Experience the temples, countryside and cities of Japan. Speed, efficiency and start of the art technology are synonymous with rail travel in Japan. Shinkansen bullet trains travel at 300km/h and connect Tokyo with Japan’s major cities at intervals of approximately 15 minutes.
Japan’s national rail system is know for being incredibly efficient, and a great way to take advantage of this is with a Japan Rail Pass. It gives you unlimited travel across the extensive JR network including Shinkansen (except for Nozomi) for a period of 7,14 or 21 consecutive days and is only available for purchase in Australia and New Zealand.
Visit: Tokyo, Hakone, Matsumoto, Takayama, Hiroshima, Kyoto, Osaka
If you prefer a small group tour then check out our tours that are escorted or let us tailor one for you.