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Study abroad in Tokyo to experience Japanese culture and have the adventure of a lifetime.

Explore centuries-old temples, gardens, and castles that are only minutes from ultra-modern skyscrapers, electronics stores, and haute couture fashion centers. Dine on sushi and tempura, attend a sumo match or a baseball game, and learn tea ceremony, karate, or breakdancing. As you can tell, the Tokyo study abroad experience has something for everyone.

Explore this bustling metropolis as you take classes in the town of Makuhari, on the tip of Tokyo Bay, and just 45 minutes from the heart of the city.

Immersive courses, exciting excursions, and so much more awaits when you study in Tokyo!

Programs

Tokyo - Language & Culture

Tokyo
,
Japan
Length: 
Spring 2019, Fall 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$21,900
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Tokyo Summer

Tokyo
,
Japan
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$7,300
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Tokyo's Top Five

Enjoy Art & Culture in the Roppongi District

Known as a shopping destination with excellent restaurants, Roppongi also has a thriving and lively art scene. When you visit, be sure to check out the Mori Art Museum and Observatory, as well as Tokyo Mid-Town.

Hike Mount Takao

Need a break from the hustle and bustle of Tokyo? Take a day trip to Mount Takao, where the views are breathtaking.

Experience the Harajuku District

Make your way to this trendy fashion and shopping district (a must!), but be sure to see the popular Meiji Jingu Shrine and Yoyogi Park.

Learn About Tokyo at Edo Tokyo Museum

Observe the history of Japan’s great capital city from the Edo period to modern times inside this beautifully-contemporary building.

Spend a Day on Odaiba

Take a walk across Tokyo Bay on the striking Rainbow Bridge (where you’ll take in fabulous views of the Tokyo skyline) to explore this island filled with museums, theme parks, shopping malls, and more.

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Kamakura and Enoshima

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Two Days in Nikko

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Shrines and Waterfalls.

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Kyoto and Nara

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Too many temples and shrines to count.

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