16-Day Shogun & Samurai Roads

Land Tour

16 days

16-Day Shogun & Samurai Roads
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$AUD 497 per day

Departure: Tokyo, Japan

Arrival: Osaka, Japan




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Embark on a journey on the historic shogun and Samurai roads of Japan on this 16-day guided tour!Beginning in Tokyo, you'll explore the capital with your local guide. Moving on, you'll find yourself in Matsumoto, the mountain city known for its incredible castle. Next up, you'll find yourself on the ancient 70-kilometre trade route and will have the opportunity to walk a section of the Nakasendo Trail between Magome and Tsumago.A couple of days in Takayama will transport you back to the Edo period before moving on to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Shirakawa-go Village, famous for its traditional gassho-zukuri farmhouses. The journey will continue to Kyoto where you'll explore the city with your guide, visiting Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Ninenzaka Street and the Gion District.After a day trip to Himeji to lay eyes on one of Japan's 12 original castles, you'll travel to Mt Koya with its 110 temples and then to Osaka where you'll round out your Japan adventure with the country's best food!The journey will take you through Japanese history from modern Tokyo, the Edo Period and rule by the Shoguns, to Kyoto and beyond!