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Amidst an era where seasoned travelers actively seek alternatives to crowded tourist spots, Collette’s “Japan: Past & Present” tour emerges as a refreshing choice. This 14-day small group Explorations tour marks a strategic pivot by Collette towards sustainable travel, featuring a thoughtfully balanced itinerary. It not only covers essential sights but also introduces participants to off-the-beaten-path locations that capture the true essence and culture of Japan. Stays in lesser-known areas like Ise-Shima and Mt. Koya allow for in-depth exploration of Japan’s hidden treasures.

Pioneering Sustainable Travel Strategies

In the current travel scene, discerning travelers are increasingly in pursuit of unique and immersive experiences while destinations worldwide face the challenge of overtourism. This issue, recently discussed at the World Economic Forum in Davos, underscores the severe impact of mass tourism, which can erode local environments, overload infrastructure, and reduce the quality of life for inhabitants.

Collette’s forward-thinking strategy addresses these challenges by fostering travel experiences that explore local cultures more deeply and promote lesser-known, emerging destinations.

Exploring Japan: A Blend of Old and New

“Japan: Past & Present” offers an intricately designed journey that navigates through the rich tapestry of Japan’s history and its dynamic modern culture. This tour provides a panoramic view of Japan’s development from its ancient temples and traditional tea ceremonies to its vibrant markets and advanced technology districts, creating a unique travel experience.

Explore Authentic Japan with Collette’s “Japan: Past & Present” Tour

Delve into the heart of Japanese culture with Collette’s immersive “Japan: Past & Present” tour. Participants will enjoy a unique sushi-making demonstration at the renowned WAK in Kyoto. This interactive experience is further enriched by a session on sake tasting paired with origami folding, offering a deep dive into Japan’s renowned culinary arts and meticulous craftsmanship.

In today’s travel landscape, the push towards sustainable and meaningful journeys is paramount. Collette stands at the forefront with a firm commitment to responsible tourism, ensuring that every trip not only enriches the traveler but also contributes to the well-being of the destinations.

Embrace a new era of thoughtful exploration by joining the “Japan: Past & Present” tour. Set for departure on 13 July 2024, spots are available starting at $7,699 CAD per person. Join this movement towards impactful travel and experience a journey like no other.


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