Tour Listings

Grand Tours

Our Grand Tours are perfect for someone who is looking for a well-rounded introduction to Japan. We offer something for everyone on these tours. These tours typically cover broad areas of Japan using public transportation, and have a maximum limit of 16 tour members. They will include many “must see” spots of Japan, plus one or two out-of-the way, remote destinations.

Best of Japan (15 Days/14 Nights)

Best of Japan in 22 Days (22 Days/21 Nights)

Best of Japan Economy (13 Days/12 Nights)

Winter Wonderland (15 Days/14 Nights)


Regional Tours

These tours are perfect for the visitor looking for the quieter, less-traveled side of Japan, or for the person who wants to concentrate on a specific area of Japan. Our Regional Tours typically focus on a specific region or regions of Japan using public transportation, and have a maximum limit of 12 tour members. These tours will include a combination of “must see” spots and out-of-the-way, remote destinations.

Best of Japan Alps (14 Days/13 Nights)

Best of Hokkaido and Tohoku (15 Days/14 Nights)

Best of Shikoku and Kyushu (15 Days/14 Nights)


Rail and Drive Tour

Our Rail and Drive tours are designed for those who want to focus on out-of-way remote destinations and are looking for smaller groups. These tours focus on a specific region or regions of Japan using a combination of public transportation with the flexibility of a passenger van and have a maximum limit of 8 tour members. These tours will include mainly out-of-the way, remote destinations with a few “must see” spots.

Hokkaido Rail and Drive (15 Days/14 Nights)

Tohoku Rail and Drive (15 Days/14 Nights)

Shikoku and Kyushu Rail and Drive (15 Days/14 Nights)


Mini Tours

Our Mini Tours focus on a specific region or regions of Japan using public transportation, and have a maximum of 12 tour members. These tours will include mainly out-of-the-way, remote destinations with a few “must see” spots. Normally, these tours will be 7 to 10 days in length, and can easily be combined with other escorted tours or FIT packages.

Kumano Kodo Highlights (7 Days/6 Nights)

Japan Alps Winter Mini Tour (7 Days/6 Nights)

Shiga Kogen Escorted Ski Tour (6 Days/5 Nights)


City Tours

These tours are designed for those who wish to concentrate on a specific city or cities (Tokyo and Kyoto) using public transportation with a maximum of 12 tour members. These tours will also include day trips outside of the cities as well.

Best of Tokyo and Beyond (8 Days/7 Nights)

Best of Kyoto and Beyond (8 Days/7 Nights)

Best of Tokyo and Kyoto Tour (12 Days/11 Nights)


Can’t find what you’re looking for? Contact us to find out how we can schedule one of our standard escorted tours for your family or group.

Note: The travel environment in Japan is constantly changing. Samurai Tours reserves the right to modify itineraries to take advantage of these changes.