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Epic Japan Sake and Street food tour

11 nights from £1,799pp

Offer highlights

This super-affordable 11-day introduction into the Land of the Rising Sun is perfect for those who want to get a taste of Japan!

·        Epic Japan: Sake & Street food

·        9 nights Hostel, 1-night Traditional Inn

·        Tour trips are accompanied by one of our Chief Experience Officers (CEO) throughout

·        Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels

·        18 -to-thirtysomethings

·        8th Dec 2019

·        1 night post tour hotel stay

·        Return flights from London

What's included

·        Your welcome moment: meet your CEO and group

·        Your discover moment: Kyoto

·        Orientation walks in Tokyo and Takayama

·        Overnight stay in a traditional inn

·        Miyajima Island visit

·        Free time in each destination

·        Japan Rail pass (7days)

·        All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Itinerary

Day 1 Tokyo

Arrive at any time.

Exclusive Inclusions:

Your Welcome Moment Meet Your CEO and Group

 

Day 2 Tokyo

Get your bearings with an orientation walk before enjoying free time to explore buzzing Tokyo. Opt to check out Yoyogi Park, Asakusa shrine, quirky Harajuku, Shibuya Crossing, or explore the city's myriad shops and cafés.

 

Day 3 Tokyo/Takayama

Travel to picturesque Takayama and take in the quaint streets of the old town – lined with sake breweries and craft shops – on a CEO-led orientation walk. Enjoy the rest of the day to explore the area. In the evening, kick back and relax in a traditional inn – complete with tatami floors and Japanese futons.

 

Day 4 Takayama/Kyoto

Board a train to Japan's imperial capital. Arrive in Kyoto and spend the rest of the day discovering this historic city. In the evening, opt to pick up a local brew and chill out riverside or check out one of Kyoto's many bars.

 

Day 5 Kyoto

Explore this culturally rich city with a free day. Opt to visit some of Kyoto's beautiful temples, participate in a tea ceremony, or take a calligraphy class.

Exclusive Inclusions:

Your Discover Moment

 

Day 6 Kyoto

Explore this culturally rich city with a free day. Opt to visit some of Kyoto's beautiful temples, participate in a tea ceremony, or take a calligraphy class.

Exclusive Inclusions:

Your Discover Moment

 

Day 7 Kyoto/Hiroshima

Travel to Hiroshima and opt to visit the Peace Park and Museum to learn more about the tragic history of this city.

 

Day 8 Hiroshima

Take a ferry to the sacred island of Miyajima to see the famous floating torii gate and meet the friendly local deer. Opt to go for an easy hike around Mt Misen and

be sure to sample some oysters – a regional specialty.

 

Day 9 Hiroshima/Osaka

Board a train to Osaka, one of Japan's culinary capitals. Enjoy free time in this diverse city. Don't miss the chance to try takoyaki, one of the city's best-loved street foods.

 

Day 10 Osaka

Get out and explore the city. Opt to tour a ramen museum, visit the Osaka castle, or browse Umeda's many shops. Be sure to experience Osaka's buzzing nightlife on a final night out with the group.

 

Day 11 Osaka

Depart at any time. We highly recommend booking post-accommodation to fully experience this vibrant city.

 

 

What to expect

This super-affordable 11-day introduction into the Land of the Rising Sun is perfect for those who want to get a taste of Japan! Travel by train to introduce yourself into the Tokyo nightlife, the famous geisha district of Kyoto, and the iconic floating torii gate of Miyajami. Experience the country’s traditions and cutting-edge modernity with lots of free time.  With time to take in the quaint streets of the old town in Takayama, and options to hike around Mt Misen or tour a ramen museum, you’ll get to discover Japan with a group of like-minded adventurers and never want to come home.

When can I go?

This offer is based on 2 adults departing on 8th December 2019, flying from London. For alternative dates and airports, please speak to your Personal Travel Consultant.

 

Ready to book your Japan adventure? Get in touch with your Personal Travel Consultant today!

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