Zicasso designs 12-night 'Spirits of Japan' culinary and distillery journey

Luxury operator Zicasso has created the Spirits of Japan tour to highlight some of Japan's finest brewers and distillers.

Highlights include a tour of the Suntory Yamazaki Distillery, which won the title of having the world's best single malt whiskey in Jim Murray's 2015 Whisky Bible; tours of sake breweries in Kyoto and Takayama; tours of Osaka's Asahi and Minoh breweries; dinner at Michelin three-star sushi restaurant Sukiyabashi Jiro; and private guided tours of Tokyo, Takayama, Kanazawa, Kyoto and Osaka.

Priced from $6,990 per person, double, the cost covers four-star accommodations, a 14-day Japan Rail pass, bus transportation in Takayama, transportation in Kanazawa, a one-day metro pass in Hakone, all activities as listed in the itinerary and services of an English-speaking guide.

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