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Tour Overview

Japan harmoniously combines ancient tradition with modernization, creating a unique cultural blend. The country is home to numerous enchanting cities that are truly worth experiencing, and Tokyo stands out among them.

This Japan tour package offers the opportunity to delve into Tokyo's renowned landmarks while also venturing to the iconic Mt. Fuji and the captivating Nikko region. You will visit iconic landmarks such as the Meiji Shrine and the Senso-Ji Temple. Experience the majestic beauty of Mt. Fuji and serene Lake Kawaguchi. Immerse yourself in the rich history of Nikko, exploring Toshogu Shrine and Rinno-Ji Temple. This trip offers a perfect blend of traditional heritage and modern delights.

Highlights of this tour:

  • Experience the tranquility of the Meiji Shrine and the vibrant energy of Nakamise Shopping Street in Tokyo, immersing yourself in the city's contrasting charms.
  • Stand in awe at Mt. Fuji's 5th Station and capture breathtaking panoramas from the summit or on a serene cruise on Lake Kawaguchi.
  • Indulge in the art and rituals of a traditional tea ceremony, savoring the elegance and serenity of this quintessential Japanese experience.
  • Explore the rich history of Nikko through visits to the magnificent Toshogu Shrine and the serene Rinno-Ji Temple, surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Upon your arrival at the airport, your guide and driver will be waiting for you. They will assist you in boarding the airport shuttle bus to your hotel in Tokyo (please note that the price of the shuttle bus is not included, and you will need to pay the fees on the spot).

    Once you have checked in at your hotel, the remainder of the day is free for you to explore the vibrant city of Tokyo at your own pace.

    Accommodation: in Tokyo

  2. Japan boasts a renowned public transportation system that it takes great pride in. After a delicious breakfast, your guide will accompany you on a city exploration of Tokyo by bus or subway.

    You will start by visiting the iconic Meiji Shrine, a serene and beautiful Shinto shrine nestled in a peaceful forest. Next, you will proceed to the East Gardens of the Imperial Palace, where you can admire the stunning gardens and learn about the history of the Japanese royal family.

    Japan Meiji Shrine
    Meiji Shrine

    Afterwards, you will visit Senso-Ji Temple, Tokyo's oldest and most significant Buddhist temple, located in the vibrant Asakusa district. Take a stroll along Nakamise Shopping Street, a bustling market street lined with traditional shops and food stalls. To conclude the day, you will have the opportunity to participate in a traditional tea ceremony, where you can experience the art and rituals of Japanese tea preparation.

    Accommodation: in Tokyo

    Japan Tea Ceremony
    Experience the art and rituals of Japanese tea preparation

  3. Today, you will embark on a scenic drive of approximately three hours to reach Mt. Fuji. Upon arrival, you will visit the famous Mt. Fuji 5th Station, where you can take in breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes and the majestic mountain itself.

    Japan Mt. Fuji 5th Station
    Mt. Fuji 5th Station

    Afterwards, you have a choice between two activities: you can either take a cruise on Lake Kawaguchi, enjoying the tranquil waters and picturesque scenery, or you can opt to ride the Kachi Kachi Ropeway, which will take you to the top of Mt. Fuji for a panoramic view that will leave you in awe.

    Later in the day, you will visit the historic village of Iyashi no Sato, where you can explore traditional thatched-roof houses and immerse yourself in the local culture. At the end of the day, your guide will escort you back to Tokyo.

    Accommodation: in Tokyo

  4. Today, you will embark on a full-day exploration of Nikko, located approximately two hours away from Tokyo by car. Upon arrival, you will visit the famous Nikko Toshogu Shrine, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a stunning example of Japanese architecture and craftsmanship. You will also have the opportunity to explore Rinno-Ji Temple, an important Buddhist temple complex known for its tranquil atmosphere and beautiful gardens. Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural heritage of Nikko as you discover its fascinating landmarks and surroundings.

    Japan Nikko Toshogu Shrine
    Nikko Toshogu Shrine

    In the afternoon, pass by Lake Chuzenji and admire the Kegon Falls with a height of about 97 meters and water from many cracks between the mountain and the lava flows. After the tour, you will be transferred back to Tokyo.

    Accommodation: in Tokyo

  5. After enjoying some free time to relax or explore Tokyo on your own, your guide will accompany you to the airport for your onward journey home or to your next destination. We hope you had a memorable time exploring Tokyo, Mt. Fuji, and Nikko, and we look forward to welcoming you back for another incredible travel experience in the future.

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Tour Price Per Person

The price varies depending on the activity, number of people, travel date, and selected hotel. Please contact us for a specific price.

Price Includes

  • 4 nights' accommodation in well-selected hotels with daily breakfasts;
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle with licensed drivers;
  • Excellent local English-speaking tour guides services as mentioned in the itinerary;
  • Entrance tickets as mentioned in the itinerary;
  • 1 bottle of mineral water per person per day.

Price Excludes

  • International air tickets (Could be assisted).
  • Visa handling fee, visa stamp fee.
  • Any optional activities inside the attractions.
  • Any personal expenses.
  • Tipping for guide, driver, bell boy, etc.
  • Services not stated in the itinerary.

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