Garden glory in Japan with Audley

Kourakuen gardens, Okayama

Kourakuen gardens, Okayama

New Audley tour takes in grand gardens

New for 2013, our 15 day Gardens & Art of Japan tour takes in the must-see attractions of Tokyo, Kyoto and Hiroshima but also ventures out to Kanazawa, on the coast, and to the island of Shikoku.

The route takes in some of Japan’s exquisite art museums and architecture as well as incorporating Japan’s most beautiful and refined gardens, including the country’s official ‘top three’: Kairakuen in Mito, Kenrokuen in Kanazawa and Kourakuen in Okayama.

Other highlights of this comprehensive tour include dinner with a geisha and the opportunity to participate in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony in the Happoen Gardens in Tokyo.

This tour departs on 13 May 2013 and costs £5,200pp.

For more information about this tour, or to find out about other tailor-made trips to Japan with Audley, contact our Japan specialists on 01993 838 210 or contact us online.

To find out more about Japan’s gardens take a look at our Gardens of Japan travel guide.

If you would like to learn more about Audley group tours, visit our Group Tours page.