Mount Fuji, and the bullet train
Mount Fuji, and the bullet train
Kyoto's Kiyomizu Temple (left), and Enryakuji Temple (right)
Kyoto's Kiyomizu Temple (left), and Enryakuji Temple (right)
Deer in Nara Park
Deer in Nara Park

Japan Explorer

Mixed Board Basis 6 nights from €3,399 per person Including Flights


A country offering everything a true traveller could wish for, Japan will awaken your senses. From vibrant cities with futuristic skyscrapers, to ancient temples and shrines nestled into luscious gardens or snow-topped mountain peaks. Prepare to be enthralled as you embark on a 7 day self-guided tour which will immerse you in all this incredible nation has to offer. You will explore vast World Heritage Sites and sacred shrines, experience wildlife and nature like never before, and you’ll be in awe at the blissful vistas that surround you on this wonderful adventure (DA).


  • Full guided tour of Tokyo’s highlights with a cruise along the Sumida River
  • Delight in the unforgettable views and adventures of a Mount Fuji tour
  • Experience the high speeds of the world-famous bullet train
  • Explore the wonders and sights of Kyoto, the past capital city of Japan
  • Visit a number of incredible temples, shrines and World Heritage Sites
Whats included?
  • Flights & taxes
  • Accommodation
  • Transfers
  • Checked baggage
  • CAR licensed & bonded
  • In resort assistance & 24 hour contact centre
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Day 1

Arrive in Tokyo

Upon arrival at Narita Airport, you will meet your driver in the arrivals hall who will assist you with your shared transfer to your hotel in Tokyo, taking around 60 to 90 minutes). After check-in, the rest of the day is at leisure.

Overnight: Shiba Park (Annex Room)

Day 2

Tokyo Full Day Coach Tour

Your day will be spent exploring Tokyo City with a guided coach tour. You will start by visiting the regal Imperial Palace and Nijubashi Bridge and take a short stroll around. Next you will head to Tsukiji Outer Market for a glimpse into the daily culinary lives of Tokyo citizens. Wander down the colourful Nakamise walkway leading to Sensoji Temple – Tokyo’s oldest and most famous Buddhist temple.

After lunch board a boat for a 40-minute cruise along the Sumida River to the new Toyosu Market, a new wholesale area after it was moved from Tsukiji. Finish your tour with a visit to the teamLab Borderless, otherwise known as the Mori Digital Art Museum.

Please note that the schedule of the Sumida River Boat alters during cherry blossom season (mid-March-early April) and congestion is expected. The Sumida River Boat may be switched to cherry blossom viewing at Sumida Park. Please also note that The Mori Digital Art Museum is extremely popular with long wait of an hour or more to enter. It is highly advised to bring appropriate clothing for the heat or cold depending upon the season. The Museum is closed on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month so on these days you will be taken to teamLab Planets instead.

Breakfast and Lunch are included.

Overnight: Shiba Park (Annex Room)

Day 3

Hakone – Mount Fuji Coach Tour

Today you will embark on a full-day 11-hour shared motor coach tour. Leaving from Tokyo, you will take a stop at the Fuji Visitor Centre, followed by a trip up to Mt. Fuji’s fifth station reaching an elevation of 2,300 metres. You will then take a cruise along the pristine waters of Lake Ashi, and a ride on the Komagatake Ropeway, treating you to panoramic views of Hakone National Park.

Breakfast and Lunch are included.

Overnight: Shiba Park (Annex Room)

Day 4


Your day will start with a ride on the world-famous bullet train to Kyoto. Capable of reaching speeds of 185mph, it should take around 2 and a half hours.
The rest of your day is free to explore the streets of Japan’s former capital city.

Breakfast included.

Overnight: The Royal Park Hotel Kyoto Sanjo (Comfort Single/Standard Twin Room)

Day 5

Coach Tour of Kyoto

Enjoy a full-day 8-hour coach tour of Kyoto, Japan’s capital from 794-1868. The tour will start with a visit to Nijo Castle, renowned for its beautiful gardens, and the Golden Pavilion which houses sacred relics of Buddha. You’ll then walk through Kyoto Imperial Palace and watch traditional Japanese artisans in the Kyoto Handicraft Centre. Visit the Heian Jingu Shrine and then head to the Sanjusangendo Temple, followed by the Kiyomizudera Temple for a sweeping view of the city.

Breakfast and Lunch are included.

Overnight: The Royal Park Hotel Kyoto Sanjo (Comfort Single/Standard Twin Room)

Day 6


Today is free to explore Kyoto at your leisure. You may want to take part in an optional Nara Guided Afternoon Tour – You will visit two World Heritage Sites – Todai-ji Temple and Kasuga Taisha Shrine. You will then get the rare opportunity to see wild deer up close whilst walking through the Nara Park before returning to Kyoto.

Breakfast included.

Overnight: The Royal Park Hotel Kyoto Sanjo (Comfort Single/Standard Twin Room)

Day 7

Depart Kyoto

Your day is at leisure until your shared transfer to KIX or ITM airport.

Breakfast included.

  • International flights
  • 6 nights of hotel accommodation
  • 6 breakfasts, 3 lunches
  • Airport transfers (shared)
  • Tours and shared transfers including entry fees as on day 2, 3 and 5
  • Train ticket for Tokyo – Kyoto, Ordinary Class, reserved seat

What’s Not Included

  • Meals other than specified as included
  • Travel insurance or personal expenses
  • Entrance / Transport fees for any extra sightseeing or optional activities

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