Oku Japan

Oku Japan are a primarily Japan-based a tour company specializing in Japan. Our walking and cultural trips are designed to show visitors the famous sites of Japan, but they focus especially on more off-the-beaten-track treasures: small villages, temples, countryside and national parks. Clients can join one of our small groups for a guided tour with one of our expert local English-speaking guides.

Reasons to tour with Oku Japan

Our small group tours are capped at 13 people

We are Japan-based Japan experts

We offer hiking and adventure programmes as well as culturally focused itineraries

We use locally owned and operated accommodations where possible, with more of your travel money supporting local communities and businesses.

We are committed to sustainable tourism.

Our tour guides are carefully chosen and vetted.

In the Shadow of Mountains
11 Nights $5077
Land of Fire Kyushu
14 Nights $5525
Kumano Ancient Trail
8 Nights $3395
Nakasendo and the Kiso Valley
7 Nights $3279
Mountain Spirits Tohoku
12 Nights $5283
Japan's Culinary Heritage
9 Nights $5387
Nakasendo Trail
11 Nights $4822
Kumano Kodo self-guided walking (6 Days)
5 Nights $1619
Traditional wagasa
3 Nights $1309
Magome, Nakasendo
4 Nights $1591
Kumano Kodo Complete self-guided walking (9 days)
8 Nights $2122
Post-town along the Nakasendo trail
2 Nights $1123
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