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An Immersion in Japanese Culture

Osaka - Maizuru

Dates:
5/30/2020
to  6/7/2020

9
days
8
nights on board
Starting from*
$6,260
25% Ponant Bonus

Quintessential Collection included cruise package


Japan is a country pulled in two radically different directions. It deeply honors its past but rushes headlong into the future.  Hyper-modernity exists side by side with the quiet serenity of ancient shrines and gardens. On this voyage we discover both of these aspects. The traditional aesthetic is evident everywhere in the architecture and adornments of the Buddhist and Shinto shrines we visit throughout our journey, in a traditional tea ceremony, and in our private audience with the Abbot of Kofukuji Temple in Nagasaki. The modernist impulse is evident in the architecture of the cities through which we travel and also represented in the arts on display in the Adachi Museum in Sakaiminato, in the Pusan Museum of Art, and in the Ohara Museum of Art in Kurashiki. Sampling Japanese food and drink; experiencing traditions of music and dance; witnessing the practice of religion; viewing art both ancient and modern; walking through modern cities and admiring ancient shrines – these are the elements of our immersion in the culture of Japan.


Your itinerary

• An included exclusively arranged ceremony and reception hosted by the Abbot of the Kofukuji Temple in Nagasaki (see details under “Cruise Package”) • An included exclusive traditional Tea Ceremony •...


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Choose your stateroom

Choose your stateroom

Superior Stateroom
 

(21 m²)

From $6,260
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Stateroom
 

(18 m²)

From $6,680
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 4
 

(18 m²)

From $7,380
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5
 

(18 m²)

From $7,700
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6
 

(18 m²)

From $8,040
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite
 

(27 m²)

Fully booked
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5 Suite
 

(36 m²)

From $14,490
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6 Suite
 

(36 m²)

From $15,170
25% Ponant Bonus

Owner's Suite
 

(45 m²)

Fully booked


      

Complete your trip

Complete your trip

Included in your cruise
For more peace of mind, PONANT organizes your trip before or after the cruise. This package is included in the price of your cruise.


Included in your cruise

Additional services
For more peace of mind, PONANT selects flights and takes care of your transfers for your trip as well as shore visits before and after the cruise.


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