Japan for Two: Romance, Adventure, and a Dash of Cuteness

Get ready, lovebirds, because Japan is calling! Picture yourselves hand-in-hand, soaking in steaming onsen baths, strolling beneath a canopy of cherry blossoms, and conquering thrilling rides at iconic amusement parks. This blog will list some fun date ideas that will ignite your love story! 

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Private Onsen Bliss

Indulge in pure tranquility at a private onsen. Imagine soaking in naturally heated pools surrounded by serene landscapes or cityscapes, whispering sweet nothings under the open sky. It’s an experience that will bring you closer than ever.

Photo By Selected Ryokan

茶室 Ryokan Asakusa

東京 湯河原温泉 万葉の湯 町田館

Kimono Magic

Transform into timeless characters by renting kimonos and exploring Kyoto’s Gion district. The flowing robes and traditional architecture will transport you to a bygone era, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Photo By Japan Cheapo

Tokyo Kimono Make

梨花和服 浅草

アイドル by やまと 新宿店

Cherry Blossom Picnic

Witness the ethereal beauty of Japan’s spring with a romantic picnic beneath a canopy of delicate pink blossoms. Ueno Park in Tokyo or Arashiyama Bamboo Grove in Kyoto offer stunning backdrops for this unforgettable experience.

Photo By Gotokyo.org

上野恩賜公園

目黒川沿い

千鳥ヶ淵緑道

Amusement Parks

Unleash your inner child at these parks! From soaring roller coasters to whimsical parades, relive childhood favorites and create new memories hand-in-hand. Tokyo Disneyland offers classic Disney charm, while DisneySea transports you to fantastical worlds like Pirates of the Caribbean and Toy Story. For more exciting adventures, test your courage together on the world’s steepest drop coaster, Takabisha, at Fuji-Q Highland! You can also live out your Hollywood dreams side-by-side! Ride the Jurassic Park: The Flying Dinosaur coaster, encounter your favorite movie characters and explore immersive worlds like The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Universal Studios Japan.

東京ディズニーランド/ディズニーシー Tokyo Disneyland & DisneySea

富士急ハイランド Fuji-Q Highland

ユニバーサル・スタジオ・ジャパン Universal Studios Japan

Check out our blog: Thrills and Chills: A Guide to Japan’s Amusement Parks.

Pottery Paradise

Unleash your creativity together at a pottery class. Learn the art of shaping clay on a potter’s wheel and create unique pieces that will forever remind you of your Japanese adventure. It’s a fun and hands-on experience that allows you to bond over shared artistic expression.

ゆう工房 銀座

うづまこ陶芸教室

Museum Exhibition

For a couple seeking a unique and engaging date, venturing beyond the typical dinner-and-a-movie routine can spark excitement and shared memories. Museums, often treasure troves of knowledge and unexpected delights, offer a vibrant canvas for a romantic rendezvous.

Photo By Where In Tokyo

東京国立博物館 Toyo National Museum

国立科学博物館 National Museum of Nature and Science

カップヌードルミュージアム 横浜 Yokohama Cup Noodles Musuem

新横浜ラーメン博物館 Yokohama Ramen Museum

Zoo/Aquarium Exploration

For a date brimming with adventure and heartwarming moments, venture beyond the city lights and into the wild haven of a zoo. Imagine hand-in-hand strolls amidst lush greenery, sharing playful banter as you encounter majestic creatures from across the globe.

Photo By THE GATE

上野動物園 Ueno Zoo

多摩動物公園 Tama Zoological Park

しながわ水族館 Shinagawa Aquarium

新江ノ島水族館 Enoshima Aquarium

One-day Trip

Escape the urban jungle and embrace the natural beauty of Nikko and Hakone, nestled amidst Japan’s majestic mountains. These places promise scenic views and cultural immersion, all woven together to create an unforgettable romantic experience for you and your partner.

Photo By Sakuraco


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