Maniwa (ηœŸεΊ­εΈ‚), a city in Okayama Prefecture, Japan, is renowned for its expansive natural landscapes, including the Hiruzen Highlands and numerous rivers such as the Asahi River. The city's economy is heavily supported by its thriving lumber industry and biomass energy initiatives, earning it the designation of a "Biomass Town." With a rich history dating back to its days as a castle town of the Katsuyama Domain, Maniwa now features a blend of historical sites and modern sustainable practices. The city's attractions include the Hiruzen Plateau, hot springs, and traditional festivals, making it a popular destination for eco-tourism.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Maniwa

Click on the district name for the complete Japanese address, the complete English address, how to write a Japanese address, the postal code, the map location, and more.

District Postal Code
Hiruzenkamitokuyama γ€’717-0612
Hiruzenshimotokuyama γ€’717-0613
Hiruzen Higashikayabe γ€’717-0603
Akano γ€’719-3101
Akuchi γ€’716-1431
Arata γ€’717-0026
Awadani γ€’717-0421
Ishiki γ€’719-3151
Inatsu γ€’717-0413
Iwaiune γ€’717-0745
Iwaidani γ€’717-0744
Ueyama γ€’719-3131
Ushirodani γ€’717-0742
Ushirodaniune γ€’717-0025
Egawa γ€’717-0023
Oba γ€’719-3102
Oka γ€’717-0015
Ochiaitarumi γ€’719-3144
Kaide γ€’719-3111
Kage γ€’719-3112
Kashinishi γ€’719-3211
Kashihigashi γ€’719-3223
Katsuta γ€’719-3152
Katsuyama γ€’717-0013
Kaneyama γ€’717-0101
Kamiyamasaka γ€’717-0746
Kamiazae γ€’716-1432
Kamiichize γ€’719-3141
Kamigouchi γ€’719-3121
Kaminakatsui γ€’716-1422
Kamimizuta γ€’716-1411
Kanba γ€’717-0004
Kiyama γ€’719-3142
Kugunikikogawa γ€’717-0414
Kusakabe γ€’719-3205
Kuse γ€’719-3201
Kumi γ€’717-0006
Kurihara γ€’719-3153
Kurokui γ€’717-0423
Kuroda γ€’717-0102
Ko γ€’719-3206
Kojiro γ€’717-0027
Gotan γ€’719-3228
Komi γ€’719-3103
Gomyo γ€’716-1401
Kororobinaka γ€’717-0736
Sabiki γ€’719-3154
Sanden γ€’717-0022
Shibara γ€’717-0014
Shimoazae γ€’716-1433
Shimoichize γ€’719-3143
Shimoiwa γ€’717-0735
Shimogata γ€’719-3155
Shimogouchi γ€’719-3122
Shimonakatsui γ€’716-1421
Shimomi γ€’719-3123
SHimoyubara γ€’717-0403
Sugatani γ€’717-0002
Sugiyama γ€’719-3113
Seitani γ€’717-0737
Seki γ€’719-3156
So γ€’719-3204
Daikanaya γ€’719-3227
Takatayamaue γ€’717-0732
Takaya γ€’719-3114
Taguchi γ€’717-0103
Takebara γ€’717-0003
Tada γ€’719-3213
Tane γ€’717-0424
Tabane γ€’717-0401
Tahara γ€’719-3104
Taharasanjo γ€’719-3132
Dando γ€’719-3133
Tsukida γ€’717-0024
Tsukidahon γ€’717-0743
Tsugitaru γ€’717-0415
Tominoo γ€’719-3203
Toyosaka γ€’717-0406
Naka γ€’719-3115
Nakagouchi γ€’719-3124
Nakashima γ€’719-3202
Nakabara γ€’719-3225
Nakama γ€’717-0416
Nabeya γ€’719-3214
Nishigouchi γ€’719-3145
Nishibara γ€’719-3105
No γ€’717-0734
Nogawa γ€’719-3106
Nohara γ€’719-3134
Nobukaze γ€’717-0104
Hisami γ€’717-0405
Hijiya γ€’717-0425
Hina γ€’719-3116
Hinoue γ€’719-3146
Hiramatsu γ€’719-3107
Hiruzenkaminagata γ€’717-0505
Hiruzenkamifukuda γ€’717-0602
Hiruzenshitao γ€’717-0513
Hiruzenshimonagata γ€’717-0506
Hiruzenshimofukuda γ€’717-0504
Hiruzenshimomi γ€’717-0507
Hiruzentomikakeda γ€’717-0502
Hiruzentomiyamane γ€’717-0503
Hiruzennakafukuda γ€’717-0501
Hiruzennishikayabe γ€’717-0604
Hiruzenhatsuwa γ€’717-0511
Hiruzenbessho γ€’717-0515
Hiruzenhonkayabe γ€’717-0611
Hiruzenmakago γ€’717-0512
Hiruzenyubune γ€’717-0601
Hiruzenyoshida γ€’717-0514
Fukuda γ€’719-3117
Fukutani γ€’717-0021
Fujimori γ€’717-0422
Bessho γ€’719-3157
Hokaiji γ€’719-3125
Hoshiyama γ€’717-0001
Hongo γ€’717-0007
Honjo γ€’717-0412
Maitaka γ€’719-3135
Maga γ€’717-0017
Magari γ€’717-0731
Masayoshi γ€’717-0016
Miakedo γ€’717-0411
Mio γ€’717-0011
Mikamo γ€’717-0105
Misaka γ€’719-3212
Misaki γ€’719-3226
Miseshichibara γ€’717-0426
Miyaji γ€’716-1403
Mukatsuya γ€’719-3126
Meki γ€’719-3224
Yashiro γ€’717-0404
Yamakuse γ€’717-0012
Yamada γ€’716-1402
Yubaraonsen γ€’717-0402
Yokobe γ€’717-0005
Yoshi γ€’719-3136
Yonokami γ€’719-3221
Yonoshimo γ€’719-3222
Wakashiro γ€’717-0741
Wakashiroune γ€’717-0733

