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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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The Golden Triangle of Japan

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Tokyo - Hakone - Mt Fuji - Takayama - Shirakawa-go - Kanazawa - Kyoto - Nara - Osaka

7-9 Nights | From US$3098.00

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Join an in-depth exploration of the Honshu island, featuring remote attractions, ancient architecture, and famous landmarks of Tokyo & Kyoto.

For those looking to explore Japan's most popular sites of Tokyo and Kyoto, and also longing to see a more quiet, old-fashioned side of Japan, our Golden Triangle of Japan Tour is perfect for you. Journey through the ultra- modern city of Tokyo, the natural beauty of Mt. Fuji and Hakone, the ancient cities of Kyoto and Nara, and the incredibly preserved old town of Takayama in the Japanese Alps. Most of the travel is done on our private coach, allowing for a hassle-free transfer.
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For those looking to explore Japan's most popular sites of Tokyo and Kyoto, and also longing to see a more quiet, old-fashioned side of Japan, our Golden Triangle of Japan Tour is perfect for you. Journey through the ultra- modern city of Tokyo, the natural beauty of Mt. Fuji and Hakone, the ancient cities of Kyoto and Nara, and the incredibly preserved old town of Takayama in the Japanese Alps. Most of the travel is done on our private coach, allowing for a hassle-free transfer.

Explore the bustling city of Tokyo, visiting famous attractions such as Tokyo Tower and Asakusa Sensoji Temple. Learn to make your own sushi with the guidance of a professional sushi chef. If the season is right, visit Ueno Park in Tokyo to see 1000s of cherry trees, or admire the autumn foliage while also taking in the wonderful views of Mt. Fuji (if weather permits). Visit Kyoto and Nara, both of which were once Japan's capital. You will have exclusive access to the cities’ top gardens, temples, shrines, and specialty shops. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to experience a traditional green tea ceremony hosted by an apprentice geisha (maiko) and watch a kimono fashion show.

During your journey, travel through the remote Japanese Alps, where something special can be seen each season. Takayama is beautifully preserved and has developed its own culture that is unique from the rest of Japan. Visit the charming village of Shirakawa-go, consisting of traditional houses with thatched roofs called Gassho-Zukuri. The beautiful and less traveled city of Kanazawa is home to the Kenrokuen Garden, one of Japan’s top three gardens. With 20 different varieties of cherry blossom trees blooming in spring, it is a truly mesmerizing sight.

We plan our tours based on seasonal attractions with must-see sites in every tour. Select tours will include the Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park during winter or the Takayama Sanno Spring Festival and cherry blossom viewing during spring. For the autumn season, opportunities to see the Takayama Hachiman Autumn Festival and fall foliage is also possible depending on selected tour dates. The Takayama Festivals are considered two of the most beautiful festivals of Japan, with a large parade of 1,000 people. Staged with costumes and music performances, you will feel like you're in 15th Century Japan.

These tours also available in reverse versions (travel from Osaka to Tokyo) during various departure dates. Click on the tours below to learn more about this itinerary and its seasonal changes.

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Tour Highlights

  • Visit the must-see sites of Tokyo and Kyoto, plus the beautiful Japanese Alps.
  • Experience the remote attractions of Kanazawa, Shirakawa-go, and Takayama.
  • Learn how to make sushi with a professional sushi chef.
  • Enjoy a therapeutic bath in a hot springs (onsen) hotel and dine on gourmet kaiseki cuisine.
  • Experience a traditional green tea ceremony hosted by an apprentice geisha (maiko).
  • Spend a day at Hakone and Mt. Fuji, and ride a shinkansen bullet train for experience.
  • During May, visit the famous Snow Corridor, a 50-foot- high wall of snow
  • Seasonal attractions include snow monkeys, cherry blossoms, autumn leaves, and 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.

