Japan - MAGICAL JAPAN (CHERRY BLOSSOM SEASON)


10 Days & 9 Night



Accomodation Location Deluxe (3.5 - 4.5*) Kyoto Hotel Keihan Tokyo Shibuya Tokyu Rei Hotel Note: Accommodation will be provided in the Hotels/Resorts mentioned above or in similar category.

Package Includes & Excludes:

Inclusions • 10 nights’ accommodation at the hotels indicated with breakfast • Japan Rail Pass for 7 consecutive days – no reservation (Day 4 to Day 10) • Return Tokyo airport transfer on Seat in coach basis • Half day Tokyo city tour on seat in coach basis • Mt. Fuji & Hakone tour on seat in coach basis • Full day Hiroshima and Miyajima tour on seat in coach basis Ex- Hiroshima • Full day Kyoto city tour with lunch on seat in coach basis Exclusions • International air tickets • Visa charges • Travel Insurance • Early check in / Late checkout charges at the hotels • Internal transfers/cab fares between hotels, train stations, pick up points • Optional sightseeing or activities other than what is included in itinerary • Meals ( L&D) unless specified • Porterage • Tips • Any other services at the hotel

Day 1 Arrive Tokyo

Arrival at the airport you will clear customs and collect your bags. You will be transferred to the hotel on seat in coach basis. (1:30 mins).Arrive at the hotel, check in (early check in is not guaranteed) Freshen up and rest of the day is free and easy for you. Explore the surrounding area on your own. Overnight at Tokyo hotel.

Day 2 Tokyo | Half day city tour- 9:00 am (4 hrs)

Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will proceed on your city tour .This tour takes you first to the Tokyo Tower for photo stop. Visit the Imperial palace and later Asakusa Kanon Temple. Finally visit Nakamise shopping area. Some time for shopping. We drive through the shopping district. Tour will disband at Tokyo station. You can explore the neighborhood of the station area on your own, have lunch and hire a cab to reach the hotel. Overnight at Tokyo Hotel.

Day 3 Tokyo | Visit Mt. Fuji & Lake Ashi Cruise – 9 am (Duration 9 hours)

Have an early Breakfast at the hotel and proceed to the pick-up point. Enjoy the scenery of rural Japan during the drive to the Mount Fuji. You will have a panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean and grand mountains from an altitude of 8000 feet. Then you will take the double-wired sky gondola for a breath-taking view of the volcanic Hakone Mountains, arriving at Owakudani Valley (the Valley of Hell). Admire the view of steam escaping from the rugged mountains of Owakudani. You will also have the chance to try an Onsen Tamago (an egg boiled in hot spring water). Next, you will have a boat ride on the peaceful Lake Ashi. You can sit back and relax in the midst of the picturesque and serene natural beauty of the Crater Lake. The tour disbands at Tokyo station. You can hire a local taxi easily and reach the hotel. Overnight at Tokyo hotel. Meals: Breakfast

Day 4 Tokyo to Kyoto transfer - 3 hrs

After relaxed breakfast at the hotel, check out and hire the taxi to Tokyo main station (20 mins). Today you will exchange your Japan Rail exchange voucher at Tokyo main station for validating into JR pass. Board the bullet train going to JR Kyoto station. On arrival at the Kyoto station make your own way to hotel . Check in and rest of day is free and easy. Overnight at Kyoto Hotel.

Day 5 Tokyo to Kyoto transfer - 3 hrs

After relaxed breakfast at the hotel, check out and hire the taxi to Tokyo main station (20 mins). Today you will exchange your Japan Rail exchange voucher at Tokyo main station for validating into JR pass. Board the bullet train going to JR Kyoto station. On arrival at the Kyoto station make your own way to hotel . Check in and rest of day is free and easy. Overnight at Kyoto Hotel.

Day 6 Kyoto | Free Day

Breakfast at the hotel and rest of the day is free and easy for you to explore the place or indulge in any of the optional activities suggested below. Optional Activities: Kimono wearing experience – (1hr) - This is more than just a kimono-wearing. The service attendant will explain about different types of kimono, and traditional rules of which type of kimono should be worn on what occasions. You can take picture in the dress by your own camera at their garden at additional cost. Tea Ceremony Experience at the tea house – (45mins) at an additional cost. In the beginning, the Tea Master introduces the Tea ceremony (the way of tea) which is one of the Japanese traditional cultural practices. Then the Tea Master shows how to make and enjoy Japanese traditional green tea. And at the end, you can try to make it by yourself and enjoy it with Japanese small sweets. You can touch and feel the deep Japanese culture, and have a great opportunity to learn about the way of tea. Overnight at Kyoto hotel.

