Guided Tour

Village Traditions

Exploring Japan's rural traditions Highlights Stay in small, family-run inns in the Asuka farming community Join with members of the local community and learn to cook regional food Experience first-hand traditional Japanese roof-thatching Join in planting or harvesting on terraced rice fields Join a traditional Japanese drumming group Visit the charming [...]

Mountain Spirits

Exploring the wilds peaks and soothing hot springs north of Tokyo Highlights Explore the lovely old Yanaka neighbourhood of Tokyo Walk through the peaceful Oze wetlands Stay in temple lodgings at the three sacred peaks of Dewa Sanzan Visit the famous Toshogu Shrine in Nikko Enjoy post-hike hot-spring bathing at a traditional inn [...]