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* Excludes Airfares
* Departure: Every Friday (except peak season)
* Seasonal surcharges apply for all other dates.
* Minimum of 2 people. 



Highlights  
1. Take the bullet train from Hokkaido through the ocean tunnel to Mainland Japan
2. Stay in the tranquility of a Buddhist temple lodge
3. Eat a home-made Japanese lunch in Shirakawa-go
4. Walk along the World's longest suspension bridge!


Price From : Per Person

  Twin Triple

One Way

$5,990

$5,790

B: Breakfast | L: Lunch | D: Dinner
Sapporo

Day 1

Sapporo

Upon arrival at New Chitose Airport, take a shared shuttle to your accommodation.
Overnight at Sapporo Tobu Hotel or similar (3 star)

Sapporo (B)

Day 2

Sapporo (B)

Following breakfast at your hotel, take a morning tour of Sapporo. Visit Hokkaido University, Former Hokkaido Government Office and the Sapporo Clock Tower. The afternoon is free at leisure.

Overnight at Sapporo Tobu Hotel or similar (3 star)

Sapporo - Otaru  - Sapporo (B)

Day 3

Sapporo - Otaru - Sapporo (B)

After breakfast, venture to Otaru from Sapporo Station by train.  Explore Otaru, famous for it’s many converted warehouses and enjoy a Canal Cruise. The tour concludes at Sapporo Station and the afternoon free at leisure.

Overnight at Sapporo Tobu Hotel or similar

(3 star)

Sapporo - Tokyo (B)

Day 4

Sapporo - Tokyo (B)

After breakfast, take a limited express train to Shin-Hakodate Hokuto Station, then transfer to the bullet train to reach Tokyo via the ocean tunnel! Upon arrival at Tokyo Station, make your own way to your accommodation.

Overnight at Shinjuku Washington Hotel Annex

or similar (3 star)

Tokyo  (B,L)

Day 5

Tokyo (B,L)

Following breakfast, see the highlights of Tokyo on the Tokyo Grand Full Day Tour, visiting Tokyo Tower, Meiji Shrine and the Imperial Palace Gardens; then have a Japanese style lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, take the Sumida River Cruise and visit Senso-ji Temple. You will be dropped off at the same  location as the pick-up.

Overnight at Shinjuku Washington Hotel Annex

or similar (3 star)

Tokyo (B)

Day 6

Tokyo (B)

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel, followed by a full free day at leisure.

Overnight a Shinjuku Washington Hotel Annex or similar (3 star)

Tokyo (B)

Day 7

Tokyo (B)

After breakfast, the day is free at leisure until the evening where you will witness the hyped and extravagant Robot Show with gigantic robots; an only-in-Japan experience!

Overnight at Shinjuku Washington Hotel Annex or similar (3 star)

Tokyo - Mt. Fuji - Hakone (B,L,D)

Day 8

Tokyo - Mt. Fuji - Hakone (B,L,D)

After breakfast, your main suitcase will be transferred directly to your hotel in Kyoto. Travel by coach up to 2,300 meters on Japan’s highest mountain, Mt. Fuji, to see a spectacular view. After lunch at a local restaurant, proceed for a sightseeing cruise on Lake Ashi and take a ride on the Mt.Komagatake Ropeway. In the late afternoon, transfer from Hakone-en to your accommodation.

Overnight at Nanpu-so or similar (3 star)

Hakone - Takayama (B)

Day 9

Hakone - Takayama (B)

Proceed to Takayama after breakfast. Catch the bullet train from Odawara to Nagoya, then take the limited express train from Nagoya to Takayama. The afternoon is free at leisure to explorer Takayama.

Overnight at Hida Hotel Plaza or similar (3.5 star)

Takayama - Shirakawa-go - Kanazawa (B,L)

Day 10

Takayama - Shirakawa-go - Kanazawa (B,L)

After breakfast, go on the Shirakawa-go Tour; visit the World Heritage Site Gokayama Ainokura, then proceed to Shirakawa-go. For lunch, savour the taste of Japanese home-made cooking exclusive to this region. Afterwards, take a stroll around the thatched-roof village on your own. Continue to Kanazawa by bus.

