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Welcome to the Oku Japan blog, full of our latest news and interesting information on Japan.
Desmond Foo, a travel photographer and writer for The Straits Times, described his experience on our Shikoku 88 Pilgrimage Trail tour in this article .

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At Oku Japan, we just extended our portfolio, offering our very first  self-guided cycling adventure . With this new tour, we want to offer travellers a cycling exploration through some of the most beautiful and unspoiled scenery of the Noto Peninsula, on the Japan Sea coast.  

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This article, published in Blue Wings, the inflight magazine of Finnair, focuses on the benefits of forest bathing, or shinrin-yoku, in Japan and on the Nakasendo trail . “You relax, your body chemistry changes, and you see the world differently. This is the essence...

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We are delighted that our Nakasendo Trail tours have been featured in the Evening Standard .

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We are delighted to announce the launch of our first itinerary especially crafted for families " Rural Family Adventure: treasures of Japan's heartland "

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We are excited to announce the launch of our new self-guided walking tour ‘ Ancient Capitals ’. With this tour, we want to show travellers the historic Kansai area through its lesser-known walking routes.

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COVID-19: Please see Oku Japan's response here.

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