Discounts Worth ¥11,000 on Tourist Packages Using Public Transport - Japan
Beginning early July, tourists on packages that include travel on public transport can receive daily discounts of up to ¥11,000. A daily discount of up to ¥8,000 can be used on travel and accommodation costs. Travelers can also use ¥3,000 coupons/day on weekdays and ¥1,000 coupons/day on weekends in restaurants and shops at their travel destinations. The nationwide program will run until the end of August, excluding certain days. The exact dates of the program have not been released yet. Sitata will be monitoring this event and will provide further updates.
Currently, the “kenmin wari” travel discount scheme applies for travel within a regional bloc. It covers 50% of a tourist’s daily travel and accommodation costs of up to ¥5,000, including up to ¥2,000/day as shopping and restaurant coupons. Visit https://www.covidchecker.com/en/ to know more about Japan’s entry restrictions.