No matter what you most associate with this fascinating culture and country, a holiday in Japan will reveal some of Asia’s most intriguing and delightful highlights. A culture ruled by intricacies and etiquette, travellers can expect to experience the unique tension that exists between tradition and innovation, where flamboyant urban fashion sits comfortably alongside delicate Geisha dress and where ancient temples are housed happily beside vending machines selling anything from eggs to underwear.

Top reviews on Japan holidays

A holiday in Japan can be a leap into the unknown for many travellers who have never experienced this part of the world. But our Japan holiday reviews have come directly from Intrepid travellers experiencing the country with us, many of them for the first time. So take a look below at our Japan holiday reviews to get a feel of what an Intrepid adventure will be like for you.

Land of the Rising Sun, March 2017

Samuele Magonio

Land of the Rising Sun, February 2017

Wendy Hoddinett

Japan Express, March 2017

Anthony Kaye

Japan Express, March 2017

Art Anders

Japan Express, March 2017

Stephen Dineen

Japan Express, March 2017

Tovie Lewis

Japan Winter Festivals, February 2017

Kim Loxham

Japan Winter Festivals, February 2017

david chamberlain

Japan Winter Festivals, February 2017

Jill Poyner

Japan Express, February 2017

Chris Bondeson

Japan Winter Festivals, February 2017

Corey Dowling

Land of the Rising Sun, January 2017

Alex Shepherd


Blogs on Japan

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Mar 15, 2017

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Mar 10, 2017

Japan in one week: Your ultimate guide

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