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A focus on getting away from the crowds and into the real Japan, carefully selected accommodations with superb service and exquisite regional cuisine, expert bilingual guides, thoughtfully-created itineraries by those with a passion for Japan.

We have a selection of small-group guided tours, seeing Japan at street-level, experiencing the cultural heritage, the traditions and the hospitality of the Japanese. Enjoy the pampered comfort of a traditional ryokan, soak in the waters of a hot spring, and taste the freshest ingredients prepared exquisitely for you by your hosts. Visit Japan with us.

Self-guided Tours

Self-guided Tours

Discover Japan your own way - with a self-guided walking trip! Choose from a selection of our trips along the historic trails of Japan. Use our maps and detailed instructions, and stay at comfortable Japanese-style inns with excellent local home-cooked food. Leave all the preparations to us - just enjoy a side of Japan that few visitors do!

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Guided Tours

Guided Tours

Join as travellers and leave as friends. Discover Japan on a small-group guided tours with one of our professional Japanese bilingual guides. By keeping the group small - up to 12 fellow travelers plus your guide - you get to travel like a group of friends. Our guides all have a passion for their country and for explaining its traditions, food, society, and history to foreign visitors. There is no better way to learn about a destination than with a local.

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Walking & Hiking

Walking & Hiking

Our walking tours combine the best of Japan's cultural destinations with off-the-beaten-track walking or hiking. Varying from easy to strenuous, but they all offer the visitor a wonderful opportunity to see Japan from a perspective bypassed by most foreigners. 

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Cultural Tours

Cultural Tours

Our cultural tours combine visits to famous cities such as Tokyo, Kyoto and Nara, with journeys through the countryside to catch a glimpse of hidden Japan. The itineraries are carefully selected to introduce visitors to the wealth of Japanese history and culture.

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Experiences

Experiences

Immerse yourself in real Japan with these cultural experiences. Walk with a Yamabushi mountain ascetic monk, create your own hand-made Japanese paper, deepen your spiritual experience on the Kumano Kodo trail with a meditation session, learn how to make Sanuki Udon-noodles on Shikoku Island and discover unexplored facets of Japan.
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Food Tour

Food Tour

In Japan, food is the best way to engage with local lifestyles and to gain an in-depth experience of regional culture, the daily life of Japanese communities, and individual inhabitants.

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Custom Tours

Custom Tours

Invite your friends on the trip of a lifetime, or take your family on a thrilling holiday to a country that can appeal to all interests.

Make any guided tour your own, ask us for ideas to combine elements from different tours, or create your own custom tour. We can develop a unique bespoke itinerary, tailored to your budget, choice of destinations, accommodation and interests.

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