How many islands does Japan have?
Please give a rough estimate, (No idiots please)
and if you can, give a good Info site on Japan (Not wikipedia)
- Michael C...Lv 61 decade agoFavorite Answer
"Hi"....... here you go, it looks like Japan has the 4 main Islands ( Hokkaido, Kyushu, Honshu and Shikoku ) and then approximately 3000 Islands in the chain.....read the start of the 2nd. paragraph........
Hope that helps ya ! *S* (Michael C...)
- 1 decade ago
There are 4 main islands in Japan （well there is really 5)
-Honshu ( 本州 )
-Shikoku ( 四国 )
-Kiyushu ( 九州 )
-Okinawa (沖縄 )Source(s): myself,