GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT TOUR
The tour will be run in April of 2018 during the Sakura blooming season
On your first day, you will fly to Narita International Airport, where you will be a transferred to a luxurious 4 Star Hotel close to the airport. You will relax and enjoy rest of the day leisurely.
Overnight stay – Narita
(Narita to Nikko – 180Km Approx)
After enjoying a delicious breakfast at the hotel we will be leaving Nikko and visit the magnificent Nikko National Park and subsequently, the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Tōshō-gu and Rinnō-ji temples and shrines and luck permitting be able to see the Pink Sakura blooming. Following this adventure lunch will be at a highly rated traditional Japanese restaurant in the Nikko are itself. Weather permitting, after lunch we will visit the Kegon Waterfall and take a cable car ride where you would be able to behold the beauty of the Kegon Waterfall area. A complimentary dinner will be provided and after you can unwind at a Onsen (Japanese Hot Spring bath) and wear the Japanese Kimono for the night. You will be staying the night in the comfortable Hotel in Nikko.
Overnight stay – Nikko
(Nikko to Tokyo – 150Km Approx)
After breakfast at the Hotel we will be leaving for the Tokyo city tour. We will visit the Imperial Palace, Japanese gardens and Parliament house. We will then travel by rail from Tokyo station to Akihabara station in the subway train and be able to enjoy the blooming Sakura in the Tokyo area. Visit Akihabara electric town, famous for its many electronic shops and then on to the Asakusa (Senso-ji) temple. The ancient Asakusa temple is japans oldest and most magnificent temple., night stay at a Tokyo hotel.
Overnight stay –Tokyo
(Tokyo to Chiba – 51Km Approx)
After a delicious breakfast, you will be taken to Tokyo Disneyland in the Chiba prefecture. Disneyland Tokyo sits on 115 acres and features many exciting things to see, fun rides, seven themed areas including the World Bazaar; the four classic Disney lands: Adventureland, Westernland, Fantasyland and Tomorrowland; and two mini-lands: Critter Country and Mickey’s Toontown. Enjoy the whole day in Disneyland and you will then be picked up in the late afternoon and taken back to your hotel that you stayed the previous night.
Overnight stay – Tokyo
(Tokyo to Hamanako – 266Km Approx)
After enjoying the provided breakfast you will leave early from Tokyo to Hamanako and visiting Kamakura on the way. En-route tea plantations, traditional Japanese rice fields can be seen on the road side and makes for beautiful views. Visit Kamakura temple including the Giant Buddha statue, J.R. Jayawardena statue and many other shrines. Enjoy the Sakura blooming in the Kamakura area and if time permits you will go shopping in the evening at Eon shopping mall and then enjoy the Onsen (Japanese hot springs). You will be staying the night at a 4 Star rated hotel in Hamanako.
Overnight stay – Hamanako
(Hamanako to Osaka – 118Km Approx)
After breakfast, you will be leaving early from Hamanako and travel to Nagoya to visit the Toyota City Factory & Automobile museum. This is a wonder of modern engineering and many tourist travel to Japan just to enjoy the Toyota plant tour. Then you will visit Kiyomizu temple or Golden temple in Osaka and If time permits we can visit both. You will be staying the night in a hotel in Osaka.
Overnight stay – Osaka
(Osaka to Hiroshima – 173Km Approx)
After breakfast, we will be leaving early to visit the famous Osaka castle. Osaka castle is one of the most famous land marks in Japan and played a large role in the unification of Japan during the 16th century. From there we will travel to the infamous Hiroshima peace memorial park. This park commemorates and remembers the bombing of Hiroshima during WWII. You will stay at the highly acclaimed 4 Star Grand Prince Hotel in Kyoto.
Overnight stay – Hiroshima
Hiroshima to Osaka After breakfast, you will be traveling back to Osaka. We will be stopping in Kobe and getting on to the Japanese bullet trains from Kobe to Osaka. In Osaka you will spend a leisurely day exploring Osaka and shopping in the shopping district. Over night stay at a hotel in Osaka.
Overnight stay – Osaka
Take the entire day to kick back, relax or enjoy shopping in Osaka!
Overnight stay – Osaka
You will depart from the hotel to the Kansai airport by airport shuttle bus. Please note that passengers must be at the airport three hours prior to departure.
Note that this itinerary is subject to change, based on your departure, flight schedule and the weather conditions.