Within easy reach of Osaka, visit Himeji Castle, one of Japan’s most striking castles, never destroyed by war, fire or earthquake.

As you wander around this impressive castle, learn about its fascinating history and take in it’s beautiful and ornate white exterior. Nearby, discover the stunning Kokoen Garden. It consists of nine separate gardens designed in various garden styles of the Edo period. Enjoy a Japanese lunch before continuing on to the world’s longest suspension bridge where you’ll walk 47 metres above sea level along the impressive Maiko Marine Promenade.

Destination Japan
City Osaka
Duration 8 hours

Tour Schedule

Tour Dates: Departs Monday, Wednesday & Friday

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