JAPAN LANGUAGE IMMERSION
8 Days from $14oo
ANTHRO TOURS HIGHLIGHTS
Walking the Halls of the Samurai Museum
Hiking to a Shinto Temple in Nikko
Exploring the Ghibli Museum
Trip Type: Japanese
Activity Level: Casual
Days 1-8: Tokyo
After arriving in Japan, we'll spend our first full day learning about the history of Japanese culture with visits to the Samurai Museum and the Suntori Museum of Art.
We'll then spend our second full day in Tokyo on a day trip to nearby Nikko to explore the shinto temples, waterfalls, and culture of this forested town.
For our third full day in Tokyo, we'll learn more about the relationship between Japan and religion in its culture with visits to the Koukokuji Buddhist Temple and Sengaku-Ji.
We'll then spend our fourth full day on a day trip exploring the storytelling legacy of Japan with visits to the Jimbocho Book Town and the Ghibli Museum.
After that, we'll spend our next day with a day trip to nearby Kawagoe to see traditional Japanese architecture.
Participants will then get a free day to explore Tokyo on their own and learn more about the local history and culture for their final full day before departure.
Itineraries and daily schedules are subject to change. We expect to do everything listed in the itinerary, though the order may be rearranged based on weather or other local conditions.