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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.

Ultra-Deluxe Small Group Tours

Tour Japan with the finest accommodations and experiences in groups of 2 to 6 people.

Enjoy more than just sightseeing. These tours will allow you to eat in small local restaurants, visit hidden gems, stay at hotels with limited occupancy, take part in activities available only to small groups, and enjoy more interaction with your tour guides. Ultra-Deluxe small group tours are the ultimate way to visit Japan with hand-picked, top hotels and ryokans (traditional inns) to relax in. Select from a unique range of luxurious cultural experiences that are limited to smaller groups, which is why the maximum group size is 6 guests.

Japan Walking Tours

Travel Japan more flexibly in groups of 10 to 16 people using public transportation.

These tours allow you to enjoy Japanese culture firsthand in the intimacy of a small group. The maximum group size is 12 guests, which enables you to travel by public transportation, such as by train, subway, taxi, ferry or local bus. Walking the streets and taking the local trains will allow you to interact more with the locals and appreciate what everyday life in Japan is like. Each city will feature an expert local guide who will be able to share in-depth information on the featured attractions and sites, and provide assistance or recommendations if needed prior to your free time.

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Hokkaido & Beyond

Shiraoi - Lake Shikotsu - Sapporo - Otaru - Asahikawa - Sounkyo - Kitami - Abashiri - Lake Tofutsu - Lake Akan - Kushiro - Yokohama - Kawazu - Mt Fuji - Matsumoto - Yudanaka - Obuse - Nagano

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Journey through Hokkaido and Beyond with our professional itineraries, including Japan birding and wildlife photography tours, winter festivals, cherry blossoms, spring flowers, and snow monkeys!

Come experience the fascinating culture and natural beauty in Hokkaido and Beyond, with package tours that travel to some of the most beautiful places in Japan. These trips to Japan feature top Hokkaido and Honshu experiences, where our guests will enjoy photographing Japan's unique wildlife and birds (including the curious snow monkeys!), go to exciting winter festivals, stroll under groves of cherry blossoms and through fields of spring flowers, These expertly crafted Japan tour packages... View More

Come experience the fascinating culture and natural beauty in Hokkaido and Beyond, with package tours that travel to some of the most beautiful places in Japan. These trips to Japan feature top Hokkaido and Honshu experiences, where our guests will enjoy photographing Japan's unique wildlife and birds (including the curious snow monkeys!), go to exciting winter festivals, stroll under groves of cherry blossoms and through fields of spring flowers, These expertly crafted Japan tour packages excellent mix of engaging destinations across both islands, including Mount Fuji.

Join our Hokkaido and Beyond - Birding and Wildlife Winter Photography Tour is a 13-day trip to explore fascinating animals you might only see in Japan, like the adorable Japanese macaque - also called "snow monkeys", which can be observed bathing in a natural hot spring. Also enjoy the photo opportunities with the Ezo Red Fox and Ezo deer, the "Tancho" red-crowned crane, Steller's Sea Eagle, Blakiston's Fish Owl, and much more! This tour includes such picture-perfect locations as Mount Fuji and the Fuji Five Lakes, Matsumoto "Black Crow" Castle, UNESCO World Heritage Site Shiretoko Peninsula, Notsuke Peninsula, Nemuro, Lake Furen, and the Kiritappu Wetland.

Our Hokkaido and Beyond - Winter Festivals, Kawazu Cherry Blossoms, and Snow Monkeys Tour is a 13-day tour featuring Hokkaido's fantastic winter snow and ice festivals. This tour includes not one but four of these unforgettable winter events, including the wildly popular Sapporo Snow Festival. This famous Hokkaido festival features massive, unbelieveably detailed creations made entirely of ice and snow. The other three festivals - the Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival, Ashikawa Snow Festival, and the Sounkyo Ice Waterfall Festival - are each spectacular in their own unique way. Many other attractions on this tour also take full advantage of the winter season, including visiting the curious snow monkeys, ice fishing at Lake Akan, and an icebreaker cruise off the coast of Abashiri. But in Kawazu you will enjoy an especially early spring at the Kawazu Cherry Blossom Festival, which celebrates the some of the first cherry blossoms to bloom in the whole country. Other experiences on this tour include a visit to a Kitakitsune Fox Farm, viewing ukiyo-e woodblock prints at the Hokusai Museum, tasting sake at the Otokoyama Sake Brewery, and much more.

