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Essence of Japan: Autumn Leaves Tour 2019 - 10/27, 11/18

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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.

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Experience the culture of Japan at a slower pace with groups of 10 to 18 people.
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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 are ideal for travelers who want more free time to explore their own interests in Japan with the balance of having an escorted tour guide. Go without private coach transportation and opt for using public trains and local buses. Travelers usually stay for at least 2 nights at a destination on a Japan Walking Tour, allowing for a more relaxed and in-depth visit. Your tour guide will give you local advice and tips for things to see and do in your spare time. Experience Japanese culture firsthand with a more flexible itinerary.

Group Tour | Deluxe-Plus       Tour Code: GTU262167

Essence of Japan: Autumn Leaves Tour 2019 - 10/27, 11/18

11 days 10 nights

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from USD $6298.00
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USD $1560.00
See the best of Japan's autumn leaves at famous attractions and rural landscapes with opportunities for cultural experiences.
Smaller Group Departures – Guaranteed a limit of 12 guests are priced from US$6,698 per person.

Take a fall vacation to Japan and make the best of the country’s scarlet-colored autumn leaves. This tour travels to some of Japan’s famous attractions as well as the country’s beautiful rural areas.

Begin your tour in Nikko, a scenic area that is particularly beautiful during the autumn season. Travel along the winding road of Irohazaka before reaching the Kegon Waterfall, one of Japan’s most beautiful waterfalls. Visit the lavishly decorated Toshogu Shrine, a mausoleu... View More

Take a fall vacation to Japan and make the best of the country’s scarlet-colored autumn leaves. This tour travels to some of Japan’s famous attractions as well as the country’s beautiful rural areas.

Begin your tour in Nikko, a scenic area that is particularly beautiful during the autumn season. Travel along the winding road of Irohazaka before reaching the Kegon Waterfall, one of Japan’s most beautiful waterfalls. Visit the lavishly decorated Toshogu Shrine, a mausoleum built for the founder of the Tokugawa Shogun. From there, experience seeing a Shinto ceremony held by a Shinto priest or priestess.

Journey through the most populous city in the world, Tokyo, where our private guides and drivers will help you navigate through the city’s must-see attractions. Visit Tokyo’s historical monuments, fashionable neighborhoods, and diverse shopping districts. Then, head to Hakone for its tasteful open air museum before boarding a pirate ship cruise around Lake Ashi. Afterwards, enjoy an outstanding view of Mt. Fuji from the Komagatake Ropeway.

Make your way to the Mt. Fuji 5th Station for a closer look on Japan’s most famous peak, then travel through the ever-changing scenery of the Japanese Alps to Matsumoto. See the original-standing Matsumoto Castle, whose grounds are well-known for its stunning autumn foliage. Then, spend time at one of Japan’s largest wasabi farms. Spend a day in Takayama, a secluded “old” town that has maintained a traditional atmosphere and unique culture. Next, travel to the quaint village of Shirakwa-go, famous for its UNESCO designated gassho-zukuri architecture. Continue to Kanazawa and stroll through the iconic Kenrokuen Garden, one of Japan’s top three gardens.

Spend two days in the famous city of Kyoto, where you will get to visit the city’s top temples and shrines. You will also have the chance to learn the art of origami, calligraphy, and Ikebana (flower-arrangement) in a traditional wooden townhouse. Our travel group will have the chance to wear a kimono for an entire day, practice Zen meditation in a temple, participate in a traditional green tea ceremony, and enjoy Kyoto cuisine with entertainment by an apprentice geisha (maiko).

Continue your tour to Nara, the heart of Japanese Buddhism. Visit the world-famous Todaiji Temple, home to the 15 meter tall Great Buddha statue. Just outside the temple grounds is the Nara Deer Park, where visitors can greet the freely roaming Sika deer while surrounded by scarlet-colored autumn leaves. Once you reach Osaka you will get to make your own sushi with a professional sushi chef, enjoy a taiko (festival drums) lesson, and visit the notable Osaka Castle.


Destinations

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

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