Chūbu 中部地方

The Gateway to Nature's Grandeur in Central Japan

Welcome to Chubu, a region in central Japan that serves as a gateway to stunning natural wonders and cultural treasures. Home to the majestic Japanese Alps, Chubu offers breathtaking mountain landscapes, crystal-clear lakes, and therapeutic hot springs. Explore the historic city of Nagoya with its vibrant urban scene and iconic landmarks like Nagoya Castle. Journey to the picturesque UNESCO World Heritage sites of Shirakawa-go and Takayama, where traditional thatched-roof houses and preserved Edo-period streets transport you to another time. Whether you're seeking outdoor adventures, cultural immersion, or serene relaxation, Chubu beckons with its unrivaled beauty and enchanting experiences.