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CHUBU

River Cruise

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CHUBU

Noto Peninsula Cultural Cycling

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SETOUCHI

Chinka Bridge of Shimanto River

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SETOUCHI

SUP in Niyodo River

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KANSAI

Kinosaki Onsen

SPRING

Recommended Spring Experiences in Japan

Experience Edo-era life in a Japanese storehouse-mansion
CHUBU

Experience Edo-era life in a Japanese storehouse-mansion

Threading through Kanazawa’s handicraft history with Kaga-nui
CHUBU

Threading through Kanazawa’s handicraft history with Kaga-nui

From machiya to markets, explore Kanazawa’s food culture
CHUBU

From machiya to markets, explore Kanazawa’s food culture

Strawberries, seaside, and sandbars
KYUSHU

Strawberries, seaside, and sandbars

Experience the art of ninjutsu in Iga City, birthplace of ninja warriors
KANSAI

Experience the art of ninjutsu in Iga City, birthplace of ninja warriors

Get in touch with your spiritual self at Ise Shima National Park on two wheels
KANSAI

Get in touch with your spiritual self at Ise Shima National Park on two wheels

Taking the glamping experience one notch higher in Shiga
KANSAI

Taking the glamping experience one notch higher in Shiga

Paddle down a gorge studded with oddly-shaped rocks
KANSAI

Paddle down a gorge studded with oddly-shaped rocks

Get a bird’s eye view of Tottori’s ever-changing coastal sand dunes
KANSAI

Get a bird’s eye view of Tottori’s ever-changing coastal sand dunes

Cycle past gorgeous Japanese islands from Hiroshima to Ehime
SETOUCHI

Cycle past gorgeous Japanese islands from Hiroshima to Ehime

The mysterious valley of the hidden Heike warriors
SETOUCHI

The mysterious valley of the hidden Heike warriors

Nature and culture come together on this open-top boat ride
SETOUCHI

Nature and culture come together on this open-top boat ride

The misty hamlets of Japan’s Shangri-la
SETOUCHI

The misty hamlets of Japan’s Shangri-la

Visit an active volcano with one of the world’s largest ancient calderas
KYUSHU

Visit an active volcano with one of the world’s largest ancient calderas

A bird’s eye view of Kumamoto’s volcanic landscape
KYUSHU

A bird’s eye view of Kumamoto’s volcanic landscape

Get up close and personal with Amakusa’s dolphin
KYUSHU

Get up close and personal with Amakusa’s dolphin

Immerse in traditional culture in Hitoyoshi City
KYUSHU

Immerse in traditional culture in Hitoyoshi City

Experience an Adventure Track like no other in Aso
KYUSHU

Experience an Adventure Track like no other in Aso

Yakushima’s window to the past via the forest of ancient giants
KYUSHU

Yakushima’s window to the past via the forest of ancient giants

An intimate encounter with wild dolphins with the dramatic Sakurajima in the backdrop
KYUSHU

An intimate encounter with wild dolphins with the dramatic Sakurajima in the backdrop

The magical place to experience rich, pristine nature of Japan
KYUSHU

The magical place to experience rich, pristine nature of Japan

Explore the rich tradition of farming and fishing in Noto Peninsula
CHUBU

Explore the rich tradition of farming and fishing in Noto Peninsula

Explore the wonders of a castle town on a Horikawa pleasure boat
KANSAI

Explore the wonders of a castle town on a Horikawa pleasure boat

Explore Akiyoshidai’s mysterious, ancient past through its karst formations
SETOUCHI

