Japan Tours

Nippon, New Japan

13 Days / 12 Nights

Tour start date: Daily departure

Zigzag across two completely different sides to Japan on this fortnight tour, immersing in old cultures and modern ways. From the bright lights of Tokyo to the castle town of Toba. From the automobile plants of Nagoya to traditional Ryokans in Hiroshima. Take a bullet train to Kyoto, dance with Geishas and indulge in traditional tea ceremonies. Meditate at Mount Koya and spend the night in the halls of a Shukobu temple. Finally, journey to Osaka, where an old castle and modern nightlife sit side by side. The possibilities are endless as you discover how old Nippon meets new Japan in an unforgettable journey.
Tour Price from GBP 2,660/USD 3,590/ EUR 3,200

Itinerary

Day 1 :Airport Tokyo

Arrive at Tokyo Narita / Haneda Airport. Transfer by shared shuttle taxi to your hotel in Tokyo.

Day 2: Tokyo

Full-day Private Tour of Tokyo using local subway trains.

Day 3: Tokyo

You are free to explore Tokyo or day trip to Mt. Fuji area.

Day 4: Tokyo Toba

Travel by bullet train and limited express to Toba. Visit Ise Jingu in the afternoon. Stay 2 nights in Toba.

Day 5: Toba/ Ise

Full-day private guided tour of Toba including Ama hut (women pearl diver) visit.

Day 6: Toba Nagoya

Travel by train to Nagoya. Free to explore Nagoya including Toyota motor plant. Tours can be requested at the time of booking.

Day 7: Nagoya Hiroshima

Travel by bullet train to Hiroshima. Stay overnight on Miyajima island in a Japanese style ryokan.

Day 8: Hiroshima Kyoto

Travel by bullet train to Kyoto. Stay for 3 nights.

Day 9: Kyoto

Full-day private tour of Kyoto including a tea ceremony with Maiko (apprentice Geisha)

Day 10: Kyoto

Free to explore Kyoto or visit nearby Nara.

Day 11: Kyoto Mt. Koya

Travel by train and cable car to Mt. Koya. Stay overnight in a temple lodging. Vegetarian dinner included. Mediation lesson can be arranged this day .Please request at the time of booking.

Day 12: Koya Osaka

Transfer by cable car and train to Osaka for an overnight stay. Cooking lesson or afternoon Osaka walking tour can be arranged. Please request at the time of booking.

Day 13: Osaka Kansai Airport

Tranfer by airport bus to Kansai Airport for your onward journey.

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