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Japan : Cultural & Theme Tours

Kyoto Rail Tour by Bullet Train from Tokyo

133 reviews

If you want to see the highlights of beautiful Kyoto but have limited time, zip there and back by bullet train (Shinkansen) on this full-day tour from Tokyo. ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 12 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From $381.81

Nagano Day Trip from Tokyo: Snow Monkeys, Hot Springs and Zenko-ji Temple

Watch Japanese snow monkeys soak in hot springs at Jigokudani Monkey Park in Nagano, and then immerse yourself at an ‘onsen.’ This day trip from Tokyo by ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
From $181.41

Ninja School: Ninja for a Day

8 reviews

Train as a ninja during a private workshop and you’ll learn all the secrets of these spies and assassins of feudal Japan. Masters of stealth and disguise, ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
From $178.19

Tokyo Sumo Wrestling Tournament

151 reviews

Don't miss the opportunity to see a traditional sumo tournament when you're in Tokyo. Ride the subway with fellow sumo fans to the ‘kokugikan’ (sumo ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 5 hours (approx.)
From $85.06

Tokyo Studio Ghibli Museum Afternoon Tour

144 reviews

Visit the Ghibli Museum on this afternoon tour from Tokyo. Home to works from Japan’s renowned Studio Ghibli film animation studio, known for feature-length ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From $56.42

Kyoto and Nara Day Tour Including Golden Pavilion and Todai-ji Temple from Osaka

111 reviews

See the main sights of both Kyoto and Nara in one day! This day trip from Osaka takes you on a morning tour of Nijo Castle, Kinkaku-ji Temple (Golden ...  More info

  • Location: Osaka, Japan
  • Duration: 11 hours (approx.)
From $152.77

Maiko Performance with Kaiseki Dinner in Kyoto

2 reviews

Witness the beauty and elegance of the lovely ‘maiko’ (apprentice geishas, or ‘geiko’) at Gion Hatanaka during an exquisite 2-hour evening of culture, ...  More info

  • Location: Kyoto, Japan
  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
From $156.24

Best of Edo Japan: Nikko National Park and Edo Wonderland Day Trip from Tokyo

15 reviews

Visit Nikko on a partially guided day trip from Tokyo to learn about the fascinating era when Tokugawa Ieyasu ruled Japan. Take a guided tour of a UNESCO World ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
From $130.20

Kimono Tour of Roppongi in Tokyo

Stroll through the streets of Roppongi while wearing a kimono during this 2-hour experience in Tokyo. Your guide accompanies you by subway to a kimono rental ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
From $89.97

Kyoto Small-Group Sake Brewery Tour with Sake Tasting

4 reviews

Visit a traditional or modern sake brewery for a 1-hour tour and sake tasting in Kyoto, and you’ll be steeped in the history of Japan’s most famous drink. At ...  More info

  • Location: Kyoto, Japan
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes (approx.)
From $50.34

Japanese Tea Ceremony with a Tea Master

6 reviews

Enjoy a traditional tea ceremony and learn the sophisticated philosophy behind serving a bowl of tea. You’ll have three options for this experience: a 1-hour ...  More info

  • Location: Kyoto, Japan
  • Duration: Varies
From $32.98

Tokyo by Bike: Skytree, Kiyosumi Garden and Sumo Stadium

5 reviews

Take this enjoyable Tokyo bike tour and see the highlights of Shitamachi. Your guide will lead you at a leisurely pace as you travel from site to site, from ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 6 hours (approx.)
From $78.12

Kagurazaka Walking Tour

26 reviews

Discover the faded charm of Tokyo’s Kagurazaka neighborhood, with its cobblestone streets and traditional architecture. On this guided walking tour, wander ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
From $52.08

Half Day Small-Group Kyoto Cultural Tour

80 reviews

Savor the beauty and charm of Kyoto on this cultural walking tour. An ancient yet elegant city, Kyoto showcases all that is refined and unique about Japanese ...  More info

  • Location: Kyoto, Japan
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From $47.25

Experience Tokyo: Become a Samurai

Walk the way of a samurai warrior during a 2-hour session at a dojo in Tokyo. Learn to think and move like a skilled samurai as you wield a samurai sword, ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
From $120.65