More and more attractions are offering free admission or discounts to seniors 65 or 70 and over (be sure to have your passport handy). However, discounts may not be posted, so be sure to ask. Seniors also receive discounts on domestic plane fares.

Older visitors to Japan should be aware that there are many stairs to navigate in metropolitan areas, particularly in subway and train stations and even on pedestrian overpasses.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.