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Japan Vacations

An extraordinary island nation where cutting-edge innovation exists beside a strong reverence for tradition. A journey through Japan will reveal futuristic cities, meditative Zen gardens, centuries-old Shinto shrines and an incredible cuisine.

The cleanliness, cool efficiency and time-honored customs... it is Japan’s ‘otherness’ that makes it such a fascinating place to explore. And with more than 6,800 islands to its name, there’s plenty to discover.

From Tokyo, the high-octane capital, catch a bullet train to spiritual Kyoto where geisha still wander to and from delicate tea houses. In Hiroshima, you can pay your respects at the National Peace Memorial before hopping on a ferry over to the ‘shrine island’ of Miyajima to admire its famous ‘floating’ torii gate.

Delve deeper into Japan’s ancient past at Takayama in the shadow of the Japanese Alps, where you can wander streets lined by Edo-era merchant houses. Kanazawa’s preserved samurai and geisha districts are equally atmospheric, alongside one of the most beautiful landscape gardens in all of Japan.

And that’s not all. Hakone will introduce you to Mount Fuji and one of the nation’s favorite pastimes - onsen bathing. Naoshima Island allures with its contemporary art, whilst Osaka promises endless culinary delights as the unofficial ‘food capital’ of Japan. Winding its way through the enchanting Kiso Valley, the fabled ‘Nakasendo Way’ is a must for keen walkers, as are the 1,000-year-old pilgrimage trails of Kumano Kodo.

When it comes to accommodations, Japan has no shortage of polished luxury hotels to choose from, but try to spend at least one night in a traditional ryokan inn to experience a way of life long lost to concrete and computers.

Get in touch and we will craft your ultimate tailor-made vacation to Japan.

Japan itinerary ideas

Have a look at our Japan itinerary ideas for some inspiration on where your holiday could take you. All of our holidays are tailor-made, so whether you want to soak in the culture of Kyoto or experience the energy of Tokyo – or both – our specialists will create a bespoke itinerary that’s just right for you.


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