We take pride in providing visitors with custom tours built from scratch, but we also have easier options with these pre-planned and ready to book tours.

These include some of our favorite activities, grouped by region, and by complementary themes to give a well-rounded full day and a unique memorable experience that we think you’ll love!

Currently Available Model Tours


Experience Omihachiman

Explore this well-preserved and picturesque historic castle town, take a boat tour down the beautiful canal, and finish the day with home-cooked Japanese meal that you can even try making by yourself at home!

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Traditional Culture and Ryotei Dining

Experience a private tour of a local sake brewery. Explore part of the historic Nakasendo route between Tokyo and Kyoto. Then enjoy a kaiseki course meal at the exclusive and historic ryotei restaurant, Takeheiro, once visited by the Meiji Emperor!

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Artisanal Culture and Workshop

Get an exclusive look inside the workspace of a local nunobiki-yaki pottery artist’s studio, and a tatami maker’s studio. Enjoy workshops to try these crafts yourself, and take home your creations! Later, eat at the exclusive ryotei restaurant, Takeheiro, once visited by the Meiji Emperor!

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