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Do I need a visa for Japan before I leave?

Travel Forums Asia Do I need a visa for Japan before I leave?

1. Posted by travellersrock (Budding Member 3 posts) 5y Star this if you like it!

My wife and I are US citizens and we plan to travel to Japan for 1 month in October. Do we need to get a visa before we depart or just show up and have our passports stamped?

2. Posted by bex76 (Moderator 3794 posts) 5y Star this if you like it!

As US citizens you don't need to get a visa in advance - you'll be granted a 90-day visitor visa on entry.

3. Posted by travellersrock (Budding Member 3 posts) 5y Star this if you like it!

Thanks bex76.