RAW City Breaks: Japan

Not just a hotel but an experience!

discover the best of a city

Extend your adventure with our tailored city breaks.

Our city breaks have been designed to unlock some of the best aspects of these wonderful cities. Use our local knowledge and contacts to explore with someone who understands the best options locally and how to use your time.

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.

Our packages will take away the stress of your extended travel arrangements and save you precious time. Don't spend hours trawling confusing websites when we have done the work for you! 

Our specialists can tailor make a city break with your needs and desires in mind. Our inspiring city breaks listed on our website are not the extent of all that we can offer, so if you have something specific in mind or looking for other ideas, contact us so that we can customise the perfect city break for you!


Let us take the stress out of the planning where to stay and what to see

City Break Options


Kyoto Hotel + Private Geisha Experience

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…


Exploring the narrow backstreets of Nakatsugawa

Nicola Hughes, RAW Travel Info Hub Coordinator After a few days soaking up the sights of Kyoto prior to my Nakasendo Way walk, I decided to head off early to Nakatsugawa, the walk’s starting point. I arrived in the morning with my walking shoes on, ready to explore. About Nakatsugawa Nakatsugawa, the 45th postal town…


Our city breaks team give you local experiences and unrivalled insights

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.

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