This Japan Holiday tour begins in Japan’s ancient capital, Kyoto, with its traditional narrow streets.
Admire the Kurashiki historical area and experience a tatami-mat workshop and traditional “shamisen” local folk music.
We then travel by train to Yunotsu on the Japan Sea Coast, one of the oldest hot spring towns in Japan , a UNESCO World Heritage site along with Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine. Enjoy soaking in the mineral waters before moving on to Tsuwano, a quaint town known as the ‘little Kyoto of San’in’ with its picturesque streets of Edo-era buildings and Koi carp ponds.
The tour continues through the former castle town of Hagi, famous for its pottery, then on to Hiroshima and the famous Miyajima Island and Sensui-jima Island- on the Seto Inland Sea.
We then travel to vibrant Osaka, welcoming you back to the modern side of Japan.
Full-time services of an English-speaking tour guide
11 nights in hotels and Japanese-style inns
Daily breakfast + 10 dinners
ALL transportation between tour locations, including bullet train
Entrance to museums, temples and other sights on the itinerary
Forwarding of one item of luggage on 3 occasions
Whats Not Included
Pay locally for drinks with meals and for lunches
Entrance fees to museums, temples not mentioned in the itinerary
Single room supplement(s) if required
Map and Itinerary
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