Journey to the East specialises in Japanese holidays and offers some of the
best guided tours of Japan in 2017 and 2018.
Our signature Small Group Tours of Japan take you off the beaten track while highlighting Japan’s breathtaking seasons, gardens & art as well as unique Japanese food culture. We specialise in boutique accommodation, less touristy itineraries and gourmet experiences. You also have the choice of Private and Customised Tours for groups with specific interests or departure times.
Use the in-depth knowledge of Journey to the East to make your holiday in Japan the trip of a life time! Make an enquiry now.
Our Early Cherry Blossom Tour of Japan, departing February 2018, will be released shortly! Kawazu Sakura (cherry blossom) in Izu Peninsula is the best kept secret of Japan in February. If you can’t wait for the online release and would like to receive more information right away, please call us on +61 (0)7 3876 3851.…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
The best answer:- The best time to travel in Japan is any time. There are 4 very distinct seasons and you can enjoy any of them. An even better answer:-
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