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Japan Deluxe Tours

Visit the must see sites of Japan with group sizes ranging from 12 to 35 people.

These tours are great for first time visitors to Japan looking for comfortable accommodation with all entrance fees and most meals included. Our Japan Deluxe Tours are accomodated with professional tour guides, fluent in both Japanese and English, to ensure an educational and valuable visit. Air-conditoned, private coaches are also included, so you can enjoy a comfortable and hassle-free time in Japan. Our tours range from 7 to 21 days, to various regions of Japan.

Deluxe-Plus Small Group Tours

Experience the culture of Japan at a slower pace with groups of 10 to 18 people.
(Smaller group departure available)

These tours combine enrichment, enjoyment, and education with time to truly absorb and appreciate your surroundings. Our Deluxe-Plus small group tours are created to cater to those who are interested in having a deeper understanding of Japan's culture. You will have the opportunity to participate in culturally rich activities and visit destinations only locals may know. Experience luxurious hotels and travel at a leisurely pace when you book a Deluxe-Plus small group tour.

Budget Group Tours

Our Budget Tours are designed for our guests who are on a limited budget.

Explore the must-see sights and enjoy the hassle-free trip to Japan at an affordable price. Our most cost-effective way to see the highlights of Japan while staying in budget-friendly accommodations. If you would like to have a quick stop to sample the must-see sights of Japan, or plan to explore Japan on your own but would like to take a short trip to learn about Japan before your self-guided journeys. These are the tours for you.

Active Small Group Tours

Travel Japan more flexibly in groups of 6 to 13 people using public transportation.

Explore Japan off the beaten path via Japanese public transportation, walking, hiking, cycling and more. Take more time to enjoy local experiences and picturesque landscape. Our Active Small Group Tours combine the best of cultural destinations with off-the-beaten-path via Japanese public transportation, Discover the country of Japan the way the locals do and see Japan from a different angle. A focus on getting away from the crowds and into the real Japan, see the diversity of Japan’s countryside unfold before your eyes.

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Discover Hokkaido

Sapporo - Otaru - Asahikawa - Sounkyo - Abashiri - Shiretoko - Lake Mashu - Mt Io - Lake Kussharo - Lake Akan - Tsurui - Obihiro - Shikaoi - Furano

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Discover the breathtaking nature and cultural delights of Hokkaido during a 12-day tour of the island, featuring three of Hokkaido's magical Snow Festivals in Sapporo, Otaru, and Sounkyo.

Discover the incredible historical sites, natural splendor, and cultural marvels of Hokkaido on a 12-day tour of the northern island that includes some of its most thrilling winter festivals in Sapporo, Otaru, and Sounkyo. The tour features many sights of Hokkaido that go past the beaten path and into the island's incredible countryside, unforgettable culture and history, and historic treasures that are not to be missed.

Explore Sapporo starting with a day at the Sapporo Snow Festi... View More

Discover the incredible historical sites, natural splendor, and cultural marvels of Hokkaido on a 12-day tour of the northern island that includes some of its most thrilling winter festivals in Sapporo, Otaru, and Sounkyo. The tour features many sights of Hokkaido that go past the beaten path and into the island's incredible countryside, unforgettable culture and history, and historic treasures that are not to be missed.

Explore Sapporo starting with a day at the Sapporo Snow Festival, where you can see enormous creations constructed entirely of snow and ice that have to be seen to be believed - scale models of national landmarks or famous buildings, dioramas or statues of famous characters from anime and pop culture. While there, we will take time to appreciate a selection of Sapporo's best, including Odori Park, Historic Village of Hokkaido, Hokkaido Shrine, Nijo Market, Mount Moiwa, and the Sapporo Beer Museum. We take a day trip to Otaru to see Sakaimachi Street, the Otaru Sushi District, Otaru Canal, and the Otaru Snow Light Path, where thousands of snow lanterns illuminate parts of the city, creating an atmosphere of winter enchantment. The tour continues through Asahikawa, stopping at the Otokoyama Sake Brewery and Museum and Asahikawa Ramen Village, then going to Sounkyo for the Sounkyo Ice Fall Festival, where waterfalls are turned to ice and the whole winter world feels frozen in time. We arrive at Abashiri, where you will be able to observe the Drift Ice natural phenomenon, via the Okhotsk Ryuhyo Museum and the Drift Ice Cruise Aurora. The city also features a famous Prison Museum, which features displays on the prison system during the Meiji Period. We visit the UNESCO World Heritage Shiretoko Peninsula, where abundant wildlife inhabits an unspoiled wilderness. Enjoy a trek across the Shiretoko landscape in snowshoes. Then we tour the Akan Mashu National Park, where you can visit an Ainu kotan (village), see the white whooper swans, go ice fishing for smelt, and watch the red-crowned cranes. We then stroll around the Lake Shikaribetsu Ice Village, which is built entirely on a frozen lake and where you can enjoy an outdoor onsen and learn to make ice glass. Finally, we go to Furano for an Ice Cream Making Experience, and tour of the Furano Winery, and either Dog Sledding or a Snowmobile Ride across the beautiful landscape.

