Popular Theme Parks and Amusement Parks in Japan

There are many fun amusement parks and theme parks across Japan. Below is a list of popular ones to visit. They are listed in alphabetical order.

All information on this page is subject to change.

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    Performers take part in a reproduction of the 'Procession of Tayu' at Edo Wonderland Nikko Edo Mura on April 25, 2008 in Nikko, Tochigi, Japan.
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    It recreates the streets and buildings of the Edo era.
    Address: 470-2 Karakura Nikko-city, Tochigi
    Access: About 20 minutes by bus from Tobu Kinugawa Onsen Station.

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    It's a popular amusement park which features many thrilling rides. It's located at the foot of Mt. Fuji near Lake Kawaguchi.
    Location: 5-6-1 Shin-Nishihara Fujiyoshida-city Yamanashi Prefecture
    Access: Fuji Kyuko Line Fujikyu Highland Station

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    It recreates medieval towns of Holland with canals running through the park and is filled with flowers throughout the year. It offers entertainment attractions, restaurants, shops, museums, hotels, and more.
    Location: Sasebo-city, Nagasaki
    Access: JR Omura Line Huis Ten Bosch Station
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    It's a fun amusement park located in Nagashima Resort which consists of hotels, hot springs, sport facilities, and lots more.
    Address: Nagashima-cho Urayasu Kuwana-city, Mie
    Access: 20 minutes by Mie Kotsu bus from JR Kuwana Station to Nagashima onsen

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    Shima Spain Village is a large resort consists of a Spanish-themed park called Parque España, hotels, and a hot spring facility.
    Address: Sakazaki Isobe-cho Shima-city, Mie
    Access: Take 13 minutes by bus from Kintetsu Shima Line Ugata Station to Shima Spain Village.

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    It's a space-themed amusement park.
    Address: 4-1-1 Higashida Yahata-Higashi-ku Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka
    Access: JR Kagoshima Honsen Line Space World Station

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    It consists of many miniaturized versions of well-known buildings from around the world.
    Address: Kinugawa Onsen Ohara Nikko-city, Tochigi
    Access: 5 minutes by bus from Tofu Line Kinugawa Onsen Station

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    It's located right outside of Tokyo. Tokyo Disneyland is filled with people throughout the year.
    Location: Tokyo Disney Resort
    Maihama Urayasu-city, Chiba
    Access: JR Keiyo Line Maihama Station

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    Tokyo DisneySea is located right next to Tokyo Disneyland. It consists of seven theme ports, presenting stories of the ocean for the guests.

    Location: Tokyo Disney Resort
    Maihama Urayasu-city, Chiba
    Access: From JR Keiyo Line Maihama Station, take the Disnay Resort Line to Tokyo DisneySea Station.

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    It opened in 2001 as the first Universal Studios outside the US. It's located in Osaka. The park features fun rides, show attractions, theater-style attractions, and more.
    Location: 2-1-33 Sakurajima Konohana-ku, Osaka-city
    Access: JR Yumesaki Line Universal City Station