4 original ideas for a honeymoon in Japan

21 Jun 2018 in Just Relax

Looking for your dream honeymoon in Japan? Discover our top picks for newly-weds!

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The perfect setting

Imagine waking up to picture-postcard views of snow-capped Mount Fuji reflected in Lake Kawaguchi.

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This is what you’ll see through the floor-to-ceiling windows of your private glamping cabin at HOSHINOYA Fuji.

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Paddle on the lake in the morning, take a horse trek in Fuji’s foothills and dine al fresco in the evening.

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Cultural cocooning

Kyoto is one of Japan’s most romantic cities.

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Wander through Arashiyama’s bamboo grove, snuggle up in a Zen garden, or gaze in wonder at some of Japan’s finest temples.

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At riverside HOSHINOYA Kyoto, you’ll be ideally situated to take a romantic boat trip – and sample the wonders of kaiseki cuisine.

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Rural retreat

What could be more romantic than a private villa with your own outdoor hot springs bath?

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Head to Hoshino Resorts KAI Aso to relax in your own tub with a glass of champagne or shochu, enjoy fine dining with panoramic views of volcanic Mt. Aso, or take a walk in the spectacular Aso-Kuju National Park.

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Urban energy

Where better than Tokyo to begin married life with a bang?

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Head up Tokyo Skytree for sweeping city vistas, stroll through beautiful Ueno park, or explore the kooky subculture of Harajuku.

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Then relax in the top-floor hot spring baths of HOSHINOYA Tokyo.

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And why not treat yourselves to a massage before sitting down to chef Hamada’s unforgettable gastronomic experience?

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