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|Nov 22nd 2020||Shades of Autumn Tour 2020||$6,290||
Colourful autumn leaves are to the Japanese autumn what cherry blossoms are to spring. Viewing autumn leaves has been a popular pastime in Japan for centuries. Join us in a colourful journey through modern and traditional Japan. On the Shades of Autumn Tour you will view magnificent autumn foliage in some of the most famous gardens, temples, shrines,† and nature spots in Japan.
|https://www.actoursjapan.com/||p5001_7000||Autumn_Leaves,Culture,Escorted,Festivals,Food,Hot_Springs,Nature,Photography,Special_Interest,Walking,,,,,||A&C Tours Japan|
|Jan 26th 2021||Winter Wonders Tour 2021||$5,390||
Japan is famous for the beauty of its four distinct seasons, and winter is perhaps the most sublime. Winter is also arguably the best time of the year to visit Japan for culinary travelers.† Join us on a sparkling journey through Japan's winter wonderland!
|https://www.actoursjapan.com/||p5001_7000||Culture,Escorted,Festivals,Food,Hot_Springs,Nature,Photography,Ryokan_Stay,Ski,Special_Interest,Walking,,,,||A&C Tours Japan|
|Apr 12th 2021||Spring Sakura Tour 2021||$6,290||
The cherry blossoms, known in Japan as "sakura", are only usually in full bloom for around one week each year. After the period of full bloom, the small, round shaped flowers start to flutter gracefully from their trees. The blossoms are said to be the most beautiful in this final stage as the white and pink petals float to the ground. The timing of the Spring Sakura Tour will allow you to experience the various different stages of the life of the cherry blossom.
|https://www.actoursjapan.com/||p5001_7000||Cherry_Blossoms,Culture,Escorted,Festivals,Food,Hot_Springs,Nature,Photography,Ryokan_Stay,Walking,,,,,||A&C Tours Japan|
|May 18th, 2021||Classic Japan Tour 2021||$6,090||
If you only had one chance to visit Japan and you wanted to tick all the boxes, then the Classic Japan Tour would be the tour to join. This tour is scheduled in late spring, the perfect time for traveling the length of Japan. Join us on this all-encompassing tour of Japan and travel from Hokkaido in the north to Kyushu in the south.
|http://www.actoursjapan.com||p5001_7000||Arts_and_Crafts,Adventure,Beaches,Cruise,Culture,Escorted,Festivals,Food,Hot_Springs,Nature,Photography,Ryokan_Stay,Special_Interest,Walking,Zen||A&C Tours Japan|
|Jul 24th, 2021||Summer Festivals Tour 2021||$6,240||
Japan comes alive in summer! Summer in Japan is a time for fantastic fireworks displays,†exhilarating festivals, and scenery in its most lush and vibrant state. Most of Japan's biggest†and most famous festivals and fireworks displays are held during the summer months. Summer†is Craig's favourite season in Japan, and this tour is jammed full of his favourite events. Join us on this fully escorted small group tour and experience the summer of a lifetime!
|http://www.actoursjapan.com||p5001_7000||Adventure,Arts_and_Crafts,Beaches,Cruise,Culture,Escorted,Festivals,Food,Hot_Springs,Nature,Photography,Ryokan_Stay,Special_Interest,Walking,Zen||A&C Tours Japan|
|1/02/2021||AIZU AMBASSADOR PROMO||$399||
This special package includes 5 nights accommodation with breakfast and 5 day lift pass staying in Aizu area.
|https://alljapanski.com/locations/aizu-specials/||p_1000||Ski,Adventure,Sports,Hot_Springs,Culture,,,,,,,,,,||All Japan Ski|
|28/02/2021||APPI Early Bird Special||$777||
This Super Early Bird package includes 7 nights accommodation with breakfast and 6 day lift pass staying in Appi resort. This offer end 31 August.
|https://alljapanski.com/rooms/appi-hills-shirakaba-no-mori/||p_1000||Ski,Adventure,Sports,,,,,,,,,,,,||All Japan Ski|
This special package includes 7 nights accommodation with breakfast and 6 day lift pass staying in Shiga Kogen Prince Hotel. Booked by 31 October.
