Experience Program

On this page you can learn about experiences that are available around these parts of Japan that you may not yet have discovered.
There are programs throughout the whole country from Hokkaido in the north to Kyushu in the south, and throughout the whole year, from spring through to winter. For further details on anything, please feel free to contact us through this form.

UNDISCOVERED EXPLORATION

Try your luck at the Boat Race, and try to pick the winner from the 6 racers!

Boat Race is a fast paced water sport where 6 boats race across the surface of the water and there is one winner.

Sunset Flight

Take a paraglider flight from the Aso outer rim mountains into the caldera as sunset colors the skies.

Rice Field Kayaking

Get another perspective on the beautiful nature of Aso from the rice fields of Minami-Aso village.

Photo Rogaining in the Great Outdoors of Niseko

Photo rogaining is a sport that anyone can enjoy.

Fall Scenery in Furano ~Discover the beauty of fall~

Of all the four seasons it is fall that has the most dramatic scenery.

Menno Ishi Trekking Tour

A guided trekking tour going through mossy, rocky paths while observing the beautiful trees of Mt.Minami-Gairin.

Kujukushima Pirate Cruise Ship Mirai

A taste of the future on Japan's first electrically-propelled pleasure cruise.

~Port Town of the Navy~ SASEBO Military Port Cruise

"Port Town Sasebo" has been a military port since the latter half of the 19th century.

Fisherman’s Town of Ojika, Saruku

Ojika Island is located in the northernmost of the Goto Islands in the East China Sea, west of Japan.

SASEBO Cruise Bus “Umikaze” Let’s visit “Heritages of Japan”

A 100-minute guided luxury bus tour to visit Saikai National Park, Kujuku Islands and the cultural properties that compose the Japan Heritage.

The Tale of the Western Sea ~ Visit the histories that have been brought about where cultures meet by the sea ~

This is where the two stories meet: the primitive nature existing far before human beings were born.

Cruising on Lake Hamana, and proclaiming love in the middle of the lake.

Lake Hamanako is called “Lake of Sea” because it is actually connected to the sea.

Try the traditional fishing style of Lake Hamana! ~Takiya-ryou~

Takiya ryou is a traditional fishing technique particular to Lake Hamana that involves spear fishing at night.

Enjoy the Autumn/Winter Sky Resort

Enjoy the beauty of Yatsugatake Plateau in autumn and winter.

A Mini Outdoor Experience at a Mountain Resort in Spring / Summer

An overnight tour to enjoy Yatsugatake Plateau from spring to summer.

Hike up a valley to clear water & the old post town of Daigahara

Let's begin the day with a hike up the famous Shojigataki Waterfall.

Row your boat gently down the clear stream of snowy Niseko

A leisurely cruise which everyone can enjoy regardless of age.

Scenic Photography Tour with Local Photographer!

No experience of photography required to join this tour. Explore the scenic view of our hidden gems!

Mashu Star Watching tour

The sky is starry for 360 degrees, as far as you can see.

Discover Akan River “River Walk” ~Looking for music by the nature of Akan~

The sound of the earth also can be heard at a hot spring spot.

Tour of Kushiro Marsh Observatory & Stroll on the boardwalk ~A tour of the magnificent Kushiro Marsh~

Majestic panoramic view of the great Kushiro Wetland from the satellite viewpoint.

UNDISCOVERED CULTURE

~Feel the prosperity of Niigata’s Minato-machi from 200 years ago~ Admire a geisha’s dance at the mansion of a wealthy trader

Niigata's Furumachi used to stand alongside Kyoto's Gion and Tokyo's Shinbashi when it came to geisha districts.

~A traditional craft going back 400 years to the Edo Period ~ Experience making gold-inlaid Niigata laquerware

The trade ships that sailed the Sea of Japan coast and called at Niigata brought with them a wealth of goods which helped the port cities flourish.

Kujukushima Pirate Cruise Ship Mirai

A taste of the future on Japan's first electrically-propelled pleasure cruise.

~Port Town of the Navy~ SASEBO Military Port Cruise

"Port Town Sasebo" has been a military port since the latter half of the 19th century.

Fisherman’s Town of Ojika, Saruku

Ojika Island is located in the northernmost of the Goto Islands in the East China Sea, west of Japan.

SASEBO Cruise Bus “Umikaze” Let’s visit “Heritages of Japan”

A 100-minute guided luxury bus tour to visit Saikai National Park, Kujuku Islands and the cultural properties that compose the Japan Heritage.

The Tale of the Western Sea ~ Visit the histories that have been brought about where cultures meet by the sea ~

This is where the two stories meet: the primitive nature existing far before human beings were born.

Takegawara Backstreet Walk

Let's walk the backstreets of Beppu, with its traces of a hotspring town in the good old days?

Let’s stroll a Castle Town in Kimono (Café Coupon included)

Step back in time to the Edo period in the castle town of Kitsuki City.

A Stroll Around Fuchimyo Hamlet & Lunch at Fuwari

Fuchimyo is a small hamlet perched on the mountain slopes of Anabuki-cho, part of Mima City.

Discover Traditional Skill × Art in Takamatsu

Craftsmen in this area were called "Sanuki" during Edo period, when their high skill was nurtured.

Try the traditional fishing style of Lake Hamana! ~Takiya-ryou~

Takiya ryou is a traditional fishing technique particular to Lake Hamana that involves spear fishing at night.

A countryside highland experience with views of Mt. Fuji – really close to Tokyo!

