A day trip to South Korea's World Heritage-listed city of Gyeongju guarantees intrigue steeped in ancient history.
Disembark your ship in South Korea and venture inland to see the sensational Haeinsa Temple.
Gaze upon Lake Toya, a stunning volcanic caldera lake found among the natural splendours of Shikotsu-Toya National Park.
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Take a tour inland to the Haeinsa Temple, regarded as one of the three great temples of Korea and learn about ancient Buddhist traditions that date back to 802.
Today anchor in Masan. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before returning to Masan where you can visit the vibrant fish market.Daily :
Following a morning at sea, arrive at the historic Yamaguchi prefecture. Docking at Ube, travel inland and visit the five-story Rurikoji temple, a picturesque structure surrounded by lush parkland. Afterwards, explore the Fujigochi Tea Plantation, the largest in western Japan, covering 70 hectares of rolling green hills.Daily :
Visit the Peace Memorial Park. Alternatively, go on a hike to Sandankyo Gorge. Perhaps you may prefer to go ashore to explore the World Heritage-listed Itsukushima Jinja Shrine.
Today presents an outstanding opportunity to explore Hiroshima your way, with a selection of included sightseeing options available. Afterwards, continue to Miyajima, considered one of Japan’s most scenic wonders.Daily :
This morning, arrive at Uno-Ko and visit Koraku-En. This 17th century formal garden is made up of tranquil walking trails, ponds, plum and cherry trees and a classic tea garden, where you'll delight in a tea ceremony. After lunch, continue to Kurashiki and explore the old merchant quarter and canals. Visit the Ohara Museum of Art, which includes rare works by Matisse, Picasso and Renoir.Daily :
The World Heritage-listed Himeji Castle stands as one of the few remaining feudal-era fortresses. With a guide, venture inside the castle walls. Visit Himeji Koko-en, a Japanese garden. Stroll across bridges arching over koi-filled ponds and wander through the pristine gardens. After lunch on board, spend the afternoon at leisure.Daily :
Disembark your ship in Kobe, then be transferred to Osaka airport for your onward flight.Daily :
Enjoy a travel experience like no other and gaze out your window to the passing landscapes aboard a Bullet Train.
In Tokyo, stay in luxury and enjoy expansive views over Tokyo Bay with a cocktail in hand after a day of exploring.
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