Walk Japan Launches Kyoto: Mountains to the Sea Tour

Walk Japan Launches Kyoto: Mountains to the Sea Tour

A journey through time!

Get your hiking boots ready! Walk Japan’s Kyoto: Mountains to the Sea tour will take you on an unforgettable adventure. This immersive eight-day journey invites you to step off the beaten path and explore the captivating rural landscapes of Kyoto Prefecture.

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Everything you need to know about Walk Japan’s Kyoto: Mountains to the Sea

Kyoto: Mountains to the Sea

Kyoto | Image credit: Japan Photos via Canva Pro

Leave the bustling city behind and immerse yourself in the serene beauty of Kyoto’s tranquil backcountry. Here, life unfolds at the rhythm of the seasons, punctuated by vibrant local festivals.

The Kyoto: Mountains to the Sea tour takes you on a journey through ancient trails, once crucial arteries for commerce and communication. These historic pathways lead you through charming villages, past breathtaking natural landscapes, and to encounters with Kyoto’s rich cultural heritage. Finally your exploration culminates on the majestic Sea of Japan coast at Amanohashidate, a breathtaking vista considered one of Japan’s three classics.

What’s more, knowledgeable experts will guide you throughout your eight-day adventure, guaranteeing a deep and meaningful experience. To conclude each night, you’ll rest comfortably in traditional Japanese inns, enjoying delicious meals prepared with the freshest local ingredients. These culinary creations showcase the same exquisite quality found in Kyoto City’s renowned ryokan inns and restaurants.

For active travellers

Kyoto: Mountains to the Sea

Amanohashidate | Image credit: bee32 via Canva Pro

This fully guided walking tour caters to a maximum of 12 participants, fostering a personalised and intimate experience. This active Level 4 adventure is perfect for those who maintain a reasonably active lifestyle. Get ready to conquer daily walks around 8–16 kilometres, traversing scenic mountain trails and charming country lanes.

The Kyoto: Mountains to the Sea tour promises an unforgettable adventure into the heart of Kyoto‘s hidden treasures. Prices start from ¥430,000 (S$3747.49) based on double occupancy.

Also read: 10 Kyoto Historical Sites That Will Take You Back to Ancient Japan

So, if you’re seeking an authentic and enriching experience beyond the typical tourist trail, this tour is for you! Walk Japan offers a unique opportunity to delve into the heart of Kyoto’s rural beauty, history, and culture. Finally, lace up your walking shoes and embark on an unforgettable journey through time!

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