Kanto and Tohoku Areas will keep you entertained throughout the trip. Not only exciting capital Tokyo, JR East Pass
covers Aomori, Nikko, Nagano, Fukushima, Sendai and Yokohama to name a few. The valid area covers 4 world heritage
sites, for example: Shirakami-Sanchi, Hiraizumi, Tomioka Silk Mill and Related Sites and Shrines and Temples of
Nikko. Don’t forget in the winter, the northern areas, such as Hakuba, become such an attraction for skiers and
snowboarders! The snow monkeys are waiting for you.
As to cater your wish to take your time at each site, this pass is designed as Flexible 5 days, which is valid
for 14 days and allows you to choose 5 days of use.
(1) JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area)
Here are all the areas you can access: Tokyo, Omiya, Utsunomiya, Nasushirobara, Nikko, Takasaki, Karuizawa, Sakudaira, Nagano, Joetsumyoko, Echigo-Yuzawa, GALA Yuzawa, and Niigata.
You can also travel between Tokyo and Haneda and Narita Airports.
(2) JR EAST PASS (Tohoku area)
Here are all the areas you can access: Kanto - Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba, Saitama, Gunma, Tochigi and Ibaraki Prefectures. Tohoku - Fukushima, Miyagi, Yamagata, Akita, Iwate and Aomori Prefectures