A journey filled with historical heritage including five World Heritage sites,
sacred grounds of faith, myths, legends, aesthetics of Japanese traditional beauty,
natural beauty, spiritual culture, life culture.

A Journey into the Kansai Legacies
& Mother Nature

  • Explore the breathtaking scenery and stunning World Heritage Sites in this loop of Northern Kansai.



  • Copyright c2017 KANSAI Tourism Bureau All Right Reserved. All itineraries are planned by KANSAI Tourism Bureau, so please inform us when you make a reservation / arrangement of the tours.
  • All itineraries are not travel commodity, so KANSAI Tourism Bureau doesn’t have the responsibility to guarantee the booking of the itinerary.
  • All information contained in this itineraries are based on data as of September 2017, and is subject to change due to the traffic condition, therevision of the train schedule.
  • Train / bus fares, admission fees, and accommodation charges may change without notice.
  • Hotel, Meals, English-speaking guide / assistant service are not included.
Take Advantage of Public Transportation to Explore Kansai

Learn More and See the Deeper Side of Kansai!


The Kansai area-home to the former capital of Japan-offers a variety of profound charms that even many Japanese are not aware of!
This website introduces model courses for enjoying the depth and splendor of Kansai, all while taking advantage of public transportation.