2018 Japan’s “Splendours of Shikoku” Spring Tour 15 Nights

13th – 28th May 2018 Where do we go – and Why? The word “Shikoku” means 4 countries. The Island of Shikoku is divided into 4 Prefectures and is the fourth largest island in Japan. It is also the birthplace of the most...

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2018 Japan’s Enchanting Tohoku’s Cherry Blossom Tour 13 Nights with an Optional Kyoto Extension

16th April – 29th April 2018 Where do we go – and Why? Currently there are 19 UNESCO World Heritage sites in Japan – 15 Cultural sites and 4 Natural sites. On this tour we will visit 4 UNESCO World Heritage Cultural...

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Off the beaten track walking tour Kyoto, Asuka & Kyushu 14 Nights

Start the journey in Kyoto, seeing the former imperial capital and repositories of much of Japan’s cultural heritage. Visits to grand temples and shrines will be balanced with a visit to Asuka, Japan’s first permanent...

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2018 Japan’s Sacred Mountains UNESCO World Heritage Cherry Blossom Tour 14 Nights

Where do we go – and Why? There are only two UNESCO World Heritage Listed pilgrimage walks. One being “The Way of St. James” in Spain and the other “Kumano Kodo” in Wakayama Prefecture Japan. In 2014 Tanabe City...

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Heart of Japan 14 Nights

Steeped in centuries of culinary tradition, Japan is nothing less than a treasure trove of exotic cuisine, potent sake and sweet delights. From Tokyo to Kyoto, our adventure takes us into the heart of Japan, enjoying a...

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Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage Route Tour

The Kumano region is the mountainous southern portion of the Kii Peninsula.   It is a prehistoric sacred site and has been a pilgrimage mecca for over 1000 years.  The Kumano Kodo pilgrimage routes lead to three Grand Shrines...

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