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Songlines Music Trip to Japan: Tradition and Diversity

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Trip Overview

Songlines Music Travel in association with Imaginative Traveller, invites music lovers and travellers alike to the Land of the Rising Sun, Japan. You will be fascinated by its mix of modernity and tradition. Immerse yourself in the variety of sounds and performances of Japanese music as we travel through Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Okinawa and Kyoto.

Accompanied by Paul Fisher, your UK tour leader, you will gain unique access to the artists and musicians of the region and listen to the best traditional music.

In addition, a superb cultural programme will complement the trip. You will visit temples and markets in Tokyo, a castle in Okinawa and cruise on Lake Ashi. You will also have the chance to attend a Geisha show and a Sumo performance.

Essential Info
Starts: Tokyo
Ends: Kyoto
Ages: Min 18
Theme: Music
Trip Code: SLJTD
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Japan
What's Included


10 x Breakfast, 2 x Dinner


Public & Private Transport


Hotel x 10 nights

Trip Highlights

•   Private meeting and performances with artists in Tokyo, Okinawa and Kyoto

•   Enjoy a performance at Kabuki Theatre in Tokyo

•   Listen to a koto player and a Chindon performance

•   Enjoy live music in local bars

•   Enjoy a sumo tournament in Osaka and Geisha show in Kyoto

Dates & Availability
Start date
End date
Departing: 17th Mar 2019
Returning: 27th Mar 2019
Availability: Good
Itinerary & Notes

Konnichiwa and welcome to Tokyo! Upon arrival at the airport, you will be welcomed by an English-speaking guide and transferred to your hotel. That evening, meet your tour leader Paul Fisher, along with the rest of the group. Get to know each other over a welcome dinner before getting a good night’s sleep.

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