Sacred Traditions: Japan Revealed
Join Mark Brazil on an itinerary designed specifically for those with an appreciation of Japanese arts, cuisine, customs, and culture.
Learn about many of Japan’s traditional industries, from wasabi, rice, and tea growing to washi paper manufacturing and sake brewing.
Participate in a drum training session with a member of the famous Kodo troupe on Sado Island.
Spend three nights in the historical town of Kanazawa—experience a tea ceremony, visit the famous gardens of Kenroku-en, and explore the extraordinary art installations of the 21st Century Museum.
Admire Japan’s autumn colors and view some of the country’s rare and unusual wildlife, including the Japanese crested ibis that is recovering from near extinction.