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12 days

Land of the Samurai - 12 days

From Tokyo to Osaka
Tour Operator:
On The Go Tours
Max group size:
24
Age range:
18 to 70
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
81749
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$5,195
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US $4,676 / person
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12 days
Visit
7 places
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Hotel
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Highlights

  • Visit Tokyo's first temple
  • Shop in the Harajuku district
  • See the iconic bronze Big Buddha
  • View the snow-capped Mt Fuji
  • Walk through the famous Geisha district

Itinerary

Start in Tokyo and end in Osaka! With the in-depth cultural tour Land of the Samurai - 12 days, you have a 12 day tour package taking you through Tokyo, Japan and 6 other destinations in Japan. Land of the Samurai - 12 days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Tokyo
  2. Day 2: Toyko - Senjoji Temple district, Harajuki & Shibuya
  3. Day 3: Kamakura
  4. Day 4: Tokyo
  5. Day 5: Mt Fuji & Lake Kawaguchi
  6. Day 6: Kyoto
  7. Day 7: Kyoto - Nijo Castle, Golden Pavilion & free time
  8. Day 8: Himeji
  9. Day 9: Miyajima
  10. Day 10: Hiroshima
  11. Day 11: Kyoto
  12. Day 12: Osaka
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
11 nights

Reviews About This Operator

  • Pam
    At this price point, I expect a professional guide. What was provided was someone who admitted she usually guides school groups. When our group representative spoke with her about lifting her game as we were dissatisfied with the level of guiding and... Read more
  • Jeff
    Well organised with knowledgeable local guides who have very good Englist and great personallies. I could not have asked for better and would certainly book again.
  • Dolly
    This was my first tour and I wasn't sure what to expect. I think that our tour guide Kien made the trip amazing. He was clear and concise, entertaining, and provided lots of useful information. I enjoyed his talks about Vietnam history, culture, and... Read more

Dates & Availability

12 days
Land of the Samurai - 12 days
From Tokyo to Osaka
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FAQs

  • What hotels do you use for the "Land of the Samurai" Tour?

    The hotels listed below are ones which On The Go frequently use on this tour. Please note that On The Go reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard when necessary.

    - Yaesu Terminal Hotel, Tokyo
    - Yamagishi Ryokan, Lake Kawaguchi
    - Dormy Inn Premium Kyoto, Kyoto
    - Daiwa Roynet, Hiroshima
    - Vessel Hotel Campana Kyoto , Kyoto

  • Is there an age limit for this tour?

    A lot of the operators have quite strict age limits as some tours are geared towards certain travel styles and activity levels. However in this particular case, On the Go welcomes all passengers 18 and above.

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    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.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 2 May 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 2 May 2020, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with On The Go Tours. 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 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 On The Go Tours will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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