The Hokkaido and Beyond - Cherry Blossoms, Baby Blue Eyes, Wisteria, and Fuji Shibazakura is a tour of some of Japan's most beautiful spring flowers. This Japan nature tour features stunning views of cherry blossoms at two Cherry Blossom Festivals: the Aobagaoka Cherry Blossom Festival and the Matsumae Cherry Blossom Festival, where you can see thousands of pretty pale-pink cherry trees.. You will also see an light blue ocean of Nemophila "baby blue eyes" flowers at Hitachi Seaside Park, a vision of lavenders at Farm Tomita in Furano, a vibrant canopy of wisteria at Ashikaga Flower Park, and the vibrant pink "Shibazakura" or phlox moss at Lake Motosu near Mount Fuji. But our guests will also be able to enjoy such charming cultural attractions like making ice cream in Furano, a tour of the Otaru Sushi District, choosing from among the seven different ramen dishes at Ashikawa Ramen Village, an easy, enjoyable taiko drumming lesson at Kuromatsunai, and much more!

Discover Hokkaido and Beyond - the perfect itineraries for people who are looking for a fun tour combining the best seasonal must-sees of Hokkaido with unforgettable experiences in Honshu. Stay in comfortable accommodations and travel by private coach, accompanied by one of our friendly expert guides. Please browse each itinerary for additional information.

Tour Highlights

  • Travel to gorgeous natural and cultural locations across Honshu and Hokkaido.
  • Attend the earliest cherry blossom festival in Japan at Kawazu.
  • Eat fresh sushi in Otaru's Sushi District, and sample different ramen dishes at the Shin-Yokohama Ramen Museum
  • Admire the baby blue eyes of Ibaraki, the great wisteria of Ashikaga, and the Fuji Shibazakura "phlox moss" at Lake Motosu.
  • View adorable snow monkeys, Kitakitsune Red Foxes, and Ezo deer.
  • Photograph the elegant red-crowned crane at Kushiro, and the magnificent Steller's Sea Eagle at Lake Furen.
  • Cruise around the UNESCO Heritage Site Shiretoko Peninsula as you search for local sea birds.
  • Discover spectacular snow creations at the Sapporo Snow Festival, and attend 3 other Hokkaido festivals.
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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.

Ultra-Deluxe Small Group Tours

Tour Japan with the finest accommodations and experiences in groups of 2 to 6 people.

Enjoy more than just sightseeing. These tours will allow you to eat in small local restaurants, visit hidden gems, stay at hotels with limited occupancy, take part in activities available only to small groups, and enjoy more interaction with your tour guides. Ultra-Deluxe small group tours are the ultimate way to visit Japan with hand-picked, top hotels and ryokans (traditional inns) to relax in. Select from a unique range of luxurious cultural experiences that are limited to smaller groups, which is why the maximum group size is 6 guests.

Japan Walking Tours

Travel Japan more flexibly in groups of 10 to 16 people using public transportation.

These tours allow you to enjoy Japanese culture firsthand in the intimacy of a small group. The maximum group size is 12 guests, which enables you to travel by public transportation, such as by train, subway, taxi, ferry or local bus. Walking the streets and taking the local trains will allow you to interact more with the locals and appreciate what everyday life in Japan is like. Each city will feature an expert local guide who will be able to share in-depth information on the featured attractions and sites, and provide assistance or recommendations if needed prior to your free time.

Hokkaido & Beyond: Cherry Blossoms, Baby Blue Eyes, 
Wisteria & Fuji Shibazakura

Group Tour | Deluxe          Book Now & Save $100

Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

Hokkaido & Beyond: Cherry Blossoms, Baby Blue Eyes, Wisteria & Fuji Shibazakura
Hokkaido & Beyond: Cherry Blossoms, Baby Blue Eyes, Wisteria & Fuji Shibazakura

13 Days 12 Nights | from US $4998.00

Shiraoi / Noboribetsu / Lake Toya / Hakodate / Matsumae / Mori / Kuromatsunai / Niseko / Otaru / Asahikawa / Biei / Furano / Sapporo / Hitachinaka / Mito / Ashikaga / Karuizawa / Matsumoto / Mt Fuji
Discover Hokkaido's most beautiful cherry blossom viewing spots, followed by an extension to find wisteria, baby blue eyes, shibazakura, and more!

