about this trip
This comprehensive tour of Japan is perfect for both first-timers and seasoned travelers to Japan. The 15-day journey offers travelers a glimpse into the many sides of Japan. Get an up-close and personal look into the modern side of Japan with a visit to the bustling capital of Tokyo, a huge metropolis filled with towering skyscrapers, densely-packed streets and busy pedestrian intersections. Marvel at the extreme beauty of Japan’s natural beauty with visits to many breathtaking sites including the world-famous Mt. Fuji, sacred gardens like the Kanrokuen Garden, known as one of Japan’s most beautiful landscape gardens and serene lakes like Lake Ashi, which offers peaceful, reflective waters and stunning views of Mt. Fuji. Finally, immerse yourself in the deep and unique culture and spirituality of this country by seeing various historic, sacred and UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as the Sensoji Temple, one of Japan’s oldest temples, Nijo-jo Castle, the best surviving examples of castle palace architecture of Japan’s feudal era and the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, home to the Atomic Bomb Dome and museum.