Day 7 Kyoto | Full Day trip to Hiroshima & Miyajima ( 10.30 am) 8 hrs

Have an early breakfast and make your own way to Kyoto train station. Take the bullet train leaving Kyoto 08:00 to reach Hiroshima 09.58 in time before the tour starts from pick up point at 10. 30 am. The first visit is Itsukushima shrine in the sacred Miyajima Island, which is registered as world heritage site and also known as one of Japan's three most beautiful landscapes for its breathtaking beauty and quiet atmosphere. The tour will take you to the Atomic Bomb Dome and the Peace Memorial Museum in the Peace Memorial Park central Hiroshima. These world heritage sites are preserved as a reminder of the tragic damage caused by the atomic bomb in the Second World War. Your tour will disband at Hiroshima station. Take the bullet train using JR pass back to Kyoto. On arrival at the station make your own way to the hotel. Overnight at Kyoto hotel.

Day 8 Kyoto | Full day Kyoto City Tour

After breakfast at the hotel, you will make your way to the pick-up point for the tour commencing at 09.00 am - This tour starts with a visit to Nijo Castle, once used as the Tokugawa Shogun's family palace. Then you will visit Kinkaku-ji Temple, one of the sacred sites of Japan. Afterwards, it's on to Kyoto Imperial Palace, former residence of the Imperial Family. After lunch, you will visit Heian Jingu Shrine, a magnificent structure strongly influenced by Chinese architecture. Then on to the Sanjusangendo Temple with its 1,001 impressive images of Buddha. The tour ends with a visit to the Kiyomizu Temple, famous for its wooden veranda. Tour ends at Kyoto station and make your own way to the hotel. Overnight at Kyoto hotel.

Day 9 Transfer Kyoto – Tokyo (03 hrs)

After breakfast, you will check out and make your own way to Kyoto JR station for the train to Tokyo main station. On arrival at the Tokyo train station make your own way to the hotel by taxi. Check in and rest of the day is free and easy. Overnight at Tokyo hotel.

Day 10 Tokyo | Day free at leisure to explore on your own

Breakfast at the hotel. Today the whole day is free and easy for you to explore the place on your own. You could perhaps consider the following visit. Overnight at Tokyo hotel. Meals: Breakfast. Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building: While visiting Shinjuku, head to the 45th floor of this Government building to have one of the best views of the city, for free. Try to spot the major sights of Tokyo and, if the weather is good enough, you can even catch a glimpse of Mount Fuji and Akihabara: For those fond of the latest technologies, video games and Japanese animation, Akihabara is THE place to visit. Yodobashi Camera, a giant shopping centre selling mostly electronic items, has the newest televisions and computers and you can try the products on display. Every Sunday, the street is pedestrian-only, with girls dressed like French-maid or comic heroine to attract the customer, or just for the show.

Terms and Conditions :

Validity: 01 Oct 2016 to 31 Mar 2017 BARRING PEAK AND BLOCK OUT PERIODS Rooming Basis Deluxe (3.5 - 4.5*) Adult Twin Sharing USD 2313 EXCL ST OF 9.00% Package Price may vary as per actual Date of Travel Detailed Pricing Validity: 01 Oct 2016 to 31 Mar 2017 BARRING PEAK AND BLOCK OUT PERIODS Rooming Basis Deluxe (3.5 - 4.5*) Adult Twin Sharing USD 2313 EXCL ST OF 9.00% Package Price may vary as per actual Date of Travel Detailed Pricing Validity: 01 Oct 2016 to 31 Mar 2017 BARRING PEAK AND BLOCK OUT PERIODS Rooming Basis Deluxe (3.5 - 4.5*) Adult Twin Sharing USD 2313 EXCL ST OF 9.00% Package Price may vary as per actual Date of Travel Detailed Pricing Validity: 01 Oct 2016 to 31 Mar 2017 BARRING PEAK AND BLOCK OUT PERIODS Rooming Basis Deluxe (3.5 - 4.5*) Adult Twin Sharing USD 2313 EXCL ST OF 9.00% Package Price may vary as per actual Date of Travel Detailed Pricing Validity: 01 Oct 2016 to 31 Mar 2017 BARRING PEAK AND BLOCK OUT PERIODS Rooming Basis Deluxe (3.5 - 4.5*) Adult Twin Sharing USD 2313 EXCL ST OF 9.00% Package Price may vary as per actual Date of Travel Detailed Pricing Inclusions • 10 nights’ accommodation at the hotels indicated with breakfast • Japan Rail Pass for 7 consecutive days – no reservation (Day 4 to Day 10) • Return Tokyo airport transfer on Seat in coach basis • Half day Tokyo city tour on seat in coach basis • Mt. Fuji & Hakone tour on seat in coach basis • Full day Hiroshima and Miyajima tour on seat in coach basis Ex- Hiroshima • Full day Kyoto city tour with lunch on seat in coach basis Exclusions • International air tickets • Visa