A wonderful city known as the cultural and historic capital of Japan, Kyoto highlights include the UNESCO-listed Nijo Castle Gardens for amazing springtime cherry blossoms and the 14th century Himeji Castle, the best example of castle architecture in the country. Enjoy learning about life as a geisha attend a traditional tea ceremony and experience walking through the giant bamboo forest.
The imperial capital of Japan for over 1,000 years, Kyoto is full of beautiful ancient temples, colourful Shinto shrines, traditional architecture, beautifully adorned geishas and peaceful zen gardens. There is a wide range of accommodation available in this enchanting city from luxury modern hotels to traditional ryokans.
The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto
The property has an excellent location on the Kamogawa River, close to Kyoto’s downtown areas including Gion and Kawaramachi-dori and is one of the city's most desired abodes. Guest rooms offer stunning views of the river and the Higashiyama Mountains.
Kyoto, Kyoto & Around, Japan
Aman Kyoto is one of the years most anticipated hotel openings in Asia. Inspired by the traditional ryokan and onsen it has been thoughtfully designed making it one of Japan’s most luxurious hotels.
Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto
A luxurious addition to Kyoto, the Four Seasons Kyoto offers spacious, contemporary accommodation with a Japanese flare in the historical heart of Kyoto. Enjoy the sites of this former Imperial city during the day before returning to this Japanese haven.
Kyoto, Kyoto & Around, Japan
Stay at a romantic riverside hotel, with Japanese architecture, a meditative green setting, and a ryokan lifestyle, accessed by a peaceful private boat journey. Offering the ultimate in seclusion and tranquillity, Kyoto is just 15-minutes away.
Hyatt Regency Kyoto
Located close to the centre of Kyoto, a pleasant walk from the famous Geisha Gion district and opposite the Kyoto National Museum, the luxury Hyatt Regency Kyoto is a great base from which to explore the cultural heart of Japan.
The Celestine Kyoto Gion
The Celestine Kyoto offers guests a truly authentic experience showcasing the best of Japanese hospitality and unique experiences within the ancient city of Kyoto. The Celestine has a fantastic location facing Yasaka Doori avenue in the heart of Gion.
The Thousand Kyoto
Kyoto, Kyoto & Around, Japan
Experience the epitome of Kyoto hospitality with a warm welcome and personalised stay at The Thousand Kyoto, a bold new luxury hotel located in the heart of central Kyoto.
Osaka, Kyoto, Takayama & Tokyo
Dive straight into the buzz and throng of life in Japan with this epic trip full of immersive experiences. Staying in the very best spots for cultural highlights and unique diversity, this trip is also perfect for foodies, venturing through the country led by your taste buds. With such an array of regional cuisines and cooking styles, you’ll be...
GBP £10,400 pp
Family Fun in Japan
Tokyo, Takayama, Kanazawa & Kyoto
Designed to appeal to both adults and children alike, this awesome trip takes in the neon-lit metropolis of Tokyo, with its distinctive cultural traditions of kawaii (cute), anime and cosplay, cycling in the Japanese Alps, a stay in a traditional Japanese ryokan inn and cooking class in Kyoto. Full of memorable experiences and contrasting...
GBP £6,300 pp
Japan with Kids
Tokyo, Hakone, Kyoto
An action-packed adventure for all the family, this itinerary is ideal for those looking to experience Japan’s highlights during a half-term break or combined with a Southeast Asian beach holiday. Experience the neon lights, avantgarde pop culture and iconic sights of Tokyo, stay in a traditional Japanese ryokan set in the natural beauty of rural...
GBP £4,500 pp
Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima & Hakone
Japan is one of the most fascinating destinations in Asia and this classic itinerary is perfect for those wanting to experience the delightful diversity of the country, with stops at the main highlights of Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima and Hakone.
GBP £8,800 pp
Tokyo, Kiso Valley, Kyoto, Miyajimaguchi & Lake Kawaguchi (Mount Fuji)
Japan is most often praised for its incredibly rich culture and history with its natural beauty often being overlooked. This itinerary shows you a different side to Japan, taking in the best of country's most inspiring cities and combining them with the Nakasendo Walking Trail, an ancient postal route through wild forests, and the beautiful...
GBP £9,000 pp
Tokyo, Yamashiro Onsen, Kyoto, Ise Peninsula
Ignite your senses as you take this awe-inspiring trip through Japan in limitless luxury. An eclectic mix of modern and traditional, tranquil yet vibrant, lose yourself in the skyscrapers, with samurai and sake to be savoured. All with exceptional private guiding and stays at some of the most exclusive hotels and ryokans in Japan, this is the...
Japan in Spring - Cherry Blossom Season
Tokyo, Kanazawa, Miyajima, Kyoto & Hakone
This beautiful itinerary allows to you experience Japan in its most famed and spectacular season, Sakura, when the beautiful Cherry Blossoms blanket the country. Taking you throughout the island of Honshu, visit Japan in spring to see the beautiful cherry blossom in full bloom. This itinerary takes you to Hakone National Park and Miyajima Island,...
GBP £13,800 pp
Taste of Japan
Tokyo, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Osaka
Savour the opportunity to explore Japan through its world-class cuisine on a food-focused tour of the country’s greatest culinary cities. Awarded heritage status by UNESCO, traditional Japanese food is both an art form and an integral part of the country’s cultural heritage. Experience the rituals and exquisite presentation of kaiseki dining, enjoy...
GBP £8,900 pp