Our special cultural activities offer a deeper look into Japan’s rich culture as you explore from Kyoto and Hiroshima onward to Kanazawa, Takayama and Tokyo. Learn more at
Experience Japan’s traditions when you dine with Geisha, sample fine regional sake, and tour a tranquil Zen meditation garden. Hear colorful stories of Kyoto’s Geisha traditions as you stroll with your guide in the historic Gion district, where Geisha traditions began long ago. Travel to ancient Nara, Japan’s first capital, and tour its magnificent temples. Learn the art of sushi from a master chef in Tokyo.