★Autumn and Fall Foliage (Outdoor Activities)

★Autumn and Fall Foliage (Outdoor Activities)
Enjoy the outdoors (hot air balloon, castles, shrines, and more) 🎈
Trip Highlights
Kyoto SightseeingKannabe HighlandsKinosaki Onsen
Kinosaki RopewayIzushi Castle TownGenbudo Caves
Osaka Sightseeing & Shopping
  • Day 1
    • Kyoto Sightseeing
      Kyoto Sightseeing
      Arrive at Kansai International Airport. Visit Togetsu-kyo Bridge, Arashiyama, Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Golden Pavilion, etc.
  • Day 2
    • Hot Air Ballooning Over the Kannabe Highlands
      Hot Air Ballooning Over the Kannabe Highlands
      Enjoy a tethered hot air balloon ride, soaring up into the highland skies of Kannabe!
    • Kinosaki Onsen-Hopping in Yukata
      Kinosaki Onsen-Hopping in Yukata
      Kinosaki Onsen, a town which has been awarded two Michelin stars, has seven outdoor bathhouses. Visitors who stay in a ryokan receive a pass to enter all 7 and yukata in which to walk around while in town!
  • Day 3
    • Kinosaki Ropeway
      Kinosaki Ropeway
      Don't miss a view of the entire town, as well as the 11-Headed Kannon Bodhisattva in Onsenji Temple on the way to the top (only viewable once every 33 years until April 2021).
    • Izushi Sara Soba Lunch
      Izushi Sara Soba Lunch
      Soba in Japan is usually served in a large dish. But Izushi soba is traditionally served on small plates, a single serving consists of 5 plates. There are about 50 soba noodle shops in Izushi that showcase this interesting serving method.
    • Izushi Fall Foliage Walk
      Izushi Fall Foliage Walk
      A castle town popular for its nostalgic atmosphere, Izushi has a townscape that is reminiscent of the Edo era. There are many gorgeous photo spots scattered throughout town, including red torii gates, castle ruins, a samurai house, and a Kabuki theater.
  • Day 4
    • Kinosaki Onsen-Hopping in Yukata
      Kinosaki Onsen-Hopping in Yukata
      Try a morning bath before check-out and win a special prize if you are the first person to enter the hot spring that day!
    • Genbudo Museum & Park
      Genbudo Museum & Park
      Genbudo Caves are a natural monument, consisting of caves that formed over 1.6 million years ago from the magma of a volcanic eruption. In front of the caves, there is the Genbudo Museum, where you can see displays of precious stones such as gems and fossils collected from all over the world.
  • Day 5
    • Osaka Sightseeing & Shopping
      Osaka Sightseeing & Shopping
      Spend the last of your trip sightseeing around Osaka like USJ, Osaka Castle, Tsutenkaku Tower, Shinsaibashi, and more.
  • Day 6
    • Depart from Kansai International Airport
      Depart from Kansai International Airport
      Fly back home from Kansai International Airport.
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