Get out of town! Seriously. If you’re spending time in Tokyo, try to leave the big city for the day and explore these beautiful smaller towns, parks, and beaches.
If you come to Japan and only experience Tokyo, you’re missing out on seeing another side of this incredible country. Within an hour or two on the train, you can be soaking in a rustic onsen, eating hearty regional fare, exploring a temple, or staring at a plus-sized Buddha statue. So get a breath of fresh air and get out of Tokyo for the day. Continue at Source: The 7 Best Day Trips to Take from Tokyo