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Japan : Cultural & Theme Tours

Kyoto Rail Tour by Bullet Train from Tokyo

165 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 USD $364.16

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

138 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 USD $145.71

Experience Akihabara Electric Town: Karaoke, Anime and Cosplay in Tokyo

5 reviews

In Tokyo’s Akihabara Electric Town, you can dress up in fun, comic book–inspired costumes, no matter what age you are. This private, family-friendly tour ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From USD $88.30

Tokyo Sumo Wrestling Tournament

188 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 USD $81.13

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and Miyajima Island Tour from Hiroshima

88 reviews

Explore World Heritage sites in Hiroshima and Miyajima in one day! Miyajima is famous for its Itsukushima Jinja Shrine. Its red torii gate appears to be ...  More info

  • Location: Hiroshima, Japan
  • Duration: 7 hours (approx.)
From USD $127.49

Maiko Performance with Kaiseki Dinner in Kyoto

7 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 USD $157.30

Scholar-Led Architectural Walking Tour: Harajuku, Omotesando and Roppongi

9 reviews

Turn a critical lens on Japan's modernist architecture during this 3-hour walking tour of Tokyo, including Harajuku, Omotesando and Roppongi. A local scholar ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
From USD $96.31

Tokyo Studio Ghibli Museum Afternoon Tour

161 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 USD $53.81

Half Day Small-Group Kyoto Cultural Tour

120 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 USD $45.07

Harajuku Fashion Walking Tour

9 reviews

Explore the exciting district of Harajuku, renowned worldwide for its mix of youth culture and extreme street fashion. See where rock stars and fashionistas ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
From USD $53.81

Tokyo Asakusa Rickshaw Tour

9 reviews

Climb aboard a traditional Japanese rickshaw for an unforgettable view of the Asakusa district in Tokyo. Your knowledgeable guide will steer you to some of ...  More info

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: Varies
From USD $37.25

Samurai School: Samurai for a Day

Learn about the etiquette of samurai classes in feudal Japan and practice some basic Kembu, including how to use the Japanese sword. You can choose a 1-hour ...  More info

  • Location: Kyoto, Japan
  • Duration: 1-hour or 2-hours
From USD $57.95

Japanese Tea Ceremony with a Tea Master

21 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 USD $32.19

The Art of the Geisha: Private Dinner in Kyoto

2 reviews

Spend an incredible evening dining in Kyoto at an exclusive private restaurant accompanied by a geisha. The highly skilled performer typically entertains ...  More info

  • Location: Kyoto, Japan
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
From USD $358.43

Gion by Night: Culture Performance with Dinner

27 reviews

Take in the best of traditional Japanese performing arts all on one stage, followed by an authentic dining experience. Accompanied by an informative guide at ...  More info

  • Location: Kyoto, Japan
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
From USD $101.83