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All-Inclusive Japan Adventures

Unique learning trips designed for ages 50+!

Explore Japanese Gardens in Tokyo · Attend a Kabuki performance · Learn about Japanese samurai · Reflect on WWII in Hiroshima · Indulge in Japanese culinary traditions · Visit ancient Buddhist temples & much more!

Each Japan trip includes …

  • Expert-led excursions and activities
  • All lodging and most meals
  • Gratuities
  • Hands-on experiences
  • Assurance plan and taxes

Favorite Experiences in Japan

  • Visit the exquisite Sensoji Temple, located in the heart of Tokyo, to learn about the role Buddhism plays in the daily lives of Japanese people.
  • Follow the route of the famous Edo-period haiku master, Matsuo Basho, on a boat ride to Matsushima, one of the most beautiful locales in the country.
  • Experience the precise art of Japanese cuisine, from fresh sushi to perfectly plated regional specialties, and attend a traditional tea ceremony.
  • Journey through the stunning vistas of the Japanese Alps via Shinkansen Bullet train, one of the fastest in the world.


A university of the world, Not-for-Profit Road Scholar has been leading global educational adventures for adults for nearly 50 years.

Our programs are all-inclusive educational adventures, not superficial tours. When you explore with us, you’ll have a deep, thought-provoking experience delivered by faculty experts on site.

Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel, the not-for-profit world leader in educational travel since 1975.