Simply JapanIncludes flights, accommodation, transfers, sightseeing, local guide & meals.
Fly to Japan
Depart the UK on your flight to Japan. You will land in Japan the next day as the flight takes at least 12 hours. After arrival and through customs, you will be met by our English speaking assistant and transfer to the hotel by airport limousine & have a welcome dinner near the hotel!
Start your second day in Japan with breakfast at the hotel, then you will have sightseeing tours by coach with an English speaking guide. You will visit the Imperial Palace Plaza first which is the residence for the Imperial Family, located in the center of Tokyo surrounded by trees, flowers, moats, and the natural scenery of Japan. Then you will visit the Tsukiji Fish Market, where you can find fresh and processed seafood and produce alongside food-related goods such as knives. Finally, you will visit the Asakusa and Nakamise arcade which is a Bustling shopping street connecting the main gate of Sensoji Temple & the main hall. You will return to the hotel afterwards.
On the third day, you will have sightseeing tours in Nikko, you will visit the Nikko Toshogu Shrine first, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with 42 structures of the shrine included in the nomination. Then you will receive a free lunch and you will be on the way to see the Lake Chuzenji and Kegon Falls, Kegon Waterfall is the only exit for the waters of Lake Chuzenji. The almost 100-meter tall Kegon Waterfall is the most famous of Nikko's many beautiful waterfalls. In fact, it is even ranked as one of Japan's three most beautiful falls. You will return to the hotel in Tokyo afterwards.
On the fourth day, you will have sightseeing tours at Mt Fuji and Hakone by coach with English speaking guide. First, you will visit the Mt Fuji 5th Station which lies at approximately the halfway point of the Yoshida Trail, which leads from Fujiyoshida Sengen Shrine at the mountain's base to the summit of Mount Fuji. After that, you will have a free lunch and then go visit the Komagatake Ropeway, here you have panoramic views of Lake Ashinoko and Mount Fuji can be enjoyed from the ropeway's upper station. Your last excursion for the day will be a Cruise on Lake Ashi, you see the best views of the lake in combination with Mount Fuji can be enjoyed from Moto-Hakone (a few steps south from the sightseeing boat pier), from the Hakone Detached Palace Garden and from the sightseeing boats cruising the lake. Finally, you will check-in to your hotel in Mishima. (Luggage will be transferred to Kyoto by separate Van so you need an overnight bag for one night in Mishima)
You will leave for Mishima station on foot and leave for Kyoto by Hikari 465. Upon arrival, leave your overnight bag at your hotel then start sightseeing of Nara by public transportation. First, you will go to the Higashi Muki shopping arcade for a free lunch. Afterwards you will visit the Todaiji Temple and Nara Park, Tōdai-ji is a Buddhist temple complex that was once one of the powerful Seven Great Temples & Nara Park is a public park located in the city of Nara, Japan, at the foot of Mount Wakakusa. Established in 1880 it is one of the oldest parks in Japan. Administratively, the park is under the control of Nara Prefecture. You will check into your hotel in the evening and spend the day at leisure.
The next day you will start with a Full day sightseeing of Kyoto with an English speaking guide by coach. First, you will visit the Kinkakuji temple which is a Zen Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan. It is one of the most popular buildings in Japan, attracting many visitors annually. Then you will visit the Nijo castle which is a flatland castle in Kyoto, Japan. The castle consists of two concentric rings of fortifications, the Ninomaru Palace, the ruins of the Honmaru Palace, various support buildings and several gardens. After that you will have a free lunch, then after your delicious lunch you will go visit the Fushimi Inari Shrine, It is famous for its thousands of vermilion torii gates, which straddle a network of trails behind its main buildings. The trails lead into the wooded forest of the sacred Mount Inari, which stands at 233 meters and belongs to the shrine grounds. After that, you will return to the hotel and enjoy your day freely!
You will start your day with full-day sightseeing of Hiroshima from Kyoto with ESG by bullet train and public transportation & leave for Hiroshima by Nozomi 3, then take a train and ferry to Miyajima island. Miyajima island is a small island in Hiroshima Bay, western Japan. It is known for its forests and ancient temples. You will visit the Itsukushima Shrine, which is a Shinto shrine on the island of Itsukushima, best known for its "floating" torii gate. It is in the city of Hatsukaichi in Hiroshima Prefecture in Japan. Then you will have a free lunch and leave for Kyoto by tram, you will visit the Peace Memorial Park and museum when you reach the city. The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum is a museum located in Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, in central Hiroshima, Japan, dedicated to documenting the atomic bombing of Hiroshima in World War II and finally, you will leave for Kyoto by Nozomi 54 and return to the hotel.
Fly to UK
Today, transfer to Osaka/Itami Airport by limousine to board your flight back to the United Kingdom.
- Return direct flights from London
- 7 nights in deluxe accommodations
- 3 nights in 3* Tokyo | Sunshine City Prince Hotel
- 1 night in 3* Hakone | Fujisan Mishima Tokyu Hotel
- 3 nights in 3* Kyoto | Hotel Keihan Kyoto Hachijyo-guchi
- Hotel taxes, fees & service charges
- Japan airport shuttle bus arrangements and all transfers
- Meals and featuring regional delicacies mentioned in the itinerary
- Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
- Touring with English guides and entrance fees
- Entrance fees per itinerary
- 07kg hand luggage allowance & 46kg luggage allowance
- ATOL protected
- Prices are based on Double or Twin Sharing basis
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