Event Details

  • Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 2:30 pm
  • PARC (Parkwood Amenity & Recreation Center)
  • 550 E. 96th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46260

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Trip Overview

Japan in Bloom

Trip Dates: March 30-April 9, 2020 | Mon / Thur – 11 Days

Hear from Joe McGonigal, Ambassadair Travel Director since 2016

Discover the essence of Japan from the cultural depths to the heights of Mount Fuji during cherry blossom season. Tour vibrant, modern cities as well as tranquil spiritual hideaways revealing incredible experiences at every turn. See the Imperial Palace Garden in Tokyo, and visit Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park. Marvel at stunning Osaka Castle, and cruise the Okawa River. Stand in awe of the colossal Great Buddha, and discover sacred shrines and temples with fascinating architecture and intriguing gardens. Rest in the healing waters of Kaga Onsen, learn the art of making sushi, sip traditional sake, attend a hands-on gold leafing workshop, and ride the bullet train to Hiroshima. Listen as a Maiko plays her shamisen while Japan slowly lures you into its eclectic charm


  • Imperial Palace Gardens in Tokyo
  • Mount Fuji and Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park
  • Ride the Mount Komagatake Ropeway for stunning panoramic views
  • Osaka Castle
  • The Great Buddha of Kamakura at Kotoku-in Temple
  • Fushimi Inari Shrine
  • Healing waters of Kaga Onsen hot springs
  • Travel on the bullet train to Hiroshima
  • Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and Park
  • Traditional dinner with Maiko experience

See full itinerary here

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