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Winter Tours


The surprise package of traveling in Japan in winter 2022 & 2023!

Traveling Japan in winter is not just about skiing or snowboarding. Journey to the East Winter Tours offer authentic Japanese winter activities, such as getting up close with the cute Snow Monkeys, experiencing the unforgettable Sapporo Snow Festival, riding an icebreaker or seeing graceful red-crested cranes dancing in a field of snow. These winter holidays in Japan also introduce you to the Japanese winter customs, food and delicate snowy scenery in this wonderland of the Japanese winter landscape.
Winter in Japan is a very special time of the year for the Japanese, it is full of traditional events, festivals and rituals. Especially around the New Year’s Day you will see the festive mood all over the country.
Why not travel Japan in the 2022/2023 winter season pre or post ski trip, or on its own, and create a unique memory of winter.

Next Departure 15th Dec, 2022
Next Departure 24th Jan, 2023

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Sapporo Snow Festival (February 2023)

The internationally popular Sapporo Snow Festival is featured in the 2023 Snow Spectacular Tour of Japan. The tour offers only two departures, and spaces are limited. Be quick and don’t miss out!

White Christmas in Japan

Ever thought of a white Xmas in Japan? We have a very special White Christmas Tour in Japan in December 2022. The tour covers the snowy Japan Alps region in Honshu as well as the northern island of Hokkaido. The tour is truly unique.

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