Joyful Japan

Day 1 : ARRIVE TOKYO

Meals: on your own

Arrive Tokyo Airport, transfer to the Hotel & complete the check-in formalities (Standard check-in time applicable)

Spend rest of the day at leisure in this bustling city of Japan.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Tokyo


Day 2 : TOKYO

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

After breakfast, proceed for Panoramic Tokyo Tour (8 hrs)

Please meet your guide at your hotel lobby, the tour begins with a visit to Meiji Shrine, dedicated to Emperor Meiji, the first emperor of modern Japan before travelling past the National Diet Building to visit the Imperial Palace East Garden. Continue your exploration with a stroll through the many colourful stores lining the Nakamise walkway leading up to Sensoji Temple, Tokyo's oldest and most famous Buddhist temple. Driving by Ginza, looking over the beautiful Hamarikyu Garden, top it off with a cruise around Tokyo Bay before crossing the Rainbow Bridge to Odaiba, a futuristic waterfront city that has become one of Tokyo's most popular areas. The tour will end at Tokyo station.

Overnight at the Hotel in Tokyo


Day 3 : TOKYO

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

After breakfast, proceed for Full Day Tour to Mt. Fuji and Hakone  (11 hrs)

Enjoy the scenery of rural Japan during the drive to the Mount Fuji. You will have a panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean and grand mountains from an altitude of 8000 feet. You will take the double-wired sky gondola for a breath-taking view of the volcanic Hakone Mountains, arriving at Owakudani Valley (the Valley of Hell). Admire the view of steam escaping from the rugged mountains of Owakudani. Next, you will take a boat ride on the peaceful Lake Ashi. You can sit back and relax in the midst of the picturesque and serene natural beauty of the Crater Lake. We then return to Tokyo by bullet train. The tour ends at Tokyo station.

Overnight at the Hotel in Tokyo


Day 4 : TOKYO – KYOTO

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel

Proceed to Tokyo Train Station to board the Bullet Train for Kyoto

Arrive Kyoto Train Station, proceed to the Hotel

Spend rest of the day at leisure and explore this charming city on your own.

Overnight at the Hotel in Kyoto


Day 5 : KYOTO

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

After breakfast, proceed for Kyoto and Nara Excursion (10 hrs)

In Kyoto, your first visit will be Nijo Castle, Tokugawa Shogun's Family Palace, famous for the contrast of its solemn appearance and gorgeous interiors. Then you will visit Kinkakuji Temple, one of the sacred sites of Japan. Afterwards, it's on to Kyoto Imperial Palace which is the former residence of the Imperial Family. Before visiting Nara, you will enjoy shopping and lunch. In Nara, visit Todaiji Temple, the world's largest wooden building, which houses a colossal image of Buddha. After spending some time at Nara Park, where more than 1000 deers roam freely, tour continues to the amazing vermilion-hued Kasuga Taisha Shrine with its thousands of lanterns. Finally you will visit Nara Nagomikan souvenir shop.

Overnight at the Hotel in Kyoto


Day 6 : KYOTO – OSAKA

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel

Proceed to Kyoto Train Station to board the Bullet Train for Osaka

Arrive Osaka Train Station, proceed to the Hotel

Spend rest of the day at leisure

Overnight at the Hotel in Osaka


Day 7 : OSAKA

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

After breakfast, proceed for Osaka Full-Day Walking Tour with Osaka River Cruise

Get a closer look at some of Osaka’s top attractions on foot during a 6-hour guided walking tour that includes lunch and a scenic river cruise. It’s a great way to get an introduction to the history, culture and scenery of one of Japan’s largest cities. Proceed to the city’s Umeda Sky Building for a visit to its Floating Garden Observatory. This open-air viewing platform links the two towers of this sky-high landmark, offering panoramic views of the surrounding cityscape of Osaka, nearby Awaji Island and Mount Ikoma. After lunch continue the tour to visit Osaka Castle. This massive stone fortress, first constructed in 1583, contains a variety of historical artifacts from Osaka and the Toyotomi inside its imposing walls.  Head next to the river banks where you’ll board your vessel, the Aqua Liner, for a 1-hour cruise around the island of Nakanoshima. Admire fantastic views of several Osaka attractions from the water, including Osaka Castle, the Twin Towers and City Hall, which is situated on Nakanoshima Isle. Your tour ends at Osaka station where you can continue your Osaka exploration on your own or head back to your hotel.

Overnight at the Hotel in Osaka


Day 8 : OSAKA

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, day free to explore Osaka at your own pace

OPTIONAL ACTIVITY: Osaka: Universal Studios Japan Entry Ticket & Transportation

Transfer to Universal Studios Japan, and enter the theme park without delay with your pre-purchased day ticket. Enjoy the wide variety of attractions on offer including The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Universal Wonderland. The whole family will have fun on the rides and with movies and shows. Photo opportunities abound! At the end of the day transfer to your hotel in Osaka, a number of departure and return times are available to choose from.

Overnight at the selected hotel in Osaka


Day 9 : DEPART OSAKA

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel (Standard check-out time applicable)

Transfer to Osaka Airport to board the Flight for your onward destination


INCLUSIONS

  • 03 Nights Accommodation at Tokyo
  • 02 Nights Accommodation at Kyoto
  • 03 Nights Accommodation at Osaka
  • Daily Breakfast and meals as per itinerary
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers in Tokyo and Osaka
  • Panoramic Tokyo Tour
  • Mt. Fuji and Hakone
  • Tokyo to Kyoto Bullet Train
  • Kyoto and Nara Day Excursion
  • Kyoto to Osaka Bullet Train Ticket
  • Osaka Full-Day Walking Tour with Osaka River Cruise
  • All entances, sightseeing, as per itinenary with an English speaking guide
  • Tours & Transfers by Coach as per itinerary
  • Service Tax

OPTIONAL:

Osaka: Universal Studios Japan Entry Ticket &Transportation

Cost Per Adult: Rs.13,600/-

Exclusions:
  • Airfare & Airport taxes
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
  • High season surcharge if any
  • Porterage, tips, insurance and all the items of personal nature Anything not mentioned in the “tour includes” column
  • Early check in and late checkout charges in hotel.