Japan Holiday Packages
Discover Japan at your own pace with our Japan holiday packages
Japan is a small country, but it is full of charm. With Japan Explorer, you can choose from a variety of our self-guided Japan holiday packages, each of which offers you a unique experience. You can depart whenever you want, go where you want to go and see what you want to see.
If it’s your first time to travel to Japan, take a look at our ‘Classic Explorer’ Japan holiday packages. It contains the must-see spots for a first time visitor such as Tokyo, Kyoto, Mt Fuji, Hakone, Hiroshima and more.
If you’ve already been to Japan, or if you are looking for places in Japan which are new or different, our ‘Central, East & North, West & South and Historic & Pilgrimage Walk Explorer’ Japan holiday packages are made for you. You will find what you looking for.
Of course, all ‘Explorer’ Japan holiday packages can be combined with all, or parts of, others. Plus, we can create a custom itinerary to meet your time and destination requirements. Whether you have already been to Japan or not, we will assist you in creating unique Japan holiday packages just for you.
If it’s the first time for you to travel to Japan, these ‘Explorer’ holiday packages are made for you. Visit all the must-see places as you travel along the classic route of Japan. Discover the hustle and bustle, but clockwork efficiency, of the mega-city Tokyo, ponder in the serenity of Kyoto and feel the power and emotions of Hiroshima.
Find more of what should not be missed on a first visit to Japan and choose the way you would like to experience it.
These ‘Explorer’ travel packages focus on the central area of Japan such as Kanto, Tokai, and Hokuriku area.
You will discover the beautiful scenery of the mountain range at the Alpine Route between Nagano and Toyama, the magnificent Sea of Japan and cultural, historic towns such as Matsumoto, Kanazawa, Takayama and more.
The new Hokuriku Shinkansen has opened the door to highly efficient travel through this spectacular area.
East & North Explorer
You may already have been to Japan a few times and are obsessed by its attraction. If you are looking for your next adventure, why don’t you visit Tohoku or Hokkaido?
The area is full of historic buildings and secret, out-of-the-way places. The magnificent natural beauty in the north of Japan has to be seen to be appreciated.
Slow down and take your time. Discover your new favourite spot in Japan.
West & South Explorer
These Explorer holiday packages cover a broad area from Kyoto, Nara, Osaka and the southern-most point of Honshu in Wakayama, to the smaller islands in the west – Shikoku and Kyushu.
The area has some of the most breathtaking scenery in Japan. Visit the mythical town of Izumo and the unique Japanese garden museum in Shimane, wander through Japan’s idyllic scenery in Wakayama and Shikoku and revive in the amazing onsen (hot spring) towns in Kyushu.
The quiet country towns echo in Japan’s charm.
Historic & Pilgrimage Walk Explorer
These Japan holiday packages allow you to travel in the footsteps of the original Buddhist monks, as well as samurai warriors and emperors, while walking through sacred forests and villages.
The Kumano-Kodo is a unique World Heritage site. It is a cluster of ancient sacred sites and pilgrimage routes in the Kii Mountain range, one of the most remote and mystical places in Japan.
Tsumago and Magome are station towns with inns and accommodations along the old Nakasendo – the route which connected Tokyo and Kyoto in the Edo period. Step back in time with a visit to these historical towns.
Cherry Blossom Explorer
Cherry blossoms are one of the most iconic features of Japan. They mark the end of the cold winter and herald the start of spring. The beautiful, dainty and pale pink flowers are captivating to both the locals and visitors alike.
You can only see cherry blossoms in spring so be sure to treasure every encounter with them and be intoxicated with the beauty of the cherry blossom. This is Mother Nature at her finest.
Discover natural beauty as you travel to some of the renowned cherry blossom viewing locations with our cherry blossom Japan holiday packages.
Autumn Leaves Explorer
Japan’s coloured leaves mark the end of the hot and humid summer and the arrival of the pleasant climate of autumn. Autumn is Japan’s most colourful season, when the trees are exquisitely dressed in their gorgeous blazing reds, brilliant yellows and warm oranges.
You can only see the coloured leaves in Japan from late September to mid-December. There’s no better place than Japan to view landscapes transformed into the vibrant colours of autumn.
Our Autumn Leaves Japan holiday packages take you to Japan’s best sites where you can be part of nature’s masterpiece in a brilliant display of autumn colours.
Discover the secret powder snow.
Japan has some of the world’s best snow and some world class resorts, but they are not only in Nagano and Hokkaido. You can also enjoy fantastic snow conditions in Niigata and Tohoku!
With over 500 snow resorts to choose from, we provide individualised Japan holiday packages so you can lay down some fresh tracks.
Still can’t find what you want to explore in Japan?
Tell us what you want and desire from your travel to Japan. Do you like nature, onsen, mountains or seas? Do you like small towns or big cities? Do you prefer ancient shrines and rituals or the latest tech and gadgets? Will you travel in spring, autumn, winter or summer?
Each has its own beauty.
We can tailor our Japan holiday packages to create a unique travel plan to match your wishes.