Japan is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. It is a unique blend of traditional and modern with many temples and buildings from the past co-existing with modern achievements in architecture and technology. Almost all of the historical sites are still used for their original purposes while remaining open to the public. The natural beauty of Japan can be seen all year. In addition, Japan has one of the world’s lowest crime rates which makes it ideal for travelers.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Tokyo
On arrival in Tokyo you will be met and transferred to your hotel for four nights (check in is available after 2 pm). The rest of the day is yours to relax.
Day 2: Tokyo Sightseeing
After breakfast, begin this morning’s sightseeing tour. Highlights of the tour include visits to the Toyko Tower, Akusa Kannon Temple, Nakamise Shopping Arcade. You will also drive through Akihabara and Ueno Park. The remainder of the day is at leisure.
Day 3: Tokyo City Tour
Today, enjoy a full-day excursion to Mount Fuji. Stop at the visitor center before embarking on a cruise on Lake Ashi. Afterward, take a cable-car ride (weather permitting) for panoramic views of spectacular Mount Fuji, Lake Ashi and the surrounding area.
Day 4: Full Day Leisure Tokyo
A full day at leisure to explore Tokyo
Day 5: Tokyo To Kyoto
A highlight of your tour is a journey on one of Japan’s famous bullet trains, bound for Kyoto. Reaching Kyoto, one of the most fascinating cities in Japan, the remainder of the day is free for you to relax or explore.
Travel from Tokyo to Kyoto
Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe, train
Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka
Day 6: Kyoto Sightseeing
Enjoy a tour of Kyoto, visiting many of the city’s temples, shrines, palaces and pagodas. A highlight of the day is a visit to extraordinary Nijo Castle, built in 1603 as the official residence of the Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu. You will also visit Kinkakuji, the Temple of the Gold Pavilion and the Imperial Palace.