Experience the timeless splendor of Japan and South Korea on this unique itinerary featuring a seven–night cruise across the full length of the historic Inland Sea of Japan and two nights in Kyoto. On board the five–star, small ship Le Soleal, enjoy port calls at captivating points of interest, including five UNESCO World Heritage Sites. From enchanting Kyoto to storied Hiroshima, from Miyajima to the Buddhist wonders of Gyeongju, South Korea, relish in the awe–inspiring beauty of these captivating countries. Pre– and post–cruise extensions to Tokyo, Kyoto and Kanazawa are also planned.
1 Depart the U.S./Cross the International Date Line
2 Osaka, Japan/Kyoto
4 Kyoto/Himeji/Embark Le Soleal
7 Sakaiminato for Matsue
8 Ulsan, South Korea, for Gyeongju
9 Moji, Japan
10 Uno for Kurashiki or Koraku-en Garden
11 Osaka/Disembark ship/Depart for the U.S./Cross the International Date Line/Arrive in the U.S.
Tokyo Pre-Program Option & Kanazawa Post-Program Option