Discovery of the Japanese Alps

Discovery of the Japanese Alps

from 1899

Tour - 13 days

Explore the urban jungle of the modern and vibrant capital of Tokyo, wander through the centuries-old alleys of Kyoto, take in the fantastic mountain scenery of the Japanese Alps in Takayama and soak in the rich history, culture, and traditional crafts of Kanazawa. During this trip guests have the chance to stay overnight in a traditional Japanese inn and experience Japanese haute cuisine and have a typical Japanese bathing experience in relaxing hot spring baths.

Strong points:
  • The amazing mountain scenery of the Japanese Alps

  • Experience of hot spring baths

  • The Buddhist temple Nanzen-ji

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Day 1


Arrive at KIX International Airport, where a shuttle bus will directly drive you to your hotel in Kyoto, Japan’s reigning cultural capital. This captivating city and former Imperial capital boasts over 2,000 shrines and temples, and 17 registered UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Day 2 & 3


Day 4

Kyoto - Kanazawa

Day 5


Day 6 & 7


Day 8

Takayama - Kiso Vallei

Day 9

Kiso Vallei

Day 10

Kiso Vallei - Tokyo

Day 11 & 12


Day 13


What's included?

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