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 traditional inn and enjoy a local dinner, make your own instant ramen in Osaka, celebrate the season at local festivals (select departures).
Recharge: Seninburo Hot Spring Visit, HongÅ«. CEO-led city tours of Tokyo. Ninja Temple visit. Nagamachi samurai district walk. Minshuku stay with traditional meals. Orientation walk of Osaka. Instant Ramen Museum visit (Osaka). CEO-led city tour of Kyoto, including entrance to Nijo Castle and Kinkakuji Golden Pavillion. Japan Rail (JR) pass (7 days). 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.