Timeless Japan with Basara-tei

​Experience Japan at its finest and most refined on a journey through the ancient and the ultra-modern in this most sophisticated of destinations.

Journey Overview

Experience Japan at its finest and most refined on a journey through the ancient and the ultra-modern in this most sophisticated of destinations. Indulge in unrivalled Japanese hospitality in superb, hand-picked accommodation, and experience a world where exquisite tea ceremonies, contemplative Zen gardens and the elegant geisha tradition blend with high-speed bullet trains, exquisitely pared-back eateries, and glittering skyscrapers. Combine all this with the country’s timeless natural beauty, exalted art and craft traditions, and heavenly cuisine, and you’ll understand why Japan ranks among the world’s greatest travel destinations. 

 Journey Highlights

 Stay in some of Japan’s finest hotels and resorts

  • Explore Tokyo’s enthralling world of temples and haute cuisine
  • Watch sumo giants practice their ancient skills in a traditional sumo heya
  • Meet the ama, incredible women free-divers who keep alive the 3,000-year-old art of pearl fishing
  • Travel at phenomenal speeds on the world-famous Shinkansen train
  • Unveil the secrets of Japan’s exquisite Geisha during an evening dining experience in Kyoto
  • Learn from a teishu master in a traditional tea ceremony
  • Taste the very best of Osaka’s now internationally-renowned food scene 

Price:
Twin Share Per Person: From $24,225
Solo Traveller: From $43,555

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Journey Dates & Prices

As this Private Journey can be personalised to your specific requirements, it is not available for online booking.

Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing will vary from low season to peak season travel.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 or send us a booking enquiry to book this journey

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