Cruises around Japan

A cruise to Asia is an incredible experience, and one including Japan is not to be missed. Combining the beauties of ancient traditions with the excitement of modern cities, the many sides to Japan await discovery.

Featured Japan cruises

Savour week-long tours of the Japanese islands. Experience a longer voyage across Asia. Treasure a unique Pacific crossing to Alaska. See Japan with Cunard, on a voyage like no other.

Japan cruises in 2024

Japan cruise highlights

Japan brings to mind ancient castles, stunning lakes, delicious food, towering mountains and buzzing cities. Every location drips with culture and history, and the scatter of islands make it an ideal place to experience by cruise.

Browse our cruises and destinations below, or read our comprehensive guide to Japan by cruise, including top tips on dining, sightseeing, what to wear and local etiquette.

Experience everything Japan has to offer

Cunard has been sailing in Japanese waters for years, offering guests a unique way to see this incredible part of the world. Discover our favourite ports and read our special article on Tokyo.

Take in Tokyo

The capital city of Japan always mesmerises visitors with its futuristic vibe, tempered with tradition, ritual and ancient history.

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Where we sail in Japan

From futuristic cities to rugged isles, blossoming parks and ancient architecture, our cruise ports in Japan offer a varied and colourful experience every step of your voyage.

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Japan Shore Experiences

Japan ports of call

Breathtaking landscapes, ancient customs and futuristic cities make Japan a destination rich in activity and history. Explore the many places you could visit on a Cunard cruise around the many islands of Japan.


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Yokohama (tours to Tokyo)

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FAQs about Japan