Day 1 Tokyo
Arrive Tokyo, meet and transfer to Keio Plaza Intercontinental
Hotel for 3 night stay.
Day 2 Tokyo
Full day highlight tour of Tokyo takes us to Tokyo
Tower Observatory for a panoramic view of the city and
Tokyo Bay. Attend a traditional tea ceremony at Happoen-Garden,
then visit Imperial Palace Plaza, the exquisite outer
garden of Empress Dowagers residence. Barbecue
lunch at Chinzanso Garden Restaurant. After lunch, drive
by National Diet building, ride on a sight-seeing boat
up the Sumida River. Visit Asakusa Kannon Temple &
Nakamise Shooping Arcade before returning to your hotel.
Free at leisure in the evening. (L)
Day 3 Tokyo-Nikko-Tokyo
Full day excursion to Nikko by deluxe motorcoach. Visit fabulous
colorful Toshogu Shrine, lunch at Nikko Lakeside Hotel. Visit
Kegon Waterfall, drive by Lake Chuzenji, ragons
head cascade, take Irohazaka zigzag driveway down the
monuntains. Back to Tokyo. Tour disbands at Ginza. You
have the option to explore the area by yourself or back
to the hotel on our deluxe motorcoach. (L)
Day 4 Tokyo/Kyoto
Morning transfer to Tokyo Station and board a Bullet
train for classical city, Kyoto. Enjoy a splendid
view of imposing Mr. Fuji en route (weather permitting).
Lunch at New Miyako Hotel. Afternoon tour to Nara, the
first permanent capital of Japan. Visit Todaiji Temple,
housing a great image of Buddha, colorful Kasuga Shrine
with 3000 lanterns, and Deer Park where many tame deer
roam the grounds. Return to Kyoto. Stay at Kyoto Hotel
or similar for 2 nights.
Day 5 Kyoto
Morning sightseeing of the city, visiting Golden Pavilion,
Nijo Castle noted for its gorgeous interiors, and Kyoto
Imperial Palace. Afternoon free at leisure.
Day 6 Kyoto
Transfer to the Kansai International Airport for onward
Tour Package Price:
Departure: Daily with minimum
of two tour members
Package Price includes:
- First class train between Tokyo and Kyoto
- Round trip transfer by shuttle bus with guide assistance
- Deluxe hotel accomdoation standard double occupancy
- Two lunches (L)
- English guided tour and visits & admissions
with air-conditioned motorcoaches
- Applicable hotel taxes
International airfare: Sample
round trip airfare from West Coast USA by United Airlines
coach class from US$ 780.
* This is a sample itinerary. It can be customized
to meet your interest and schedule.