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Embark on a journey to a Japan
you have never seen before.

Discover hidden heritage sites, majestic natural locations, and unique flavors in one of the many once-in-a-lifetime events newly created for international visitors.
Drink tea like a samurai lord, explore Japan’s mountain ranges, or practice mindfulness in an ancient temple: discover the hidden treasures of Japan.

Curated Cultural Adventures

Have One of Japan’s Most Scenic Temples All to Yourself

In the stillness of night, a sacred and ethereally beautiful experience awaits

Ever wanted to experience a Japanese temple without the crowds? If you’re looking to spend a truly divine night, turn your eyes to Tsubosaka-dera in Nara, Japan’s first capital city. After closing hours, let a monk take you on an exclusive tour of this magnificent site...

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Explore the Japanese Outdoors

Learn lost arts at the ancestral home of the ninja!

Eco-tourism, history and martial training amidst the Akame falls

At the forty-eight falls of Akame — training ground for the famed Iga ninja clan in the 15th and 16th centuries — you, too, can become a ninja for a day. Wearing authentic clothing, you’ll get the lowdown on timehonored techniques of concentration, climbing, and infiltration...

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Special Events and Resources

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Tokyo - The Making of Harry Potter

Discover how the world of the movie "Harry Potter" was made

Opening in summer 2023, Warner Bros. Studio Tour Tokyo – The Making of Harry Potter is a brand-new attraction offering fans the chance to step behind-the-scenes of the spellbinding movies and discover secrets of the Wizarding World. Th Studio Tour will be the first Warner...

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