Follow the foot steps of the feudal lords of Japan - Nakasendo and Kiso Valley

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This walking trip follows the ancient Nakasendo Way through the Kiso Valley of central Japan and also reaches the high alpine Kaida Plateau. Our route takes us into a world far from the modern bustle of Japan’s megacities. We travel through some of the most picturesque and historical villages in the nation, stay in rural, family-run Japanese inns and relax in hot spring baths. Traditional Japanese meals are served, and because we are deep in the rural mountains of Japan, ingredients include many locally grown vegetables, forages from the surrounding mountains and fresh-water fish caught in the nearby streams and rivers. Let's follow the foot steps of the ancient Japan's fuedal lords.

- Hike from village to village walking on the loveliest parts of the old Nakasendo Trail
- Bathe in the thermal waters at a hot-spring (onsen) Ryokan
- See Matsumoto castle, one of Japan's best historic castles
- Visit the exquisitely-preserved villages of Mag... read more (