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Money and costs

Daily Costs
Budget (up to)
¥10,000
  • Guesthouse accommodation: ¥3000
  • Two simple restaurant meals: ¥2200
  • Train/bus transport: ¥1500
  • One temple/museum admission: ¥500
  • Snacks, drinks, sundries: ¥1000
Midrange
¥10,000–¥20,000
  • Business hotel accommodation: ¥9000
  • Two midrange restaurant meals: ¥4000
  • Train/bus transport: ¥1500
  • Two temple/museum admissions: ¥1000
  • Snacks, drinks, sundries: ¥2000
Top end (more than)
¥20,000
  • First-class hotel accommodation: ¥20,000
  • Two good restaurant meals: ¥6000
  • Train/bus transport: ¥1500
  • Two taxi rides: ¥3500
  • Two average temple/museum admissions: ¥1000

ATMs that accept foreign cards are available in post offices and some convenience stores. Credit cards are accepted in most hotels and department stores, but only some restaurants and ryokan.