Japanese highland resort "Kiyosato", as well as traditional countryside culture at a old farmhouse.

Hike like a Ninja and experience a Japanese traditional house from the Edo period

Hike the field in Japanese traditional shoes, Jikatabi, that Ninjas also used to wear.

Hike up a valley to clear water & the old post town of Daigahara

Let's begin the day with a hike up the famous Shojigataki Waterfall.

Jomon Snow Hike

This is the source of wisdom in the Snow Country passed on to today.

Gastronomy of Snow Country: The Gift from the Country Hill and Cooking by Hot-spring

Gastronomy in a hot-spring town on a country hill at its best.

Gastronomy of Snow Country

It will make a good tour to explore the culture of the snow country along with its history.

The island where deities dance. Stay on Sado and experience the festival!

Onidaiko is a traditional performing art only found on Sado that is performed at festivals

UNDISCOVERED LIFE

Make a dish of Niseko

Work on communication and teamwork through cookery using Niseko ingredients.

~A traditional craft going back 400 years to the Edo Period ~ Experience making gold-inlaid Niigata laquerware

The trade ships that sailed the Sea of Japan coast and called at Niigata brought with them a wealth of goods which helped the port cities flourish.

Horse Trekking through the Thousand Year Plains

Aso boasts one of the best calderas in the world, and the panoramic views are exceptional.

Fisherman’s Town of Ojika, Saruku

Ojika Island is located in the northernmost of the Goto Islands in the East China Sea, west of Japan.

The Tale of the Western Sea ~ Visit the histories that have been brought about where cultures meet by the sea ~

This is where the two stories meet: the primitive nature existing far before human beings were born.

World Agricultural Heritage : Wandering around the farms on the steep slope of Sarukai village community

On slopes of over 30 degrees…this tour takes you on a wander around the farms developed on such a steep slope.

A paradise of life : Game Cuisine Lunch at Minshuku hotel Uribo

Please enjoy the game cuisine hunted and cooked by the owner of the hotel in the mountainous village of Higashi Miyoshi town.

A Thousand Years,a hidden hamlet : Hidden Village of Ancient Heike Warriors Tour

This tour visits Ochiai Village community that has sustained a natural life for over a thousand yearson the steep slopes of the mountains as well as Asa House.

A Thousand Years,a hidden hamlet : Iya & Oboke Shangri-la Tour

The encounter with the villagers will make you understand the reason why the place has been able to be a paradise on earth.

Discover Island × Art at Shodoshima Island

Let's enjoy cinema art visiting the filming locations of various cinemas and TV dramas and recalling their stories.

A countryside highland experience with views of Mt. Fuji – really close to Tokyo!

Japanese highland resort "Kiyosato", as well as traditional countryside culture at a old farmhouse.

Hike like a Ninja and experience a Japanese traditional house from the Edo period

Hike the field in Japanese traditional shoes, Jikatabi, that Ninjas also used to wear.

Hike up a valley to clear water & the old post town of Daigahara

Let's begin the day with a hike up the famous Shojigataki Waterfall.

Jomon Snow Hike

This is the source of wisdom in the Snow Country passed on to today.

Gastronomy of Snow Country: The Gift from the Country Hill and Cooking by Hot-spring

Gastronomy in a hot-spring town on a country hill at its best.

Gastronomy of Snow Country

It will make a good tour to explore the culture of the snow country along with its history.

Enjoy Local Performing Arts and Food with Sado Islanders: Osaki Soba no Kai

You can enjoy its local performing arts with local food in a friendly atmosphere.

The island where deities dance. Stay on Sado and experience the festival!

Onidaiko is a traditional performing art only found on Sado that is performed at festivals

UNDISCOVERED SPIRIT

Takachiho Kagura (sacred music and dance performance)

Takachiho Shrine want as many people as possible to experience the culture of night kagura performances.

~A traditional craft going back 400 years to the Edo Period ~ Experience making gold-inlaid Niigata laquerware

The trade ships that sailed the Sea of Japan coast and called at Niigata brought with them a wealth of goods which helped the port cities flourish.

Team Building Rafting

This is not just rafting for pleasure, but team building training that includes learning before and after the trip, as well as when coming down the river.

Experience a Buddhist rite of cedar-stick burning “Goma daki” at Monjusenji Temple (including a special visit to the Okunoin, a part of the temple that is not usually open.)

Cedar stick burning (Goma in Japanese) is an esoteric Buddhist rite that is said to be originated from India passed down through the generation to this day.

Fisherman’s Town of Ojika, Saruku

Ojika Island is located in the northernmost of the Goto Islands in the East China Sea, west of Japan.

The Tale of the Western Sea ~ Visit the histories that have been brought about where cultures meet by the sea ~

This is where the two stories meet: the primitive nature existing far before human beings were born.

Discover Faith × Art in Kotohira

After completing the 785 steps to the main shrine of Kompira Shrine, the paintings by a renowned artist from Edo period Maruyama Okyo on the sliding doors of Omote Shoin awaits you.

Hike like a Ninja and experience a Japanese traditional house from the Edo period

Hike the field in Japanese traditional shoes, Jikatabi, that Ninjas also used to wear.

Hike up a valley to clear water & the old post town of Daigahara

Let's begin the day with a hike up the famous Shojigataki Waterfall.

The island where deities dance. Stay on Sado and experience the festival!

Onidaiko is a traditional performing art only found on Sado that is performed at festivals