Japan Quilt Festival Tours 2019

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Japan Quilt Tours

Join the largest quilt event in the world in Tokyo while visiting all of the can't miss spots related to Japan's handicraft and stitch art.

Tokyo International Great
Quilt Festival Tour 10 Days

Tokyo International Great
Quilt Festival Tour 6 days

Essence of Spring
Quilt Festival Tour 10 Days

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Duration9 nights 10 days5 nights 6 days9 nights 10 days
Start
End
Tokyo to OsakaTokyoKyoto to Tokyo
AvailableJanuaryJanuaryApril
Meals17 Meals7 Meals17 Meals
Pricefrom
$4,298 $3,980
per person
from
$3,398 $3,190
per person
from
$4,980 $4,482
per person
Single SupplementUSD 900USD 500USD 900
Places VisitedTokyo Quilt Festival, Quilt Party Retail Shop, Amuse Museum, Yuzawaya, Sashiko Museum, Golden Pavilion, Nishijin Textile Center, Asakusa, Kyoto Shibori Workshop and MuseumTokyo Quilt Festival, Quilt Party Retail Shop, Yuzawaya, Amuse Museum, Mihama Cloth, Sashiko Museum, Meiji Shrine, Nippori TomatoNishijin Kimono Show, Kyoto Shibori Work Shop and Museum, Kyoto Handicraft Center, Arimatsu Tokaido Old Town, Owakudani Valley, Sashiko Museum, Sensoji Temple, Shinjuku Tokyu Hands
Hokkaido
Tokyo
Hakone
Nagoya
Kyoto
Nara
Osaka
Hiroshima
Fukuoka
Kumamoto
Miyazaki
Shikoku
Okinawa

Destinations

Travel through Tokyo's best attractions for handicrafts and stitch art, after you experience the fun and excitement of the Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival!

Japan Festival Tours Series
Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival Tours

This is your chance to join us as we visit the magnificent Tokyo Dome convention center for the Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival! All of our tour packages include 2 days admission to the festival, in addition to the hottest quilt, textile, fabric, and stitch-related stores and museums in Tokyo!

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1. Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival Tour 10 Days

Departure Date(s)
10 Days
2019 Tokyo Kyoto(Osaka) 01/24

9 Nights 10 Days  From :  $4,298 $3,980

Join over 250,000 during the annual Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival this winter. Our fully escorted Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival Tour will be visiting all the best Japanese handicraft and stitch-related destinations in Tokyo and Kyoto in addition to the Quilt Festival in Tokyo Dome! Surrond yourself with impressive collections of quilts, patchworks, workshops, and exchange tricks and advice with fellow quilters.

Our Japan Quilt Festival Tour travels from Tokyo to Kyoto with plenty of awesome stops in between, including the Quilt Party Retail Shop owned by famous quilter Yoko Saito where you can purchase all kinds of quilting materials, Nippori Textile Town for fabric shopping, and Kyoto Handicraft Center. We also spend some time visiting popular temples and shrines to get a feel for Japan's rich culture. There are plenty of museums that each cover a different form of handicraft art, including a bullet train ride to really get a feel for Japan's dynamic mix of old and new.

Shop to your hearts content through the best stores for fabrics, textiles, accessories, or whatever else you may need to make your next craft-masterpiece. This Japan Quilt Tour package is the ideal tour for quilt lovers to attend the Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival, shop at fabric and quilt material stores, and visit great landmarks of Japan. You can also extend your vacation before / after the tour in Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto.

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Tokyo - Lake Kawaguchi - Nagoya - Kyoto

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2. Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival Tour 6 Days

Departure Date(s)
6 Days
2019 Tokyo Tokyo 01/24

5 Nights 6 Days  From :  $3,398 $3,190

Partake in an epic jouney through Tokyo, starting your vacation with the annual Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival, an event that draws over 250,000 people to the famous Tokyo Dome. Join us during this exciting festival on our fully escorted Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival Tour 6 Day Package this January! Surrond yourself with fellow quilters who are passionate about the craft.

Our quilt-themed Japan tour travels to all the best stitch and handicraft spots in the lively city of Tokyo. We've included the most popular destinations that carry a wide range of fabrics and materials to make your next dream project a reality. We even include a couple of great traditional spots, to give our guests the right blend of traditional culture in this futuristic city.

This tour is ideal for any quilt or craft lover, complete with two days spent at the Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival. Find the best fabrics and materials while visiting famous landmarks of Japan. You can also extend your vacation before / after the tour in Tokyo.

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Tokyo

3. Spring Quilt Festival Tour

3. Spring Quilt Festival Tour

Departure Date(s)
10 Days
2019 Kyoto(Osaka) Tokyo 04/17

9 Nights 10 Days  From :  $4,980 $4,482

Stop and smell the Sakura during an unforgettable craft & quilt vacation during the stunning Cherry Blossom Season! Our Spring Quilt Festival Tours cover all the essential spots for quilting and craft fanatics from Kyoto to Tokyo. Enjoy workshops, shopping, and traditional Japanese crafts while we explore the country's highlights as the skies are filled with pink and white cherry blossom petals.

Explore the culturally rich city of Kyoto as we visit the top craft and traditional spots, such as the Kyoto Museum of Traditional Craft, Nishijin Textile Center, and the Golden Pavilion. Enjoy a rapid bullet train ride East towards Tokyo, where treasures like Asakusa Sensoji Temple and great shopping spots await. Tokyo is filled with excellent stores for fabrics, quilting, crafts, and more, from Nippori Textile Town to Shinjuku Tokyu Hands, there's whatever you need for your next craft project.

If missed our Quilt Festival tours in January, our Spring tour is perfect for you. Travel to Japan during the most beautiful season of the year, as cherry blossoms bloom through all the top attractions. Take plenty of photos or take inspiration from the scenery as you decide on your next craft project. Make an unforgettable souvenir at one of the many workshops we included on this tour, or buy all the materials you need for that next project when you return home. You can also extend your vacation before / after the tour in Kyoto, Osaka, or Tokyo.

A perfectly crafted vacation through Japan

Kyoto - Nagoya - Hakone - Lake Kawaguchi - Tokyo

Standard on All Tours

  • Excellent mix of fine Western style hotels and Japanese style Ryokan
  • Most Meals (Western & Japanese Cuisine)
  • All ground transportation in Japan
  • Admission Fees, Tax & Gratuities
  • Round-trip airport transfers (on designated tour dates; see details)
  • Full time service of licensed English speaking tour guide
  • Free Wifi in Bus & Most hotels
  • No local payment

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