Explore Akiyoshidai’s mysterious, ancient past through its karst formations

Enjoy a fun downhill cycling tour on Yufudake
KYUSHU

Enjoy a fun downhill cycling tour on Yufudake

Experience traditional pastoral lifestyle in Japan
KYUSHU

Experience traditional pastoral lifestyle in Japan

A spiritual journey in the mountains of Kii Peninsula
KANSAI

A spiritual journey in the mountains of Kii Peninsula

Experience the sacred Kumano Kodo dressed as a pilgrim of the past
KANSAI

Experience the sacred Kumano Kodo dressed as a pilgrim of the past

Savor the beauty and bounty of the Hiroshima sea
SETOUCHI

Savor the beauty and bounty of the Hiroshima sea

Meet the mysterious sea-women of Japan
KANSAI

Meet the mysterious sea-women of Japan

Original accessories from the birthplace of pearl farming in Ise-Shima
KANSAI

Original accessories from the birthplace of pearl farming in Ise-Shima

Traveling like a local in Biwako
KANSAI

Traveling like a local in Biwako

Forge your very own samurai sword in Kyoto
KANSAI

Forge your very own samurai sword in Kyoto

Savor the pinnacle of Kobe beef steak
KANSAI

Savor the pinnacle of Kobe beef steak

Smash your way through roof tiles like a karate master
KANSAI

Smash your way through roof tiles like a karate master

Experience the centuries-old art of artisans in Himeji
KANSAI

Experience the centuries-old art of artisans in Himeji

Weaving through Kojima – Japan’s denim mecca
SETOUCHI

Weaving through Kojima – Japan’s denim mecca

Tokushima comes alive with the music and dance of Awa Odori Festival
SETOUCHI

Tokushima comes alive with the music and dance of Awa Odori Festival

Savor Japanese food culture at the birthplace of Sanuki Udon
SETOUCHI

Savor Japanese food culture at the birthplace of Sanuki Udon

Capture the reflections of sunset on Chichibugahama Beach
SETOUCHI

Capture the reflections of sunset on Chichibugahama Beach

Learn proper worship etiquette at one of Japan’s most important Inari shrines
KYUSHU

