Japan RV Rental- Camping Guide
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Want to know where you can stay? There are so many options in Japan. Lake side, ocean or mountains. Lets Go!
Japan Campground, Caravan Park, Camping Area.

Travel Guide. Select a region to find info on places to go, campgrounds, historical sights and parking.

Recommended routes starting from Tokyo.

Chiba and Bōsō Peninsula
Mt Fuji, Hakone and Izu Peninsula
Kyoto, Osaka and Nara
Destination Kyoto. Find where to park and things to see in Japan's historical capital.

Michi no Eki


Michi no Eki. Roadside Rest Area.

There are 1030 Roadside Stations in Japan along major roads. You can park for free overnight, there are toilets and some have showers.

Find Michi no Eki on this page.


No Parking


Chusha-Jo. Public Carpark.

Free public car parks by the beach, country roadside and ski resorts are available. There are paid parking lots. Just look for the "P" sign and automatic parking lots such as Times 24H.

The camper is 5 meters long which is the length of a standard car park. However keep in mind that some city streets are narrow and you are driving a large vehicle. Be aware of overhead obstructions as well.

Warning- There is no free or on street parking in city areas. You cannot fit the camper in underground carpark.

Do not park the vehicle on private property without permission or illegally.

The police can issue you with a parking fine which can cost up to 35,000 JPY.


Onsen. Hot Spring Bath House.

There are thousands of hot spring bath house around Japan. They are a popular way to bathe and soak away the stress of the day. Soaps and shampoo are often provided and clean towels borrowed for an extra fee. So don't be shy and do it the Japanese way.

Find onsen here. ( Japanese Only Site )

Warning, some onsen do not allow customer with tattoo so check first.

Ferry Logo

Japan by Ferry.

It is possible to take the camping car by ferry between the main islands of Japan. However you must have permission to do so first and early reservation must be made with the ferry company. They will require the vehicles dimensions and information on the vehicle registration. We can arrange this for you, please ask.Currently only one company on the popular Aomori, Honshu to Hakodate, Hokkaido route provides an English booking service. Go to the website,


Japan Snow

Time to get ready for winter. Go snowboarding or skiing in Japan's Alps and Hokkaido now.

Links to Japan Tourism Information

JNTOHokkaido Tourism Organization
Kyushu Tourism Organisation

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