Japan Discovery Summer 2019

Tour Type: CostSaver
Brochure Type: Asia Costsaver 2019

Experience the many contrasts of Japan, from the modern metropolis of Tokyo to the breathtaking beauty of Mt. Fuji and enchanting Kyoto with its stunning temples and colourful Geisha district.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • Hakone View Mt. Fuji and Lake Ashi from the Komagatake Ropeway
  • Himeji Visit Himeji Castle and a sake brewery en route to Osaka
  • Hiroshima Visit Itsukushima Shrine, Peace Memorial Park and Museum and Miyajima island
  • Kurashiki Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes a visit to the Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter
  • Kyoto Visit Kinkakuji Temple and the Heianjigu Shrine
  • Mt. Fuji Drive up to 5th Station for panoramic views
  • Tokyo Visit the Tokyo Metropolitan Observatory, Meiji Jingu Shinto Shrine and Nakamise shopping street
Dining Highlights
  • 9 Buffet breakfasts
  • 4 Dinners
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Variety of Optional Experiences
  • City orientation tours
  • An expert Travel Director and separate driver
  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

Call (614) 792-0002 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14236639

Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 3/31/2019
Duration
10 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1TokyoArrive Tokyo (3 Nights): Welcome to Japan. On arrival at Tokyo Narita or Haneda International Airport transfer to your hotel by airport shuttle service. This evening, meet your Travel Director and fellow guests for an enjoyable dinner.Dinner
Shimbashi Atagoyama Tokyu Rei
Day 2TokyoTokyo Sightseeing: Following breakfast, your sightseeing starts with a visit to the Tokyo Metropolitan Observatory to enjoy great panoramic views of the city. Explore the Meiji Jingu Shinto Shrine which is surrounded by greenery and gives the shrine a rural feel in the middle of the bustling city. Later, travel to Asakusa and absorb the Edo period's rich traditional atmosphere of an ancient town. Walk through the Nakamise Shopping Street and then visit the Sensoji Temple, one of Tokyo's most colourful temples. This afternoon enjoy some time at leisure or choose to take part in an optional trip to explore Tokyo further.Buffet Breakfast
Day 3TokyoMt. Fuji and Hakone Sightseeing: This morning drive up to the 5th station of Mt. Fuji and admire the magnificent views from this majestic mountain (weather permitting) at 2300 metres. After some free time for lunch take the Komagatake Ropeway for views of Mt. Fuji and Lake Ashi and later return to your hotel.Buffet Breakfast
Day 4KyotoTokyo - Kyoto (2 Nights): Depart Tokyo and travel to Kyoto by bullet train. This afternoon visit Kinkakuji; a Buddhist temple and a UNESCO World heritage site which is famous for its golden pavilion. Built between the 14th and 15th centuries, this temple was previously the residence of Shogun Ashikaga Yoshimitsu before being converted into a Zen temple when he died. Later, visit the Heian-jingu shrine and admire the torii gate and the architecture. Afterwards, visit a handicraft centre to explore Japanese crafts and later check-in to your hotel. This evening dine in a local restaurant.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Kyoto Annex Tower
Day 5KyotoKyoto: The day is yours to explore Kyoto at your own pace or perhaps choose to take an optional experience.Buffet Breakfast
Day 6HiroshimaKyoto - Kurashiki - Hiroshima (2 Nights): Travel to Kurashiki and on arrival meet a Local Specialist for a walking tour of the Bikan Historical Quarter. See the many classic black and white walled warehouses which have now been converted to museums and the moats which were used for transportation. Continue on to Hiroshima and this evening enjoy okonomiyaki in a local restaurant. This is a kind of pancake made with egg, cabbage, soba noodles and meat or seafood and cooked in front of you.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
New Hiroden
Day 7HiroshimaHiroshima Sightseeing: This morning set off for Miyajima Island by ferry which is regarded as one of the most scenic areas in Japan. Upon arrival visit the Itsukushima Shrine and view the floating torii gate rising from the sea. Enjoy some free time at leisure and immerse yourself in the sights of this tranquil island. Later return to Hiroshima and visit the Peace Memorial Park and Museum. See the UNESCO listed Peace Memorial, the only structure which survived the first Atomic bomb in 1945. This afternoon, consider joining an optional experience to explore further.Buffet Breakfast
Day 8HimejiHiroshima - Himeji: Travel to Himeji and have some free time for lunch before visiting Himeji Castle with a Local Specialist. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site and an iconic and historic building which has survived for around 400 years. Later check in to your hotel.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Nikko Himeji
Day 9OsakaHimeji - Osaka: On the way to Osaka, stop and make a visit to a sake brewery with a Local Specialist. Learn about the history of sake and the process of brewing it. Continue to Osaka and spend the afternoon at leisure or consider taking an optional experience to explore further.Buffet Breakfast
New Hankyu
Day 10Depart OsakaDepart Osaka: Take a transfer by airport shuttle service to Kansai International Airport or Osaka Itami Airport for your onward flight.Buffet Breakfast
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
03/16/2019$3,825.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/11/2019$3,675.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/18/2019$3,675.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/25/2019$3,675.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/08/2019$3,675.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/22/2019$3,675.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
07/06/2019$3,675.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/20/2019$3,675.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/10/2019$3,825.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/24/2019Land PriceQuote
09/28/2019$3,825.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/05/2019$3,825.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/12/2019$3,825.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/26/2019$3,825.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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