Day 1 Arrival at Tokyo International Airport
Welcome to Tokyo
On arrival at Tokyo International Airport you will be met by our local representative and you will be transferred to the hotel.
Day is free, for you to explore the city at your own pace.
Overnight in Tokyo.
Day 2 Tokyo
Breakfast at the hotel. The driver will pick you up in the hotel for a full Grand Day Tour
This comprehensive full day tour of Tokyo includes visits to the Meiji Shrine, Tokyo Tower and the Sumida River Cruise. You will first visit the Tokyo Tower, where you can enjoy a panoramic view of Tokyo from the observation platform. Next is the Meiji Shrine, the finest example of Japanese shrine architecture. Then driving through the Akasaka Guest House. The Akasaka Guest House is a magnificent western-style palace built in the baroque style. Next drive by the Japanese Capitol, dominated by a massive tower and visit the Imperial Palace East Garden. Here you can enjoy a pleasant walk through the garden as a place of historical interest and scenic beauty. We drive through the shopping district of Ginza. You will enjoy Japanese style lunch (only included in the tour if lunch option is selected at time of booking). We continue to Hamarikyu garden which is a typical Daimyo (Japanese feudal lord) garden in the Edo period with a tidal pond. Next enjoy a 30 minutes boat ride on the Sumida River. After the cruise, you have a chance to see Ninja and Samurai performances at the pier. At the end of tour, visiting the Asakusa Kannon Temple and walking down the brightly lit Nakamise shopping street, then we drive through Kappabashi area where restaurant supplies and wax food samples are sold, and Ueno and Akihabara.
Day 3 Tokyo
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will leave the city life and depart for Mt.Fuji and Hakone. This must-do Mount Fuji and Hakone tour offers some of Japan's most spectacular scenery from the ocean to the mountains of Owakudani. 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. If you choose the tour with lunch, please select the lunch option at time of booking, you will enjoy a western style lunch. 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. We then return to Tokyo by bullet train. The tour disbands at Tokyo station.
Day 4 Tokyo
Breakfast at the hotel. The day is free to explore the city of Tokyo. Tokyo, Japan’s busy capital, mixes the ultramodern and the traditional, from neon-lit skyscrapers to historic temples. The opulent Meiji Shinto Shrine is known for its towering gate and surrounding woods. The Imperial Palace sits amid large public gardens. The city's many museums offer exhibits ranging from classical art (in the Tokyo National Museum) to a reconstructed kabuki theater
There are a variety of OPTIONAL TOURS that you can choose from.
Optional tours you can book with us
Full day tour to Nikko featuring the Toshogu Shrine and the beauty of nature. The tour starts with a drive through the scenic countryside to Nikko. The first visit will be Toshogu Shrine, the mausoleum of the first Tokugawa Shogun, a gorgeous complex of colourful structures, showcasing the ability of Japan's 17th-century artisans. It features Five-Story Pagoda, Niomon Gate, 3 Monkeys, Yomeimon Gate and Main Sacred Hall. After lunch, Visit Lake Chuzenji, and Kegon Falls. The falls divide into upper and lower levels. The upper level is 25 metres high, and lower level is 26 metres high. The total height is 75 metres. After enjoying the beautiful waterfall, return to Tokyo. The tour ends on arrival at Ginza or Shinjuku area.
Cost per person AED 650.00
Kamakura Full Day Private Tour
It is classic tour for you to visit few historic sites dotting the ancient city of Kamakura and enjoy the beautiful townscape the national trust has protected, with a well-informed private tour guide. Max 4 people per booking including adults and children can book this product. If over 4, this booking cannot be confirmed and please make more bookings.
In the morning, you will be picked up by your private guide from your hotel lobby and go to ancient city of Kamakura by public transportation. Kamakura, surrounded by hills and a long beach, is one of the Japan's most beautiful cities. In Kamakura, traditional culture such as Zen Buddhism and tea ceremony is in harmony with modern culture like fashionable cafes and sweets. The tour includes the visits to several Buddhist temples (Engakuji Temple, Meigetsu-in Temple, Hokokuji Temple, and Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine) in the town, which is highlight of Kamakura. You will find the quiet and serene atmosphere of these Zen Buddhism temples. You can also enjoy the Japanese Style Gardens built in the temples. There will be a chance to taste the authentic Japanese Green Tea, at one of the temple.
Cost per person AED 1,400.00
Panoramic Tokyo Day Tour and Tokyo Bay Cruise
Best bus tour covering all highlighted sightseeing spots of Tokyo and a short cruise in Tokyo Bay within same day. If it is your first time trip to Tokyo, this tour is highly recommended. Audio Guide in English, Chinese, Thai, French, Spanish, Italian upon request.
