Experience the Tohoku Region in Cherry Blossom Season

9 Days from $8610 pp twin share

  7th-15th April 2024

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  • Visit Tsuruga Castle and bask in the fragrance of hundreds of cherry blossom trees.

  • Stoll through an Edo-era post town featuring charming thatch-roofed shops, restaurants and inns.

  • Stay at Japanese-style ryokan inns and luxuriate in hot spring spa onsens.

  • Immerse yourself in the fragrance of over 10,000 cherry blossom trees in Tenshochi Park.

  • Test your creativity in our indigo dyeing workshop.

  • Visit World Heritage designated Chusonji Buddhist Temple with spectacular views of the cherry blossoms.

  • Step back in time to the samurai era in Kakunodate town and walk through the wide open streets lined by a lacy canopy of cherry blossoms.

This fully-escorted tour will introduce you to colourful culture, captivating scenery and gourmet foods unique to Japan experienced only on this tour.

Availability:  7th April – 15th April 2024
Price per person: starting from $8610* Twin share | Single supplement $1390

This Japan Holidays fully escorted tour is guaranteed to operate with a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 14 travellers booked.
The price quoted on our website is based on 4 people travelling however, the price may vary depending on group size.

Japan’s Tohoku – or northeastern – region is rich with history, natural beauty and noteworthy cultural sites. This tour will immerse you in all of this, including ancient temples, shrines, samurai residential areas, castles, and local crafts – all set against the fragrant beauty of peak cherry blossom season. You’ll enjoy scenic countrysides, high-speed bullet trains and peaceful ryokan inns at day’s end. The tour begins and ends in Tokyo – a city of unparalleled shopping, tourism and activities to introduce you to Japan’s commercial side. To peer into Japan’s soul, you’ll need to see the timeless Tohoku region, unique for its mountains, gorges, forests, natural beauty and ancient samurai culture and lifestyle.

What’s Included

  • Fully-escorted tour by experienced Japan Holidays’ tour guide

  • 9 days, 8 nights in hotels and Japanese-style inns

  • Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner – except where otherwise indicated

  • All transportation between tour locations

  • Entrance to museums, temples and other sights listed on itinerary

What’s Not Included

  • Flights – international and domestic

  • Cost for alcoholic beverages consumed and meals not included as indicated

  • Entrance fees to sites not included in the itinerary

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