Journey to the East is a specialist in tours of Japan. The extra small groups and boutique travel style combine to deliver unique holidays, indeed, some of the very best guided tours of Japan.
On this site, you will find tours that show you the best of Japan. You have the choice of extra small group tours with up to 8 people or private tours that are personalized to match your desires.
Our Small Group Tours of Japan take you off the beaten track while highlighting Japan’s breathtaking seasons, gardens & art, history, cuisine, pristine landscapes along with the unique Japanese culture.
Our Private Tours of Japan are a way for you to have your own, custom-made, unique Japan tours. The bespoke nature of these tours rely on the in-depth knowledge of Journey to the East to make your holiday in Japan the trip of a lifetime!
It has been a hectic time for The Journey to the East team over the past few months! It is now May and the iconic cherry blossom season across Japan is drawing to a close for 2019. We take a look back at 2019 with our clients and look forward to the 2020 Cherry Blossom Season…Read More
Had a fabulous time with a great group of people. I loved the country, the culture, the people and everything about the tour – hope to do another tour with JTTE – maybe Hokkaido or Kyushu next time
Vivien Hewitt, Western Australia
This was my first trip with JTTE and already I am looking at the program for next year thinking about another one. I liked the fact that it was a small group, the organisation was spot on and the food everywhere was outstanding.
Dee Mason – NSW Australia
It has been a hectic time for The Journey to the East team over the past few months! It is now May and the iconic cherry blossom season across Japan is drawing to a close for 2019. We take a look back at 2019 with our clients and look forward to the 2020 Cherry Blossom Season…
The best answer:- The best time to visit Japan is ‘anytime’. There are 4 very distinct seasons and you can enjoy any of them, so read on!
When you think of Japanese Gardens, order and tranquility seem to spring to mind. There again, there are the Japanese sand and stone (or dry landscape) gardens made from such harsh substances yet they convey idealism and potential for contemplation on a totally different plane. The variety of gardens in Japan is staggering. Some of…