From the stunning landscapes of Hokkaido in the temperate north to the sub-tropical islands of Okinawa in the south, discover the wonders of Japan on a custom journey.

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 Hida Minzoku Mura Folk Village in Takayama  Itsukushima Shrine at Miyajima  Sensō-ji Buddhist temple at dusk in Asakusa

Tailor-Made Travel to Japan

10 days from $3,055

From the stunning landscapes of Hokkaido in the temperate north to the sub-tropical islands of Okinawa in the south, discover the wonders of Japan on a custom journey.

Request a Tailor-Made Itinerary

or call 855-215-8690

Overview

This sample itinerary can be tailored to match a variety of budgets and interests by selecting the trip duration, departure date, accommodation style, and tours that fit your needs.

From the stunning landscapes of Hokkaido in the temperate north to the sub-tropical islands of Okinawa in the south, the calm of Japan’s Zen temples, the majesty of its ancient castles, the peaceful beauty of Mount Fuji and the neon-lit urban futurescapes of Tokyo make this one of our favorite and most rewarding destinations.

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Sample Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in Tokyo and travel to your central hotel by private transfer. Spend the rest of the day exploring at leisure.

Day 2

Enjoy a day in Tokyo to explore at your leisure.

Day 3

Make your way to Kamakura to see the Giant Buddha (Daibutsu).

Day 4

Take the train to the small city of Matsumoto this morning. Explore the famous "Crow Castle" (Matsumoto Castle) and other sights.

Day 5

Take the train to the quiet and picturesque village of Tsumago, where you can walk part of the historic Nakasendo highway. Stay overnight in a traditional accommodation.

Day 6

Travel by local train and bullet train to Kyoto, Japan's cultural heart. After checking into your hotel, we recommend that you set out to visit some of the iconic sights just north of the city, including the Golden Pavilion.

Day 7

A full day to explore more highlights of Kyoto. In the evening your guide will collect your for a tour of the Geisha district.

Day 8

Take a day trip to nearby Nara, Japan's ancient capital and famed for the Giant Buddha and Todaiji Temple. Return to Kyoto to visit the Fushimi Inari Shrine known for its stunning 'tunnels' of red torii gates.

Day 9

Start the day with a chance to try your hands at a traditional cultural activity such as a tea ceremony. Later, return to Tokyo by bullet train for your final night in Japan.

Day 10

Take the shared airport bus service to Narita airport for your flight home.

Included meals are denoted as follows: Breakfast (B), Lunch (L), Reception (R), Dinner (D)