|https://alljapanski.com/rooms/shiga-kogen-prince-hotel/||p_1000||Ski,Adventure,Sports,,,,,,,,,,,,||All Japan Ski|
|1/03/2021||Kiroro Early Bird Special||$1,170||
This special package includes 7 nights accommodation with breakfast and 6 day lift pass staying in The Kiroro Hokkaido A Tribute Portfolio Hotel. Book by 30 September
|https://alljapanski.com/rooms/the-kiroro-hokkaido-a-tribute-portfolio-hotel/||p1001_2500||Ski,Adventure,Sports,,,,,,,,,,,,||All Japan Ski|
|1/03/2021||Niseko Early Bird Special||$1,344||
This special package includes 7 nights accommodation and 6 day All Mountain Lift Pass staying at Shinsetsu in a three bedroom apartment (six share). Book by 31 August
|https://alljapanski.com/rooms/shinsetsu/||p1001_2500||Ski,Adventure,Sports,,,,,,,,,,,,||All Japan Ski|
|Regular monthly departures (land only)||Japan Unrivalled 13 days||$5,050||
ëJapan Unrivalledí is the perfect mix of culture, iconic sights and chill out time. Travel with a Contiki Trip Manager & Local guide team for 13 nights, uncovering all the Japanese hot spots with some lesser known gems. Experience a Buddhist ceremony, tour the Tsukiji Fish Markets or chill outÖ
|10-29 November 2020 (land only)||Untouched Japan (20 days)||$11,480||
Get off the tourist track. This escorted upmarket small group tour will take you to less crowded places to experience traditions, history & nature of Shikoku & Kyushu Islands.
Phone Olivia 1300 739 330 or Mayumi 03 9886 6271 & discover Japan that is not included in other tours.
|http://www.toursgallery.com||p7001_||Adventure,Arts_and_Crafts,Autumn_Leaves,Beaches,Escorted,Hot_Springs,Nature,Ryokan_Stay,Walking,,,,,,||Destination Management - Toursgallery|
|6/05/2021||2021 Japan’s “Splendours of Shikoku” Spring Tour including Tokyo, Kyoto and Hiroshima 15 Nights||$8,825||
The word “Shikoku” means 4 countries. It is also the birthplace of the most revered monk and scholar Kukai who was the founder of the Shingon Sect of Esoteric Buddhism. Shikoku is connected to the mainland of Honshu by the Seto Ohashi Bridge that span five
|24/03/2021||2021 Japan’s Sacred Mountains UNESCO World Heritage Cherry Blossom Tour 14 Nights||$6,630||
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 Kumano Tourism Bureau and Tourismo de Santiago de Compostela signed a Partnership Cities Agreement to promote and preserve the unique UNESCO World Heritage Pilgrimage Routes of Kumano Kodo and the Way of St. James. They are the pilgrimages of the Rising and the Setting Sun. By completing one of the options for both the Kumano Kodo and the Way of St. James (Camino de Santiago) and registering at a designated site, one can become a “Dual Pilgrim”. 2015 was a very significant year as it marked the 1200th Anniversary of the establishment of Koyasan. Until 1873 women were not permitted to enter this sacred and spiritual area of Koyasan.
|28-Mar-21||2021 Small Group 14 Day Japanese Culture & Cherry Blossom Delights||$7,559||
Tour highlights: Observe Tokyo from the new Shibuya Sky Observatory. Be in awe of Japanese textiles at Kubota Itchiku Museum. Experience a Miso Factory & Sake Brewery. Explore one of Japans top 3 gardens ìKenroku-enî. Learn new Kitchen skills with a Japanese cooking class. View Cherry Blossoms while walking the Philosophers path.
|https://www.traveljapan.com.au/packages-view/2021-small-group-14-day-japanese-culture-amp-3983||p7001_||Cherry_Blossoms,Culture,Escorted,Food,,,,,,,,,,,||H.I.S. Australia Pty Ltd|
|24-Apr-21||2021 Small Group 9 Day Cherry Blossom of Northern Japan||$6,399||
Tour highlights : Wisteria & Azaleas at Ashikaga Flower Park. Experience Unique Buddhism at World Heritage Hiraizumi. Kakunodate & Hirosaki Cherry Blossom Festivals. See hot spring monkeys in Hakodate. Experience the Shinkansen travel 240m below sea level. Taste "Sapporo Classic Beer" only available in Hokkaido.
