Essence of Japan

Product Number: LTEJ01

Welcome to Japan, this tour will take you to fascinating and beautiful sides of Japan with plenty of exploration involved from modern Tokyo to stunning Shizuoka, as well as from the splendid Kyoto to the heritage site of Osaka.

Deluxe hotel accommodation
Return economy air fares from Australian
Meals as per itinerary
Sightseeing
English-speaking guided tour

Depart from Sydney, Melbourne or  Brisbane to Tokyo, Japan. Upon arrival at Tokyo Narita Airport, complimentary Hilton Narita Shuttle is ready from the airport to the hotel. Tour guide will assist you to check in at hotel lobby.

Hotel: Narita Hilton Hotel or similar

After breakfast, heading to the Imperial Palace of Tokyo – the residence of the royal family – and visit the“double bridge” (Nijubashi) over the moat. Afterwards, proceed to the Tokyo Skytree (overlook). And then we proceed to Senso-ji, an ancient Buddhist temple. It is Tokyo’s oldest temple, and one of its most significant place to visit. The Nakamise-dori is a street on theapproach to the temple. Meiji Shrine was built in dedication to Emperor Meiji and Empress Shoken.

Hotel: Urawa Royal Pines or similar

After breakfast, heading to Mount Fuji (admission Included) for the stunning tour. Its iconic profile is the subject of numerous works of art. Then, visit Oshino Hakkai (admission Included). Oshino Hakkai is a touristy set of eight ponds in Oshino, a small village in the Fuji Five Lake region. Visit Lake Kawaguchi before going to Nagasaki Peace Park. At the park’s north end is the 10-meter-tall Peace Statue created by sculptor Seibo Kitamura of Nagasaki Prefecture. Later in the evening, the tour will arrange for everyone to enjoy the famous Kaiseki Dinner, a traditional multi-course Japanese dinner, or King Crab Buffet Dinner. Enjoy the hot spring facility in the hotel.

Hotel: Hamanako Green Tower or similar

After breakfast, heading to Atsuta Shrine (admission Included). Atsuta Shrine is a Shinto shrine traditionally believed to have been established during the reign of Emperor Keikō located. Then, proceed to Magome-juku (admission Included) after visiting a Jewelry workshop. It was also the last of eleven stations along the Kisoji, which was the precursor to a part of the Nakasendō, running through the Kiso Valley. After dinner in the evening, back to hotel for a restful night.

Hotel: Royal Oak or similar

After breakfast, visit to the Kiyomizu-dera (Admission Included). Otowa-san Kiyomizu-dera is an independent Buddhist temple in eastern Kyoto. The temple is part of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto UNESCO World Heritage site. Enjoy traditional beef cuisine before heading to Tōdai-ji (Admission Included) in Nara. Tōdai-ji is currently the world’s largest wood structure. Afterward spend some times for shopping at the duty free and Shinsaibashi, and tourists enjoy all kind of delicious cuisines in the nearby Dotonbori for dinner.

Hotel: Nikko Kansai or similar

After breakfast, with the assistance of tour guide to take the Airport Shuttle to Airport to be departing back to Australia.

Arrive in Australia.

Inclusions

  • Return Economy Flight & Airport Tax
  • Deluxe Hotel Accommodation
  • Meals (B/L/D) indicated  per itinrerary
  • Sightseeing/Admission Fees per itinarary
  • English Speaking Guide including gratuity

Exclusions

  • Personal Expenses
  • Travel Insurance
  • Single Supplement surcharge $1,250pp

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