Delve into the captivating history of Japan on this 7-day tour that traverses the country's present and former capitals. Beginning in the dynamic capital of Tokyo, you will have the opportunity to explore the city's numerous attractions. Visit Kamakura, a sleepy seaside town home to numerous temples and Japan's largest outdoor Buddha. In Kyoto, take time to explore Japan's longest reigning capital home to 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sights, before taking an experiential cooking course. This Japan tour culminates in Nara, the capital prior to Kyoto. Explore at your leisure with some helpful recommendations before retiring to your ryokan for traditional hospitality and amazing dining experience.
Japan is laden with gastronomic and cultural delights waiting to be explored. Our 12 day Culture and Cuisine tour takes you through the necessary skills to prepare some of Japan's most famous dishes with plenty of opportunity to taste them in traditional surroundings. Visit cultural capitals and marvel at the breathtaking landscapes.
Explore the very best Japan has to offer from the majestic shrines and pioneering shopping malls of Tokyo to the stunning Mt Fuji and heritage rich Kyoto. Experience the quintessential hot onsen baths in Hakone, at the gateway to Mt Fuji. Stay in traditional Japanese-style ryokan accommodation complete with tatami mats and shoji rice paper sliding doors. Take a cooking class in Kyoto or even visit a sake brewery before watching a mesmerizing Geisha performance in this memorable tour of Japan.
Take a 5 day Okinawa beach break on this stunning island chain, famous for its immaculate white sandy beaches and crystal clear azure blue waters. Small traditional Japanese villages steeped in culture are dotted around the inland areas and are home to some of the longest living people in Japan. This package is the perfect add on to any of our Japan tours.