|https://www.traveljapan.com.au/packages-view/2021-small-group-9-day-cherry-blossom-of-northern-3979||p5001_7000||Cherry_Blossoms,Culture,Escorted,Hot_Springs,,,,,,,,,,,||H.I.S. Australia Pty Ltd|
|23-Nov-20||2020 Small Group 9 Day Japan Ultimate Autumn Explorer||$5,999||
Tour highlights : Wonder through Kuromon Food Market in Osaka. View Bonsai at the Bonsai Centre in Takamatsu. Experience making Japanese Udon Noodles. Visit Benesse Art Museum at Naoshima. Explore one of Japans top 3 gardens ìKorakuenî. Learn the art of Japanese Calligraphy in Kyoto.
|https://www.traveljapan.com.au/packages-view/2020-small-group-9-day-japan-ultimate-autumn-3975||p5001_7000||Autumn_Leaves,Culture,Escorted,Food,Arts_and_Crafts,,,,,,,,,,||H.I.S. Australia Pty Ltd|
|28-Sep-20||2020 Small Group 9 Day Secluded Wonders of Kyushu||$4,299||
Tour highlights : Watch the process of porcelain at Kilns in Arita.†Discover the abandoned battleship island†"Gunkanjima". Learn the history behind the Unzen Jigoku Hells.†Be in awe of an active volcano Mt. Aso.†Visit the famous power spot of Takachiho Gorge.†Experience the unique sand bath of Beppu.
|https://www.traveljapan.com.au/packages-view/2020-small-group-9-day-secluded-wonders-of-kyushu-3984||p2501_5000||Escorted,Culture,Arts_and_Crafts,Nature,Hot_Springs,,,,,,,,,,||H.I.S. Australia Pty Ltd|
|Blackout dates: 15-24 Feb 2021||2020-21 Super Early Bird ñ Shiga Ski Package ñ Prince Hotel South Building||$649||
Super Early Bird Deal : Stay 7 Pay 4 (3 nights FREE!)†
|https://www.travelsnow.com.au/package-view/2020-21-super-early-bird-shiga-ski-package-prince-2572||p_1000||Ski,,,,,,,,,,,,,,||H.I.S. Australia Pty Ltd|
|Any day you choose||World Heritage 15 day private escorted tour of Japan||$6,250||
Travel by coach bus train and the shinkansen as you see the major World Heritage sights of Japan. Your private guide takes you to modern megacities and historical towns. Experience the ancient traditions and culture that Japan is famous for. You can customise this itinerary to suit your wishes.
|Available all year round (Alpine route,† Kurobe Gorge Train not open during winter)||Dynamic Central Japan - 14 days||$2,468||
Be captivated by the dynamic nature of Mt Tateyama as you venture across the scenic Kurobe Alpine Route. Visit the fascinating historic castle towns of Kanazawa, Hikone and Omi-Hachiman.
The Alpine Route is only open from Spring to Autumn.
|Departs Daily (land-only)||Jewels of Japan 14 Days||$2,985||
This package includes many of the must-see spectacles of Japan and is ideal for first visitors. The super modern city Tokyo, the rich culture and history of Kyoto and Hiroshima, the tradition and nature in Takayama, and the icon of Japan, Mt Fuji, all rolled into one!
|Mid-March to early April||Cherry Blossom Japan 14 days||$3,222||
Visit some of Japanís renowned cherry blossom viewing locations in addition to the must-see spectacles of Japan. Experience the hustle and bustle of modern Tokyo, the rich culture and history of Kyoto and Hiroshima, the tradition and nature in Takayama, and the icon of Japan, Mt Fuji, in combination withÖ
|09th November 2020 - 25th November 2020||World Heritage and Kumano Kodo Autumn Tour 2020||$7,850||
Autumn colours, hot springs, outstanding food, stays in Japanís most popular cities of Tokyo and Kyoto coupled with walking in the footsteps of the ancient pilgrims will revitalise any person seeking a tour offering unrivalled beauty where you will gain an understanding of both historical and contemporary Japan.
