The bustling metropolis of Tokyo boasts an unending number of attractions to explore. From the impressive Imperial Palace to the Tsukiji fish markets to the eclectic street fashions of Harajuku, the Japanese capital is bursting with colors, sights and sounds. Fresh sushi, handmade ramen noodles and some truly thrilling nightlife means that there are many reasons to stay in Tokyo, and many visitors stay within the city while in Japan. However, taking day trips from Tokyo can allow for a more comprehensive view of Japanese culture, cuisine and landscape. Check out a few of these day trip ideas to see beyond Tokyo on your next trip.