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Japan Tailor-made Travel Ideas


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Why is Japan a great place for tailor made travel ideas?

With feet firmly in both history and the cutting edge of modern technology, Japan has something for every traveller to explore and experience no matter what their interests. A tailor-made Japan vacation offers the chance to get off the bus and experience this fascinating and beautiful country

What are the top tailor made travel idea activities on a Japan vacation?

Japan is a haven for exploring and experiencing new things.  A rail pass will take you to all of major highlights such as Tokyo and historic kyoto or escape the cities and find a relaxing Onsen. For a truly unique experience, try staying at a monestary. 

Tailor-made Travel Ideas

  • Japan Art & Gardens: Kyoto, Naoshima, Okayama & More

    FIRST-CLASS | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Discover modern art, Japanese traditions, and manicured gardens on this unique tour across Japan. Journey by rail across the country from Kyoto to Tokyo, stay on the contemporary art island of Naoshima, try on a kimono, meet a maiko, and admire some of the world’s most celebrated artworks.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Private Experiences, Rail Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Japan for Families: Tokyo, Hakone & Kyoto

    FIRST-CLASS | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Often otherworldly, yet super intuitive, Japan is an ideal destination for a family getaway. Your family will experience a variety of Japanese activities and attractions on this guided trip, from pop culture icons to animation studios, to fun Japanese traditions dating back centuries.
    Duration:
    11 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 4,046
    Trip Type:
    Family Vacations, Private Experiences, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Japan Hike, Bike & Hot Springs

    FIRST-CLASS | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Experience Japan’s bountiful nature on this active vacation. Connecting across the nation from Tokyo to Kyoto, you’ll explore Hakone National Park, cycle to tea fields and rice paddies, hike Mt. Fuji, and stroll the Nakasendo Trail. Along the way, rejuvenate in onsen and visit some of the country’s most famous temples and gardens.
    Duration:
    15 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Bucket List Travel Ideas, Private Experiences, Rail Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Japan for Foodies: Tokyo, Matsumoto, Takayama & More

    FIRST-CLASS | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Enjoy a deep-dive into Japanese cuisine, learning how it’s made, where it’s sold, and how best to enjoy it. On your journey, you’ll head on foodie tours in Tokyo, Matsumoto, Takayama, Kyoto, and Osaka and enjoy delicacies from sushi to soba and wagyu, while also exploring famous temples and monuments.
    Duration:
    11 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 5,128
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Ideas for 18 to 30 Somethings, Private Experiences, Rail Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Japan Zen & Wellness

    FIRST-CLASS | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Delve into Zen Buddhism and meditation on this journey to Japan. Venturing your way through the country, you’ll visit Buddhist temples and learn about Zen traditions in Kyoto, stay in a mountaintop monastery on Mt. Koya, soak in mountain views in Hakone, and finally delve into the food and culture of Tokyo.
    Duration:
    10 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 4,425
    Trip Type:
    Private Experiences, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Okinawa Beach Escape

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Escape to the Japanese island of Okinawa and enjoy a quiet respite in the Pacific Ocean. Staying at a beachside property on the west coast, you’ll have several days to snorkel through the warm waters, relax on the sunny beaches, and explore the island’s fascinating history.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Go as you Please, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Koyasan Monastery Retreat

    MODERATE | TAILOR-MADE: This retreat to spiritual Mount Koya (Koyasan) is the perfect way to delve into the quiet mysticism of Japanese Buddhism. Explore Koyasan with an expert guide, then join the monks for a stay at a traditional shukubo temple lodge.
    Duration:
    2 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 537
    Trip Type:
    Bucket List Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Japan Rail Discovery: 21 Days from Tokyo

    FIRST-CLASS | RAIL: This epic rail journey across Japan takes you to several of the country’s most popular cities and landmarks. Starting and ending in Tokyo, you’ll visit Takayama, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Hiroshima, and Nagasaki, with the comfort and convenience of having your travel and accommodations pre-arranged, letting you explore at your own pace.
    Duration:
    21 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Go as you Please, Rail Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Osaka for Foodies

    MODERATE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Discover the rich culinary scene of Japan’s second largest city on this trip to Osaka. Head on private tours to street food stalls, ramen bars, and Osaka’s Kuromon Market to try Japanese favourites like takoyaki, okonomiyaki, and wagyu beef, and shop for world-class kitchenware.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Ideas for 18 to 30 Somethings, Private Experiences, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Kyoto Discovery

    MODERATE | TAILOR-MADE: Visit the majestic shrines of Japan’s ancient capital. Kyoto offers travelers the chance to experience the history and tractions of this vibrant and fascinating city.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Tokyo with Jigokudani Snow Monkeys

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Indulge in a one-of-a-kind stopover in Tokyo and see the world-famous Japanese Macaques bathing in hot springs. In Tokyo, you’ll head on a city tour to see famous temples and shopping streets. Then connect to Jigokudani Monkey Park near Nagano to see the adorable monkeys in the steaming waters.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,098
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Escorted Coach Touring, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Kinosaki Onsen Hot Springs Stay

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Unwind from your Kyoto sightseeing in the traditional Japanese way, staying at Kinosaki Onsen. Stay in a traditional Ryokan in Kinosaki, enjoying a range of unique traditional bath facilities.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,077
    Trip Type:
    Bucket List Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Sapporo for Beer Lovers

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Delve into the history and culture of Sapporo on the northern island of Hokkaido. Tour some of Japan’s leading breweries, learn about the history of beer production in Japan, and, of course, sample some of Japan’s most delicious beers in famous beer gardens.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Imperial Tokyo

    MODERATE | TAILOR-MADE: Tokyo offers not only a glimpse into the future but also a look back at the past. From the outstanding Imperial Palace to the contemporary Ginza district, you will be fascinated by the contrasts.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Japan Rail Discovery: 14 Days from Tokyo

    MODERATE | RAIL: Take advantage of a two-week Japan Rail Pass to explore Japan’s main island. Starting in Tokyo, you’ll journey to Takayama, Kyoto, and Hiroshima, with day trips to Nikko, Nara, and Osaka along the way. Enjoy the comfort of having travel and accommodations pre-booked, giving you the freedom to explore at your own pace.
    Duration:
    14 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,059
    Trip Type:
    Go as you Please, Ideas for 18 to 30 Somethings, Rail Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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