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Japan Golf Experience Golfing Japan's Golden Route


Golfing across Japan offers a unique blend of stunning courses, delicious local flavors, friendly faces, and a glimpse into Japan's vibrant culture. With over 2,000 courses and year-round golf, combined with a comprehensive flight and shinkansen network, Japan is quickly becoming a global golf tourism hotspot.

In this trip, we're taking a leisurely tour along ‘Japan's Golfing Golden Route,’ starting in Fukuoka, winding our way through Kobe, Shizuoka, and ending in Tochigi. Join us as we explore diverse golfing scenes, savor local cuisines, and immerse ourselves in the culture at each stop along this delightful journey.

Highlights of the Journey

  • Fukuoka
    Starting in the southwestern most of Japan’s main islands, Kyushu has a mostly subtropical climate and is known for its beaches and natural hot springs. Immerse yourself in two distinct and remarkable golf courses, indulge in delectable seafood, and enjoy sightseeing adventures by boat in Fukuoka's most picturesque region.

  • Kobe
    The origins of Japanese golf can be traced here, with the first course in Japan being created in Kobe in 1901. On this trip, delve into the culture and tradition of the esteemed Arima Royal Golf Club, while also discovering locally produced delights that have gained international acclaim.

  • Shizuoka
    Located right in between Tokyo and Osaka, Shizuoka has many amazing experiences to offer, and of course the awe-inspiring Mt. Fuji. Join us as we tee off at the world-renowned Kawana Hotel Fuji Golf Course, regarded by many as a top 100 course globally, and a bucket-list course.

  • Tochigi
    Just an hour north of Tokyo by Shinkansen lies Tochigi Prefecture, boasting more than 100 golf courses and an amazing concentration of heritage sites. Prepare for an unforgettable journey blending golfing excellence with rich cultural experiences. Indulge your taste buds with exquisite culinary delights, while being captivated by the sheer magnificence of world heritage temples and breathtaking waterfalls.


  • I enjoyed other amazing parts of Japan, including the specialties for different areas. Golf courses are amazing, and the food is delicious. I enjoyed browsing through the shops. This was a trip where I could see a completely different part of Japan, with all its specialties. (J.P. / Germany)

  • The choice of hotels was good, and the restaurants selected were even better. It was a magical experience, where one highlight followed another. (K.P. / Switzerland)

  • I now know how beautiful Japan is in terms of its people, history, culture and food. I consider it a must do for travelers now! (O.C. / USA)

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