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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The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Winter: Snow 
Monkeys

Group Tour | Deluxe          Book Now & Save $100

Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Winter: Snow Monkeys
The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Winter: Snow Monkeys
76 reviews
76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3198.00

Tokyo / Lake Kawaguchi / Matsumoto / Yudanaka / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
The must see sights of Tokyo, Takayama & Kyoto... plus the Snow Monkeys.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3198.00

Tokyo / Lake Kawaguchi / Matsumoto / Yudanaka / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
The must see sights of Tokyo, Takayama & Kyoto... plus the Snow Monkeys.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Tue. Dec 24, 2024 Tue. Dec 31, 2024 US $3298.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Thu. Jan 2, 2025 Thu. Jan 9, 2025 US $3198.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sun. Jan 26, 2025 Sun. Feb 2, 2025 US $3198.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Wed. Dec 24, 2025 Wed. Dec 31, 2025 US $3298.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Fri. Jan 2, 2026 Fri. Jan 9, 2026 US $3198.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Tue. Jan 27, 2026 Tue. Feb 3, 2026 US $3198.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Thu. Dec 24, 2026 Thu. Dec 31, 2026 US $3198.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Spring (Reverse)

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The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Spring (Reverse)
The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Spring (Reverse)
76 reviews
76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3298.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa-go / Takayama / Matsumoto / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
The must see sights of Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Takayama, Shirakawa-go, Kanazawa & Kyoto.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3298.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa-go / Takayama / Matsumoto / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
The must see sights of Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Takayama, Shirakawa-go, Kanazawa & Kyoto.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Sun. Apr 20, 2025 Sun. Apr 27, 2025 US $3298.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sun. Apr 19, 2026 Sun. Apr 26, 2026 US $3298.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Spring

Group Tour | Deluxe          Book Now & Save $100

Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Spring
The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Spring
76 reviews
76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3298.00

Tokyo / Hakone / Mt Fuji / Matsumoto / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
The must see sights of Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Takayama, Shirakawa-go, Kanazawa & Kyoto.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3298.00

Tokyo / Hakone / Mt Fuji / Matsumoto / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
The must see sights of Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Takayama, Shirakawa-go, Kanazawa & Kyoto.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Sat. May 18, 2024 Sat. May 25, 2024 US $3298.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. May 17, 2025 Sat. May 24, 2025 US $3298.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. May 16, 2026 Sat. May 23, 2026 US $3298.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Autumn (Reverse)

Group Tour | Deluxe          Book Now & Save $100

Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Autumn (Reverse)
The Golden Triangle of Japan Tour Autumn (Reverse)
76 reviews
76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3298.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa-go / Takayama / Matsumoto / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
Experience both modern and traditional culture in Tokyo, Kyoto, Shirakawa-go, Takayama & Kanazawa.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3298.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa-go / Takayama / Matsumoto / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
Experience both modern and traditional culture in Tokyo, Kyoto, Shirakawa-go, Takayama & Kanazawa.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Mon. Sep 9, 2024 Mon. Sep 16, 2024 US $3298.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
The Golden Triangle of Japan: Autumn Leaves Tour

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Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

The Golden Triangle of Japan: Autumn Leaves Tour
The Golden Triangle of Japan: Autumn Leaves Tour
76 reviews
76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3398.00

Tokyo / Hakone / Mt Fuji / Matsumoto / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
The must see sights of Tokyo, Takayama & Kyoto... plus the beautiful autumn leaves.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3398.00

Tokyo / Hakone / Mt Fuji / Matsumoto / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
The must see sights of Tokyo, Takayama & Kyoto... plus the beautiful autumn leaves.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Sat. Oct 26, 2024 Sat. Nov 2, 2024 US $3398.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. Nov 1, 2025 Sat. Nov 8, 2025 US $3398.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. Oct 31, 2026 Sat. Nov 7, 2026 US $3398.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
The Golden Triangle of Japan: Autumn Leaves & Cherry 
Blossoms

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The Golden Triangle of Japan: Autumn Leaves & Cherry Blossoms
The Golden Triangle of Japan: Autumn Leaves & Cherry Blossoms
76 reviews
76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3398.00

Tokyo / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Obara / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
Explore the must see sights of Tokyo, Takayama & Kyoto...plus enjoy the Obara Shikizakura Festival, where fall foliage and cherry blossoms appear at the same time.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3398.00

Tokyo / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Obara / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
Explore the must see sights of Tokyo, Takayama & Kyoto...plus enjoy the Obara Shikizakura Festival, where fall foliage and cherry blossoms appear at the same time.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Sun. Nov 10, 2024 Sun. Nov 17, 2024 US $3398.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. Nov 16, 2024 Sat. Nov 23, 2024 US $3398.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sun. Nov 9, 2025 Sun. Nov 16, 2025 US $3398.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. Nov 15, 2025 Sat. Nov 22, 2025 US $3398.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sun. Nov 15, 2026 Sun. Nov 22, 2026 US $3398.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. Nov 21, 2026 Sat. Nov 28, 2026 US $3398.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
The Golden Triangle of Japan (Reverse): Cherry 
Blossom Tour

