Wandering the Back Roads of Traditional Japan

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$7890*pp twin share


17 days
Departing Tasmania 14 May 2018
Escorted from Tokyo by Tamami Bullock
$7890*pp twin share
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Experience the spirit of Japan on this easy walking tour of regional Japan, including a traditional Japanese Homestay and incredible contrasts between deep tradition and bustling modernity.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE…

  • Explore the excitement of Shinjuku, Tokyo’s entertainment, business and shopping area
  • Walk “Nakasendo” one of the five routes of the Edo period (1603 – 1868)
  • Visit the Shirakawa-go, a UNESCO World Heritage Listed village, showcasing the building style known as gasshozukuri
  • Admire the charming town of Takayama
  • Venture through stunning areas of the Japanese Alps
  • Bathe in traditional relaxing Onsen
  • Learn to cook traditional Japanese dishes including Sushi and Soba Noodles
  • Experience Japanese life in traditional Japanese Homestay accommodation

Download the full itinerary here!