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Imperial Palace Trips & Tours

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Discover Japan tour

50 plus, Cultural, Train & Rail Journeys, Festivals & Special Events

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
12 Days
$ 350 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Japan, Hakone, Hiroshima, Imperial Palace, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Mount Fuji, Osaka, Shirakawa, Tokyo
From
$ 4,199

Highlights

  • Explore historic Imperial Palace (Tokyo)
  • See the majestic Mt. Fuji
  • Visit Hakone National Park
  • Opportunity to see the Shirakawago (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
  • Visit Ancient town in Takayama
  • Sightseeing in Kyoto
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Iconic Japan tour

Cultural, Local Immersion & Homestays

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
12 Days
$ 343 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Japan, Hiroshima, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Nara, Tokyo, Himeji Castle, Imperial Palace, Meiji Shrine
From
$ 4,119

Highlights

  • Explore the modern and traditional sides of japan
  • Relax at a traditional inn
  • Ride a ferry to miyajima to see the famous floating torii
  • Learn the art of meditation from a local monk
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Japan Winter Explorer tour

Cultural

4.5 | Great | 13 Reviews
21 Days
$ 489 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Japan, Hiroshima, Kyoto, Nara, Tokyo, Imperial Palace
From
$ 10,270

Highlights

  • Japan is a year round destination and winter is one of the best times of the year to to experience it. the streets are lit up at night and blanketed in snow, the markets are bustling a piping hot bowl of ramen tastes especially good when it is below zero outside!
  • This trip is a great balance of included activities in each destination and free time for your own choice of options, all backed by a helpful leader to steer you in the right direction of the best experiences.
  • There’s no better way to get around japan than the country’s famous railway system. be impressed by the efficiency and ultra-modernity as you zip from place to place with your included japan rail pass. your leader will organise all the logistics so all you need to worry about is whether to choose ramen or yakitori for dinner.
  • A visit to the hiroshima peace park is a sobering but important experience for understanding the tragedies of japan’s not so distant past.
  • Trace the steps of the geisha around the alleyways of kyoto’s atmospheric gion district and sit down with an apprentice geisha and enjoy some traditional tea and entertainment.
  • Stay in a ryokan (traditional japanese inn) and sample simple home-cooked fare in edo-era takayama, explore local markets and the hida folk village.
  • Stop over in tokyo, one of the most extraordinary capital cities on the planet.
  • There's nothing like watching japanese macaques (snow monkeys) enjoy their hot spring baths in hakodate. you'll get your own chance to experience the tradition of the japanese onsen in many destinations on this itinerary too.
  • Venture far afield to the remote lake akan and appreciate the beauty and fragility of the winter home of endangered cranes.
  • Stroll along the snow covered canals of otaru and try your hand at the local art - kitakarou glass blowing.
  • The sapporo ice and snow festival is world famous for its huge and elaborate sculptures. make sure you get your camera out and have your batteries charged as you will take far more photos than you expected!
  • Warm up after your winter wanderings with visits to some of japan's best-known breweries and whiskey distilleries.
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Explore Japan tour

Cultural

4.5 | Great | 13 Reviews
12 Days
$ 421 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Japan, Hiroshima, Kyoto, Nara, Tokyo, Imperial Palace
From
$ 5,049

Highlights

  • Japan is a year round destination with something in store for every season: cherry blossoms in spring, stunning leaves in autumn and snow and ice in winter.
  • This trip is a great balance of included activities in each destination and free time for your own choice of options, all backed by a helpful leader to steer you in the right direction of the best experiences.
  • There’s no better way to get around japan than the country’s famous railway system. be impressed by the efficiency and ultra-modernity as you zip from place to place with your included 7-day japan rail pass. your leader will organise all the logistics so all you need to worry about is whether to choose ramen or yakitori for dinner.
  • A visit to the hiroshima peace park is a sobering but important experience for understanding the tragedies of japan’s not so distant past.
  • Trace the steps of the geisha around the alleyways of kyoto’s atmospheric gion district and sit down with an apprentice geisha and enjoy some traditional tea and entertainment.
  • Stay in a ryokan (traditional japanese inn) and sample simple home-cooked fare in edo-era takayama, explore local markets, the hida folk village and perhaps stop by a sake brewery.
  • Culminate in tokyo, one of the most extraordinary capital cities on the planet.
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Walking Japan tour

Cultural, Hiking & Walking

4.5 | Great | 15 Reviews
11 Days
$ 509 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Japan, Kyoto, Meiji Shrine, Nara, Tokyo
From
$ 5,595

Highlights

  • Explore the old imperial city of Kyoto, its ancient temples, the Golden Pavilion of Kinkaku-ji, and the Gion Geisha district
  • Walk in the footsteps of shoguns as you follow ancient trade routes through medieval towns, lush valleys, and misty forests
  • Stay at traditional Japanese inns, soak in hot springs, and eat exquisitely prepared, multi-course Japanese meals every night
  • Experience the electric energy of Tokyo and visit some of its oldest sites, including the Imperial Palace and the Grand Meiji Shrine
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Japan's Cultural Treasures tour

