Japan Essential 10 Days
Intro: This program is best for travelers who would like to see the essentials in major cities of Japan. You will have the opportunity to stay at a Ryokan (Japanese Traditional Inn), which includes full-course Japanese dinner. An English-speaking guide will accompany you on this program.
Day1 Tokyo Arrive at Narita International Airport, Transfer to Hotel in Tokyo on your own.
Day2 Tokyo Private guided sightseeing in Tokyo. Locations will include: Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, Meiji Shrine, Harajuku, Imperial Palace Plaza, Asakusa Kannon Temple and more
Day3 Tokyo Free day
Day4 Tokyo→Kamakura→Hakone Private guided sightseeing tour of Kamakura & Hakone. Locations will include: Kotokuin Temple with Great Buddha, Hase Kannon Temple and Pleasure Boat at Lake Ashi
Day5 Hakone→Okayama→Hiroshima Transfer to Odawara Station with your Guide by public transport. Travel to Okayama by Bullet Train. Upon your arrival, begin a short-sightseeing in Okayama with your Guide. Then, transfer to Hiroshima my Bullet Train again with your guide.
Day6 Hiroshima→Miyajima→Kyoto Private guided sightseeing in Hiroshima and Miyajima. Locations will include: Peace Memorial Park & Museum, Atomic Bomb Dome and Itsukushima Shrine. After the tour, you will transfer to Kyoto by Bullet train with your guide.
Day7 Kyoto Private guided sightseeing in Kyoto. Locations will include: Kinkakuji Temple, Ryoanji Temple, Nijo Castle, strolling Nishiki Market and Gion Area
Day8 Kyoto Free day
Day9 Kyoto→Nara→Osaka Private guided sightseeing tour of NAra and Osaka. Locations will include: Todaiji Temple, Kasuga Grand Shrine and Namba District
Day10 Osaka→Fly back home Transfer to Kansai International Airport (KIX) on your own.
Hotel: Tokyo (3 Nights), Hakone Ryokan (1 Night), Hiroshima (1 Night), Kyoto (3 Nights), Osaka (1 Night)
Guide: English-speaking guide on Day 2, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 9
Train: Bullet Train from Tokyo to Kyoto on Day 4
Transport: Public transport system, such as local train, metro and public bus.
Meals: 9 breakfasts at the hotels, 1 dinner at Ryokan
Luggage Delivery: From Tokyo to Kyoto (1 Piece per person), 2 night delivery. From Kyoto to Osaka (1 Piece per person) with same day delivery.
Porter service at airports and hotels