TOKYO - MT.FUJI - HAKONE - NAGANO - SHIRAKAWAGO - TAKAYAMA - KANAZAWA - KYOTO - NARA - HIROSHIMA
In a town called Takayama, isolated deep in the western mountains, a great Japanese festival takes place every year, lighting up the night and filling the air with wonderful music.
+ [ Read more ]
Takayama Festival, considered one of Japan’s three most beautiful festivals, is a parade of huge floats with mechanical puppet shows day and night, covered in intricate color paper machete and stunning lanterns.
This fully escorted Takayama Festival Tour with Hiroshima package takes you from Tokyo’s Asakusa Sensoji Temple to Hiroshima’s Peace Memorial Park and A-Bomb Dome to understand Japanese history. On our way to Hiroshima we will be making numerous trips to other cities including Hakone, Lake Kawaguchi, Nagano, Takayama, Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, Himeji, and Miyajima. From great views of Mt. Fuji in Hakone to Kyoto’s countless treasures of Golden Pavilion and Fushimi Inari Shrine, this tour cannot be missed. This Takayama Festival Tour with Hiroshima package will also offer the chance to participate in an authentic Japanese green tea ceremony during this trip. In Takayama, you will see the great festival not once, but twice, both day and night to experience the festival in both environments. The catchy tune of drums and bright lights from the lanterns will surely get you dancing.
This Takayama Festival Tour is filled with rich and meaningful experience that runs deep to Japan’s history. You can also extend your vacation before / after this Takayama Festival Tour in Tokyo, Osaka, Hiroshima, and Kyoto.
Takayama Festival | Tsukiji Fish Market | Fukagawa Fudō Temple & Fire Ritual | Tea Ceremony | Lake Kawaguchi | Golden Pavilion | Azumino Wasabi Farm | Miho Museum | Rickshaw Ride | Kenrokuen Garden