Customized Tour

Kayotei Program

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Encounter Japanese culture in a unique and intimate way. Stay in a luxurious Japanese Inn embraced by nature’s bounty with the forested hills, breathtaking gardens, and soothing hot springs in a remote village.

Day 1: Tokyo – Kanazawa – Yamanaka Onsen

Depart from Tokyo to Kanazawa on a bullet train; upon arrival to Kanazawa, take a private transfer to the luxurious Yamanaka Onsen, famed hot spring town for a two night stay at the Kayotei Ryokan.

Day 2: Yamanaka Onsen

Spend a full day of visiting local artisans in their natural element. Meet masters of traditional crafts in a unique way unseen by most travelers. Each and every one of these artisans is truly a master in their own craft.

Options for artisans include:
1. Visiting an organic rice farm, using the Aigamo (duck-rice farming) method
2. Japanese Tofu maker
3. Japanese sake “Nihonshu” maker
4. Traditional Washi paper craftsman
5. Traditional wood turner “Kiji-shi”
6. Kutani Ware Potter
a. Studios are subject to availability and seasonality.

Day 3: Yamanaka Onsen – Kanazawa

Begin a half-day private tour of Kanazawa after a private transfer from Yamanaka Onsen. Learn the techniques of Yuzen dyeing with a hands on experience at the Kaga Yuzen Traditional Industry Center. Visit the Myoryuji Temple, known as “Ninja Temple” before stopping at Higashichaya-gai*, the old entertainment district.
*A special booking of a live Geisha performance on Saturdays possible. Advanced reservations necessary. Additional costs will apply.

Day 4: Kanazawa

Enjoy a full day of sightseeing in Kanazawa, beginning in Kenroku-en Garden, recognized as one of Japan’s three most beautiful traditional gardens. Enjoy lunch at Omicho Market, the largest market with local ingredients for nearly 300 years. See the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, just next to Kenroku-en Garden; since its opening in 2004, it has become one of Japan’s most popular art museums. Exhibiting unique works by contemporary artists world-wide, such as the “Swimming Pool” by Leadro Elrich.

Day 5: Kanazawa – Tokyo

Transfer to Tokyo from Kanazawa by bullet train.

Departure Date

Dates are flexible and customizable for your preference.

Type of travel arrangement

Tailor Made Travel Arrangement


The tailor made itinerary program includes airport transfers, accommodation, other transportation within Japan, guided tours, culture experiences, unique activities and some meals. 


Please contact us for a custom quote. The price is customized based on final itinerary, travel dates, choice of accommodation or orther costom preference.


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JTB Reservation Center : Tel 1(800) 223-6104, email

Date & Price Tour Start Tour End Departure Single Supplement
03/01/2022 12/25/2025 Tokyo $ 0
Cancellation rates will apply to the tour fare. If notice of cancellation is received on tour starting date, or in case of failure to show without notice、100% of the tour fare. days or more days prior, no charge Cancellation period is based on Japan local time. Notice must be received during JTB USA office hours. Mon. - Fri., 9:00AM-5:30PM PST Except National Holidays.

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