Sacred Mountains – UNESCO World Heritage Kumano Kodo Autumn Tour 2017 14 Nights

21st October 4th November 2017   Where do we go – and Why? There are only two UNESCO World Heritage Listed walks. One being “The Way of St. James” in Spain and the other “Kumano Kodo” in Wakayama Prefecture...

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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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JAPAN’S Autumn Leaves, Alps & Ancient Roads Tour 2017 15 Nights

Where do we go – and Why? We will follow the Nakasendo Trail, one of the ancient highways which linked Tokyo with Kyoto during the rule of the Tokugawa Shoguns (1603-1867). Then we will wend our way through the valleys and...

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Luxury Niseko Moiwa 6 nights

Niseko Niseko is regarded as one of Japan’s premier ski resorts due to both the amount and type of powder snow and is fast becoming one of the most popular winter destinations in the world.  With wide open courses, tree...

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Tomamu Resort Family Ski Package 6 nights

Tomamu Ski Resort Tomamu Ski Resort is a luxurious 1000 hectare family ski resort located in Hokkaido, approximately 1 hour (by train) from Sapporo (New Chitose) Airport. Official ski area is 145 hectares with 1 gondola, 7 lifts...

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Hida Local Craftsman Tour

Hida Satoyama Cycling offers guided cycling tours in Hida, Gifu prefecture. This tour provides travelers a rare opportunity to interact with the local culture and people living in the Japanese countryside. You will ride as a...

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Hida Furukawa Cycling Tour

Hida Satoyama Cycling offers guided cycling tours in Hida, Gifu prefecture. (Perfect day trip from Takayama!) This tour provides travelers a rare opportunity to interact with the local culture and people living in the Japanese...

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Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage Route Self Guided 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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Kyoto Walking Tour Kiyomizu Temple and Yasaka Shrine Route

Geometry of this city makes it an ideal place to do a cycling tour. As most of the traditional areas are not accessible by cars or coaches, walking tour allows you to explore the real life of everyday Kyoto. It is a private tour...

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Kyoto Walking Tour Golden Pavilion and Arashiyama Route

Geometry of this city makes it an ideal place to do a cycling tour. As most of the traditional areas are not accessible by cars or coaches, walking tour allows you to explore the real life of everyday Kyoto. It is a private tour...

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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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Private lunch with Apprentice Geisha

Maiko, or apprentice Geisha, are female entertainers and a splendid symbol of Kyoto who wear elegant and intricate traditional dress. They entertain at elite ocha-ya, or “teahouses”, where they sing, dance, and play...

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