Wright In Japan

November 3-14 2021

12 days | Max 26 guests

Wright In Japan

The Architect's Eastern Vision

While his contemporaries looked to Europe for inspiration, it was the enigmatic culture of Japan that cast its spell on the young Frank Lloyd Wright. Ever since the 1890s, when Wright first encountered Japanese art and architecture in Chicago, he longed to see the country itself. And from 1905 to 1922, he traveled there seven times while designing a total of fourteen projects, including the Imperial Hotel.

Travel in the architect’s footsteps and into the heart of Japanese culture, discovering what Wright loved about Japan and the ideas from “that great East” which proved influential throughout his career. Fall in love with Japan, as Wright did, on this 11-day, 10-night journey.

Discover Tokyo, Kyoto, Nagoya, Kobe and so much more. See masterpieces of contemporary architecture while taking part in traditional cultural experiences on this immersive, experiential journey. Savor regional cuisine, receive a Shinto blessing, participate in a tea ceremony, meditate on Zen Buddhism, soak in a hot spring and stroll tranquil gardens, all during the unforgettable beauty of the autumn color season.

$9,295 per person, double occupancy
Frank Lloyd Wright Trust Members: $8,795 per person, double occupancy

Single Supplement: $2,695
International airfare not included

Full Itinerary
Great Buddha of Kamakura

Destinations

Journey Includes

12 Days

Ten night accommodations in luxury hotels and ryokan

21 Meals

  • 10 breakfasts
  • 8 lunches
  • 3 dinners

17+ Tours

  • Imperial Hotel at Meiji Village
  • Jiyu Gakuen
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum
  • Meiji Shrine
  • Ota Ukiyo-e Memorial Museum
  • Nezu Museum
  • Kachi Villa
  • Boat ride on Lake Ashi
  • I.M. Pei-designed Miho Museum
  • Sumiya Motenashi Art Museum
  • Ryoan-ji and Daitoku-ji temples
  • Memorial Hall of Kawai Kanjiro
  • Byodo-in
  • Chochikukyo
  • Todai-ji Temple
  • Koshien Hotel
  • Yamamura House

+

  • Transportation by luxury motorcoach
  • First class seats on the Shinkansen Bullet Train
  • Departure transfers from Kyoto to Kansai International Airport
  • Porterage of one bag per person
  • Guides, lectures and entrance fees, taxes, gratuities

Traveling the Globe Since 2005

Past participants have gathered from all over the country and from around the world to take part in our outstanding journeys. They come from all walks of life, their ages ranging from 10 to 80, starting the journey as strangers, leaving as friends.

All Past Journeys