Explore the rich cultural history of Japan during this 10-night cruise aboard the Nautica. This immersive experience brings you everything from sumo spectatin to fresh-caught sashimi to tea ceremonies for an in-depth glimpse at Japanese heritage.
Your journey begins in metropolitan Tokyo (Yokohama), followed by a voyage to Nagoya. From there, take in Kyoto’s historical sites before exploring the vibrant city of Hiroshima. Taking in the numerous sites — including the Hiroshima Peace Memorial and Shukkei-en Gardens — Hiroshima offers solace amid the hustle and bustle. From there, set your sights on the legendary Buddha statues of Busan and discover the ancient remnants of old Nagasaki. A springtime delight, travelers will experience the world-famous budding cherry blossoms under Mt. Fuki before returning to the urban delights of Tokyo. To round out the trip, sample sushi at Shimuzu’s dockside fish market.