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– ARRIVAL AIRPORT TRANSFERS
– ALL TRANSPORT ONCE IN JAPAN
– ALL HOTELS (14 NIGHTS)
– LOCAL TOUR GUIDES
– ALL EXCURSIONS
– 18 MEALS
14 BREAKFASTS, 4 LUNCH / DINNERS
We have put together a 15-day package that will help you see all of the best bits of Japan, plus some hidden gems that you may not have found had you travelled without us. The best bit is, we have made it affordable. Nothing is stopping you from making your dreams come true.
THE BEAUTIFUL ISLAND OF JAPAN
Our goals and targets are to be your Number One within the travelling world; we will go above and beyond to achieve that. We have tried and tested everything from activities to the rooms you stay in. No stone has been left unturned! With excellent organisation, The Japan Adventure guarantees a trip you will never forget.
TAKE A SNEAK PEEK
You will be waiting for you at the airport ready to start your adventure, where you will be taken to the first location, Tokyo. You will get you into the hotel, then you can spend the day exploring the area or relaxing at the hotel, recovering from your flight. In the evening will all go for a welcome meal for everyone to get to know each other.
You will all join each for our first breakfast together and then we will set off to experience this truly amazing city. The first part of our day will see us tour around Tokyo visiting the Senso-Ji Temple, Imperial Palace and to the world wide famous Tsukiji fish markets. This short tour will end and from here will make our way to historic Samurai museum where we will experience dressing up and acting out what it feels like to be a part the elite Japanese society.
Today you will make a morning visit to watch local Sumo professionals train. You will not only get to see them we will actually get a chance to feel like them, watch closely and then train hard! Only if you wish to of course. Now it is time to leave Tokyo and head to the second city of Japan, Osaka during the afternoon. We will check into the hotel and then you can spend the evening exploring Osaka or resting up in the hotel ahead of our busy day to follow.
You will have breakfast and then set out to the area of Osaka Bay to firstly visit one of the world’s largest aquariums, the Kaiyakun aquarium. From here you will explore around, have lunch and then onto the city’s famous Tempozan Ferris wheel. You will then head back to the hotel to get yourselves ready to explore Osaka’s famous nightlife with the ultimate ‘Backstreet Pub Passport’, be prepared for some great food, drink and company!
HIROSHIMA ON THE HORIZON
Your big night out has barely ended so you will be able to catch up on that ever so precious beauty sleep or if you are an early riser you can explore Osaka’s morning treasures before you take the short trip to our western historic city of Hiroshima.
TIME TO SHRINE
Your day to relax, see some great culture and get those precious snaps that you’ll never forget at the Island Shrine of Itsukushima. You will be able to explore the area and grab a moment to see the famous floating shrine.
PEACE PARK & MUSEUM
Up bright and early for breakfast you will head out to the historic Peace Park and museum, due to the nature of these ground this will be a very intriguing experience. You will be free to roam that grounds at your own pace and there will be short briefs/tours to explain specific pieces history. From here you will head to the Mazda Zoom-Zoom stadium to learn about the Japanese Baseball culture (you may be surprised it is very different from the US).
You will have breakfast, gather your belongings and check out of the hotel. You will then start to head east again back towards Kyoto, Japans culture capital. Once checked in the evening will be yours to decide.
ANCIENT CULTURE OF KYOTO
Castles, Shrines, Temples and food tours! What more culture can there be, throughout the day you will visit Nijo Castle a world heritage site, Fushimi-Inari Taisha Shrine and Kiyomizu-dera and Sanjūsangen-dō Temples. After a day of sightseeing it is time to get back to the hotel and ready for a famous ‘Ninja Food Tour’ that will show Kyoto’s food markets, take you for a Bamboo walk, feed you and offer some drinks to get your night on its way.
LAND OF THE GEISHA
Now it’s time to be relaxed and humble and truly understand the Japanese Buddhist culture by visiting a Geisha house and indulging in the ever so famous tea consumed by so many here. Now the morning has passed us by we can grab some lunch and then visit ‘the Golden Pavilion’ a Zen Buddhist Temple to complete the Buddhist culture experience.
NAGANO’S RELAXING NATURE
You will head out from Hiroshima to our last overnight stop before heading back to Tokyo, to Nagano. This will be the longest trip of tour therefore we will check out early, get on our way to arrive early afternoon allowing time to check in and experiencing the absorbing Hot Spring Bathes located here. What better to unwind after your travel.
After our relaxing afternoon you will be up early for breakfast and ready to check out. Don’t worry were not heading to Tokyo quite yet, your belongings will be held at the hotel while we visit Jigokudani Monkey Park, finally the famous snow monkeys will get you’re attention before a short trip back to Tokyo for some well needed rest ahead of an early start the following day.
Up and out at the crack to visit Mount Fuji. This will be a full day 10 hour tour, we will also visit Kawaguchi lake and Oishi park for some seasonal fruit picking. This day will also tick off using Mt Fuji’s 5th station and include some traditional noodles for lunch. After a long day we will then head back to the hotel to get some well-deserved rest ahead your final on The Japan Adventure.
ROBOT CABARET SHOW
The tour is now coming to its close and after some very exciting and intense experiences we have decided to let you chose how you wish to spend your final in Tokyo. We have however have found the best way to sign off this great adventure with your new friends for life at the Robot Restaurant’s Cabaret show, this will truly complete the entire Japan experience.
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