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Essence of Japan: Takayama Spring Festival & Cherry Blossom Tour 2020 - 4/10

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Group Tour | Deluxe-Plus       Tour Code: GTR2535170     3 reviews

Essence of Japan: Takayama Spring Festival & Cherry Blossom Tour 2020 - 4/10

11 days 10 nights

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from USD $6598.00
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USD $1560.00
Attend the beautiful Takayama Spring Festival, visit the best spots to see cherry blossoms, and indulge in cultural experiences with a maximum group size 18 guests.
Smaller Group Departures – Guaranteed a limit of 12 guests are priced from US$6,898 per person.

This tour combines modern city attractions, historical landmarks, and lesser known areas of Japan in one trip. This itinerary also focuses on seeing Japan’s famous cherry blossoms and experiencing the beautiful Takayama Night Festival.

Start your tour in Nikko, where you will travel along the winding road of Irohzaka before reaching the Kegon Waterfall, one of Japan’s most beautiful waterfalls. Visit the lavishly decorated Toshogu Shrine, a mausoleum built for the founder ... View More

This tour combines modern city attractions, historical landmarks, and lesser known areas of Japan in one trip. This itinerary also focuses on seeing Japan’s famous cherry blossoms and experiencing the beautiful Takayama Night Festival.

Start your tour in Nikko, where you will travel along the winding road of Irohzaka 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.

Tour through the busiest city in Japan, Tokyo, where our private guides and drivers will help you navigate through the city’s top attractions. Visit Tokyo’s historical monuments, fashionable neighborhoods, diverse shopping districts, and the best cherry blossom viewing spots. Then, head to Hakone and check out its open air museum before boarding a pirate ship cruise around Lake Ashi. Afterwards, enjoy an outstanding view of Mt. Fuji from the Komagatake Ropeway.

Get a closer look at Mt. Fuji from its 5th Station, then travel through the ever-changing scenery to Matsumoto. See the original-standing Matsumoto Castle, then spend time at one of Japan’s largest wasabi farms. Spend two nights in Takayama, a secluded “old” town that has maintained a traditional atmosphere and unique culture. Here, you will get to attend the stunning Takayama Spring Festival. Next, travel to the quaint village if Shirakwa-go, famous for its UNESCO designated gassho-zukuri architecture. Head to Kanazawa and stroll through Kenrokuen Garden, one of Japan’s top three gardens.

Spend four nights in Kyoto, where you will get to visit the city’s top temples and shrines. You will also have the chance to learn about origami, calligraphy, and the art of Ikebana. 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). Make your way to Nara and visit the Todaiji Temple, home to the towering Great Buddha statue. Then, see some of the freely roaming Sika deer at Deer Park. In Osaka, you will get to make your own sushi with a professional sushi chef, enjoy a taiko (festival drums) lesson, and a visit to Osaka Castle.


Destinations

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

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