Arrival into Tokyo Narita International Airport, where the representative of Japanholiday will collect and deliver you to the hotel (hours of shuttle operation 10:30-21:30). Your local guide will be present to assist with the hotel check in. If you miss the last shuttle (departs at 22:30), please proceed to the hotel at your own expense. For guests arriving at Haneda Airport, please make own arrangement to the hotel.
How to find our representative at Narita Airport Tokyo:
(Terminal 1) Our representative location: South Exit S1, If you arrive at the North Exit, you should go to the South Exit S1.
(Terminal 2) Our representative location: Exit B, If you arrive at Exit A, you should turn to your right hand side and go straight until arriving Exit B
Accommodation: Hilton Narita Hotel or similar
If you arrive at Exit A, you should turn to your right hand side and go straight until arriving Exit BAfter breakfast, transport to the Imperial Palace - the residence of the royal family of Tokyo. Visit the Nijubashi Bridge (which means the double bridge). Then proceed to Senso-ji Buddhist Temple in historic Asakusa district. Nakamise-Dori Street is the main approach to this ancient temple, and all along the road are traditional shop fronts for souvenir items and snacks. Next, visit the Tokyo Sky Tree. We will conclude the day's tour with a visit to the Ginza where Tokyo's most famous department stores, entertainment district, boutiques, art galleries, restaurants, night clubs, and cafes.
During the autumn season (10/16/2020 -11/27/2020), special features of ginkgo avenue in Meiji-Jingu Gaien Park, autumn foliage in Yoyogi Park, and Rikugien Garden will be added to the itinerary.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Shinjuku Granbell Hotel or similar
After breakfast, we will head toward the foothills of Fuji Mountain. Enjoy the scenic landscape at Mt. Fuji 5th Station. If the weather is unpleasant, we will visit Mount Fuji World Heritage Center instead. Next visit the Five Lakes District. Visit Oshino Hakkai, a historic natural attraction comprising eight ponds that are all that remains of a former sixth lake dried up several hundred years ago. Next proceed on to Gotemba Peace Park, where we will dine on the local delicacies of the traditional multi-course Japanese dinner/buffet. Enjoy all the facilities of the hotel and the varieties of hot springs spa.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: The Hamanako Hotel or similar
After breakfast, we will visit a jewelry workshop and see the work of the craftsmen. Then drive to Kyoto, proceed to Nishijin Textile Center to learn about the history and technology of the industry. Later, we will visit the Yasaka Shrine, one of the most influential shrines in Kyoto. Next, we will proceed to Gion. Gion is Kyoto's most famous geisha district, it is filled with shops, restaurants, and ochaya (teahouses). The most popular area of Gion is Hanami-koji Street from Shijo Avenue to Kenninji Temple. The street and its side alleys are lined with preserved machiya houses many of which now function as restaurants.
During the autumn season (10/16/2020 -11/27/2020), the special feature of autumn foliage in Arashiyama and Togetsu-kyo Bridge will be added to the itinerary.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Henn na Hotel Kyoto or similar
After breakfast, we will visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Kiyomizu-dera a Buddhist temple founded in 778AD. In the afternoon, we will proceed to Fushimi-Inari Taisha. Fushimi Inari Shrine is an important Shinto shrine in southern Kyoto. Next visit Nara Deer Park, where you can interact with hundreds of deer inhabited in the area. Then visit Kasuga-taisha, a traditional shrine surrounded by plants. We will arrive at Shinsaibashi in Osaka for some shopping. Dotonbori filled with theaters, restaurants bars, cafe and night is nearby please enjoying at your leisure.
After breakfast, you will take a morning flight to Sapporo Chitose Airport. Upon arrival, a representative of Japanholiday will collect and deliver you to the hotel. Today is a free day for you to enjoy Sapporo at your leisure.
Accommodation: Tmark Hotel Sapporo or similar
After breakfast, the guided Hokkaido tour begins with an excursion to Furano, to visit Tomita Farm (Replace with Ningle Terrace during November and December). There you will find over 150 types of flowers and plants, in a heavenly array. The excursion continues to Biei, with scenic landscape all along the drive. For lunch, a spread of Furano specialties. After lunch, visit the colorful hikisai No Oka (Replace with Otokoyama Sake Brewery during November and December), with its wealth of seasonal flower blossoms. In the late afternoon, arrive at Mount Kurodake, Sounyo, and check-in at the hotel.
Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Sounkaku Grand Hotel Hokkaido or similar
After breakfast, transport to Sounkyo Valley. Sightseeing at the two beautiful cascades of Ginga Waterfall and Ryusei Waterfall in the valley of Oobako. Continue to Abashiri and, en route, visit the Ryuhyo Museum. This museum houses a simulated drift ice experience in a space maintained at -15°C so you can see the small creature called 'sea angel', which can only be found under the drift ice of Hokkaido. Next, sightseeing of Lake Mashu said to be the clearest lake in the world. Proceed to Lake Kussharo, where according to rumor, a sea monster once lived. Onward to the hotel, and check-in.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: New Akan Hotel or similar