|18th March - 27th March 2021||Cherry Blossom Trail & Last Samurai Tour of Kyushu 2021||$8,000||
On this unforgettable tour youíll enjoy the colours, culture and creative history of Japan. This tour takes you from serene gardens bursting with cherry blossoms to geological wonders of natural beauty.
|24th March - 04 April 2021||Classic Cherry Blossom Tour 2021||$7,499||
Japanís cherry blossom season ñ or sakura ñ is stunningly beautiful ñ even if brief! All over Japan, people gather together in hanami festivals celebrating the return of spring and its exquisite beauty. This is the ideal tour if youíre new to Japan. Youíll be immersed in the most popular season while enjoying all the modern delights and traditional treasures Japan offers. Scenic train rides, UNESCO World Heritage sites, bustling cities, unforgettable shopping and sumptuous dining, even a relaxing soak in a soothing bath ñ the Classic Cherry Blossom Tour has it all!
|10th October - 21st October 2021||Nakasendo & Kamikochi Trekking Tour||$7,399||
If you love to experience the great outdoors on your travels while soaking up the history and culture of new destinations, then our Nakasendo & Kamikochi Trekking Tour is for you. We walk a section of the historically important Nakasendo Route, which is one of five main ìhighwayî routes that connected regional areas of Japan to the capital during the Edo period. The Nakasendo, however, was a popular route for samurai, pilgrims, merchants and also the daughters of nobles destined to marry in the capital, so was also known as the hime-kaido or ìPrincess Road.î Youíll stay in 300-year-old traditional inns, learn about the amazing history from locals and our expert guides, rejuvenate in the onsen baths each night and delight in locally grown produce that is transformed into mouth-watering Japanese cuisine.
|02nd November - 18th November 2021||The Great Train Journey of Japan Autumn 2021||$7,800||
Japanís railway history is steeped in a rich history of conflict and tradition, spurred on by the Westís bold demands for trade. Their first steam engine emerged from a crucible of internal revolution and cooperation with the West, joining Yokohama to Tokyo by rail before 1900.
|16-Mar-20||Kyushu Land of Fire: Japan's next big destination 8 Days||$4,282||
Kyushu offers a diverse landscape and unrivalled natural beauty in the form of hot springs, volcanoes, forests, mountains and beaches. On this 8 day small group tour, you will experience several authentic ryokan and hot springs, the beautiful scenery of Takachiho Gorge, the Hells of Unzen, and Mt. Aso (to name a few!), the bustling cities of Fukuoka and Nagasaki, local Kyushu food specialties, and cultural activities such as kimono fitting, tea brewing and a rickshaw ride.
|Frequent departures||From Tokyo to Kyoto: 9 Day Package||$3,595||
This semi-guided package is a combination of accommodation, some meals, day tours with English-speaking guides, transportation, and English-speaking assistants to help you to and from train stations! It will make getting around Japan hassle-free and you will be able to see the many sights of Japan with a guide while also having free time. Some highlights include Tokyo Skytree & the Asakusa area, the Great Buddha and a tea ceremony in Kamakura, a visit to Mt. Fuji and a night in a hotel or ryokan in Hakone, the World Heritage listed Shirakawago, the quaint city of Takayama, Kenrokuen garden in Kanazawa and the Golden Pavillion in Kyoto!
|March, April, May & June 2021 departures available||Discover Japan 14 Days||$7,740||
Our 14 day fully escorted tour visits the must-see sightseeing spots in Japan. You will travel by coach, local trains and bullet train with your English-speaking guide. The highlights of this tour include the modern cities of Tokyo and Osaka, the peaceful countryside of Takayama and World Heritage Listed Shirakawago, one of the top 3 gardens in Japan (Kenrokuen) in Kanazawa, World Heritage Listed Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima, Itsukushima Shrine on Miyajima Island, Himeji Castle, and the ancient city of Kyoto!
