With its ancient culture and hospitable people, a journey to Japan is truly a magical experience. There are historic temples to be discovered, buzzing markets to trawl, fresh sushi to devour, and mountains to climb. However you’re planning to spend your time in Japan, you’re going to need to swap your Aussie dollars for the Japanese yen.
Not sure how much Japanese yen you'll need or what to spend your money on when in Japan? We've got you covered with this short video guide.
For more information, read our full Travel Money Guide to Japan.
Hold onto your kimono – check out the exchange rate between the AUD and JPY in the historical charts below. If you're interested in factors that influence the exchange rate, you can learn more by reading our Traveller's Guide to JPY Forecasting. Alternatively, for the latest information on foreign exchange markets check out our regular AUD News updates.
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The Japanese yen (¥) is available in unholed coins ¥1, ¥10, ¥100, and ¥500, and holed coins ¥5 and ¥50. Banknotes include ¥1000, ¥2000, ¥5000 and ¥10,000 variations.