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Simply Japan (New)

14 days
4.5
(3,240)
From Tokyo to Osaka
Tour Operator:
Explore!
Max group size:
18
Age range:
14 to 85
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
222648
From
US $4,930
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Itinerary

Start in Tokyo and end in Osaka! With the In-depth Cultural tour Simply Japan (New), you have a 14 days tour package taking you through Tokyo, Japan and 9 other destinations in Japan. Simply Japan (New) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join trip in Tokyo
  2. Day 2: Experience the spectacular Fire Ceremony and discover Tokyo’s temples and frenetic city streets
  3. Day 3: Explore Tokyo with the option to visit Hakone National Park for views of Mount Fuji
  4. Day 4: Travel by train to Matsumoto and discover the impressive Crow Castle
  5. Day 5: Meet the snow monkeys of Jigokudani and spend the night in Zenkoji Temple
  6. Day 6: Join the monks for morning prayers and explore the samurai district of Kanazawa
  7. Day 7: Free time in Kanazawa to try sushi at the Omichi Fish Market or discover the 'Ninja Temple'
  8. Day 8: Try sake in the old town of Takayama and stay in a family-run ryokan
  9. Day 9: Travel by train to Hiroshima and experience the poignant Peace Park and Peace Museum
  10. Day 10: Take the ferry to Miyajima Island, meet the tame deer and see the floating torii gate
  11. Day 11: Take the Bullet train to Kyoto and explore Nijo Castle
  12. Day 12: Free time to explore the Zen gardens, temples and geisha district of Kyoto
  13. Day 13: Continue discovering Kyoto before travelling to Osaka for a final night amongst the neon lights
  14. Day 14: Trip ends in Osaka
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
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Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Monastery
Guesthouse

Reviews About This Operator

  • Norma
    · December 23rd, 2019
    I had an awesome time. I had some reservations, and did a let research before going to Japan, to ensure that I was... Show more
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  • Joanne
    · December 23rd, 2019
    Trip notes could better reflect the trip - they have limited detail. Cycling is probably more to the experienced... Show more
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  • Katherine
    · December 23rd, 2019
    I had an incredible time on a "once-in-a-lifetime" trip (which will now become just the first of many to see more of... Show more
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Dates & Availability

14 days
Simply Japan (New)
From Tokyo to Osaka
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  • Sunday
    13 Mar, 2022
    English
    Saturday
    26 Mar, 2022
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    $4,930
  • Wednesday
    16 Mar, 2022
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    Tuesday
    29 Mar, 2022
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  • Sunday
    20 Mar, 2022
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    Saturday
    2 Apr, 2022
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    23 Mar, 2022
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    Tuesday
    5 Apr, 2022
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    27 Mar, 2022
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    Saturday
    9 Apr, 2022
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    30 Mar, 2022
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    Tuesday
    12 Apr, 2022
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    3 Apr, 2022
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    16 Apr, 2022
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    10 Apr, 2022
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    23 Apr, 2022
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    13 Apr, 2022
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    Tuesday
    26 Apr, 2022
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    5 Jun, 2022
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    Saturday
    18 Jun, 2022
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  • Currency
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    Yen
    Japan
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types A, B.

    Type A
    Japan
    Type B
    Japan
  • Vaccines
    • 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.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • 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.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before March 25th, 2022 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after March 25th, 2022, a minimum payment of 30% is required to confirm your booking with Explore!. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Explore! will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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  • Cancellation Policy
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    Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.

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