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  • Architecture Art Design Tour

    2 - 16 October 2019
    During Rugby World Cup

    Architecture / Design / Art​

    TOKYO - KYOTO - KANAZAWA2 to 16 October 2019 during Rugby World Cup in JapanFrom $6,800* AUD per person twin share (conditions & exclusions apply)To book or enquire further GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.Register your interest so Robbie san can keep you informed.--------------------------“DISCOVERING AND ENJOYING FAR MORE THAN WOULD HAVE BEEN POSSIBLE WITHOUT HIS ASSISTANCE“Read testimonials from previous tour.------------------------------Join Japan expert, Robert Day, as he travels through Japan to uncover the "essence" of Japanese design and highlight it's brilliance while immersed in the wider Japanese culture.To book or enquire GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.We can also offer you a package to extend your stay in Japan or to include airfares. Just ask for details.-------------------------This tour will visit Tokyo, Kyoto and Kanazawa. You will experience: **•   Great contemporary architecture including works by Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Tadao Ando•   DOCOMOMO and Modern Architectural classics•   The National Museum of Western Art by Le Corbusier•   Historic and traditional Japanese houses & buildings in Tokyo and Kyoto•   International and local art exhibitions•   21_21 Design Sight by Tadao Ando•   Jiyu Gakuen School by Frank Lloyd Wright•   Historic Temples and Shrines in Kyoto•   Conversation with Japanese architects and the chance to meet new Japanese friends•   Enjoy a range of delicious regional Japanese food.To book or enquire GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.• Price is in Australian Dollars. Price excludes airfares, airport transfers and meals. The prices shown above are a guide to the best price and are subject to change without notice due to matters outside our control such as adverse currency fluctuations, unavailability of preferred accommodation, additional taxes, etc. Please enquire for further details, full terms and conditions and full inclusions and exclusions.** Experiences noted above may change depending on availability.

  • Art Island Tour

    August 2019
    Dates to be confirmed

    Art / Architecture / Design​

    NAOSHIMA - TESHIMA - INUJIMA -  OKAYAMA
    ART ISLANDS

    August 2019 - enquire about dates.

    From $6,000* AUD per person twin share (conditions & exclusions apply) LIMITED PLACES.

    To book or enquire further GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.

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    “ROBERT’S ORGANIZATION WAS PHENOMENAL…. WE SAW MORE QUANTITY AND QUALITY WISE THAN WE COULD EVER HAVE MANAGED ON OUR OWN“

    Read testimonials from previous tour.

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    Join us for this incredible opportunity to visit the “Art Islands” of Naoshima, Inujima and Teshima as well as the famous pottery village of Imbe, the “time capsule” town of Kurashiki and the historic city of Okayama.

    To book or enquire GO TOOUR CONTACT US PAGE.

    We can also offer you a package to extend your stay in Japan or to include airfares. Just ask for details.

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    This tour will spend 3 nights in Naoshima, 2 nights in Okayama, 2 nights in Naoshima, 1 night on Awaji Island and 1 night in Tokyo (first night stopover only). You will experience: **

    •   Great contemporary architecture of Tadao Ando on Naoshima

    •   Stunning scenery and areas of natural beauty of the Seto Inland Sea

    •   Naoshima Art House Project

    •   Awaji Island Water Temple by Tadao Ando and Awaji Yumebutai by Tadao Ando

    •   Famous pottery village of Imbe (home of Bizen ware)

    •   The extraordinary Teshima Art Museum

    •   Okayama, home to one of the Three Great Gardens of Japan

    •   The historic Edo-period merchant town of Kurashiki.

    To book or enquire GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.

    • Price is in Australian Dollars. Price excludes airfares, airport transfers and meals. The prices shown above are a guide to the best price and are subject to change without notice due to matters outside our control such as adverse currency fluctuations, unavailability of preferred accommodation, additional taxes, etc. Please enquire for further details, full terms and conditions and full inclusions and exclusions.

    ** Experiences noted above may change depending on availability, timing and weather conditions.

  • 'Autumn Leaves' Tours

    November 2019
    20 November - 3 December 2019

    Ceramics / Art / Culture

     

    KYUSHU - KYOTO - TOKYO 'Autumn Leaves'(SHIKOKU & KYUSHU - TAKAMATSU, IYA VALLEY, BEPPU, ARITA, TAKEOONSEN, NAGASAKI AND MORE )November 2019. Dates to be confirmedEnquire about pricing.To book or enquire further GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.Register your interest so Robbie san can keep you informed.--------------------------“IF YOU REALLY WANT TO SEE JAPAN, JOIN ONE OF ROBERT DAY’S JAPAN TOURS” - “THE ORGANISATION WAS IMPECCABLE”Read testimonials from previous tour.-----------------------Kyushu, Japan's westernmost island is renowned for fine ceramics, therapeutic hot springs, fertile landscapes and unique cuisine. The island has a rich cultural heritage drawn from centuries of engagement with the West and close Asian neighbours such as Korea, China and Taiwan and offers a 'less known' experience to discriminating travellers. This tour will tap into the unique art, architecture, food and culture of Kyushu island, visiting Fukuoka, Nagasaki, Takeo Onsen and Arita. We then travel to breathtaking Kyoto before finishing in amazing Tokyo.To book your place on the Kyushu-Kyoto-Tokyo “Autumn Leaves” Japan Tour or to find more details GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.• Price is in Australian Dollars. Price excludes airfares, airport transfers and meals. The prices shown above are a guide to the best price and are subject to change without notice due to matters outside our control such as adverse currency fluctuations, unavailability of preferred accommodation, additional taxes, etc. Please enquire for further details, full terms and conditions and full inclusions and exclusions.

