Daigo-ji temple gardens, Kyoto, Japan

Idyllic Japan Tour for Seniors in One Week

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Tokyo, Lake Kawaguchi, Fuji, Kyoto...

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Suggested Duration

7 Days

During this 7-day tour of Japan, witness incredible views of Mt. Fuji, ascend through the thousand gates of Fushimi Inari-Taisha, and immerse yourself in the healing waters of your private onsen. Designed for active seniors, this Japan trip is a must for anyone who wants to travel to this fascinating country. Japan is a country that fuses the ancient with the modern, and you can experience it all by booking today.

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Trip Highlights

  • Traverse the ancient grounds of Sensoji, which is the oldest temple in the country
  • Cruise around Lake Kawaguchi for a magnificent view of Mt. Fuji
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Oshino Hakkai, which is a hot spring that was born from the underground healing waters of Mt. Fuji
  • Ascend Mt. Koya to experience the Garan Temple, where you can witness significant religious figures
  • Partake in a traditional tea ceremony performed by a geisha in the cultural heart of Japan
  • Board the Hakone Ropeway for a journey over hot springs before immersing yourself in the healing waters of a private onsen
  • Revel in the majesty of Osaka castle before dining at a Michelin-starred restaurant

Detailed Description

The ancient temples, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and the traditional tea ceremonies are important to Japan. When your flight lands at Narita Airport, your adventure will officially begin. For your first experience in Japan, your guide will escort you to Sensoji, which is the oldest temple in Tokyo. You will then dine at a Michelin-starred restaurant and experience all intricacies of Japanese cuisine. Lake Kawaguchi will provide you with an incredible view of Mt. Fuji from the vantage point of a cruise ship.

Oshino Hakkai is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is located at the base of Mt. Fuji. You will surely marvel at the lush forest that surrounds the mountain and the Shinto shrines that fill the area. In Kyoto, you will experience a traditional tea ceremony performed by a geisha. This ritual is very precise and requires many years to perform.

Hakone is known for its hot spring, and you will be able to immerse yourself in its healing waters. Prior to your onsen, you and your guide will climb aboard the Hakone Ropeway and ascend to the top of Mt. Hakone. After your adventure in the mountains, you will sink deep into the healing waters of your private onsen. Your journey will culminate in Osaka, which is known as the nation’s kitchen. Here, you can visit Osaka Castle and Dotonbori.

Starting Price

$2,795 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

The starting price is based on travel during the low season for a minimum of two travelers staying in shared 3-star accommodations. Please inquire for a custom trip quote based on your travel preferences and travel dates.

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