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Signature Japan 2021


9 days from $16,995 per person

Private Journey

Discover the incredible breadth of Japan’s culture and history, from the contemporary flair of Tokyo to the charms of traditional Kyoto, visiting historic temples, overnighting at a sought-after ryokan, and sampling its culinary treasures.

A&K Advantages

  • Behold the exalted flowering cherry trees, known locally as sakura, or view the vivid red leaves of autumn
  • Experience neon-lit Tokyo, learning about its humble origins at the Edo-Tokyo Museum, and feel the vitality of this buzzy world capital, playing taiko drums and visiting a seafood market
  • Be among the few to stay at Gôra Kadan, one of the country’s most exclusive ryokans (traditional inns), access made possible by A&K’s local relationships
  • Zoom by bullet train along the classic stretch past majestic Mount Fuji to Osaka, where you savor a foodie experience in the renowned Dotonbori District
  • Embrace the tranquil spirit of Kyoto, exploring the traditional Zen rock gardens at Ryoan-ji and contemplating the gold leaf detailing at the glittering Kinkaku-ji Temple

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Tokyo, Japan
Day 2
Tokyo | Spirit of Edo
Day 3
Tokyo | Design Your Day
Day 4
Hakone | Stay at a Traditional Ryokan
Day 5
Osaka | Bullet Train & Dotonbori Delicacies
Day 6
Nara | Insights into a Profoundly Spiritual Heritage
Day 7
Kyoto | The Golden Pavilion & Bamboo Grove
Day 8
Kyoto | Hillside Views and Tea
Day 9
Depart Kyoto


Preparing for Your Journey

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