Japan Winter Highlights
Japan in winter is simply unforgettable. Join this nine-day tour to explore big cities like Tokyo, Kyoto, and Osaka, opt for a day trip to experience the serene beauty of Mt Fuji and roam the iconic geisha district in Kanazawa. Visit the Swiss-like village of Shirakawa-go for a local farmhouse stay and enjoy the traditional onsens (outdoor hot springs) that make winter tours in this country so fun. Make next winter something special in Japan.
Train, public bus, subway, walking.
Hotels (6 nts), traditional inn (2 nts).
Lay eyes on the glitz of Tokyo, combat winter's chill soaking in outdoor onsen spas, sleep in a farmhouse in a snowy village, make your own instant ramen in Osaka, celebrate the season at local festivals (select departures).
CEO-led city tours of Tokyo and Kanazawa. Ninja Temple visit. Minshuku stay with traditional meals. Onsen options. Orientation walk of Osaka. Instant Ramen Museum visit (Osaka). CEO-led city tour of Kyoto, including entrance to Nijo Castle and Kinkakuji Golden Pavillion. Transport to/from all included activities and between all destinations.
Day 9 Kyoto (1B)
Depart at any time. We highly recommend booking post-accommodation to fully experience this historic city.