In this tour, you will have a chance to visit must-go sightseeing spots in Tokyo, such as Imperial Palace, Senso-ji Temple in Asakusa, Tsukiji Fish Market and Tokyo Bay Cruise. And the bus will drive around the city to show you different areas including: Kabuki-cho, National Diet Building, Akihabara, Ame-Yoko Market, Kappa-Bashi Shopping Arcade, Tokyo Tower, Shibuya with Pedestrian Crossing, Omote-Sando, Harajuku. Drive by Tokyo Sky Tree, Asahi Beer head quarter, Ryogoku Kokugikan, Bakuro-cho, Nihon-bashi dist. and bridge, Yaesu, Ginza and Kabuki-sa Theater.
Cost per person AED 500.00
Day 5 Tokyo-Kyoto
After breakfast checkout at your hotel and proceed to Tokyo station for your onward journet to Kyoto. Board one of the fastest trains in the world. The travel time will be around 2:00hours and 30minutes.
Arrive at Kyoto station and make you way to the hotel. Day is free to explore Kyoto on your own.
Overnight in Kyoto
Day 6 Kyoto
Breakfast at the hotel. Today enjoy this fantastic tour in Kyoto and Nara and visit such places as Nijo Castle, Todaiji temple, Kasuga Taisha Shrine. From Osaka station you will take local train to Kyoto station (non-reserved seat) with an assistant. In Kyoto, your first visit will be Nijo Castle, Tokugawa Shogun's Family Palace, famous for the contrast of its solemn appearance and gorgeous interiors. Then you will visit Kinkaku-ji Temple, one of the sacred sites of Japan. Afterwards visit Kyoto Imperial Palace which is the former residence of the Imperial Family. Before visiting Nara, enjoy shopping and lunch. In Nara visit Todaiji Temple, the world's largest wooden building, which houses a colossal image of Buddha. After spending some time at Nara Park, where more than 1000 deer roam freely, continue to the amazing vermilion-hued Kasuga Shrine with its thousands of lanterns. As a final visit, we will stop at Nara Nagomikan souvenir shop. You will return to Osaka on board a Kintetsu railways train from Kintetsu-Nara station (non-reserved seat). The tour disbands at Osaka Namba Station.
Day 7 Kyoto
After breakfast day is free to unwind in the hotel or roam around the natural beauty of Kyoto or an optional sightseeing tour to one of the unforgettable city in Japan during the World War II.
Hiroshima and Miyajima Excursion
One day excursion tour to Hiroshima by Shinkansen bullet train with visits world heritage sites including Itsukushima shrine in Miyajima island, the Atomic bomb dome and the Peace Memorial Museum in central Hiroshima. The tour will take you to Hiroshima by the fastest transfer Shinkansen bullet train. 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. After a transfer by Shinkansen, the tour disbands at Shin-Osaka station.
Cost per person AED 1,550.00
Day 8 Kyoto /End of trip
After breakfast. The day is free until checkout time. The driver will pick you up and drop you to the airport for your onward flight.
AED 7490/- Per person, Prices are based on twin sharing.
Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights.
Destinations: Narita, Tokyo, Kyoto.
The rates are subject to availability at the time of booking request. In the event if there are rate changes due to increase in Govt taxes, or hotel charges a surcharge, or BAR rates (Best available rates), we reserve the right to amend the rates without notice. The exchange rate is subject to change. Please ensure that you have secured the relevant visa / entry permits & valid passport. The best source of visa information is the embassy of the country itself.
If you are interested in going ahead with this booking, we would require deposits or payments as follows either in the form of cash or cheque:
Please ensure that the names given to us for reservations match the names in your passport, as hotels, sightseeing tour companies are very particular about name changes. Mismatched names may result in heavy amendment penalties. We strongly recommend travel insurance as part of your package – we have excellent rates with the world’s best companies – please let us know if you wish us to add this to your package.
Economy class airfare from Dubai /Narita / Osaka / Dubai
4 nights / 5 days accommodation in Tokyo based on double room occupancy
3 nights / 4 days accommodation in Kyoto based on double room occupancy.
Arrival transfer from Narita airport to hotel on private car.
Departure transfer from Kyoto hotel to Osaka airport on private car.
2nd class train ticket from Narita to Kyoto.
Full day sightseeing tours in Tokyo & Kyoto on seat in coach.
Full day tour to Mt. Fuji on seat in coach.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.
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