The best of Japan (8 days)
1st day: flight to Tokyo. Meeting at the airport, departure to Tokyo.
2nd day: flight to Tokyo. Arrival to Tokyo. Upon arrival meeting with the guide and transfer to the city. Visiting park next to the Imperial Palace and observation deck of Tokyo Tower (height of 333 metres) which offers a panoramic view of the city. Short tour to Odaiba island and drive to Ginza – Tokyo’s the most popular shopping street. Transfer to the hotel, dinner. Overnight in Tokyo.
3rd day: Tokyo. Breakfast at your hotel. Full day Tokyo sightseeing tour by public transportation. Visiting Asakusa – one of the oldest temples in Tokyo, free time on Nakamise shopping street. Transfer to the Meiji Shrine at Yoyogi Park, Harajuku fashion district, then walk around the shopping boulevard of Omotesando. Walk through Shinjuku – famous red lights district. Enjoying Tokyo’s panorama from one of the highest floors of the Metropolitan Government Building. Dinner, back to the hotel. Overnight in Tokyo.
4th day: Tokyo – Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park – Lake Kawaguchi. Breakfast at your hotel. A trip to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park. Transfer to Hakone and about half an hour cruise on the Lake Ashi. Transfer to the 5th station on Mount Fuji. Overnight in Kawaguchi in a traditional Japanese style hotel (ryokan). Kaiseki style dinner, overnight in a ryokan in Kawaguchi.
5th day: Lake Kawaguchi – Kyoto. Breakfast at the ryokan. Transfer to Kyoto by bus and by shinkansen train. In the evening walking on the streets of famous Gion – district of geishas. Participation in a performance with elements of traditional Japanese music and theatre. Dinner, overnight in Kyoto.
6th day: Kyoto – Hiroshima. In the morning you will leave your main luggage at the hotel in Kyoto (we will transfer it to Osaka, you will pick it up next day). Please take with you the things you need for 1 day in a separate, small bag. Breakfast at your hotel. Visiting to the ancient capital of Japan – Kyoto. The historical part of the city is listed by UNESCO. Kyoto sightseeing tour: Nijo Castle, Golden Pavilion Kinkakuji, temple Sanjusangendo, Heian Shrine and Kiomizudera. Lunch. Transfer to Hiroshima by shinkansen train. Overnight in Hiroshima.
7th day: Hiroshima – Miyajima – Himeji – Osaka. Breakfast at your hotel. Visit to the Hiroshima city by tram: Peace Park and museum dedicated to the victims of the atomic bomb (UNESCO World Heritage Site). In the afternoon we will take the local train and ferry to Miyajima and transfer you to Itsukushima shrine (UNESCO World Heritage Site). We will visit to standing in the water tori gate – one of the symbols and “the most beautifull views” of Japan. Transfer by ferry, local train and shinkansen train to Himeji. Visit to the Himeji castle – one of the best examples of the traditional Japanese castles (UNESCO World Heritage Site). Transfer to Osaka, dinner. Overnight in Osaka.
8th day: Osaka – flight back. Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for flight back to your destination. Arrival to your destination.
* Domestic flight, travel by bus, train, tram, ferry, ropeway and cable car, public transportation in Tokyo,
* Accommodation in a 3 / 4 * hotels in a double/twin rooms (always with an attached bathroom),
* 2 meals per a day: breakfast and lunch or dinner,
* Professional English and Japanese speaking guide in Japan (also another languages speaking guides are available on your request).
* International flight to / from Tokyo,
* entrance tickets: 27 500 JPY.
This is only sample of our offer. Any detail such as duration of the trip, standard of the accommodation and meal plan might be changed according to your preference. We will prepare a tailor made offer for you!