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Japan Old & New - Private Luxury Japan Tours (10 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Tokyo, Japan To Osaka, Japan

Valid for Departures Now Through: 17 Jul 2021

Japan Old & New - Private Luxury Japan Tours (10 days)

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DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Tokyo, Japan
Aman Tokyo None

JAPAN OLD & NEW: Tokyo, Kyoto, Naoshima

An exclusive private tour of Japan for the most discerning luxury traveler.

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Tokyo at ultra-luxury hotel: Aman Tokyo, Park Hyatt Tokyo, The Peninsula Tokyo, or The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo

Day 2
Tokyo, Japan
Aman Tokyo Breakfast

Private full-day tour with expert guide and driver

Historic districts, architecture, food halls, interesting neighborhoods (pop culture, electronics)

Additional options can be booked, upon request: behind-the-scenes sumo wrestling, martial arts lesson, sake tasting with an expert, Kabuki theater, baseball games, Tokyo Disney

Day 3
Tokyo, Japan
Aman Tokyo Breakfast

Half-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Culture, museums and galleries, flexible shopping and specialty shops, insider access

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: private sushi lesson with master chef, attending festivals, insider shopping, excursions outside of Tokyo, appointment to visit Ghibli Museum

Day 4
Kyoto, Japan
The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Breakfast

Private transfer to station for first-class train to Kyoto

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in in Kyoto at luxury hotel or ryokan: The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto, Four Seasons Kyoto, Tawaraya Ryokan, Hiiragiya Ryokan, or Ritz-Carlton Kyoto

Day 5
Kyoto, Japan
The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Breakfast, Lunch

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Temples, shrines, gardens, Geisha district, bamboo forest, history, traditional architecture, crafts

Vegetarian Buddhist temple lunch

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: appointments at private Imperial gardens, private tea ceremony, meeting craftspeople, exclusive dinner with Geisha, private cooking class, visiting local festivals, specialty shopping, martial arts lessons, private meditation at temples

Day 6
Kyoto, Japan
The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Culture, history, gardens, crafts, traditional experiences and insider access

Day 7
Naoshima, Japan
Benesse House Breakfast

Private transfer to station and train, private car and ferry to Naoshima Island

Private arrival transfer to hotel with touring en route

Accommodation in Naoshima at luxury boutique art museum hotel

Day 8
Naoshima, Japan
Benesse House Breakfast

Full-day private tour

Contemporary art museums, art installations, architecture, scenery

Day 9
Naoshima, Japan
Benesse House Breakfast

Full-day private tour

Option for excursion to Teshima and/or Inujima

Day 10
Osaka, Japan
None Breakfast

Private transfer to train station or Osaka airport

Exclusively for Virtuoso Guests

Artisans of Leisure is an exclusive tour supplier for Virtuoso. All tours depart daily and are private, highly personalized and luxurious. Virtuoso travelers receive amenities and VIP treatment on all Artisans of Leisure tours.

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JAPAN OLD & NEW: Tokyo, Kyoto, Naoshima

An exclusive private tour of Japan for the most discerning luxury traveler.

This private Japan tour features the contemporary and historic cultural highlights of the country, including modern Tokyo, ancient Kyoto and the art island of Naoshima.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

Insider Tip

Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
Travel Advisor:  Isla Steinberg