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Japan 2019

Visit Tokyo, Hakone, Takayama, Nara and Kyoto!

June 2-10, 2019
This study abroad experience will take you to Japan, a country of beautiful contrasts that harmoniously blends ancient traditions with modern wonders. On your tour you’ll learn about Japanese history and culture as you explore ancient temples and shrines, gaze upon the breathtaking views of Mt. Fuji, experience the shopping and food districts of Tokyo, and more!

This trip is intended for
This opportunity is open to students, faculty, staff and community members.

Learn more about this destination

Itinerary and link to apply through Explorica

Associated Course

All participants must take HUM 180 for credit or the concurrent continuing education course. The class is a second eight-week hybrid course that will meet 5 evenings in March–May 2019. Specific class dates/times are TBD. The cost of the continuing education class will be $69.

Program Fee

$3998* for students 22 years old and younger (accommodation in triple or quad rooms);
$4393* for anyone 23 or older (accommodation in twin room.)

*Approximate and subject to change. This price includes a $75 non-refundable study abroad fee which must be paid to the DCCC business office and a $50 deposit to reserve your spot with Explorica.

Fee includes

  • Round-trip airfare
  • 7 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms
  • Breakfast daily
  • Dinner daily
  • Full-time services of a professional Tour Director
  • Guided sightseeing tours and city walks as per itinerary
  • Visits to select attractions as per itinerary
  • Tour Diary

Note: On arrival day only dinner is provided; on departure day, only breakfast is provided

Application Deadline

February 10, 2019  is the final deadline. However, space is limited and once the trip capacity is reached, applications will be closed. Pay your deposits as soon as possible to lock in the price and to reserve your seat. Price and availability are subject to change.

After you complete your “Particulars Form” you will be directed to pay a $75 non-refundable study abroad fee to the DCCC business office. After the initial fee, all payments will go directly to Explorica. You can make monthly payments, 4 installments, or pay the cost in its entirety upfront.

Scholarship Info: (DEADLINE HAS PASSED!)

DCCC students will have the option of applying for partial scholarships. The deadline for these applications is September 15, 2018. For more information contact Michelle Williamson at michelle_williamson@davidsondavie.edu or Jon Foster at jon_foster@davidsondavie.edu.