|March through to November departures available||Nakasendo Trail 12 Days||$7,220||
From Tokyo, you will walk the Nakasendo Trail in this small–group guided tour. You will spend 4 days walking the historic trail, visiting the villages of Narai, Tsumago and Magome and staying in traditional ryokans much like samurai, merchants, and travellers did during the Edo period.
|Daily||Glamping in Kawaguchiko – HOSHINOYA Fuji||$894||
HOSHINOYA Fuji over looks Lake Kawaguchi, near Mt Fuji. It is a beautiful resort that is intimate, hidden from the world by a pristine red pine forest and mountain mists, while also opening up to offer expansive vistas that can be viewed from the comfort of your own cabin. All the pleasures associated with camping are offered throughout the premises and can be enjoyed at your leisure.
|Selected Saturdays from March - November 2020 (land-only)||Tokyo to Takayama 13 days||$7,695||
Soak up the spectacular scenery of Hakone and the culture of Kyoto. Visit Hiroshimaís poignant Peace Park see Miyajimaís iconic Torii Gate and explore Takayama in the heart of the Hida Mountains. All this and more on this tour which starts and ends in Japanís cutting edge capital.
|https://www.onthegotours.com/Japan/Tokyo-to-Takayama-13-days||p7001_||Adventure,Autumn_Leaves,Culture,Escorted,Food,,Nature,Photography,Ryokan_Stay,Special_Interest,Temple_Stay,Walking,Zen,,||On The Go Tours|
|Selected Saturdays from March - November 2020 (land-only)||Land of the Samurai 12 days||$7,395||
Wing your way into Tokyo and out of Osaka on this 12 day Japanese adventure taking in the scenic splendours of Hakone and Miyajima Island, the cultural delights of Kyoto and the history of Hiroshima.
|https://www.onthegotours.com/Japan/Land-of-the-Samurai-12-days||p7001_||Adventure,Autumn_Leaves,Culture,Escorted,Festivals,Food,Nature,Photography,Ryokan_Stay,Special_Interest,Temple_Stay,Walking,Zen,,||On The Go Tours|
|Selected Saturdays from March - November 2020 (land-only)||Best of Japan 8 days||$4,695||
From the neon-lit streets and glimmering skyscrapers of Tokyo to the age-old temples and shrines of Kyoto, taking in the scenic delights of Hakone en route, discover the highlights of Japan in just 8 days.
|https://www.onthegotours.com/Japan/Best-of-Japan-8-days||p2501_5000||Adventure,Autumn_Leaves,Cherry_Blossoms,Culture,Escorted,Festivals,Food,Nature,Photography,Ryokan_Stay,Special_Interest,Temple_Stay,Walking,Zen,||On The Go Tours|
|Flexible departure dates (land only, independent travel)||Tokyo Short Stay||$740||
Enjoy a full-day of touring with a local guide utilising Tokyoís super-efficient metro system. See Tokyoís most famous upmarket shopping and dining district. Adjoining is the Imperial Palace, the main residence of the Emperor.
|https://www.wendywutours.com.au/japan/tours/tokyo-short-stay.htm?utm_medium=DealsLink&utm_campaign=2016&utm_content=tokyoshortstay&utm_source=JNTO%20||p_1000||Autumn_Leaves,Cherry_Blossoms,Culture,Walking,,,,,,,,,,,||Wendy Wu Tours|
|Flexible departure dates (land only, independent travel)||Japan Impressions||$2,290||
Japanís three best-known cities will certainly leave you with lasting impressions as you travel between skyscrapers and shrines by Shinkansen (bullet-train). The bustling life in Tokyo provides a sharp, yet complementary contrast with the traditions and temples of Kyoto. See Osakaís architecture beautifully framed by cherry blossoms if you time your trip right.
|https://www.wendywutours.com.au/japan/tours/japan-impressions.htm?utm_medium=DealsLink&utm_campaign=2016&utm_content=japanimpressions&utm_source=JNTO||p1001_2500||Autumn_Leaves,Cherry_Blossoms,Culture,Walking,Walking,,,,,,,,,,||Wendy Wu Tours|