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(7 Days 6 Nights / 8 Days 7 Nights)
Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Hakone, Kyoto, Nara & Osaka
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Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Hakone, Takayama, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Nara & Osaka
Charms of Southern Japan Tour
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Himeji, Kurashiki, Takamatsu, Hiroshima, Beppu, Takachiho, Kumamoto & Nagasaki
Charms of Southern Japan Tour with Koyasan
(9 Days 8 Nights)
Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Takachiho, Beppu, Hiroshima, Takamatsu, Tokushima & Mt Koya
Charms of Northern Japan Tour - Hokkaido
(8 Days 7 Nights / 9 Days 8 Nights)
Asahikawa, Sounkyo, Abashiri, Shiretoko, Kushiro, Noboribetsu, Otaru & Sapporo
Charms of Northern Japan - Hokkaido & Tohoku
(9 Days 8 Nights / 12 Days 11 Nights)
Sapporo, Otaru, Noboribetsu, Hakodate, Aomori, Hiraizumi, Matsushima & Nikko
Best of Japan Tour
(10 Days 9 Nights / 11 Days 10 Nights)
Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Hakone, Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, Hiroshima, Takamatsu & Kobe
Highlights of Korea and Japan
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Korea (Andong, Gyeongju & Seoul)
Japan (Osaka, Nara, Kyoto, Hakone, Mt Fuji & Tokyo)
Okinawa & Honshu Tour
(13 Days 12 Nights)
Okinawa, Osaka, Nara, Kyoto, Kanazawa, Takayama, Mt Fuji, Hakone & Tokyo
Classic Japan Tour
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Himeji, Hiroshima, Osaka, Nara, Kyoto, Kanazawa, Takayama, Mt Fuji, Hakone & Tokyo
Japan In Depth Tour
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Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, Himeji, Takamatsu, Hiroshima, Beppu, Takachiho & Nagasaki
Japan In Depth with Japanese Alps
(14 Days 13 Nights)
Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Takayama, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Nara, Himeji, Takamatsu, Hiroshima, Beppu & Nagasaki
Japan In Depth with Koyasan
(14 Days 13 Nights)
Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Beppu, Hiroshima, Takamatsu, Tokushima, Koyasan, Nara, Kyoto, Mt Fuji & Tokyo
Essence of Japan
(15 Days 14 Nights / 17 Days 16 Nights)
Sapporo, Otaru, Hakodate, Hiraizumi, Matsushima, Nikko, Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Takayama, Kyoto & Osaka
Grand Tour of Japan
(21 Days 20 Nights)
Sapporo, Hakodate, Matsushima, Nikko, Mt Fuji, Takayama, Kyoto, Himeji, Hiroshima, Beppu & Nagasaki
Ceramic and Art of Japan with Robert Yellin
(15 Days 14 Nights)
Osaka, Nara, Kyoto, Shigaraki, Kanazawa, Takayama, Tajimi, Tokoname, Hakone, Mt Fuji, Tokyo
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Central Okinawa

The area between Urasoe, the northern neighbor of Naha, and Yomitan-son Village in the central part of Okinawa Main Island is marked by the highest concentration of U.S. military facilities,

which include the Futenma Airfield and the Kadena Air Base. Route 58 is lined with drive-ins, secondhand interior goods shops, shops dealing in used U.S. military goods, and other shops, most with English language signs. This area has been strongly influenced by the United States and is the origin of 'Chanpuru' (mixed), a unique mixture of cultures including Okinawan and American.

The city is the center of Chanpuru culture. Many Americans can be found walking along Chuo Park Avenue, as well as Koza Gate-dori Street on which Gate 2 of Kadena Air Base is located. On weekend nights, this area resonates with a cacophony of music as many live music venues compete with each other, playing various types of music such as American Rock, J-Pop (Japanese Pop), Oldies and Shima-uta (island songs).

The Water Front Area at Chatan is popular among local young people and tourists. There you will find Hambee Town which is well known for the weekend night market, and the American Village where you can enjoy shopping in a large shopping center or imported goods shops and eating at American-style restaurants. Furthermore, there is a beach near the American Village where beautiful sunsets can be seen, making it a popular hangout for young people in the summer.

Another characteristic of central Okinawa is the abundance of historical remains. They include the remains of Katsuren Castle in Uruma, inscribed as a World Heritage Site, the remains of Zakimi Castle in Yomitan-son Village, as well as the remains of Nakagusuku Castle in Nagagusuku- mura/Kita-Nagagusuku-mura villages. Also in Kita- Nagagusuku-mura Village is the old Nakamura Residence, built in the middle of the18th century and designated as an Important National Cultural Asset.

Moreover, there are many tourist attractions such as Murasaki-mura where visitors can experience Okinawa Karate, Eisa dancing, Ryukyu dancing and Sansen (a traditional Okinawan 3-string instrument) music, as well as Tonan Shokubutsu Rakuen (Southeast Botanical Garden) and Bios on the Hill, a natural botanical garden which makes use of the subtropical climate of Okinawa.

Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu (Okinawa)
Ruins of the main island of Okinawa where the influence of Japan, China and the Korean Peninsula still lingers

Cultural heritage sites are scattered among the southernmost islands of Japan and on the main   ...

Manzamo (Okinawa)

In the beginning of the 18th century, Ryukyu King Sho Kei visited Manzamo and declared that it had enough space to sit thousands.

The name Manzamo found its origin in this saying. With natural grass spreading and plant colonies, it   ...
Ryukyu Mura (Okinawa)

With about 200 year-old houses of various architecture that have been moved from all the corners of Okinawa,

this theme park revives the old times of Okinawa. Indigo dyeing, pottery, weaving, Bingata and other folk arts workshops ar  ...
Zakimi Castle Ruins (Okinawa)

Overlooking the west coast on a 125-meter high hill, Zakimi Castle was erected during the 15th century.

Around 1422, Gosamaru, then lord of Yamada Castle, four kilometers northeast of Zakimi, build Zakimi Castle by demolishing Yamad  ...
American Village (Okinawa)

The Mihama American Village is a large entertainment complex located in central Okinawa Honto.

Many American military bases are located in the area, and the entertainment complex' theme of Americana provides a nostalgic pleasure for  ...

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