Discover elaborate temples and ancient rituals in Japan in 2019/2020

Explore the lesser known side of Japan in 2019/2020. Book any journey to Japan of 10 to 19 days and receive Partner Fly Free Flights*.

From its ancient Samurai culture to present-day Japanese anime, the ‘land of the rising sun’ has always had its own unmistakable identity. You’ll find that same element of uniqueness in everything you come across in this proud and distinctive country, whether it’s glittering skyscrapers or ancient temples, snow-capped peaks or state-of-the-art entertainment complexes.

Explore the bright lights of Fukuoka, Osaka and Tokyo – the world’s most populated city – and marvel at the innovative technologies that distinguish them and Japan’s other modern centres.

Marvel at magnificent skyscrapers, travel on bullet trains that are the envy of the world, visit factories that set global standards for innovation and productivity, and retail precincts that offer every modern wonder imaginable.

Order your free 2019/2020 Japan brochure today.

Love to Travel to Japan - Offers end 31 December 2019

  • Flights Included
    Book the 25 day North Asian Odyssey tour to enjoy included economy flights including taxes*.
  • Partner Flights Included
    Book any journey to China or Japan of 10 to 19 days and receive Partner Flights Included including taxes*.

Scenic Enrich

Our seasoned Journey Designers have handpicked a range of unique experiences that will be among the highlights of your journey through Japan.

Enjoy a private group dinner with a Maiko and discover exactly what's involved in becoming a Geisha. Partake in traditional customs and activities, such as an origami donation at Hiroshima's Peace Park, for a truly immersive understanding of the locals and their lives.

Scenic Freechoice

Whether you want a relaxed pace or you want to fit in as much as possible, Scenic Freechoice offers a diverse range of sightseeing, activities and dining for you to choose from.

Enjoy a walking tour in Tokyo, explore Ancient Kyoto or visit the Fushimi Inari Shrine, featured in the movie Memoirs of a Geisha and marvel at the architecture and ornate interiors of the Nijo Castle, a classic reminder of the Edo-period shogunate.


Rail Journeys

Experience the efficient, state-of-the-art rail journeys on some of the world's fastest trains in Japan.

Relax in business class seats on the famous Shinkansen bullet trains while you watch the countryside pass you by.

Travel via the Shinkansen bullet train from Tokyo to Hiroshima via Himeji and marvel at Japan's most spectacular, and one of the few remaining original castles.

Scenic Special Stays

Our range of Scenic Special Stays are simply like no other - iconic properties remarkable for their location, character and heritage. With Scenic you can look forward to luxury accommodation in some of the finest hotels in Japan.

Enjoy stays at the Conrad Tokyo, conveniently located just minutes from the famous Ginza Shopping Street, or on selected tours, overlook the stunning Nagoya Castle from the comfort of your room at the Westin Nagoya Castle.

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