Japan Bucket List Experiences

Try on a kimono

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Japanese proudly wear them on festive occasions.  This is your chance to try one on and take some Instagram-worthy pictures.

Kinkaku-ji

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Kinkaku-ji

Of the more than 1,000 temples in Kyoto, this one is truly the most striking. Partly covered in gold leaf and surrounded by a typical Japanese garden, it offers numerous photo ops.

A Japanese Cooking class

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Learn how to make delicious Gyoza's and tasty ramen. 

Visit Miyajima

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The island became famous because of its Torii gate. At low tide, you can walk to the gate.  At high tide, the gate seems to be floating.

Go to Koyasan

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Here in the heart of Shingon Buddhism, you can experience the spiritual side of Japan by staying in a temple. Don't forget to visit the Okunoin cemetery as well.

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