True Japan Highlight Tour <8 days> (Customized Tour)
Join us on our True Japan Highlight Tour to discover nature, tradition, and modernity of this ancient yet contemporary country. This tour covers attractive spots from Tokyo, one of the world’s largest and leading cities to historical shrines and temples, and Mt. Fuji, Japan’s most famous and holy mountain. Within these eight days, you will travel around highly-recommended and must-see sites as well as two major and popular amusement parks – Tokyo Disney Land and Universal Studio Japan. In our Japanese style tatami-mat room, Japanese culture programs, such as casual kimono wearing and tea ceremony are available.
Our first-class local guides will heartily support you through the entire tour, so you won’t miss anything the first-time visitor to Japan should see.
Hotel stay only
Arrive in Japan by yourself.
Narita Airport Pick-up Service (5,500 JPY / person)
Hotel -> Meiji Jingu Shrine -> Harajuku, Omotesando, and Aoyama -> Shibuya -> Asakusa -> Water Bus -> Odaiba -> Hotel
Welcome to Tokyo! Your sightseeing tour with a local guide begins at Meiji Jingu shinto shrine. Experience a sacred world covered with a forest like an oasis in Tokyo. Afterward, walk along Japan's most stylish streets in Omotesando and Shibuya to enjoy browsing attractive shops. It may astonish you when you see thousands of people crossing the world's busiest “simultaneous pedestrian crosswalk (Shibuya crossing)” and find how it is organized. Your guide takes you on a historical walking tour in Asakusa which has the oldest temple in Tokyo. Hop on a water bus to visit Odaiba where there's time to explore this modern town and enjoy a birds-eye view of Tokyo Bay from the top of the ferris wheel.
Hotel -> Casual Kimono (Yukata) Wearing Lesson & Tea Ceremony, and Sushi Making & Sushi Party in Koishikawa Koryuan -> Shinjuku Gyoen Garden -> Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building Observatory -> Shinjuku Walk
Let’s experience casual kimono (Yukata) wearing and Japanese tea ceremony. In our Japanese style room, an instructor will teach you how to wear Yukata by yourself, and after that, a tea master will welcome you and let you in the world of Japanese art. For your lunch, your guide teaches you how to make sushi - hand-rolled one with fresh fish and ship-shaped one with salmon roe. Then enjoy walking tours in Shinjuku to step into one of the most bustling towns in Japan. Our Restaurant Reservation Service includes recommending popular restaurants in Shinjuku, booking for you, and taking you to the door. Advanced booking is required.
Meal(s): Breakfast, Sushi lunch
Hotel -> Highway bus at Shinjuku Station -> Mt. Fuji Fifth Station and Ochudo trekking -> Tozan bus -> Kawaguchiko Station -> Kubota Itchiku Art Museum -> Highway bus at Kawaguchiko Station -> Shinjuku Station -> Hotel
Discover one of the most attractive spots in Japan! Hop on a highway bus in Shinjuku and head for Mt. Fuji Fifth Station directly, and enjoy a breathtaking view from the highest mountain in Japan. After strolling Ochudo trail, take a bus to Lake Kawaguchi downtown. Retro Bus will be the main transportation there. If the weather allows, the lakeside will be a fantastic place where a stunning view of Mt. Fuji is waiting for you. At the next spot Kubota Itchiku Art Museum (※1), you will be amazed by a beautiful kimono display. Return to Tokyo by highway bus. Our experienced guide will assist you all the time during the program.
Hotel -> Highway bus at Shinjuku Station -> Kawaguchiko Station -> Fugaku Wind Cave -> Tenjosan Park Kachikachi-yama Ropeway -> Kubota Itchiku Art Museum and Lake Kawaguchi scenic walk -> Highway bus at Kawaguchiko Station -> Shinjuku Station -> Hotel
*When Kubota Itchiku Art Museum is closed, Kawaguchiko Forest Museum will be the facility to visit.
Hotel -> Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo Disneyland is, needless to say, one of the most famous and popular amusement parks in Japan where both young and old enjoy. It is the first Disneyland outside the U.S., and features seasonal fantastic decorations. On top of that, you are sure to enjoy a night parade and fireworks in the park.
Tokyo Sightseeing and Casual Kimono Wearing Lesson & Tea Ceremony (no additional fee) / You can choose either Tokyo Disneyland or Tokyo sightseeing tour.
Hotel -> Tokyo Station -> Kyoto -> Kitaoji -> Kinkakuji Temple, Nijo Castle, and Kiyomizu Temple -> Gion and Maruyama Park Walk
In this morning, leave Tokyo by a Shinkansen bullet train for the next destination in Kyoto, a well-known historical capital of Japan. Your local guide will meet you at Kyoto Station to take you to Kinkakuji Temple, Nijo Castle, and Kiyomizu Temple which are all designated as World Heritage sites. Walking tour from Kiyomizu Temple ends in Gion and Maruyama Park. Enjoy the festive atmosphere especially because sakura, cherry-blossom season is its best! Our Restaurant Reservation Service includes recommending popular restaurants in Gion, booking for you, and taking you to the door. Advanced booking is required.
Hotel -> Universal Studios Japan
Universal Studios Japan (USJ) was the first theme park under the Universal Studios brand to be built in Asia, and is the most-visited amusement park in Eastern Japan area. Once inside Universal Studios Japan, you will feel as if you were transported into the movie world! Entertain yourself on exciting rides. The parade in the evening is something not to be missed, too.
Kyoto Sightseeing and Toei Kyoto Studio Park (no additional fee) / You can choose either Universal Studios Japan or Kyoto sightseeing tour.
Hotel -> Osaka Castle -> Tenjimbashi Bridge Shopping Street
On your last day in Japan, visit Osaka Castle and spend time to enjoy shopping at Tenjimbashi Bridge Shopping Street. Afterwards in the afternoon, you may choose to stay in Osaka, join many other optional tours, or take a transfer service to the airport.
Samurai World ! "Himeji Castle" (13,000 JPY / person)
Koyasan & Mt. Koya Two-day Tour (70,000 JPY / person)
Airport Dropoff Service (Kansai Airport) (12,500 JPY / person)
Total Price = Basic Fee + Fee per Person * Number of Participants + Tax
*Professional local guide in Tokyo, Mt. Fuji, Kyoto, and Osaka
*7 nights and breakfasts at hotels (Room rates are based on double rooms at 3-star hotels/ryokan. Please contact us for the rate of single rooms.)
*1 Sushi lunch
*Public transportation, shinkansen bullet train, and water-bus
*Admission fee for 7 facilities, and 1Day Passes for Tokyo Disneyland and Universal Studios Japan
◆Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accident caused by disregard for the instructions.
◆Please advise us if you have any religious or health restrictions, allergies, or the case where you would like to request a special care for participants, including children. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to check the availability and share the information. Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
◆For this program, the minimum number of participants is 2. When you would like to take it by yourself, please email us at email@example.com to check an availability.Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
◆Our services are mainly offered in English. In addition, services in other languages, such as Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian are also available. In case you would like services in languages other than English, please inquire us at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. We will check an availability.
◆Please arrange your flight to arrive in Japan before the first day of the tour.
◆Please be advised that itinerary specifics are subject to change.
*Depending on weather conditions, the schedule of Mt. Fuji Visiting on Day 4 and Tokyo Sightseeing on Day 3 or 5 may be switched.
◆Before booking, please email us at email@example.com to check the availability.
Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
◆Our business hours are from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on weekdays. For inquiries received outside the business hours, we will look into them and respond on the next business day.