Japan Cultural Highlights Trip
Students will have the chance to explore four of Japan’s most iconic destinations on this diverse and enriching tour. In Tokyo, they’ll encounter the contrast between the traditional and the modern: from eclectic pop culture in Harajuku to Buddhism in Asakusa. Next, they’ll have the chance to see the magnificent Mount Fuji at Hakone, before boarding a bullet train to Hiroshima, where they’ll learn about the city’s tragic past and its ongoing commitment to pacifism. The trip ends in Kyoto, with a tour of the old capital’s most iconic sites.
Discover Japanese culture through hands-on activities and a wide variety of excursions, which offer a balance between the modern and the traditional
Practice Japanese language skills with the assistance of one of our Japanese-speaking guides
Uncover Japan’s rich history in context – from its ancient traditions, to the devastation it suffered in the Second World War and the country’s emergence as a major economic player in the late 20th century