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11 Days Japan Cherry Blossom Escorted Tour

11 Days Japan Cherry Blossom Escorted Tour. It’s a perfect introduction for a first time visitor to Japan. You will enjoy the beautiful Cherry Blossoms in each area.  The tour starts from Tokyo, the capital of Japan, where you can explore one of the largest and interesting sightseeing spots. Then visit Japan’s iconic Mt. Fuji and scenic Hakone area. Visit Kyoto and Nara in the best season, including the historical and significant temples and shrines, to see the traditional and mysterious parts of Japan. You will experience a bullet train ride, the fastest train in Japan. This tour will escorted by Judi Madden, who has been in the travel industry for over 20 years and escort more than 20 tours over the last 5 years.

from $5,469 AUD per person
Trip code:11DJEC
Duration:11 days
Destination:Japan
Travel Dates:01 APR 2018

Cost is subject to class availability and exchange rate, may change without prior notice.

Day 1: AUSTRALIA DEPARTURE

In-flight meals. 

Day 2: Tokyo Arrival

Upon arrival at Narita Airport, you will meet an English-speaking assistant at the Arrival lobby. Then transfer by Airport Limousine Bus from Narita International Airport to Hotel. Note: hotel check in after 15:00 only.

Day 3: Tokyo City Tour (B, L)

Today we will enjoy the Tokyo Full Day Tour with an English-speaking guide by private coach.

Sightseeing: Tokyo Tower, Meiji Jingu Shrine, Imperial Palace East Garden, Hama-rikyu Garden. Then take a delightful Sumida River Boat Cruise to Tokyo’s most ancient Buddhist temple, Senso-ji Temple, Asakusa.                                                                                      

Day 4: Tokyo-Mt.Fuji-Hakone-Tokyo (B,L)

Enjoy full day tour by chartered mini bus to Mt.Fuji. You will visit Mt. Fuji 5th Station, which is the most popular sightseeing spot.

After lunch, enjoy a Cruise on Lake Ashi from Sekisho-ato to Kojiri pier, then visit Owakudani Valley, and take a ride on Hakone Ropeway. Return to Tokyo by 5PM.

Day 5: Tokyo- Free Day (B)

Free day at leisure in Tokyo.

Day 6: Tokyo – Osaka (B)

Today we will take the local train to Tokyo Station, then board Shinkansen (bullet train) reserved seat to Osaka at 10AM. On your arrival at Shin Osaka Station you will be welcomed by English speaking guide at platform. Lunch on your own at Station then enjoy Osaka half Day Tour by Private Car.

Day 7: Osaka-Nara Half Day Tour-Osaka (B)

After breakfast, we will travel to Nara by private coach to visit Todai-ji Temple, which is known for its Great Buddha Hall and is also a Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara. Then visit Nara Deer Park, before visiting Kasuga-Taisha Shrine.

Day 8: Osaka-Kyoto-Osaka (B,L)

Today we will explore full day Kyoto tour by Private Coach.

Sightseeing: Kiyomizu Temple, Kinkakuji Temple (Golden Pavilion), Sanjusangendo Temple, and Nijo Castle, which is one of World Heritage Listed Historic Monument of of Ancient Kyoto.

Day 9: Osaka Free Day (B)

Free day at leisure in Osaka.

Day 10: Osaka Departure (B)

Met by English speaking assistant at hotel lobby, then transfer by Airport Limousine Bus from Osaka Station to Kansai International Airport.

Day 11: Australia arrival

  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to Japan with Singapore Airlines. Taxes included
  • Accommodation in 4-stars hotels
  • Meals: 8 Breakfasts - Inflight meals, 3 Lunches
  • Transportation: Coach, local trains, bullet train
  • Airport transfers and all touring in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees at monuments Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • Locally based professional driver and English-speaking tour guides
  • Australian Tour director

$5,469 AUD per person, twin share

Single Sup: $1,387 AUD

Departure date 31 Mar 2018

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