1 independent reviews for Kumano Kodo trail self guided trekking vacation, Japan

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review 24 Nov 2012

1. What was the most memorable or exciting part of your vacation?

All of it was good. The highlight might have been the first sight of the Golden Temple in Kyoto, or the first proper Japanese meal.

2. What tips would you give other travelers booking this vacation?

As it is primarily a walking vacation through woods, I would recommend one takes good walking boots and a stick.

3. Did you feel that your vacation benefited local people, reduced environmental impacts or supported conservation?

Mainly staying staying in small, traditional hotels (ryokan) must be good.

4. Finally, how would you rate your vacation overall?

Excellent. All the arrangements worked perfectly.

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I am reborn! Simply the best vacation I have ever been on
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
Very enjoyable
It was OK
A bit disappointing really
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