Group Tour | Deluxe          Book Now & Save $100

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The Golden Triangle of Japan (Reverse): Cherry Blossom Tour
The Golden Triangle of Japan (Reverse): Cherry Blossom Tour
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76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3498.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa-go / Takayama / Matsumoto / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
Experience both modern and traditional culture in Tokyo, Kyoto, Takayama & Kanazawa during Japan's cherry blossom season.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3498.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa-go / Takayama / Matsumoto / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
Experience both modern and traditional culture in Tokyo, Kyoto, Takayama & Kanazawa during Japan's cherry blossom season.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Tue. Apr 1, 2025 Tue. Apr 8, 2025 US $3498.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Tue. Mar 31, 2026 Tue. Apr 7, 2026 US $3498.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
The Golden Triangle of Japan: Cherry Blossom Tour

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Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

The Golden Triangle of Japan: Cherry Blossom Tour
The Golden Triangle of Japan: Cherry Blossom Tour
76 reviews
76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3498.00

Tokyo / Hakone / Mt Fuji / Matsumoto / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
Indulge in Japanese culture and visit the "must see" sites of Tokyo, Kyoto, Takayama & Kanazawa during the cherry blossom season.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3498.00

Tokyo / Hakone / Mt Fuji / Matsumoto / Takayama / Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa / Kyoto / Nara / Osaka
Indulge in Japanese culture and visit the "must see" sites of Tokyo, Kyoto, Takayama & Kanazawa during the cherry blossom season.
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Mon. Mar 17, 2025 Mon. Mar 24, 2025 US $3498.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sun. Mar 23, 2025 Sun. Mar 30, 2025 US $3498.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. Mar 29, 2025 Sat. Apr 5, 2025 US $3498.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sun. Apr 6, 2025 Sun. Apr 13, 2025 US $3498.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sun. Mar 15, 2026 Sun. Mar 22, 2026 US $3498.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sun. Mar 22, 2026 Sun. Mar 29, 2026 US $3498.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. Mar 28, 2026 Sat. Apr 4, 2026 US $3498.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. Apr 4, 2026 Sat. Apr 11, 2026 US $3498.00 Tokyo Osaka Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
The Golden Triangle of Japan (Reverse): Takayama 
Spring Festival & Cherry Blossoms

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The Golden Triangle of Japan (Reverse): Takayama Spring Festival & Cherry Blossoms
The Golden Triangle of Japan (Reverse): Takayama Spring Festival & Cherry Blossoms
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76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3498.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa- go / Takayama / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
Tour the most popular attractions of Tokyo & Kyoto, explore the rural areas of Japan, and attend the Takayama Spring Festival.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3498.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa- go / Takayama / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
Tour the most popular attractions of Tokyo & Kyoto, explore the rural areas of Japan, and attend the Takayama Spring Festival.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Fri. Apr 11, 2025 Fri. Apr 18, 2025 US $3498.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Sat. Apr 11, 2026 Sat. Apr 18, 2026 US $3498.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
The Golden Triangle of Japan (Reverse): Takayama 
Autumn Festival Tour

Group Tour | Deluxe          Book Now & Save $100

Group Tour | Deluxe    Book Now & Save $100

The Golden Triangle of Japan (Reverse): Takayama Autumn Festival Tour
The Golden Triangle of Japan (Reverse): Takayama Autumn Festival Tour
76 reviews
76 reviews

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3498.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa-go / Takayama / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
Tour the most popular attractions of Tokyo & Kyoto, explore the rural areas of Japan, and attend the Takayama Autumn Festival.

8 Days 7 Nights | from US $3498.00

Nara / Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawa-go / Takayama / Mt Fuji / Hakone / Tokyo
Tour the most popular attractions of Tokyo & Kyoto, explore the rural areas of Japan, and attend the Takayama Autumn Festival.
Start Date End Date Twin/Triple Start City End City Style Compare Status
Sun. Oct 6, 2024 Sun. Oct 13, 2024 US $3498.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Mon. Oct 6, 2025 Mon. Oct 13, 2025 US $3498.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
Tue. Oct 6, 2026 Tue. Oct 13, 2026 US $3498.00 Osaka Tokyo Deluxe Save this tour Book Now  
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