Japan (Oct 2021)

Japan 2021 (October)

15th October to 30th October 2021  

(16 Days – 15 nights) 8 Spots Available 

We fly in and out of Osaka.. Covering from Osaka to Nagano.

Flights should be arranged accordingly and guests to all arrive in Osaka on the 15th Oct. 

Autumn Photography Tour of Japan 15 Nights / 16 Days 

With John Armytage and Ray Jennings & local guide Anthony Ginman (for the Nagano region).

8 Spots available – 8 Guests. 


Fly into Osaka on the 15th October.

Fly home on the 30th October out of Osaka.

15 Nights / 16 Days 

Everyone to arrive in Osaka on the the 15th October


Focus Plus Members AU$  Final costing coming soon

Non-Members $

Email expressions of interest to be notified first when final costings are completed.


A deposit of $1000.00 secures your place with the balance due no later than the 15th August 2021 

(Email John at john_armytage@bigpond.com for payment details)

The tour is open to all levels of photographers and tuition will be provided.


You will visit such iconic locations as Kyoto / Mount Fuji / Geisha district of Gion / Golden Pavillion / Bamboo Grove / Chureito Pagoda / Matsumoto Castle / Mirror Lake / Naeba Falls / Lake Nojiri / Togakushi Shrine / Shiga Kogen Lakes / Snow Monkeys / Tateshina Otaki Falls / Shirakoma-Ike / Oshaga-Ike / Osaka / Nagano 

We have timed our visit to the Nagano Prefecture to coincide with peak Autumn colour..

Anthony lives in the Nagano region… and will be guiding is within this region.


We have designed our trips with locations that are easily accessible and suitable for a wide range of age groups and fitness levels.

What’s included:

All accommodation and ground transport guiding and tuition. We are tasked with ensuring you come home with the best possible images. Also the first night in Osaka accomodation is included. 

Not included:

Food & drink, airfares and Insurances


Quality accommodation is provided on a twin share basis.

If you would prefer single supplement, please contact John for details.

Cancellations & Refunds:

If you wish to cancel your booking, you must advise same by email.

Payments are refundable in full up to 60 days prior to the tour commencing.

No refunds will be available after the expiration of this period unless you are able to arrange a full paying substitute.


John Armytage Photography Tours is not responsible for any loss of equipment, luggage moneys or medical treatment for injuries sustained whilst on tour. Participants are required to arrange the necessary insurance coverage.

John Armytage Photography Tours reserves the right to cancel any tour prior to commencement, whereupon payments will be refunded in full, but is not liable for any other trip preparation expenses.

COVID-19 requirements

To ensure the health and safety of all our attendees and guides, we are required to comply with the regulations specified by NSW Health.


Tour attendees who may have compromised immune systems, or are vulnerable to infection should discuss their attendance with their medical practitioner to ensure it is safe for them to do so.

Please stay at home if you are experiencing any flu like symptoms (fever/cough/runny nose) or if you have been in contact with anyone with Covid-19.