Start with the postal code, the prefecture, the city, the district, and then the number of the block and housing unit. Then end with the person’s name.
Here’s an example of how to write a Japanese address in English.
Ginza, Chuo-ku
Mr. Taro Tanaka

For more information on how to write a Japanese address, see this article.

To type the Japanese postal code, first type the character code '3012.' Then press ALT + X and Japan's postal code symbol will appear.

To obtain an address in Maniwa for receiving mail, sign up for a virtual address service like MailMate. MailMate provides you with a mailing address for receiving Japanese mail and packages. MailMate can also be used for company registration in Maniwa, along with mail handling for Japanese properties (e.g., akiya, Airbnb, minpaku, etc.)

There are two types of PO boxes available in Maniwa. The first type of PO box is provided by Maniwa Post and is only available for individuals with a daily volume of mail. The second type of PO box is provided by private services with no limits on daily mail volume. Learn more about how to open a PO box in Japan.

Japan Post offers Standard Mail for regular letters and small parcels, typically delivered in 2-3 days. Express Mail speeds this up to 1-2 days. Registered Mail adds tracking and insurance, requiring a signature on delivery. Yu-Pack handles larger parcels with tracking and insurance, delivered in 1-3 days. Letter Pack provides flat-rate options for documents and small items, with tracking available. EMS is for international express delivery, offering fast service to over 120 countries. Non-Standard Mail covers items exceeding standard size and weight limits. Private couriers like Yamato Transport's Takkyubin offer domestic and international parcel delivery with tracking. Sagawa Express provides similar services, including same-day delivery and refrigerated shipping. International couriers like DHL, FedEx, and UPS offer express delivery with tracking and insurance. Specialized services include Cool TA-Q-BIN for refrigerated items, Yu-Mail for books and CDs, and Smart Letter for small documents. These options cover varying needs for speed, cost, and security. For more information on international shipping options, check out this article.

To send mail or packages from Maniwa to your home country using Japan Post, costs vary based on the service type and parcel weight. For Airmail, rates range from Β₯2,050 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯64,850 for a 30kg parcel. Surface Mail is cheaper, starting at Β₯1,800 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯21,000 for a 30kg parcel, but it takes longer. Factors affecting costs include weight, distance, and chosen service. Discounted rates are available for bulk shipments. For detailed rates and more information, visit the article here.

For sending mail and packages from Maniwa via Japan Post, the weight limit is 30 kg for most services. The size restrictions include a maximum combined length and girth of 3 meters (300 cm). For smaller parcels, the combined length and girth should not exceed 2 meters (200 cm). Specific dimensions and weight limits may vary depending on the service chosen (Airmail, Surface Mail, etc.). For detailed information, refer to the article here.

To print an international parcel label for Japan Post, start by creating an account on Japan Post's International Mail My Page Service. Register both sender and recipient information, then select the desired shipping service, such as EMS or Airmail. Input the shipment details, including content description, shipping date, and parcel weight. After reviewing and confirming all entered information, use the provided printer icon to print the label. For more details, refer to this article.