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Kyoto, Shima Peninsula, and Japan’s Sacred Kumano Kodo

Cultural walking adventure: Kyoto temples, Shinto shrines of the Shima Peninsula, pearl divers of Toshi-Jima, Kumano Kodo pilgrim trails.

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From Matsue to Takayama, with a Cherry Blossom Festival

Cultural walking adventure: teahouses and gardens of Kyoto, mountain town of Takayama, Matsue's feudal castle, overnights in charming ryokans.

14 days from: $9895
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Aboard the Minerva

Cruise the coast and inland waterways of Japan, with stops at feudal castles and gardens, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, and a side trip to South Korea to visit Gyeongju Historic Areas, a World Heritage Site.

13 days from: $11,990
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Treasures of Feudal Japan and the Kumano Kodo Pilgrim Trails

On this wonderful cultural adventure in Japan, explore the majestic Himeji Castle, the ancient town of Kurashiki, the samurai streets and traditional potters of Hagi, and the exquisite walking trails of Kumano Kodo, where we’ll join pilgrims on thousand-year-old forest paths.

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Wildlife and Cultural Adventure in a Wintery World

Experience the wonders of Japan with this winter adventure in Hokkaido. See the snow monkeys, winter cranes, and the Sapporo Snow Festival.

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