Beautiful gardens, the sacred shrine of Miyajima, the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, welcoming people, bustling cities, traditional villages and the lavish homes and castles of the samurai.  All this and more awaits you on this expedition cruise to Japan, the Land of the Rising Sun.
Beautiful gardens, the sacred shrine of Miyajima, the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, welcoming people, bustling cities, traditional villages and the lavish homes and castles of the samurai.  All this and more awaits you on this expedition cruise to Japan, the Land of the Rising Sun.
Japan, South Korea

Expedition cruise to Japan

Small-Ship Cruise

9

US$

days from

6310

Beautiful gardens, the sacred shrine of Miyajima, the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, welcoming people, bustling cities, traditional villages and the lavish homes and castles of the samurai. All this and more awaits you on this expedition cruise to Japan, the Land of the Rising Sun.

Activity / Theme

Country

Expedition Cruise, Culture, Nature & Wildlife

Japan, South Korea

Comfort Level

Physical Rating

Luxury

Leisurely / Moderate

Transportation

Luxury small cruise ship

Accommodation

Luxury stateroom

Months of Operation

October, November

Adventure Coordinators Insider Tip:

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to Miyajima Island and the Itsukushima Shrine.  Best visited early morning it is a very peaceful place.

Itinerary

DAY 1 Embark Osaka
DAY 2 Tamano, Kurashiki, Fukiya Village
DAY 3 Hiroshima - Sake street walk or Remembering Hiroshima; Miyajima
DAY 4 Uwajima Castle, Uchiko Old Town & Taga Shrine
DAY 5 Kagoshima - Chiran or Highlights & Volcano or Pottery & Distillery
DAY 6 Nagasaki - Ground Zero or History tour
DAY 7 Busan - Haedong Yonggungsa temple & fish market or tea & temple culture
DAY 8 Sakaiminato - Izumo & art museum or Matsue Castle or Sushi & Sake
DAY 9 Disembark Maizuru

Inclusions

Accommodation in luxury stateroom
All meals
Open Bar
Free Wi-Fi internet access 24 hours a day
Access to all the common areas: fitness room, steam room, hair salon, swimming pool (sea water, heated), solarium, lounges, theater, boutique & leisure area
Port taxes

Images courtesy of Ponant Cruises

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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