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Go off the beaten path with these just-launched tours

May 22 2024 - 5:10pm

Most visitors to Kyoto tend to stick to the historic city, dotted with ancient shrines, magnificent gardens and storybook bridges. But hiking company Walk Japan is making a case for going beyond the well-trodden path, with its new eight-day fully guided tour, Kyoto: Mountains to the Sea. Explore the city's scenic backcountry without the crowds, staying in Japanese inns along the way and enjoying local delicacies - from Kyoyasai heirloom vegetables to Miyama ayu sweet fish.

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