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Hike along Japan's scenic trail that links Kyoto and Tokyo

Hike along Japan's scenic trail that links Kyoto and Tokyo
In the woods on trails in Nakasendo, Japan. (Charles Fleming)

Uncover the traditional culture of Japan on a 10-day excursion offered by Boundless Journeys. The tour begins in Kyoto with a visit to the shrine complex of Fushimi Inari, known for its red torii gates.

Highlights include easy-to-moderate hikes along sections of the Nakasendo Trail, a network of ancient roadways that connected Kyoto and Tokyo, and overnight stays in the small towns of Tsumago and Kiso-Fukushima.

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The tour concludes with a day of sightseeing in Tokyo.

The village of Magome is a stop on the Nakasendo Trail.
The village of Magome is a stop on the Nakasendo Trail. (Charles Fleming)

Dates: April 15-24, May 20-29, Oct. 14-23, Nov. 12-21

Price: From $6,695 per person, double occupancy. Includes all accommodations, including traditional inns; meals per the itinerary, including sake and beer; activities and in-country transportation. International airfare not included.

Info: Boundless Journeys, (800) 941-8010

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