Japanese Customs & Manners

Manners and customs in Japan

Although visitors to Japan cannot be expected to get everything right, respecting the local customs and trying to use correct manners will go a long way to both impressing the locals and avoiding any issues. Here are a few common tips and guides on correct manners and understanding local customs in Japan. Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)
Inage Shrine

Inage Shrine

Kawasaki Daishi Heiken-ji temple

Kawasaki Daishi Heiken-ji temple

Wakamiya Hachimangu Shrine

Wakamiya Hachimangu Shrine

Hase-dera Temple

Hase-dera Temple