Japan Express
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From $1,970, 9 days, Japan Trip code: CJRB

  • Adventure 2 out of 5
  • Relaxation 3 out of 5
  • Culture 4 out of 5
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Trip Highlights

  • Shed your clothes (and inhibitions) in a traditional Japanese onsen
  • Experience ancient traditions in Kyoto
  • Travel by train through pristine countryside
  • Shop up a storm in Tokyo
  • See the shrines and temples of Nikko

Trip Summary

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Home to sumo wrestling, sake, geishas, karaoke and traditional onsens, Japan is an extraordinary land. Here you can expect a frenetic pace one day and a tranquil experience the next. Take in the neon nightlife of Tokyo, relax in the manicured gardens of Nikko and discover thousands of years of culture and history in Kyoto. From world-class sushi to legendary samurai, this enigmatic nation is a traveller’s delight. Get back to basics and see the best of Japan without busting your budget.


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Dates of Departures Duration Price (Land Only) Trip Status
21 February 20159 days$2,030AvailableBook now
14 March 20159 days$1,970AvailableBook now
18 April 20159 days$1,970AvailableBook now
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13 June 20159 days$2,050AvailableBook now
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25 July 20159 days$2,125AvailableBook now
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17 October 20159 days$2,050AvailableBook now
7 November 20159 days$1,970AvailableBook now
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20 August 20169 days$2,125AvailableBook now
17 September 20169 days$2,125AvailableBook now
15 October 20169 days$2,050AvailableBook now
5 November 20169 days$1,970AvailableBook now

What will I be doing?

  • Days 1-3 Tokyo (3 days)

  • Days 4-5 Nikko (2 days)

  • Days 6-9 Kyoto (4 days)

Days 1-3 Tokyo: 3 days

Next Leg

Destination info

Japan, known as the land of the rising sun, is a fascinating country full of history, culture and high technology. East meets West in this land, which boasts a stunning array of traditional shrines and temples, breathtaking scenery including mountains, forests and the famous cherry blossom, and ultra modern, futuristic cities.

  • Location: Tokyo

The dynamic capital of an ancient land, Tokyo blends neon-drenched modernity with traditional temples, shrines and gardens.

Days 4-5 Nikko: 2 days

Next Leg

Destination info

Japan, known as the land of the rising sun, is a fascinating country full of history, culture and high technology. East meets West in this land, which boasts a stunning array of traditional shrines and temples, breathtaking scenery including mountains, forests and the famous cherry blossom, and ultra modern, futuristic cities.

  • Location: Nikko

Nikko has been a sacred site since the middle of the 8th century, as evidenced by the many shrines and temples dotted throughout the area.

Days 6-9 Kyoto: 4 days

Destination info

Japan, known as the land of the rising sun, is a fascinating country full of history, culture and high technology. East meets West in this land, which boasts a stunning array of traditional shrines and temples, breathtaking scenery including mountains, forests and the famous cherry blossom, and ultra modern, futuristic cities.

  • Location: Kyoto

Magnificent temples, stunning gardens and gorgeous geishas abound in Kyoto, the ancient heart of Japan's unique culture.

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What's included?

  • All accommodation
  • Activities as stated in the itinerary
  • Meals as stated in the trip notes
  • Services of a trip leader throughout
  • 24 hour support

What's not included?

  • Flights (unless otherwise stated)
  • Travel insurance
  • Visas
  • Optional excursions
  • Items of a personal nature including spending money, drinks, tips and gratuities

Additional Information & FAQs

Minimum age

Minimum age 18 years old.

 

Accommodation

Ryokan

 

Group Size
Maximum of 16 travellers per group

Transportation
Bus, Metro, Train, Train (bullet)

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