1 day or more
MODEL COURSE (by request)
Due to the continued global spread of the COVID19 virus and the associated impact upon public health and safely in Japan, reservations for all tours and experience programs will be SUSPENDED until May 2020, or until the situation improves and relevant restrictions upon travel are lifted.
We look forward to welcoming you back to Tohoku as soon as possible. In the meantime, please stay safe and well!
~ Inoutbound Sendai Matsushima Inc.
On this tour you’ll experience the beauty of Spring in Tohoku, home to some of Japan’s best cherry blossom destinations, a world away from the hustle and bustle of Tokyo and Kyoto.
You can sit back and relax with no concerns about language barrier, luggage or transport as your private driver-guide takes care of everything! Stay in luxury at three of Tohoku’s finest accommodation sites, including an exclusive booking at a 150 year old farmhouse renovated into a modern, minimalist haven in the countryside.
Experience ‘unseen’ Japan in the local culture, food and people of the Tohoku region.
Enjoy an all-inclusive traditional ‘Hanami’ (flower viewing) party at Japan’s largest cherry blossom festival in Hirosaki Castle Park, and be joined by some very special guests…!
・Visit 1200 year old Shiogama Shrine and taste nationally famous Sake at Urakasumi Brewery.
・Take a relaxing boat cruise around the islands of Matsushima Bay.
・Wear traditional ‘kimono’ and experience the Japanese tea ceremony.
・Unwind on a river cruise through the picturesque Geibikei Gorge.
・Visit the fascinating temples and shrines of UNESCO World Heritage Hiraizumi.
・Enjoy a performance of ‘Kagura’, a local traditional performing art.
・View the weeping cherry blossoms of samurai town, Kakunodate.
・Drive along the incredible ‘snow walls’ of Mt. Hachimantai.
・Exclusive insider-access to Japan’s largest cherry blossom festival at Hirosaki Castle Park.
・Join a ‘Hanami’ (flower viewing) party…with NINJAS!