2018 Essence of Cherry Blossom 9 Days

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8 Nights from $4,090

(* Price is per person.)

 
* Excludes Airfares
* Departure: 25 & 28 Mar 2018
 
Discover the beautiful essence of the national flower of Japan, the Sakura Flower (Cherry Blossom) while attending Hanami (Flower viewing) in Tokyo, Mt. Fuji, Hakone, Kyoto, and Nara. Experience staying at a Ryokan (traditional Japanese Inn), and watch an enchanting Maiko (apprentice geiko) dance performance in the Gion District.

 

Highlights
1. Enjoy the beautiful Cherry blossom in each area.
2. Visit photogenic Mt Fuji and scenic Hakone area.
3. Visit the Kyoto and Nara in the best season.
4. Stay at a Japanese Traditional Inn (Ryokan) to experience amazing hospitality.
5. Escorted Group Tour from Tokyo, it's perfect introduction for first time visitor for Japan.

Early Bird Discount $200 per person.
Book by 31 Aug 2017

Price From: (per person)
Departure
Date
Twin Status 
25 Mar 2018

 $4,290
  $4,090
(Early Bird Price)

Guaranteed!

28 Mar 2018

 $4,390
 $4,190 
(Early Bird Price) 

Guaranteed!

*Single Supplement: Twin Room Price plus $1,100 pp
*
Triple room reduction: minus $100pp
*
Child Discount Available $185pp (4-11y.o.) from above price.

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Package Includes:
  • Hotel: Tokyo(3 nights), Hakone(1 night),Osaka (2 nights), Kyoto(2 nights)
  • Meals: 1 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 Dinners
  • English speaking guide throughout except for free day at leisure
  • Visit Japan World Heritage Site Tokyo Full day sightseeing (Cherry Blossom Viewing)
  • Mt. Fuji & Hakone Sight Seeing
  • Nara Half Day tour
  • Kyoto Full Day Sightseeing
  • Dinner with Maiko dance performance in Kyoto


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Schedule

B: Breakfast | L: Lunch | D: Dinner
Day 1 (25 Mar / 28 Mar) : Tokyo

Day 1

Day 1 (25 Mar / 28 Mar) : Tokyo

Upon arrival at Narita Airport, airport assistant staff will be waiting for you in the arrivals area. 
Please note that you may need to wait for a short time while other passengers are collected. Proceed to your accommodation by shared shuttle.

Overnight at 3 Star Hotel in Tokyo.

Day 2 (26 Mar / 29 Mar) : Tokyo (L, D)

Day 2

Day 2 (26 Mar / 29 Mar) : Tokyo (L, D)

Enjoy the Tokyo Full Day Tour with an English speaking guide by private motor coach.

During the tour, you will visit Chidorigafuchi, where you will experience your first glance and take in the aroma of the beautiful national flower, the Cherry Blossom (about 260 trees), take a delightful Sumida River Boat Cruise to Tokyo’s most ancient Buddhist temple, Sensoji Temple and take a look around in Nakamise Shopping Street.

After lunch at a local restaurant, visit Ueno Park, which is renowned for spectacular Cherry Blossom viewing (about 1,200 trees!). Then indulge in a Welcome Dinner at a local Japanese Izakaya restaurant in Tokyo.
 
Overnight at 3 Star Hotel in Tokyo.

Day 3 (27 Mar / 30 Mar) : Tokyo

Day 3

Day 3 (27 Mar / 30 Mar) : Tokyo

Take advantage of a free day at your own leisure in Tokyo.
Please take a look at our day tours section for options during your free time.

Overnight at 3 Star Hotel in Tokyo.

Day 4 (28 Mar / 31 Mar) : Tokyo - Hakone (L, D)

Day 4

Day 4 (28 Mar / 31 Mar) : Tokyo - Hakone (L, D)

Please pack an overnight bag for Hakone, leave 1 piece of luggage will be delivered to Osaka. 
You will be collected from your hotel and take part in a Mt. Fuji Full Day Tour by private coach.

