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Welcome to the Oku Japan blog, full of our latest news and interesting information on Japan.
Norie Quintos of National Geographic chose us as one of her top picks for must-take Asian tours .    

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A new multisport adventure

We have just released a brand new adventure at Oku Japan- a self-guided multisport adventure ! On this new tour, we are offering travellers a multisport experience with fully customizable elements, allowing you to explore Japan your way.      

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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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