Our Discover Hokkaido Tour, traveling around the northern island and discovering the rich culture of the northern island, with unforgettable historical sites, natural beauty, and cultural delights including three enchanting winter festivals. This tour includes all overnight accommodations, transportation by comfortable private coach bus, some meals, and a friendly, professional English-speaking guide. Please browse our detailed itinerary for more information.

Tour Highlights

  • Behold the incredible snow creations of the Sapporo Snow Festival
  • Walk among the enchanting snow lamps of Otaru's Snow Light Path.
  • See waterfalls frozen in time during the Sounkyo Ice Fall Festival.
  • Take a trek over the UNESCO World Heritage Shiretoko Peninsula wearing snowshoes.
  • Enjoy birdwatching for whooper swans on Lake Kussharo and red-crowned cranes in Tsurui
  • Enjoy an Aurora Cruise over the drift ice near Abashiri.
  • Explore an Ice Village of igloos built on frozen Lake Shikaribetsu.
  • Study the culture of the indigenous Ainu people at Lake Akan.
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Japan Deluxe Tours

Visit the must see sites of Japan with group sizes ranging from 12 to 35 people.

These tours are great for first time visitors to Japan looking for comfortable accommodation with all entrance fees and most meals included. Our Japan Deluxe Tours are accomodated with professional tour guides, fluent in both Japanese and English, to ensure an educational and valuable visit. Air-conditoned, private coaches are also included, so you can enjoy a comfortable and hassle-free time in Japan. Our tours range from 7 to 21 days, to various regions of Japan.

Deluxe-Plus Small Group Tours

Experience the culture of Japan at a slower pace with groups of 10 to 18 people.
(Smaller group departure available)

These tours combine enrichment, enjoyment, and education with time to truly absorb and appreciate your surroundings. Our Deluxe-Plus small group tours are created to cater to those who are interested in having a deeper understanding of Japan's culture. You will have the opportunity to participate in culturally rich activities and visit destinations only locals may know. Experience luxurious hotels and travel at a leisurely pace when you book a Deluxe-Plus small group tour.

Budget Group Tours

Our Budget Tours are designed for our guests who are on a limited budget.

Explore the must-see sights and enjoy the hassle-free trip to Japan at an affordable price. Our most cost-effective way to see the highlights of Japan while staying in budget-friendly accommodations. If you would like to have a quick stop to sample the must-see sights of Japan, or plan to explore Japan on your own but would like to take a short trip to learn about Japan before your self-guided journeys. These are the tours for you.

Active Small Group Tours

Travel Japan more flexibly in groups of 6 to 13 people using public transportation.

Explore Japan off the beaten path via Japanese public transportation, walking, hiking, cycling and more. Take more time to enjoy local experiences and picturesque landscape. Our Active Small Group Tours combine the best of cultural destinations with off-the-beaten-path via Japanese public transportation, Discover the country of Japan the way the locals do and see Japan from a different angle. A focus on getting away from the crowds and into the real Japan, see the diversity of Japan’s countryside unfold before your eyes.

Discover Hokkaido - Winter Festivals

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Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

Discover Hokkaido - Winter Festivals
Discover Hokkaido - Winter Festivals

12 Days 11 Nights | from US $5998.00 (Limit to 24 guests)

Sapporo / Otaru / Asahikawa / Sounkyo / Abashiri / Shiretoko / Lake Mashu / Mt Io / Lake Kussharo / Lake Akan / Tsurui / Obihiro / Shikaoi / Furano
Join a 12-day tour of Hokkaido and discover the seasonal beauty and cultural wonders that make the this island special - including three Hokkaido Snow Festivals.

12 Days 11 Nights | from US $5998.00 (Limit to 24 guests)

Sapporo / Otaru / Asahikawa / Sounkyo / Abashiri / Shiretoko / Lake Mashu / Mt Io / Lake Kussharo / Lake Akan / Tsurui / Obihiro / Shikaoi / Furano
Join a 12-day tour of Hokkaido and discover the seasonal beauty and cultural wonders that make the this island special - including three Hokkaido Snow Festivals.
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