During the tour you will visit Mt. Fuji 5th Station, which is the most popular sightseeing spot.

(** If the road is still icy or there is snow, we will visit Lake Kawaguchi area to enjoy the view of the Lake and Mt Fuji).

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. After the tour you will arrive in Hakone Yumoto Hot Spring Resort. Please enjoy a nice dinner and the spa facility at the Ryokan (Traditional Japanese Inn).

Overnight at 4 star Japanese Ryokan in Hakone.

Day 5 (29 Mar / 01 Apr) : Hakone - Osaka (B)

Day 5

Day 5 (29 Mar / 01 Apr) : Hakone - Osaka (B)

After you enjoy breakfast at Ryokan, transfer to Odawara Station by Private Coach. Board the Shinkansen (bullet train) bound for Osaka, your guide will bid you farewell at Odawara station.

Upon arrival at Shin-Osaka Station, you will be met by another English guide. Check in your hotel at 15:00.  
Relax & explore what Osaka has to offer at your own leisure.

Overnight at 3 Star Hotel in Osaka.

Day 6 (30 Mar / 02 Apr) : Osaka - Nara - Osaka

Day 6

Day 6 (30 Mar / 02 Apr) : Osaka - Nara - Osaka

You will be picked up from your accommodation for a Nara Half Day Tour to visit Todaiji Temple, which is known for its Great Buddha Hall and is also a Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara. In Nara Park, you can see and interact with the friendly deer roaming freely, before visiting Kasuga Taisha Shrine.

After exploring Nara you will transfer back to Osaka to your accommodation. 

Overnight at 3 Star Hotel in Osaka.
 

Day 7 (31 Mar / 03 Apr) : Osaka - Kyoto (L)

Day 7

Day 7 (31 Mar / 03 Apr) : Osaka - Kyoto (L)

Check out your Osaka accommodation, you will leave to Kyoto Full Day Sightseeing by Private Coach.
Visit Nijo Castle, which is one of World Heritage Listed Hirsorical Monument of of Ancient Kyoto. Proceed to Kiyomizu-dera Temple famous for wooden stage that is 13 meters above the hillside below. Enjoy the shopping street Ninen-Sannenzaka before visiting Kinkakuji Temple, which is covered in brilliant gold leaf. Stop by Ryoanji Temple to admire peaceful rock garden before heading back to your hotel. 

Overnight at 3 Star Hotel in Kyoto.

Day 8 (01 Apr / 04 Apr : Kyoto (D)

Day 8

Day 8 (01 Apr / 04 Apr : Kyoto (D)

Enjoy free time at your own leisure in Kyoto.
Please take a look at our optional tours section for options during your free time.

In the evening, you will attend a farewell Dinner with an enchanting Maiko Dance Performance in the Gion District. Here you may spot beautiful Geisha on the streets in the evening on route to their appointments. Afterwards head back to your hotel.  

Overnight at 3 Star Hotel in Kyoto.

Day 9 (02 Apr / 05 Apr) : Kyoto - Kansai / Itami Airport

Day 9

Day 9 (02 Apr / 05 Apr) : Kyoto - Kansai / Itami Airport

You will then be picked up from your accommodation by Airport Shuttle to Kansai or Itami Airport. Enjoy free time around Kyoto until departure.

* Please refer to general booking conditions. 
* B Breakfast included: L Lunch included: D Dinner included:

Inclusions

  • Hotel: Tokyo(3 nights), Hakone(1 night),Osaka (2 nights), Kyoto (2 nights)
  • Meals: 1 Breakfast, 3 Lunches, 3 Dinners
  • English speaking guide throughout except for free day at leisure
  • Visit Japan World Heritage Site
  • Tokyo Full day sightseeing (Cherry Blossom Viewing)
  • Mt. Fuji & Hakone Sightseeing
  • Nara Half Day tour
  • Kyoto Full Day Sightseeing
  • Dinner with Maiko dance performance in Kyoto

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