Japan Tour April 2020

WS-Japan2020 (Deposit)
Limited to 10 places. Refundable deposit at time of booking, balance due March 15 2020.
  • Japan Tour April 2020
  • 011_Shishigatani
  • 010_Ginkakuji Temple
  • 025_Tenryuji Temple
  • 031_Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
  • 033_Honen-in Temple
  • 036_The Boss, no question


Japan Tour April 2020 Total Tour cost $5995 ($1000.00 deposit now, balance 15/3/2020) 

Do not miss this oppurtunity...

Join us for an epic spring adventure to photograph a diverse range of locations and experiences in Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka and Kyoto!

Along with your experienced photo tour leaders, Chris Tham, and Scott Vanthoff, we’ll explore a range of interesting photo locations and subjects, ranging from beautiful temples to exciting street photography at unique urban landscapes.

There is honestly no place on Earth quite like Japan and no tour quite like this one!

Street and Travel Photography. From Tepmples to people we have your tastes covered.

Camera Hunting. Japan has the best second hand camera stores!

Food and Fun!

EXCLUSIVE FULL DAY Voigtlander / Cosina Factory tour. See where Voigtlander, Zeiss and much more products are produced.

Visiting Japan in spring and exploring its many diverse locations and unique culture has been a dream of many photographers, and this tour gives you the opportunity to experience that dream!

Your tour leader is Mainline Photo Academy instructor and Voigtländer Ambassador Chris Tham has photographed all over Japan more than a dozen times, so you know we will experience unique locations seldom frequented by tourists. Voigtlander expert Scott Vanthoff from Mainlinephoto will also be an instructor on this tour.

Chris Tam's photography web site: https://visualvoyager.net/

- Spring in Japan
- Iconic street photography locations in Tokyo and Osaka
- Cosina Factory Tour in Nagano
- Historic temples in Kyoto
- Personalised instruction from your dedicated tour leader

Please bring a camera with a selection of prime lenses – 24/28mm, 35mm, 50mm and 75mm would be ideal – or maybe a 24-70mm zoom – plus plenty of memory cards and fully charged batteries.

Participants are expected to be in fair health and be capable of spending the days walking around the various areas while carrying their own equipment and luggage.

Seven nights accommodation with breakfast in well located, three star (or better) hotels
One night accommodation with breakfast at the Zenko-ji Yakuo-Inn – a traditional Japanese ryokan.
Ground Transport & Guides:

  • Shinkansen (Japanese bullet train) for travel between cities
  • Private bus (driven by locally licensed guide and driver) in Nagoya and Kyoto
  • Public transport in Tokyo and Osaka
  • Comprehensive tailormade Info-Pack

Full financial protection peace of mind
All taxes and service charges


Meals & alcohol other than those detailed above
Incidentals such as room service, mini bar etc.
Travel Insurance

19-25 April 2020 (7 days, excluding arrival and departure days)

Small group experience (6-10 people)

AUD$5,995 (AUD$1,000 deposit, Single room supplement AUD$1,000)
balance due 15 March 2020



Visa Details

Australian and certain other passport holders do not require a visa, please check

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