See the best of Japan with expert guides and real Japanese experiences. Discover the vibrancy of Tokyo, the beauty of Kyoto and the generosity of Hiroshima. Japan’s natural beauty is explored further with stays in the stunning Mt. Fuji region as well as an unseen town located high in the Hida Mountains.
Tour Tokyo’s highlights with an expert guide. Board a boat for a cruise down the Sumida Gawa River, seeing Tokyo from the water. Go to a tea ceremony held on an island oasis in the heart of the city. Visit the world’s largest fish market, go to the electronics district of Akihabara, or take a look around Tokyo’s world class museums and art galleries.
Leave the bustle of Tokyo for Hakone, the gateway to Mt. Fuji. Explore the area’s national park, staying in a traditional Japanese ryokan, and enjoy a kaiseki, a beautifully presented meal.
Relax in your yukata (cotton robe) and take an after dinner soak in the onsen. Board the famous shinkansen, or bullet train to a beautifully preserved mountain town and sample the prized sake of the area.
Take another train ride to the 17th century town of Kanazawa. This ancient castle town was once a cultural and artistic centre of Japan. Visit, Kenroku-en; ranked as one of the top three most beautiful gardens in Japan. Head to Hiroshima, a vibrant, interesting metropolis with friendly, welcoming people.
See the Peace Park and Museum, a sobering, moving experience. Journey to Kyoto and study one of Japan’s Traditional Arts, discovering the city with a knowledgeable local guide.