Japan no.1 Asian destination for Aussies

Dec 20, 2023

Japan, has beaten Bali as the number one Asian destination for Australian holidaymakers heading overseas.

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Tourism and Transport Forum Australia’s (TTF) summer holiday survey, found the top international destination this year is New Zealand, followed by anywhere in Europe then Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia.

“Japan is becoming a favourite Aussie hotspot,” TTF chief executive Margy Osmond said.

“The people are incredibly welcoming, the food is delicious, the culture is endlessly fascinating and it’s also a great option for anyone who loves skiing or other snow sports, as many Australians do.”

And if you want to know what all the fuss is about try one of our Japan pack-free guided walks!

Get off the beaten track and away from where all the tourists go as you explore these spectacular regions of Japan with us.

Choose from guided walks of the Kumano Kodo pilgrim walk on the Kii Peninsula featuring dramatic temples and shrines and spectacular forest and mountain scenery or the ancient Samurai way known as the Nakasendo way from Tokyo to Kyoto.

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Choose either tour or a combination of both.

Our tours are unique as we realise that walking is only part of the adventure. We have included Wow-mazing experiences to make your trip truly unique from a traditional Japanese tea ceremony wearing a kimono in Kyoto to sake tasting.

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We utilise private vehicle transfers giving our guests flexibility of walking and avoid any rushing to meet train schedules.

In addition, we have hand-picked every hotel in person, choosing the best accommodation in each region offering the utmost comfort during your journey.

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