We return time and again to Japan to find out what’s changed, explore new regions and keep fuelling our passion for travelling there. We pour our traveller's knowledge into these country guides. We like to tell it how it is, giving you an honest take on how you can best experience Japan, based on what we've most enjoyed ourselves.
- Our country guides include trip ideas and recommended activities and places to stay
- The guides focus on different themes and interests, or star attractions of Japan
Speak to someone who's been there
Start planning your tailor-made trip by calling one of our Japan specialists on 01993 838 210
Family holidays in Japan
We can highly recommend Japan as an ideal destination for your family holiday. It has excellent transport, superb attractions and a genuinely safe, child-friendly culture, which makes a tailor-made holiday to this fascinating country a rewarding experience.
Walking holidays in Japan
If you're planning a walking holiday to Japan, there are many national parks, lakes and mountains to explore. Our specialists can recommend the best places to visit and where to stay.
Gardens of Japan
Many Japanese gardens are calm oases in the center of busy cities and they offer visitors an opportunity to relax and forget. We can recommend the best Japanese gardens to visit depending on the time of year.
Japan on a budget
Travelling to Japan on a budget is often perceived to be difficult. But by taking advantage of a Japan rail pass, choosing your accommodation wisely and knowing the best value places to eat, an inexpensive holiday to Japan is more achievable than ever.
Stay in a ryokan
A stay in a ryokan, or traditional Japanese inn, is a highlight of any trip to Japan, with wonderful hospitality, food and bathing.
Japan's cherry blossom and other seasons
Visit Japan for its cherry blossom in the spring, experience its coast and mountains in the summer, see its golden autumnal colours and enjoy its snow festivals in winter.
Mount Fuji is, along with geisha, sushi and the bullet train, one of the most iconic images of the country. We can offer advice on where to view Japan's most famous landmark, as well as how to incorporate some of these other sights into a tailor-made trip to Japan.
Honeymoons in Japan
If you're planning a honeymoon in Japan we can suggest the best places to stay and how to make your honeymoon extra special.
Luxury holidays in Japan
If you're planning a luxury holiday to Japan we have a wide range of accommodation available. Our specialists have stayed at many of the properties they recommend, from elegant hotels and ryokan inns to spas and luxurious resorts.