Japan: A taste of Imperial Japan (3 Weeks)
Day 1-6 Tokyo
Experience the buzz that characterises the Japanese capital, where flashing neon and dazzling skyscrapers light up your visit. From the free hugs of Harajuku to the electronics of Akihabara, each district has its own story to tell.
Transfers to Matsumoto 2h54m3h26m
Day 7-11 Matsumoto
Travel high up to the Japanese Alps to this mountain town, winding your way through streets lined with traditional merchant houses to discover the signature black walls of the 16th century Matsumoto Castle, which give the place its nickname, “Crow Castle”.
Transfers to Tsumago 1h48m3h35m
Top Activities in Matsumoto
- Matsumoto Castle
- Daio Wasabi Farm
Awesome Restaurants in Matsumoto
- Hikariya- Nishi
Day 12-16 Tsumago
Journey to one of Japan’s best preserved post towns. Its residents go to great lengths to preserve it as it would have been in the Edo period and you’ll easily see why when you visit. Tsumago still boasts traditional row houses and the original Honjin, the main inn of the town.
Transfers to Kyoto 5h50m6h10m