Cultural, Religious

4.7 | Excellent | 7 Reviews
14 Days
$ 343 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Japan, Hakone, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Tokyo
From
$ 4,795

Highlights

  • Visit the seventh-century Asakusa Kannon Temple
  • The trip to Hakone, located about 50 miles west of Tokyo. 
  • Hakone is beloved by the Japanese for its hot-spring resorts, mountains, lakes, and historical sites
  • Visit Hamamatsuya, a workshop specializing in wooden handcrafts.
  • Visit one of the many houses of Kanazawa where the samurai—Japan's famed class of noble warriors—once lived
  • Visit the history and culture of Gokayama
  • Enjoy a traditional dance performance


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Japan Classics tour

Cultural, Cultural, Cultural

5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
10 Days
$ 270 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star

Luxury - 5 star Lodging LevelThe highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Japan, Kobe, Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, Tokyo
From
$ 2,699

Highlights

  • Travel across the Aqua Line, Japan's cutting-edge tunnel that submerges under the Tokyo Bay
  • Rickshaw through the ancient historical town of Kamakura
  • Let the scenic Fuji-Hakone National Park surround you as you cruise down Lake Ashi on a pirate ship
  • VIP access to the top of the Tokyo Skytree for a breathtaking view of the city
  • Free time to explore Tokyo’s most vibrant neighborhoods: Harajuku and Ginza
  • Kyoto: Enjoy its timeless antiquity and the beautiful distinction of each of the four seasons
  • Visit Fuji-Hakone National Park
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Insider's Japan tour

Cultural, Religious

4.9 | Excellent | 9 Reviews
13 Days
$ 399 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Japan, Hakone, Meiji Shrine, Nara, Osaka, Tokyo
From
$ 5,191

Highlights

  • Enjoy Tokyo touring, including Imperial Palace District and Meiji Shrine
  • Experience Stunning scenery of Mt. Fuji and Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park
  • Takayama’s ancient streets and houses
  • Have a chance for Hands-on cooking class
  • Culturally rich Kanazawa
  • Tour of Kyoto, Japan’s cultural capital
  • Excursion to historic Nara
  • Traditional tea ceremony
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City to Slopes tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife, Singles Travel

12 Days
$ 310 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Japan, Imperial Palace, Kyoto, Meiji Shrine, Osaka, Shirakawa, Tokyo
From
$ 3,720

Highlights

  • Visit the large port city in japan called Osaka
  • Explore Meiji Jingu Shrine
  • Visit historical place the Imperial Palace in Kyoto
  • Discover Hakuba Art Museum
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Wandering Japan 12 Days

Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife

12 Days
$ 551 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Japan, Imperial Palace, Kyoto, Mount Fuji, Tokyo
From
$ 6,606

Highlights

  • Visit Tokyo Sky Tree, the Imperial Palace and Nijubashi Bridge
  • Experience a Tea Ceremony at Happoen Garden, a Sumida River cruise 
  • Enjoy the magnificent sight view of Mt Fuji and Lake Kawaguchiko.
  • Experience a famous Japanese pasttime – Karaoke!
  • Visit Nagoya Castle, a castle from Japan’s Edo
  • See the Ice Wall of Murodo. There are many beautiful scenic walks
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Japan Highlights with Hong Kong 11 Days 9 Nights

Cultural

11 Days
$ 227 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Imperial Palace, Kyoto, Mount Fuji, Nara, Osaka
From
$ 2,499

Highlights

  • See the Imperial Palace Plaza, home to Japan’s imperial family
  • Visit to beautiful Senso-Ji Temple
  • Explore two of Japan's cities on a full-day Kamakura and Yokohama trip from Tokyo
  • Enjoy stunning views over snow-capped Mt Fuji from the water
  • Enjoy a drive to Kyoto, Japan’s cultural and artistic centre
  • Experience highlights tour of Hong Kong, taking in panoramic views of Victoria Peak
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Japan Classics - 9 Day All-Inclusive Luxury Tour

Cultural

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9 Days
$ 355 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star

Luxury - 5 star Lodging LevelThe highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Japan
From
$ 3,199

Highlights

  • Rickshaw through the ancient historical town of Kamakura
  • Opportunity to cruise over Lake Ashi on a pirate ship, ride a cable car up the Hakone Ropeway and take in the iconic Mt. Fuji at your side... this tour offers once in a lifetime experiences every single day!
  • Discover Kamakura's treasures as you rickshaw through Japan's first shogunate capital
  • Visit the most unspoiled of the Fuji Five Lakes and Lake Saiko
  • Explore Tokyo's most dynamic and famous shopping centre, Ginza
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Japan Essence

Cultural, Local Immersion & Homestays, Religious

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10 Days
$ 240 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Japan, Hiroshima, Kyoto
From
$ 2,400

Highlights

  • Visit Tokyp metropolitan  governmwnt building and other cultural sights
  • Experience visiting to Kotokuin Temple with Great Buddha, Hase Kannon Temple
  • See the Kinkakuji Temple and Ryoanji Temple to feel the Zen atmosphere
  • Visit Todaiji Temple and Kasuga Grand Shrine.
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