of four prefectures: Ehime, Kagawa, Kochi, and Tokushima.Shikoku is also famous for its 88-temple pilgrimage of temples associated with the priest Kūkai.They are seen wearing white jackets emblazoned with the characters reading dōgyō ninin meaning "two traveling together".