A land of contrasts, Japan is as compelling a destination as almost anywhere on Earth. Switch from electrifying Tokyo and Osaka to the majesty of Mt. Fuji, and compare the high- speed Bullet Train to the calm of Kyoto’s temples and teahouses. In between, savor the cherry tree-coated countryside and delicate cuisine, and explore malls and markets for a taste of everyday life. Plus, consider extending your horizons further than this captivating nation by adding time in Beijing or Hong Kong.
Our Escorted trips feature day-to-day sightseeing tours with local guides who’ll answer questions and provide insight, along with periods of free time for you to explore and relax at leisure.
These tours balance independence and organized touring with regular, locally guided sightseeing trips teamed with free days and evenings that let you venture out alone or take optional excursions.