Japan | Essence
DAY 1: TOKYO
After arrival at Narita International airport, own transfer to hotel in Tokyo. The rooms will be available from 3:00 pm
DAY 2: TOKYO
Private guided sightseeing tour of Tokyo by public transport. The tour will visit the Tokyo Metropolitan Goverment Building, Meiji Shrine, Harajuku, Imperial Palace Plaza, Asakusa Kannon Temple, and the Nakamise Shopping Arcade.
DAY 3: TOKYO
Full day of personal free time
DAY 4: TOKYO – KAMAKURA – HAKONE
Heavy luggage is delivered by courier service to Kyoto, skipping 2 nights in Hakone and Hiroshima. Please prepare a hand – carried bag for 2 nights to carry with you. Private guided sightseeing tour of Kamakura & Hakone by public transport. The tour will visit Kotokuin Temple with its great Buddha, Hase Kannon Temple, and the Pleasure Boat at Lake Ashi.
DAY 5: HAKONE – OKAYAMA – HIROSHIMA
Transfer to Odawara station with your guide by public transport. Travel to Okayama by Bullet train with no escourt on board. Upon arrival at Okayama station,
you will meet up with an English speaking guide, and start a short sightseeing trip in Okayama by public transport, touring the Okayama Korakuen Garden. You will then travel to Hiroshima by Bullet train with your guide
DAY 6: HIROSHIMA – MIYAJIMA – KYOTO
Private guided sightseeing tour of Hiroshima and Miyajima by public transport. The tour will visit the Peace Memorial Park & Museum, Atomic Bomb Dome, and the Itsukushima Shrine, known for its iconic “floating” Torii gate in the ocean. You will then travel to Kyoto by bullet train with your guide.
DAY 7: KYOTO
Private guided tour sightseeing tour of Kyoto by public transport, Kinkakuji Temple, Ryoanji Temple, Nijo Castle, strolling Nishiki Market and Glon area.
DAY 8: KYOTO
Full day of personal free time.
DAY 9: KYOTO – NARA – OSAKA
Heavy luggage is delivered by courier service to Osaka, arriving on the same day. Private guided sightseeing tour of Nara and Osaka by public transport. Todaiji Temple and Kasuga Grand Shrine in Nara, Namba (Dotonbori) District in Osaka.
DAY 10: OSAKA DEPARTURE
Own transfer to Kansai International airport, The rooms will be available until 11:00 am
• Meiji Shrine
• Meiji Shrine
• Imperial Palace Plaza
• Nakamise Shopping Arcade
• Ryoanji Temple
• English Speaking Guide
• Bullet train ON Day 5 & Day 6
• Luggage Delivery
• Porter service at airports and hotels
• Personal expenses