Japan Real Food Adventure

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Run by: Intrepid

Reference number: CJZF

From: £3380.00

Pack your chopsticks and celebrate thousands of years of food artistry by diving into one of the world’s most elegant, eclectic and harmonious cuisines. Spend your time spent seeing the sights and scouting out prized eating and drinking spots. Watch yakitori sizzling in front of you in Shinjuku's Memory Lane, eat fresh-off-the-boat sashimi and learn to make soba noodles in a hands-on cooking class. Glimpse a geisha drifting through the alleyways of Gion while in Kyoto and experience a charming obanzai dinner of Kyoto-style home-cooked dishes. Stay in a traditional ryokan in Takayama and eat vegetarian shojin ryori (monastic fare) with monks in Koyasan. If you're looking for a trip that tantalises the tastebuds as well as sates a sense of adventure, this Japan Real Food Adventure ticks all the boxes. Highlights/r/n
  • Food is taken seriously in Japan. From the station tonkatsu restaurant to the highest end sushi, Japanese people take pride in the cooking and presentation, and any bad meal is incredibly rare
  • Tasting the succulent Hida beef in Takayama is the definition of a melt-in-your-mouth moment
  • Exploring the unexpected underground foodie treasure trove that is a depachika (department store food court)
  • Staying alongside the brothers of a monastery in Koya-san and discovering shojin ryori – vegetarian buddhist food that seeks enlightenment through perfection in cooking
  • Experiencing the simple pleasures of obanzai ryori – the traditional home cuisine of Kyoto – in a cooking class
  • Snacking on awesome and adventurous street food in the unofficial culinary capital of Osaka

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
10/03/2019 21/03/2019 2 £3665.00
24/03/2019 04/04/2019 Sold out £3495.00
31/03/2019 11/04/2019 8 £3530.00
07/04/2019 18/04/2019 8 £3530.00
14/04/2019 25/04/2019 12 £3665.00
21/04/2019 02/05/2019 12 £3665.00
05/05/2019 16/05/2019 11 £3665.00
12/05/2019 23/05/2019 6 £3530.00
19/05/2019 30/05/2019 7 £3395.00
26/05/2019 06/06/2019 9 £3395.00
23/06/2019 04/07/2019 12 £3395.00
18/08/2019 29/08/2019 12 £3395.00
01/09/2019 12/09/2019 12 £3530.00
08/09/2019 19/09/2019 12 £3665.00
22/09/2019 03/10/2019 12 £3665.00
06/10/2019 17/10/2019 12 £3665.00
13/10/2019 24/10/2019 9 £3530.00
27/10/2019 07/11/2019 12 £3530.00
03/11/2019 14/11/2019 12 £3395.00
10/11/2019 21/11/2019 12 £3395.00
08/03/2020 19/03/2020 12 £3380.00
22/03/2020 02/04/2020 12 £3380.00
29/03/2020 09/04/2020 12 £3380.00
05/04/2020 16/04/2020 12 £3380.00
12/04/2020 23/04/2020 12 £3380.00
26/04/2020 07/05/2020 12 £3380.00
03/05/2020 14/05/2020 12 £3380.00
10/05/2020 21/05/2020 12 £3380.00
17/05/2020 28/05/2020 12 £3380.00
24/05/2020 04/06/2020 12 £3380.00
21/06/2020 02/07/2020 12 £3380.00
16/08/2020 27/08/2020 12 £3380.00
06/09/2020 17/09/2020 12 £3380.00
20/09/2020 01/10/2020 12 £3380.00
27/09/2020 08/10/2020 12 £3380.00
11/10/2020 22/10/2020 12 £3380.00
25/10/2020 05/11/2020 12 £3380.00
01/11/2020 12/11/2020 12 £3380.00
08/11/2020 19/11/2020 12 £3380.00

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