Saitama

Intro

Saitama prefecture borders Tokyo to the north in Kanto, and is best known for its convenience as a day trip location from Tokyo. Here you will find the former castle town of Kawagoe, which still retains its old Japan atmosphere, plus the mountainous Chichibu region, which is full of natural hiking trails and awe-inspiring views. Saitama is also known for its unique cuisines and charming historical inns as well.