Walking Holidays in Japan
Self guided walking holidays in Japan are an amazing way to discover the authentic Japan. Walk the 11th century Kumano Kodo pilgrim’s trail through rural Japan to the three grand shrines of Kumano. Alternatively, walk the Nakasendo Way through rural Japan through the central mountains of Japan. A route used since feudal times the Nakasendo Trail, one of a network of ancient highways, linked Kyoto and Tokyo through the central mountains.
We have also devised an incredibly range of add-ons, so that you are getting the very best out of your time in Japan. Taking you to ancient shrines, UNESCO world heritage sites and peaceful rural villages, there is a perfect add on for everyone. Our destination specialist Laura shares her advice to help you choose between the Nakasendo Trail and Kumano Kodo on our blog.