As the team at Destination Asia Japan grows, so does the selection of new experiences on offer as we travel between the islands uncovering new adventures.

The technology island

Our team in Tokyo has created a day of discovery, introducing the most pioneering gadgets, electronics and man-made machinery available on earth today. See them, hold them, play with them and discover how they are made. We head to the most futuristic district of Tokyo; the man-made island of Odaiba, located adjacent to Tokyo’s Shinbashi district in Tokyo bay.

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An evening of local gourmet

Outside of the high–end restaurants in Tokyo, which boast the world’s highest number of Michelin-starred restaurants, the city has thousands of local venues that really do deserve exploration – and we are just the people to show you. Let us guide you through uncharted streets and alleys, into venues that are quaint and full of character, all with excellent culinary standards.

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Japanese swordsmith workshop

Visit the workshop of a respected Japanese swordsmith master on this day trip from Tokyo. Firstly we stop by at an antique sword shop for a discussion about Japanese swords (and the possibility of purchasing them with the guide’s help).

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Heritage of Nara

Discover Nara’s awe-inspiring cultural heritage starting with a transfer from your hotel by train and the assistance of a local guide. For 74 years during the 8th century, Nara was Japan’s capital, with many of the temples and shrines built during this period still standing.

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Whale watching season

Okinawa is an island chain located equidistant between Japan and Taiwan, stretching over 1000 kilometers. During its long history, Okinawa has been both an independent country, as well as under Chinese and U.S. rule, giving it a unique and colorful culture. Its terrain, food and even the music differs from the larger Japanese islands. Its quiet, extensive and stunning golden beaches place it at the top of East Asia’s beach destinations.

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