Which is the best month to go to Japan?
Japan, while not especially large, is surprisingly vast.
Frigid winters in Hokkaido make the subtropical islands of Okinawa seems worlds away.
If you aren’t traveling to hit the ski slopes, the months from March to May and from September to November are generally considered the best times to visit the country.
What is the best month to visit Tokyo?
- You can visit Tokyo at any time of year because the weather is temperate.
- The best times to visit Tokyo are fall (late September to November) and spring (March/April/May)
- Summer (late June to the end of August) in Tokyo is hot and humid.
What is the cheapest month to travel to Japan?
Based on flight booking data from 2018, we predict November will be the cheapest month to fly to Japan with prices up to 18% cheaper than the average yearly flight price. Traveling to Japan in July is likely to be the most expensive. We expect costs during this month to be as much as 14% higher than average.
When should you not go to Japan?
There’s also a major holiday in Japan in August, called Obon. In 2019, Obon is around August 13-15, and if you’re looking for dates to avoid, it could be good to avoid travel the weekends before and after these dates, as well as during the week. Among other things, that can mean that train travel can get crowded.