  • 'Cherry Blossom' Tour

    21 - 31 March 2020

    Architecture / Art / Culture

    TOKYO - KYOTO
    Architecture, Art, Design & Culture 'Cherry Blossom' Tour

    21 - 31 March 2020

    From $6,000* AUD per person twin share (conditions & exclusions apply).

    To book or enquire further GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.

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    “DISCOVERING AND ENJOYING FAR MORE THAN WOULD HAVE BEEN POSSIBLE WITHOUT HIS ASSISTANCE“

    Read testimonials from previous tour.

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    This tour will spend 6 nights in Tokyo and 4 nights in Kyoto. You will experience: **

    •   Great contemporary architecture including works by Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Tadao Ando;

    •   DOCOMOMO and Modern Architectural classics;

    •   The National Museum of Western Art by Le Corbusier;

    •   Historic and traditional Japanese houses and buildings in Tokyo and Kyoto;

    •   International and local art exhibitions;

    •   21_21 Design Sight by Tadao Ando;

    •   Jiyu Gakuen School, Yamamura House & Imperial Hotel by Frank Lloyd Wright;

    •   Historic Temples and Shrines in Kyoto;

    •   Conversation with Japanese architects and the chance to meet new Japanese friends.

    •   Enjoy a range of delicious regional Japanese food.

    To book your place on the April 2019 Japan Architecture, Art, Design and Culture Tour or to find out more details GO TO OURCONTACT USPAGE.

    • Price is in Australian Dollars. Price excludes airfares, airport transfers and meals. The prices shown above are a guide to the best price and are subject to change without notice due to matters outside our control such as adverse currency fluctuations, unavailability of preferred accommodation, additional taxes, etc. Please enquire for further details, full terms and conditions and full inclusions and exclusions.

    ** Experiences noted above may change depending on availability, timing and weather conditions.

  • Rugby in Japan

    September - October 2019

     

    Architecture / Design / Culture

    Are you visiting Japan for the World Cup in 2019? Looking for something to do between rugby games?

    Join us for one of our personally escorted Architecture & Design Tours of Japan with Japan expert, Robert Day or let us provide you with a self-guided tour package. Let Japanese Architecture, Design and Culture be the perfect complement to your rugby experience in Japan in 2019. Contact Robert Day Travel for more information.

  • Art Island Tour

    14 - 21 March 2020

    Art / Architecture / Design

    NAOSHIMA - TESHIMA - INUJIMA -  OKAYAMA
    ART ISLANDS

    14 - 21 March 2020

    From $6,000* AUD per person twin share (conditions & exclusions apply) LIMITED PLACES.

    To book or enquire further GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.

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    “ROBERT’S ORGANIZATION WAS PHENOMENAL…. WE SAW MORE QUANTITY AND QUALITY WISE THAN WE COULD EVER HAVE MANAGED ON OUR OWN“

    Read testimonials from previous tour.

    -----------------------

    Join us for this incredible opportunity to visit the “Art Islands” of Naoshima, Inujima and Teshima as well as the famous pottery village of Imbe, the “time capsule” town of Kurashiki and the historic city of Okayama.

    To book or enquire GO TOOUR CONTACT US PAGE.

    We can also offer you a package to extend your stay in Japan or to include airfares. Just ask for details.

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    This tour will spend 3 nights in Naoshima, 2 nights in Okayama, 2 nights in Naoshima, 1 night on Awaji Island and 1 night in Tokyo (first night stopover only). You will experience: **

    •   Great contemporary architecture of Tadao Ando on Naoshima

    •   Stunning scenery and areas of natural beauty of the Seto Inland Sea

    •   Naoshima Art House Project

    •   Awaji Island Water Temple by Tadao Ando and Awaji Yumebutai by Tadao Ando

    •   Famous pottery village of Imbe (home of Bizen ware)

    •   The extraordinary Teshima Art Museum

    •   Okayama, home to one of the Three Great Gardens of Japan

    •   The historic Edo-period merchant town of Kurashiki.

    To book or enquire GO TO OUR CONTACT US PAGE.

    • Price is in Australian Dollars. Price excludes airfares, airport transfers and meals. The prices shown above are a guide to the best price and are subject to change without notice due to matters outside our control such as adverse currency fluctuations, unavailability of preferred accommodation, additional taxes, etc. Please enquire for further details, full terms and conditions and full inclusions and exclusions.

    ** Experiences noted above may change depending on availability, timing and weather conditions.

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Architecture Art and Design Tour

October 2019