Voyage Summary

Embark on a journey through time and uncover Japan’s fascinating past as you delve into their ancient traditions and cultures aboard Scenic Eclipse. On the West Coast, you will see one of the most significant archaeological dig sites where you will learn about the Jomon era and the samurais of the Edo period. From the natural formation of Geoparks to a glimpse into World War ll, this voyage will allow you to gain a deeper insight into Japan’s feudal past. 

June 2023
14 days
Scenic Eclipse

Expedition Highlights:

  • Spend 12 days exploring the islands and coastal regions of Japan
  • Learn more about the ancient Jomon era and the samurais of the Edo period
  • Visit moving Hiroshima; a modern-day symbol of peace and rebirth
  • Enjoy a tour of Miyajima Island, home to the floating Torii Gate and Itsukushima Shrine


Your Itinerary:

  • Day 1: Otaru, Japan
  • Day 2: Otaru, Japan
  • Day 3: Aomori, Japan
  • Day 4: Hakodate, Japan
  • Day 5: Sado Island, Japan
  • Day 6: Kanazawa, Japan
  • Day 7: Maizuru, Japan
  • Day 8: Maizuru, Japan
  • Day 9: Hagi, Japan
  • Day 10: Busan, South Korea
  • Day 11: Matsuyama, Japan
  • Day 12: Hiroshima, Japan
  • Day 13: Uno, Japan
  • Day 14: Kobe (Osaka), Japan

Included in this trip:

  • Return flights from the UK
  • Overseas transfers
  • One night pre-cruise hotel stay in Otaru, Japan
  • All meals, beverages and gratuities
  • Guided small-group excursions led by the Expedition Team
  • Onboard WiFi

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