13 Days 12 Nights | from US $4998.00

Shiraoi / Noboribetsu / Lake Toya / Hakodate / Matsumae / Mori / Kuromatsunai / Niseko / Otaru / Asahikawa / Biei / Furano / Sapporo / Hitachinaka / Mito / Ashikaga / Karuizawa / Matsumoto / Mt Fuji
Discover Hokkaido's most beautiful cherry blossom viewing spots, followed by an extension to find wisteria, baby blue eyes, shibazakura, and more!
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Mon. May 1, 2023 Sat. May 13, 2023 US $4998.00 Sapporo Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Wed. May 1, 2024 Mon. May 13, 2024 US $4998.00 Sapporo Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Hokkaido & Beyond: Winter Festivals, Kawazu Cherry 
Blossoms & Snow Monkeys

Group Tour | Deluxe          Book Now & Save $100

Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

Hokkaido & Beyond: Winter Festivals, Kawazu Cherry Blossoms & Snow Monkeys
Hokkaido & Beyond: Winter Festivals, Kawazu Cherry Blossoms & Snow Monkeys

13 Days 12 Nights | from US $4998.00

Shiraoi / Lake Shikotsu / Sapporo / Otaru / Asahikawa / Sounkyo / Kitami / Abashiri / Lake Tofutsu / Lake Akan / Kushiro/ Yokohama / Kawazu / Mt Fuji / Matsumoto / Yudanaka / Obuse / Nagano
Experience the incredible Snow Festivals of Hokkaido, followed by an extension which includes Kawazu Cherry Blossoms and adorable snow monkeys!

13 Days 12 Nights | from US $4998.00

Shiraoi / Lake Shikotsu / Sapporo / Otaru / Asahikawa / Sounkyo / Kitami / Abashiri / Lake Tofutsu / Lake Akan / Kushiro/ Yokohama / Kawazu / Mt Fuji / Matsumoto / Yudanaka / Obuse / Nagano
Experience the incredible Snow Festivals of Hokkaido, followed by an extension which includes Kawazu Cherry Blossoms and adorable snow monkeys!
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Sun. Feb 5, 2023 Fri. Feb 17, 2023 US $4998.00 Sapporo Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sun. Feb 4, 2024 Fri. Feb 16, 2024 US $4998.00 Sapporo Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Hokkaido & Beyond: Birding & Wildlife Winter Photography 
Tour

Group Tour | Deluxe          Book Now & Save $100

Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

Hokkaido & Beyond: Birding & Wildlife Winter Photography Tour
Hokkaido & Beyond: Birding & Wildlife Winter Photography Tour

13 Days 12 Nights | from US $7398.00 (Limit to 10 guests)

Mt Fuji - Matsumoto - Obuse - Yudanaka Onsen - Tsurui - Lake Kussharo - Mt. Iou - Notsuke Peninsula - Rausu - Aidomari - Nemuro - Lake Furen - Kiritappu Wetland
Discover the stunning birds and wildlife of Fuji Five Lakes, Yudanaka Onsen, Kushiro, Lake Kussharo, and the Shiretoko Peninsula, and view snow monkeys, red-crowned cranes, Blakiston's Fish Owls, and many more.

13 Days 12 Nights | from US $7398.00 (Limit to 10 guests)

Mt Fuji - Matsumoto - Obuse - Yudanaka Onsen - Tsurui - Lake Kussharo - Mt. Iou - Notsuke Peninsula - Rausu - Aidomari - Nemuro - Lake Furen - Kiritappu Wetland
Discover the stunning birds and wildlife of Fuji Five Lakes, Yudanaka Onsen, Kushiro, Lake Kussharo, and the Shiretoko Peninsula, and view snow monkeys, red-crowned cranes, Blakiston's Fish Owls, and many more.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Fri. Feb 17, 2023 Wed. Mar 1, 2023 US $7398.00

Small Group Limited to 10 passengers

Tokyo Kushiro Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Wed. Feb 7, 2024 Mon. Feb 19, 2024 US $7398.00

Small Group Limited to 10 passengers

Tokyo Kushiro Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  

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