BEST SELECTION & PRICESBEST SELECTIONBEST PRICESTRUSTED PAYMENTS

Essential Japan

Save $396 until May 30
ends on 30 May 2019
-17%
Days
10
Our saving
$396
From
$2,370
US $ 1,974
Cost/day $197
Check availability
24/7 Customer SupportAsk a question
This tour is operated by
Essential Japan - Intrepid Travel
Essential Japan - Intrepid Travel
Excellent
2 reviews
Starts
Tokyo
+3 Destinations
Central Japan
Ends
Osaka
Map

Highlights

  • Get your fix of Japanese culture with and visit temples
  • Indulge in sushi and go crazy shopping in bustling Tokyo
  • Soak up Kanazawa’s fascinating samurai culture
  • Get down with your world history at Hiroshima
  • Meet traditional geishas in Kyoto’s Gion district
  • Sip sake and rock out at an Osaka karaoke bar
Age range
18 to 29 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel
Max Group Size
16
Transportation
Train & Rail, Local Transport
Travel style
Discovery, Christmas & New Year
Start in Tokyo and end in Osaka! With the discovery tour Essential Japan, you have a 10 day tour package taking you from Tokyo to Osaka and through Tokyo, Japan and 4 other destinations in Japan. Essential Japan includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, transport and more.

2 Reviews

Excellent
100%
Good
0%
Average
0%
Rather Poor
0%
Bad
0%
Write a review
  • Essential Japan reviewer 1
    Written on April 19, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    I really enjoy the places that we are brought to but I wish we had a bit more time. For example when we were in Kyoto and was dropped off at the bamboo forest, shrine and monkey mountain. There was only enough time to do 1 thing. Other than that no... Read more

    Show detailed ratings
  • SS
    Written on April 5, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    The trip was all-in-all great. The combination of planned group activities and free time activities was perfect. The guide helped us a lot (even to get to the Airport when flighing back). The gruop was amazing. There were no bad experieces. Thanks a lot!

    Show detailed ratings

Itinerary

Download PDF Brochure
Expand all
  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Tokyo
  2. Day 2: Tokyo
  3. Day 3: Kanazawa
  4. Day 4: Kanazawa
  5. Day 5: Kyoto
  6. Day 6: Kyoto
  7. Day 7: Hiroshima
  8. Day 8: Hiroshima
  9. Day 9: Osaka
  10. Day 10: Osaka

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

What's included

Expand all
Download PDF Brochure
  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Meals

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

Questions & Answers

We are there for you! If you have any questions about this tour, then please don't hesitate to contact us 24/7 and we will get back to you latest within 2 hours!

Ask a question

Review.io logo What are people saying about TourRadar?

  • Victoria15th March 2019
    Excellent choice of packages in a variety of price ranges. Good description of trips. Quick answers to my questions.

Availability

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Essential Japan

Select Departure Month
  • Upcoming departures
  • June 2019
  • July 2019
  • August 2019
  • September 2019
  • October 2019
  • November 2019
  • December 2019
  • March 2020
  • April 2020
  • May 2020
  • June 2020
  • September 2020
  • October 2020
  • November 2020
  • December 2020
STARTENDSEATS LEFTSAVE NOW PRICE
Show more departures

Monthly price comparison

About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

¥
Yen
Japan

Plugs & Adapters

Japan

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.

Policies

Location
Tokyo is the starting point and Osaka is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Intrepid Travel to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm this Intrepid Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 22 July 2019 the full payment of $1,974 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 $1974 for Essential Japan, but the deposit of $400 is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Intrepid Travel tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 1,074 km.
  • Tokyo (Japan)
  • 292 km
  • Kanazawa (Japan)
  • 190 km
  • Kyoto (Japan)
  • 311 km
  • Hiroshima (Japan)
  • 281 km
  • Osaka (Japan)

Why book with TourRadar

Best Price Guarantee
If you book with TourRadar and within 24 hours you find a better price than $1,974 for the same tour, TourRadar will pay you the difference
Safely book online
All your details are safely protected by a secure connection
10,852 tours in Asia
covered by 786 different operators in Asia
No Cancellation Fee
TourRadar does not charge any additional cancellation fees. You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date.
2 Genuine Reviews
All reviews are verified from travellers who went on Essential Japan

Trip Details

  • Last modified (date)

  • Validity

  • Introduction

  • Style

  • Themes

  • Physical Rating

  • Physical preparation

  • Joining point

  • Joining point instructions

  • Alternate Joining point

  • Finish point

  • Alternate Finish point

  • Alternate Finish point

  • Important information

  • Safety

  • Visas

  • Why we love it

  • Is this trip right for you

  • Health

  • Food and dietary requirements

  • Money matters

  • What to take

  • Climate and seasonal

  • A couple of rules

  • Emergency contact

  • Responsible travel

  • Travel insurance

  • Your fellow travellers

  • Itinerary disclaimer