KYOTO HOTEL + PRIVATE FOOD AND SAKE TOUR Overview Discover the culinary delights of Kyoto with a local guide who can help navigate an overwhelming array of dining options for an unforgettable experience After meeting at our designated point in central Kyoto, we will make our way to a popular local sake bar where we...
RAW City Breaks: Japan
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We have chosen some of the best hotels in each city for their location or character and added in cultural experiences with local guides or orientations to help you find the best eats and transport during your stay.
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KYOTO HOTEL + TEA CEREMONY AND TRADITIONS TOUR Overview We will start our day with a leisurely stroll through Kyoto’s oldest Geisha district, Kamishichiken, with it’s rows of perfectly preserved “kyo-machiya” townhouses and secret laneways, before continuing on to the world renowned Kinkakuji Temple, (also known as the Golden Pavilion). After we capture the perfect...
KYOTO HOTEL + PRIVATE AFTERNOON WITH A GEISHA Overview Kyoto is the heart of Japan’s geisha world. In Kyoto however, fully-fledged geisha are known by their traditional name of Geiko – (pronounced “gay-ko”). A Geiko is a woman who is educated in traditional Japanese arts, such as music, dancing, singing, and conversation. The word Geisha...
OSAKA HOTEL + FOODIE BIKE TOUR Overview Only a short train ride from Tokyo, Osaka is a laid back city known for its food, fun, and culture. On this city break tour enjoy the adventure of riding bikes through this exciting city to discover its culinary delights. A knowledgeable, English speaking guide will lead...
Overview Let our local, experienced guide take you on an explorative adventure through the vibrant city of Tokyo. This full day private tour enables you to visit some of the best sites around the city, with the added benefit of the interpretation of a local guide who can share the history, culture and traditions of...
Overview Let our local, experienced guide introduce you to the wonders of Tokyo in a half day tour that explores the highlights of this electric city. You will kick off your tour by discovering the atmospheric Asakusa Old Town. Once the main entertainment district during the Edo period, you will now find temples, shrines, and...
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Our City Break Specalists, Rosalind & Andrea
Rosalind and Andrea have a wealth of knowledge on airfares and are business class flights specialists, with first-hand up-to-date knowledge of the major airlines business class offerings. They also specialized in premium economy for popular routes such as Japan. Ros and Andrea can advise on the best routing and available seats to get the best out of your trip.
They also have great knowledge of many cities in the world. Ask them where the best place is to get a coffee in Barcelona, or where to stay near the airport in Geneva, or where to get on the train in Paris to get down to St Jean Pied-de-Port. They can help plan the perfect city break to compliment your RAW Travel adventure.