The Kinki or Kansai region of Japan is one of the most popular regions for first time visitors. Most explore Kyoto, Nara, Kobe and Himeji, using lively Osaka as a central base. However, the countryside and smaller cities are often overlooked. These areas are largely untouched by modern development and give a better insight into Japanese life and tradition. Contact us for tailor made tours of the best off the beaten trail destinations in Kansai. Whatever your budget, there is plenty to do in Kinki Japan.