General

Rich in nature, history and culture, this tour offers a week that is full of discovery.

On this 7 day tour, discover Tohoku, the northernmost region of mainland Japan. Depart from Tokyo bound for Matsushima, known for its bay dotted with pine clad islets. Enjoy a full day exploring Hiraizumi before spending the night in Hanamaki. Take in the attractions of Tazawako, including a walk along the Dakigaeri Gorge, ahead of proceeding to Kakunodate. Here, find many old samurai houses open to the public. By express train, head to Yamagata, enjoy morning sights before transferring back to Tokyo.

 

Destination Japan
Cities & Locations Tokyo, Tohoku, Matsushima, Hiraizumi, Hanamaki, Tazawako, Kakunodate, and Yamagata
Duration 7 days / 6 nights

Terms & Conditions

Itinerary and price subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control. Please refer to our full terms and conditions available on our brochure or from our website. Active Asia reserves the right to alter the hotels and/or the itinerary if needed due to availability and/or adverse weather conditions.

Japan

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Osaka

OsakaDiscover the charm of easy-going Osaka, Japan’s third largest city, also considered the stomach of Japan. Embracing the status of a food-loving city, Osaka boasts an array of food stalls and restaurants, many Michelin star rated. The vibrant metropolis is split with a lovely river and numerous canals cutting through the centre, awash with vivid Read more

Tokyo

TokyoAn amazing city to visit, Tokyo will not disappoint. As the world’s largest populous city, Tokyo offers an unlimited choice of shopping, entertainment, culture and dining. The well spread metropolis is smoothly connected by the operation of an intensive on-time rail network. A city with multiple personalities, the famed neighborhoods of Ginza, Shinjuku, Harajuku, Shibuya, Read more