Japan Travel Program

From 12 May to 23 May 2019

Day 1     12/05/2019  Departure from France and fly to Tokyo.

Day 2     13/05/2019 Arrival in Tokyo, transfer to Komatsu and transfer by coach to Kanazawa in the evening.

Day 3     14/05/2019 Kanazawa tours by coach: Kenrokuen garden, the Museum of Contemporary Art on the 21ste century, the Ishikawa Prefectural Arts Museum, the samurai home of the Nomura family.

Day 4     15/05/2019 Kanazawa - Wajima by coach: Visit of the Wajima market and the Lacquered Art Museum. Wajima - Takaoka by coach: visit of Zuiryuji temple and return to Kanazawa by coach.

Day 5     16/05/2019 Kanazawa - Gokayama by coach: visit to a house in the historic village. Gokayama - Shirakawagoen coach: visit of the traditional village. Shirakawago - Takayama by coach: visits to Takayama shrine, Sanmachi district, Funasaka sake brewery.

Day 6     17/05/2019 Takayama - Nagoya by coach: visits to the Eihoji temple, the Mino museum dedicated to ceramic art, the Futaba museum.

Day 7     18/05/2019 Nagoya - Okayama by Shinkansen: transfer to Imbe station and visit to the Bizen Art Museum, return by train to Okayama.

Day 8     19/05/2019 Okayama - Matsue by train: visits to Matsue Castle, Lafcadio Hearn's former home, Meimei-an tea house.

Day 9     20/05/2019 Matsue - Izumo by coach: visits to Izumo Shrine and Hall of Treasures, Adachi Art Museum. Transfer to Yonago airport and fly to Tokyo.

Day 10   21/05/2019 Tokyo - Nikko - Toshogu by train: tours of Toshogu shrine in Nikko park, Ryukou in temple. Return by train to Tokyo.

Day 11   22/05/2019 Tokyo - Kamakura by coach: visits to Tsurugaoka Hachimangu shrine, Kotokuin temple and its great Buddha, Hokokuji temple and its bamboo grove, return to Tokyo.

Day 12   23/052019 Return Tokyo - Paris.

Entirely designed by Christine Shimizu, honorary general curator of heritage, for whom Japan has no secrets, and who will ensure the conduct, this journey will offer a total immersion in traditional Japan.

Detailed program 19.05.12.programme-groupe-les-amis-du-musee-cernuschi-12j10n-mai-2019-16-18pax-19072018

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