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Cultural Treasures of Japan

 

Summary:

Immerse yourself in the ancient and modern cultures of Japan. Learn the art of the tea ceremony, and stand before the famous Senso-ji Buddhist temple. Tour Matsumoto Castle, known as the “Crow Castle” for its black exterior. Taste legendary Hida beef and ...

Duration
14 Days
Cities
5
Next Departure
17-May-2021
Starting at
USD 4,699.00
Price per day
USD 336.00

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Summary

Immerse yourself in the ancient and modern cultures of Japan. Learn the art of the tea ceremony, and stand before the famous Senso-ji Buddhist temple. Tour Matsumoto Castle, known as the “Crow Castle” for its black exterior. Taste legendary Hida beef and sip sake at a local brewery. Delve into Kyoto, the marvelous cultural capital of Japan. Absorb the beauty of the Golden Pavilion and the majesty of Nijo Castle. Board the Shinkansen “bullet” train to travel to Hiroshima to visit Shrine Island and the Peace Memorial Museum. Japan slowly draws you into its eclectic culture and charm, revealing incredible moments every step of the way.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Overnight Flight
Day 2.
Tokyo, Japan - Tour Begins
Day 3.
Tokyo
Day 4.
Tokyo
Day 5.
Tokyo - Hakone
Day 6.
Hakone - Matsumoto - Takayama
Day 7.
Takayama
Day 8.
Takayama - Shirakawa-Go - Kanazawa
Day 9.
Kanazawa
Day 10.
Kanazawa - Kyoto
Day 11.
Kyoto - Bullet Train - Hiroshima - Kyoto
Day 12.
Kyoto
Day 13.
Kyoto
Day 14.
Kyoto - Tour Ends

Visited cities (5): Hakone, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Takayama, Tokyo

 

Remarks

Highlights

Attraction

  • Asakusa and Ginza
  • Tea Ceremony
  • Tea Ceremony
  • Lake Ashi Cruise
  • Sake Tasting and Hida Beef Dinner
  • Bullet Train

City

  • Tokyo
  • Hakone
  • Hakone
  • Matsumoto
  • Takayama
  • Shirakawa-go
  • Kanazawa
  • Kyoto
  • Hiroshima

Included in Price

Culinary

  • Enjoy a sake tasting at a local sake brewery followed by a Hida beef dinner.
  • Experience a traditional kaiseki dinner with geisha show in Kyoto.
  • Participate in a sushi-making class.

Experience

  • Try your hand at the centuries-old art of the Japanese tea ceremony, gold leaf decorating and stenciling.
  • Travel by the famous Shinkansen bullet train.
  • Explore the famous Ginza District, the first Western-style shopping district in Japan where modern and history blends.

Travel Package

DescriptionComing from Going to
Tour Tokyo Kyoto

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

  

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