Tokyo, Mount Fuji & Hakone, Kyoto, Hiroshima, Osaka
• Mirai Kan • Palette Town • Toyota Mega Web • Guided Orientation Tour • Edo Tokyo Museum • Sensoji Temple Asakusa • Nakamise Dori • Sumida River Cruise • Hama-Rikyu • Tokyo Tower • Imperial Palace • Shibuya Crossing • Free time a Harajuku
Mount Fuji & Hakone
Cruise on Lake Ashi
Owakudani Ropeway (weather permitting)
Oshino Hakkai Village
Mount Fuji Visitor Centre and 5th Station (weather permitting)
• Kiyomizu Dera Temple • Kinkakuji • Nishijin Textile Mills – Kimono Show • Nijo Castle
• Bullet Train ride from Kyoto to Hiroshima • Peace Memorial Park • Hiroshima Museum • Atomic Dome • Shukkeien Landscape Garden
• Himeji Castle • Osaka Castle • Umeda Sky Building
Osaka - Visit the Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan as an optional (time permitting)
Day 1: Begin Your Tour • Arrive Into Tokyo • Rainbow Bridge drive by • Visit Palette Town Mall along with Toyota Mega Web •Visit MiraiKan
We begin our tour of Japan by arriving at Tokyo airport. Tokyo is Japan's iconic capital and one of the world's most populous metropolis.
After the customary immigration clearance at the airport, you are warmly received by our EBIXCASH Travel & Holidays representative. It will be good idea to freshen up at the Airport itself as we will be having a long day ahead and will check in at the Hotel only in the evening hours.
Our first stop today will be Odaiba en-route to Tokyo City.
We get an opportunity to marvel at the technological achievements of Japan by visiting a series of exiting attractions.
Here we proceed for an early lunch followed by free time at Pallet Town Mall . Here we also visit the Toyota Mega Web – where we get to experience Totyota's next generation technologies. The trip to Odaiba is completed later by a visit to Mirai Kan – The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
We drive into Tokyo through the magnificent Rainbow Bridge. Later check in to your hotel. (Check in Time in Japan is 1600Hrs).
Evening we take you to view the lights of Tokyo at Shibuya, Visit the Shibuya Crossing. Followed by Dinner. Later enjoy free time at the Harajuku area. Harajuku is a hub of High Fashion, Retail and Dining, If you have not seen Harajuku you have not seen the melting pot of Japanese Subculture.Overnight in Tokyo. (L, D)
Note: Standard Check In time in Japan is at 1600 Hrs
This will be a hectic day so please rest well on your flight to Tokyo and Check-In to your Hotel will only be in the evening hours after sightseeing & Early Dinner on Day 01.
Day 2: Guided Orientation Tour of Tokyo •Edo Museum • Asakusa Kannon Temple • Sumida River Cruise • Hama-Rikyu • Tokyo Tower •Shibuya Crossing • Harajuku
Today we proceed for a Guided Orientation Tour of Tokyo.
