Highlights of Japan
Part of the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Hakone is celebrated throughout Japan for its outdoor activities, natural beauty and unparalleled views onto the sacred Mount Fuji. Hakone is also celebrated for its emerging roles as an art centre with its internationally famous outdoor sculpture garden and Museum of Modern Art.
Kyoto is the greatest repository of Japanese history, art, and culture – capital from 794 until 1868 the city retains a regal ambiance present in her stately temples, ethereal gardens, and the gentle manner of her people.
Capital of modern Japan and one of the world’s great cities, Tokyo is a dazzling conundrum; ancient and modern, traditional and avant-garde – a city coming to grips with its role in this brave new world order.