Welcome to our Family selection of themed trips...

Join a Small Group Tour for an excellent alternative to the traditional family holiday.

Led by experienced tour leaders and covering all areas of Japan, our Small Group Tours are a fantastic option for families who want to discover Japan without the stress of having to organise it themselves. On one of our tours you need only sit back, relax and let your tour leader do the hard work, leaving you free to enjoy spending time with your children as you discover this fascinating country!

Families frequently choose to join our Small Group Tours, and children aged six and over are welcome on nearly all our tours. The following selection would make fantastic family holidays.

Small Group Tours styles explained

Small Group TourIJT Classic

Classic Japan

  • Tokyo
  • Hakone
  • Osaka
  • Kyoto
  • Takayama
  • Kamikochi
  • Tokyo

Imagine basking in a hot spring bath at the foot of Mount Fuji, drinking sake with an apprentice geisha in Kyoto or seeing Tokyo from the water as you cruise down the Sumida River. This tour collects the best of Japan's classic cultural and natural locations.

13 Nights: from US$5033

Trip Code: CJ

Departure Months:

  • MAY
  • JUL
  • AUG
  • SEPT
  • OCT

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Small Group TourIJT Classic

Hands On Japan

  • Tokyo
  • Togarinozawa Onsen
  • Matsumoto
  • Kyoto
  • Takefu
  • Tokyo

From soba noodle-making classes to taiko drumming, from boat rides to pottery, and from traditional Japanese ryokan inns to ultra-modern Tokyo – this tour is practically overflowing with unforgettable experiences.

14 Nights: from US$5530

Trip Code: HO

Departure Months:

  • SEPT

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