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Japan Authentic Backpacker Group Adventure

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Japan Authentic Backpacker Group Adventure - Bamba Experience
Japan Authentic Backpacker Group Adventure - Bamba Experience
Gordon "First and foremost, Yasu is the best guide my wife and I have ever had on any small-group tour. Friendly, patient, hard-working and a complete joy to be around. The itinerary was packed full but that was exactly what we wanted - to see as much of Japan as we could in the small amount of time that we had. The only thing that I would change - and you absolutely need to - is the accomodation in capsu..."
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5 reviews
Starts
Tokyo
+7 Destinations
Central Japan
Ends
Kyoto
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Highlights

  • Discover breathtaking natural beauty steeped in history
  • Learn to make your very own sushi
  • Enjoy meditation first thing in the morning in a temple
  • Discover Kyoto, the cultural capital of Japan
Age range
18 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel, Guesthouse, Temple
Transportation
Train & Rail, Coach / Bus
Travel style
Adventure
Start in Tokyo and end in Kyoto! With the adventure tour Japan Authentic Backpacker Group Adventure, you have a 10 day tour package taking you from Tokyo to Kyoto and through Tokyo, Japan and 6 other destinations in Japan. Japan Authentic Backpacker Group Adventure is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • TT
    Written on April 21, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    This was my first tour in Japan, but I have made a number of trips with similar small group companies in other countries. I enjoyed the tour overall, and I enjoyed the company of my fellow travelers, and that of our guide Yasu, who I feel did an excellent... Read more

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  • Japan Authentic Backpacker Group Adventure reviewer 2
    Written on April 18, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    The tour itself was good and Japan is amazing. The reason I do not normally take tours is because they feel rushed, this one was no different but I was happy with the overview of Japan. Our guide Yasuki was awesome during difficult circumstances. We had... Read more

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  • JH
    Written on April 13, 2018
    3.0 - Average

    The accommodations in Tokyo were abominable, as they were not twin share as advertised, but 14-30 people, coed in a room. I have sent a separate email detailing all the problems in the whole trip requesting a partial refund. We did not know that it was an... Read more

    Bamba Experience commented on this review
    Hello Janet, We are terribly sorry the experience was not of your liking. As we have talked over email several times, we have decided to make deep changes to this package because of the feedback received from you and other travellers. Feel free to contact us if you have further questions. Rene Rodarte Customer Service Manager.
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  • SG
    Written on April 1, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Overall tour was great, our guide Yasu was fantastic. There is a lot of walking so would not recommend to older people or anyone who tired easily.

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  • GR
    Written on March 20, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    First and foremost, Yasu is the best guide my wife and I have ever had on any small-group tour. Friendly, patient, hard-working and a complete joy to be around. The itinerary was packed full but that was exactly what we wanted - to see as much of Japan as... Read more

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1
  2. Day 2
  3. Day 3
  4. Day 4
  5. Day 5
  6. Day 6
  7. Day 7
  8. Day 8
  9. Day 9
  10. Day 10

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Average by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

  • Insurance

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  • William14th November 2018
    This is my first trip using a tour company and I must say that the professionalism and customer service provided was exemplary. Too many individuals to name, but the whole team deserves hearty congratulations. Very pleased with the pricing, hotels and itinerary.

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About the countries

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Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Japan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Japan. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for Japan. Ideally 1 month before travel.

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Location
Tokyo is the starting point and Kyoto is the endpoint.
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Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 30% to confirm this Bamba Experience booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 March 2019 the full payment of $1,895 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1895 for Japan Authentic Backpacker Group Adventure, but the deposit of 30% is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and Bamba Experience will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Bamba Experience tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 713 km.
  • Tokyo (Japan)
  • 84 km
  • Hakone (Japan)
  • 84 km
  • Tokyo (Japan)
  • 173 km
  • Nagano (Japan)
  • 50 km
  • Matsumoto (Japan)
  • 65 km
  • Takayama (Japan)
  • 184 km
  • Kyoto (Japan)
  • 36 km
  • Nara (Japan)
  • 36 km
  • Kyoto (Japan)

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