5 Luxury and Premium Japan Tours

Japan Tours    30 July, 2018    Natasha Goncalves   

Takayama, Japan

Japan is charismatic, culturally rich, and stylish! So, why not see it in style? If you want to be served up sumptuous meals, travel in comfort, stay in stunning hotels and boutique properties, and discover new incredible experiences as part of your itinerary, then one of these tours of Japan may be for you. With tried and tested inclusions and everything taken care of, all you need to do is kick back and enjoy. Japan awaits…

Luxury Gold: 11 Day Majestic Japan

From the moment you are welcomed at the airport and whisked to your five-star hotel in the heart of Osaka, everything is taken care of for you. You’ll have a Travelling Concierge available to you around the clock as you enjoy the best Japan has to offer. In Kyoto you will be treated to a lunch of traditional cuisine and a performance by a Maiko, an apprentice Geisha. In the hidden gem of Sendai you will enjoy a private cruise atop Matsushima Bay before indulging in a seafood lunch on one of the Islands, and further north a VIP Experience awaits in Hachinohe with a private traditional musical performance. View 11 Day Majestic Japan

Kiyomizu Temple, Kyoto, Japan

Scenic: 14 Day Japan Unveiled

Your days will be filled with enriching experiences, and your nights spent in luxury hotels. Scenic ensures you get the very best accommodation available throughout your tour, from iconic countryside locations to world-famous hotels in bustling cities. The perfect way to relax and rest after days absorbing this unique country. Enjoy sweeping views of Nagasaki as you take the cable car to the top of Mt Inasa, visit Orizuru Tower at Hiroshima to create your own special origami donation, don a Japanese kimono in Kyoto for a memorable tea ceremony, and take in Tokyo from the water as you glide across Tokyo Bay in an old-fashioned houseboat during your dinner cruise. View 14 Day Japan Unveiled

Nagasaki Skyline, Japan

Trafalgar: 13 Day Spendours of Japan with Hiroshima

With 72 years of leading guided travel under their belt, you know you are in good hands with Trafalgar. Not only will you see all the iconic sights of Japan, but you will have immersive experiences to remember. Dive into culture with a walking tour through the streets of Takayama Old Town, sample the famous Okonomiyaki in Hiroshima, and enjoy a sushi making class in Tokyo with a local specialist. In Kyoto you will stay in a traditional ryokan built into the hillside of Mt. Yoshida and once home to Emperor Akihito’s uncle. Here you will learn about Japanese customs first-hand and receive a seasonal Waka poem of gratitude handwritten by your host. View 13 Day Spendours of Japan

Japanese cooking class

APT: 13 Day Best of Japan

When you tour with APT you will get to sample sumptuous local cuisine, visit iconic locations, relax in hand-picked accommodation, and enjoy a showcase of highlights and signature experiences. Drink in views of Tokyo from the Roppongi Hills Observatory Deck or take a walking tour through Shibuya. Enjoy a lunch prepared by your own hands (under the guidance of a local sushi chef), take part in a traditional tea ceremony, receive a Shinto blessing by a priest at the Fushimi Inari Shrine, and be moved by the Peace Memorial at Hiroshima. All moments you will never forget. View 13 Day Best of Japan

Tokyo, Japan

Tauck: 13 Day Essence of Japan

As you soak up the essence of Japan, you will enjoy multiple-night stays in premier hotels in Tokyo, Kyoto and Kanazawa as well as at a hot springs resort and spa in Hakone. You’ll take a boat cruise on Lake Ashi and lunch on the shoreline, attend a flower arranging class in Hakone, get a lesson in sake brewing in Takayama, and in Matsumoto admire the 400-year-old castle before a sitting down for a private dinner and musical entertainment. In Kyoto start the day with a prayer at the Kiyomizudera (Pure Water Temple), where you can make your wish as you sip from the traditional long-handled cups – you may wish for longevity or success, or possibly for your time in Japan to never end. View 13 Day Essence of Japan

Matsumoto Castle, Japan
     
Natasha Goncalves
Natasha Goncalves Marketing and Content Specialist Natasha is the Marketing and Content Specialist at Global Journeys. With over five years’ experience in the travel industry, she is enjoying bringing her experience to our content and communications. A writer and traveller at heart, Natasha enjoys influencing others to get out and explore the world. View all posts by Natasha Goncalves