Overnight at Hotel Kanazawa or similar (3 star)

Kanazawa (B)

Day 11

Kanazawa (B)

Have breakfast and join a fascinating morning tour of Kanazawa, visiting a former samurai residence at Nagamachi Samuai District and Kenroku-en Garden, one of Japan’s top 3 gardens that offers amazing seasonal views all year round. Lastly, visit Higashi Chaya District where wooden-latticed teahouses line both sides of the stone paved street. The afternoon is free at leisure.

Overnight at Hotel Kanazawa or similar (3 star)

Kanazawa - Kyoto (B)

Day 12

Kanazawa - Kyoto (B)

Breakfast at your hotel. The morning is free at leisure until it is time to travel to Kyoto by train. Upon arrival, make your own way to your accommodation.

Overnight at Hotel New Hankyu Kyoto or similar

(3 star)

Kyoto - Nara - Kyoto (B, L)

Day 13

Kyoto - Nara - Kyoto (B, L)

Following breakfast, explore the sites of Kyoto on the Kyoto Morning Tour, visiting Kinkaku-ji Temple, Nijo Castle and Kyoto Imperial Palace. After lunch, travel to Nara, visiting Todai-ji Temple - housing the Great Buddha - and Nara Park, where many tame deer roam freely. Also, visit colourful Kasuga Taisha Shrine,  with 3,000  lanterns.

Overnight at Hotel New Hankyu Kyoto or similar

(3 star)

Kyoto (B)

Day 14

Kyoto (B)

After breakfast, enjoy a day at leisure.

Overnight at Hotel New Hankyu Kyoto or similar

(3 star)

Kyoto - Himeji - Kyoto (B,L)

Day 15

Kyoto - Himeji - Kyoto (B,L)

Spend the day in Himeji after breakfast. Meet the English-speaking guide at Hotel Nikko Himeji. From there, walk to Himeji Castle, known as the “White Heron Castle" due to its elegant, white appearance, it is widely considered as Japan’s most spectacular castle. Following lunch, proceed to Maiko Station to walk along Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, the longest suspension bridge in the world! Afterwards, start heading back to Kyoto by train via Himeji Station on you own.

Overnight at Hotel New Hankyu Kyoto or similar

(3 star)

Kyoto - Hiroshima - Kyoto (B)

Day 16

Kyoto - Hiroshima - Kyoto (B)

After breakfast, catch the bullet train from Kyoto to Hiroshima, where you will meet your guide who will show you the highlights of Hiroshima including Miyajima Island, Itsukushima Shrine, the Peace Memorial Park and Museum and the legendary Atomic Bomb Dome. When the tour ends, take the bullet train from  Hiroshima back to Kyoto.

Overnight at Hotel New Hankyu Kyoto or similar

(3 star)

Kyoto - Osaka (B)

Day 17

Kyoto - Osaka (B)

Have breakfast then travel onwards to Osaka. Join an afternoon tour of Osaka, visiting Osaka Castle and finishing with a Aqua Liner Cruise.

Overnight at Osaka Fujiya Hotel or similar (3 star)

Osaka - Mt. Koya (B,D)

Day 18

Osaka - Mt. Koya (B,D)

Breakfast at your hotel. Please leave your main

suitcase at your hotel reception and pack an

overnight bag for Mt. Koya. Leave Osaka by train

and take the cable car via Gokurakubashi, where

you will have free time at leisure on sacred Mt.

Koya. Dine on Japanese-shojin Ryori (Monk’s food

– vegetarian dishes) for dinner at the Temple.

Overnight at Henjoko-in Temple or similar

Mt. Koya - Osaka (B,D)

Day 19

Mt. Koya - Osaka (B,D)

Start the morning like a Buddhist Monk with a vegetarian breakfast and learn about the history of Mt. Koya in a lecture. Afterwards, head back to Osaka. The rest of the day is free at leisure.

Overnight at Osaka Fujiya Hotel or similar (3 star)

Osaka (B)

Day 20

Osaka (B)

Enjoy breakfast and a free day at leisure in Osaka.

Overnight at Osaka Fujiya Hotel or similar (3 star)

Osaka - Kansai Airport (B)

Day 21

Osaka - Kansai Airport (B)

Breakfast at your hotel. Enjoy some last minute

sightseeing, before heading to Kansai Airport via

train.

* Please refer to general booking conditions. 
* B Breakfast included: L Lunch included: D Dinner included:

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