We begin our journey in Central Tokyo, Our First Stop is the famed Edo Tokyo Museum which showcases the history & culture of Edo Tokyo thus this is a wonderful way of initiating your tour in Tokyo. Later we proceed to the famed Asakusa Kannon Temple, one of Tokyo's most colourful and popular temples and browse for souvenirs at Nakamise Shopping Street. Relax on a Sumida River Cruise before arriving at Hama-Rikyu, a beautiful landscape garden in central Tokyo. Later enjoy a Guided orientation tour of one of the world's largest cities. We proceed for a Brunch (Early Lunch ). Later we visit the Tokyo Tower (Main Deck), Tokyo's famous landmark for a panoramic view of the capital city of Japan which is the political, economical and cultural heart of the nation. We proceed for a Photo Stop at Imperial Palace. Overnight in Tokyo (B, L, D)
Day 3: Onto Hamamatsu • Enroute Mt Fuji • Cruise on Lake Ashi • Owakudani Ropeway • Visit Mount Fuji 05th Station
Today morning after breakfast proceed for a day trip to Hakone. Before taking a cruise on Lake Ashi and savour the numerous delights of nature. We take the Owakudani Ropeway (Whether Permitting - If not operating Gotemba Peace Park will be offered as an alternate) followed by Oshino Hakkai Village to capture a breathtaking view of Mount Fuji. Continue your tour with a visit to the Mount Fuji 5th Station and proceed to Hamamatsu. Overnight in Hamamatsu. (B, L, D )
Today after breakfast we proceed to Kyoto by coach, enjoy the city tour of Kyoto where we visit Nijo Castle, the Kyoto residence of the Tokugawa Shogunate and is designated a UNESCO world heritage site. It is then on to Kinkakuji, commonly known as the Golden Pavilion. Also visit the Nishijin Textile mills (time permitting). Later spend some time at the Gion area of Kyoto. Overnight in Kyoto Area. (B, L, D )
Day 5: Onto Hiroshima • Visit Kiyomizu-dera Temple • Otowa Waterfall • Peace Memorial Park • Atomic Dome • Hiroshima Museum • Shukkeien LandscapeGarden
This morning, visit the UNESCO World Heritage Kiyomizu-dera Temple and drink to your fortune from the streams of the Otowa Waterfall. Next, travel to Hiroshima by Shinkansen (Bullet Train). On arrival begin your sightseeing tour of this important historical city features the Peace Memorial Park, which commemorates the victims of the atomic bomb. Visit Atomic Dome & Hiroshima Museum. Also visit the Shukkeien Landscape Garden, which dates back to 1620. Overnight in Hiroshima. (B, L, D )
Day 6: Onto Osaka • Himeji Castle • Umeda Sky Building with Floating Garden Observatory
Today after breakfast proceed to Osaka by coach. Enroute, visit Himeji Castle. Later enjoy panoramic views of Osaka from Umeda Sky Building with Floatig Garden Observatory. Overnight in Osaka Area (B, L, D)
Opional : Visit the Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan as an optional (time permitting).
Day 7: In Osaka • Nara Deer Park • Todaiji Temple • Kasuga Shrine • Osaka Castle
Today drive to Nara, the first capital of Japan, visit Todaiji Temple, one of Japan's most famous temples, with its Great Buddha Hall housing the world's largest bronze statue of the Buddha Vairocana. Also visit Kasuga Shrine. Walk through Nara Deer Park which has hundreds of deer. Considered messengers of the gods in Shinto, Nara's deer have become a symbol of the city and have been designated a National Treasure. Proceed to Osaka and visit Osaka Castle. Later, get dropped at Namba area for shopping. Overnight in Osaka Area. (B, L, D )
Day 8: Homeward Bound
Today after breakfast, we set out for the airport to board our departure flight.
We part ways with Happy Memories of your tour. We Thank You! sincerely for choosing to join this tour and we hope to see you soon joining the EbixCash Family for many more such exiting Journeys in the future. (B )
THE TOUR CONDITIONS
Tour price includes:
Cost of your round trip economy class airfare.
Airline / Airport taxes valid for the duration of the tour.
Accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar.
Cost of your visa valid for the duration of the tour.
Services of EbixCash Travel & Holidays Tour Manager or Local Representative or Local Guide.
Meals, coach transfers, entrance fees, excursions, sightseeing and surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.
Cost of your Overseas Travel Insurance valid for passengers upto 60 years of age.
Tour price excludes:
Optional and Add -On excursions unless mentioned otherwise.
Cost of US $ 2,50,000 granted by the Reserve Bank of India under the Liberalised Remittance Scheme.
Any increase in airfare / taxes / routing charged by the airline for ticket (presently calculated on 01 Jan 2020).
Airline and Hotel surcharges (if applicable) during High / Festive season to be paid extra per person.
Cost of extension of validity of your air ticket.
Medical test and premium cost of insurance valid for passengers above 60 years of age.
Porterage at hotels, airports, laundry, wines, mineral water, telephone charges, items of personal nature, food and drinks not forming part of the touring group's menu.
Anything not specifically mentioned in "What Your Tour Price Includes" box.
Baggage handling fee charge by the operating airline for the excess check in baggage
Any increase in rate of EUR (presently calculated at 1 EUR = INR 80) leading to an increase in Tour cost coming into effect prior to departure. However the rate prevailing on given day of payment will apply.