Home to a unique heritage and rich, natural beauty, Japan is one of Asia’s most enthralling countries. On a holiday to Japan you’ll find a dynamic culture that effortlessly and intriguingly combines the ultra-modern and pop culture trends with deeply traditional values and a reverence of the past, something that is best displayed in the islands of imperial treasures and tranquil temples marooned amongst futuristic cities like Tokyo. Head out into the country though, and you’ll find another world, be it in the shadow of Mount Fuji or amongst the peaks of Koyasan. The people are welcoming, the cuisine divine, the landscapes second to none, the culture rich – what more could a traveller want on their holiday in Japan?
Immerse yourself in the unique and fascinating culture of Japan. Encompassing the essentials with futuristic cities, imperial heritage and magnificent nature, this tour incorporates a number of experiences that give your holiday a truly authentic edge.
Japan is a country of captivating contrasts, where ancient gods rub shoulders with modern technology, skyscrapers give way to lush paddy fields and bustling crowds disperse into the tranquillity of a classical garden. This tour is the perfect introduction to this fascinating archipelago.
Traditional versus modern, nature versus urban – Japan is a land of contrasts. This exhilarating tour encompasses it all, delving deeper into Japan's rich past, present and future, covering robot restaurants to tranquil temples to potent saké and all that's in-between
Time difference: GMT +9 hours
Flight time: Approx. 11.5 hours
Visa required: No
Recommended airlines: British Airways, Finnair, Air China, Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways, Emirates, Air France, Singapore Airlines.
This city has an incredible 17 UNESCO-listed historical monuments, including the enchanting Kinkakuji Temple.
A city with a tragic past has been reborn with a wonderful laidback vibe and a sunny temperament.
Japan’s capital is a city forever pushing boundaries, mixing absolute modernity with a rich heritage.
With its perfectly proportioned cone, Mount Fuji is an inspiring sight, and the iconic image of Japan.
This atmospheric valley is the heart of Japan’s Buddhist faith and a spectacular place to explore.
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