Learn proper worship etiquette at one of Japan’s most important Inari shrines

Get fired up over Arita-yaki, Japan’s finest ceramicware
KYUSHU

Get fired up over Arita-yaki, Japan’s finest ceramicware

Stroll through a historic Japanese garden in a kimono
KYUSHU

Stroll through a historic Japanese garden in a kimono

Learn how to make sushi under the guidance of a professional chef
KYUSHU

Learn how to make sushi under the guidance of a professional chef

Feel like a feudal lord of Toyama Castle
CHUBU

Feel like a feudal lord of Toyama Castle

Explore the stunning geisha and samurai neighborhoods of Kanazawa
CHUBU

Explore the stunning geisha and samurai neighborhoods of Kanazawa

Visit a traditional village in the mountains of Gifu Prefecture
CHUBU

Visit a traditional village in the mountains of Gifu Prefecture

Where samurai culture meets the merchants of Kanazawa
CHUBU

Where samurai culture meets the merchants of Kanazawa

Indulge in the famous small-plated soba noodles of Izushi
KANSAI

Indulge in the famous small-plated soba noodles of Izushi

Savor high-quality matcha in Uji, a city revered for green tea
KANSAI

Savor high-quality matcha in Uji, a city revered for green tea

Experience a night of food, fun, and games with Kyoto’s iconic maiko
KANSAI

Experience a night of food, fun, and games with Kyoto’s iconic maiko

Make your own Hagi-yaki pottery in the birthplace of the craft
SETOUCHI

Make your own Hagi-yaki pottery in the birthplace of the craft

Enjoy the perks of walking around Kitsuki in a traditional outfit
KYUSHU

Enjoy the perks of walking around Kitsuki in a traditional outfit

Explore Edo-era charms in the castle town of Kitsuki
KYUSHU

Explore Edo-era charms in the castle town of Kitsuki

A unique experience like Noh other
KYUSHU

A unique experience like Noh other

Experience traditional handicraft with luxurious gold leaf
CHUBU

Experience traditional handicraft with luxurious gold leaf

Visit the deity of Japanese mythology and matchmaking at Izumo Taisha
KANSAI

Visit the deity of Japanese mythology and matchmaking at Izumo Taisha

A glimpse into the action-packed tradition of Yabusame
KYUSHU

A glimpse into the action-packed tradition of Yabusame

See the city, mountains, and bays from the sky
KYUSHU

See the city, mountains, and bays from the sky

The spiritual magatama ornaments of Izumo
KANSAI

The spiritual magatama ornaments of Izumo

Feel the warm hospitality of the Japanese countryside
TOHOKU

Feel the warm hospitality of the Japanese countryside

Paddle across a kaleidoscope of colors
TOHOKU

Paddle across a kaleidoscope of colors

Spiritual awakening through mountain worship
TOHOKU

Spiritual awakening through mountain worship

Winter fun in the Appi Highlands
TOHOKU

Winter fun in the Appi Highlands

Enjoy the high life at Somaro in Sakata City
TOHOKU

Enjoy the high life at Somaro in Sakata City

From cherry blossoms to snow corridors
TOHOKU

From cherry blossoms to snow corridors

The sights and legends of the north
TOHOKU

The sights and legends of the north

A river boat ride and noodle-making experience
TOHOKU

A river boat ride and noodle-making experience

Savor the salty side of culture
TOHOKU

Savor the salty side of culture

Savour the most premium strawberries from Miyagi Prefecture
TOHOKU

Savour the most premium strawberries from Miyagi Prefecture

Meet Japan’s noble breed of dog
TOHOKU

Meet Japan’s noble breed of dog

Warm up with a hotpot specialty of Akita Prefecture
TOHOKU

Warm up with a hotpot specialty of Akita Prefecture

River trekking through primeval beech forests
TOHOKU

River trekking through primeval beech forests

Celebrating the wonderful artistry of the tairyo-bata flag
KANTO

Celebrating the wonderful artistry of the tairyo-bata flag

PHeritage ramen in an old school atmosphere
KANTO

PHeritage ramen in an old school atmosphere

An amphibious tour of Lake Ashinoko
CHUBU

An amphibious tour of Lake Ashinoko

Sip, savour, and study the art of Japanese sake
CHUBU

Sip, savour, and study the art of Japanese sake

When Food and Art collide
KANTO

When Food and Art collide

Experience traditional Japanese culture near Mt. Fuji
CHUBU

Experience traditional Japanese culture near Mt. Fuji

Savor the depth of Japanese tea through a traditional game
CHUBU

Savor the depth of Japanese tea through a traditional game

Savor premium Japanese muskmelons
CHUBU

Savor premium Japanese muskmelons

A rare opportunity to get involved in the sake-brewing process
CHUBU

A rare opportunity to get involved in the sake-brewing process

Where unique architecture and traditional culture collide
CHUBU

Where unique architecture and traditional culture collide

Learn about sake in Nagano Prefecture’s Suwa region
CHUBU

Learn about sake in Nagano Prefecture’s Suwa region

Field to table soba experience in Chino
CHUBU

Field to table soba experience in Chino

Be part of a rural farming community in Chino
CHUBU

Be part of a rural farming community in Chino

A unique tofu from the Yamaura region
CHUBU

A unique tofu from the Yamaura region

Angling for landlocked salmon and char in Tokamachi
CHUBU

Angling for landlocked salmon and char in Tokamachi

An aerial night tour of Tokyo’s metropolis
KANTO

An aerial night tour of Tokyo’s metropolis

A glamping experience with a Scandinavian theme
KANTO

A glamping experience with a Scandinavian theme

A rickshaw ride through history
CHUBU

A rickshaw ride through history

Experience making Niigata’s signature food
CHUBU

Experience making Niigata’s signature food

Kneading noodles with pure water from Mt. Fuji
CHUBU

Kneading noodles with pure water from Mt. Fuji

Learn an ancient swordmaking technique
CHUBU

Learn an ancient swordmaking technique

A ride with a majestic mountain view
CHUBU

A ride with a majestic mountain view

See TOKYO SKYTREE from another angle
KANTO

See TOKYO SKYTREE from another angle

The hidden elegance of Ginza Chazen
KANTO

The hidden elegance of Ginza Chazen

Exploring Aichi from above
CHUBU

Exploring Aichi from above

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