6 Day Scenic Japan Land Package
2016 6 Day Scenic Japan Land Package
Guaranteed daily arrival for a minimum party of 2
Land only price from CAD1500 per person based on twin sharing
Day 1 Arrive Tokyo
Meet and transfer to your hotel.
Overnight at Hotel Grand Palace or similar
Day 2 Tokyo
Ascend Tokyo Tower for a panoramic view from Japan’s second tallest structure. Tour Imperial Palace Plaza. Walk along a colorful promenade clamoring with traditional food stands and souvenir shops at Nakamise, leading up to Tokyo’s oldest and most significant Buddhist temple-Sensoji Temple, which has a history of over 1,300 years. Drive through Ueno. The tour will disband upon arrival at Akihabara or Tokyo station. Free afternoon.
Day 3 Tokyo – Mt Fuji – Hakone – Kyoto (L)
Coach ride to the Fuji Visitor Center. Learn about the historic eruptions, nature, and culture surrounding Japan’s most iconic mountain, Mt. Fuji. There are many videos and panel displays to interact with and enjoy. Start the ascent up Mt. Fuji via the Fuji Subaru Line. Climb 2,300 meters (7,546 ft) above sea level for breathtaking views from above the clouds. At the 5th Station of Mt Fuji. After lunch, go for a sightseeing cruise on Lake Ashi. The crater lake was born from a powerful volcanic eruption nearly 3,000 years ago and provides postcard views of Mt. Fuji from various angles. Spend a total of 50 minutes including a 7-minute cableway ride up to the peak of Mt. Komagatake from Hakone-en. In the afternoon travel to Kyoto via Shinkansen( bullet train). Transfer to hotel.
Overnight at Karasuma Kyoto Hotel or similar
Day 4 Kyoto – Nara – Kyoto (L)
Visit Kinkakuji Temple (a UNESCO World Heritage Site, also known as the Golden Pavilion). The wooden architecture is covered in thin layers of pure gold and is surrounded by a beautiful lake. Continue to Nijo Castle another UNESCO World Heritage Site. Nijo Castle completed in 1626, which was built to provide lodging for Tokugawa Shogun and as a palladium for Kyoto Imperial Palace. After lunch, coach to Nara. Visit Nara Park and Todaiji Temple. ( UNESCO World Heritage Site) This is the symbol of the Nara Period and one of the world’s largest wooden structure. Its huge main hall and bronze Great Buddha are impressive to behold. Tour Kasuga Taisha Shrine, this Nara Period shrine is designated as a World Heritage Site. The deer of Nara Park are thought to be the shrine messengers. Enjoy yourself and look for the perfect souvenir at Nara Nagomikan .Return to Kyoto for overnight.
Day 5 Kyoto
Free day at leisure
Day 6 Kyoto – Osaka Kansai Airport
Free at leisure until transfer to Osaka Kansai airport for departure