Day 1: New Zealand– – Tokyo
Depart New Zealand today on your overnight flight to Tokyo.
Please note: some flights might depart 1 day later.
Day 2: Tokyo
Welcome to Japan! Japan’s bustling capital, mixes the ultramodern and the traditional, from neon lit skyscrapers and anime shops to cherry trees and temples. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your Tokyo hotel for check-in.
Day 3: Tokyo (B,L)
After breakfast, you will spend your full day exploring the major highlights of Tokyo city such as: Asakura Temple – Sensoji, Nakamise shopping Arcade, Imperial Palace Plaza. Lunch is served at the local restaurant. In the afternoon, continue visiting Tokyo Tower, Ginza District, Odaiba area and then drive back to your hotel for overnight.
Day 4: Tokyo
Free day of leisure to explore Tokyo at your own pace.
Day 5: Tokyo – Mt. Fuji (B,D)
After breakfast, we will meet and transfer to the Pirate Ship on Lake Ashi and then Hakone Ropeway, Owakudani Valley.
Day 6: Tokyo – – Osaka (B)
After breakfast, we will go to Fuji 5th station and board on Mishima train and head to Shin-Osaka (by Shinkansen Hikari No. 473). We then drive to Umeda Sky Building Floating Garden Observatory. In the late afternoon, we drive to the hotel for check in.
Day 7: Osaka (B)
Free day of leisure to explore Osaka at your own pace.
Day 8: Osaka – Nara – Osaka (B,L)
After breakfast, our tour guide will meet you at your hotel lobby and head to Nara to explore sight such as: Todaiji Temple, Nara Deer Park, Kasuga Taisha Shrine. Lunch is served at the local restaurant. In the afternoon, continue exploring Osaka Castle, and spend your time at Dotombori & Shinsaibashi Shopping District. In the late afternoon, we return to your hotel for relaxing and overnight at hotel in Osaka.
Day 9: Osaka –– New Zealand (B)
Today you are free at leisure until we depart for the airport for your flight home.
Day 10: New Zealand
Arrive home today.