Overview

Japan, Land of the Rising Sun, is a traveler’s delight, with its combination of bustling metropolitan cities and breathtaking vistas. Embark upon a journey through the heart of Japan, as you visit age-old temples and shrines such as the Meji and Sensoji. Try authentic Japanese cuisine in Osaka and experience the thrill of travelling through the super-fast bullet trains. 

Soak in the Japanese culture at Kyoto, learn all about the rich Japanese mythology at the Kinkaku-ji temple, and soothe your soul with a visit to the scenic Miyajima Island.

Take a moment to stop at Hiroshima, where you visit the Peace Memorial Park and learn all about the history and horrors of the Second World War and witness how Japan has recovered from the destruction. 

Japan is one of the few examples in the world where technology and nature co-exist. Despite producing many modern marvels and leading the world in terms of innovation and research, it has stayed close to its devotional, spiritual, and peaceful roots. 


Explore this magnificent and beautiful country in these summer holidays!

6 Nights 7 Days 11 Apr
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Highlights
  • Services of in house expert from Foliage Outdoors

  • Visit to Sensoji temple, the oldest in Tokyo

  • Cruise on river Sumida and city tour of Tokyo

  • Travel through the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park with breathtaking views of Mount Fuji

  • Visit to the Kinkaku-ji Temple also known as Golden Pavilion, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • The scenic steam train ride along the Japanese countryside

  • Opportunity to view the only building in the world to withstand the atomic bomb blast at Hiroshima and visit the Peace Memorial Park

Itinerary

Day 1 

Assemble at Narita International Airport, Tokyo at 1730 hrs. Proceed to Hotel. Overnight in Tokyo.
Meals Included - None.

Day 2 

After breakfast visit Sensoji in Asakusa district. This is the oldest and the most visited temple in Tokyo. Proceed to Asakusa Pier for boarding a short cruise on Sumida River which offers a beautiful view of Tokyo while getting to your next destination. After lunch visit Meiji Shrine which is among the most famous Shinto shrines in the whole of Japan. This shrine is shaded by tall trees and thick foliage and is dedicated to spirits of Emperor Meiji. End your day with a visit to Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building’s observation deck at 45th floor which offers magnificent views over the city of Tokyo. Overnight in Tokyo. 
Meals Included - Breakfast.

Day 3 

Today we will visit the scenic area of Hakone which is part of Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park. It offers breathtaking views of Mount Fuji, Japan's iconic, conical-shaped mountain. Enjoy a leisurely cruise on Lake Ashi on a beautifully designed pirate ship. Take a rope way to visit Owakudani which is popularly known as the Hell Valley. Much of the area is an active volcanic zone and you can see Sulphur steam rising up from the volcanic activity. Take a train back to Tokyo. Overnight in Tokyo. 
Meals Included - Breakfast.

Day 4 

After breakfast check out from the hotel. Experience an exciting Bullet train journey to Osaka. We will reach Osaka by Lunch. Check in to the hotel. In the evening we will visit the most happening area of Osaka – the Dotonbori where you can taste some local delicacies. Overnight at Osaka.  
Meals Included - Breakfast.

Day 5 

Post breakfast proceed to Kyoto, the cultural capital of Japan. Dotted with numerous shrines and Buddhist temples it truly depicts the culture of Japan. Our first stop is Fushimi Inari Shrine which is a shrine dedicated to Inari, the god of rice and sake. This shrine is famous for its thousands of brightly painted Torii gates. After lunch, enjoy a short but scenic train ride in an old-fashioned steam train in Japan countryside. The route runs along Hozugawa River with beautiful mountain and forest views. In the evening visit the Kinkaku-ji Temple also known as Golden Pavilion which is a Zen temple in northern Kyoto whose top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf. This is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Return to Osaka. Overnight at Osaka. 
Meals Included - Breakfast.

Day 6 

After an early breakfast leave for Hiroshima in Bullet Train. Visit the Peace Memorial Park where you will see the Atomic Bomb Dome which was the only structure left standing in the area where the first atomic bomb exploded on 6th August 1945. Visit the museum to learn the history of the war. After lunch visit Miyajima Island which is a scenic and historic island where Itsukushima Shrine, a World Heritage site, is located. Take a ferry back to Mainland and catch Bullet train to Osaka. Overnight at Osaka. 
Meals Included - Breakfast.

Day 7

After breakfast proceed to Nara for a quick visit to Todai-ji Temple, a proud landmark of Nara that’s revered as one of Japan’s most historically significant temples. Back to Osaka. Transfer to Osaka Airport to board flight back home. END OF SERVICES.  Meals Included - Breakfast.

 

 

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Accommodation in hotels as mentioned on twin-sharing. 
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary. 
  • Sightseeing incl. admission fees according to the itinerary.
  • All sightseeing & transportation using public transport.
  • Services of an Expert Foliage Outdoors Group leader. 

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any Airfare.
  • Personal Expenses.
  • Bottled water / any kind of beverages.
  • Any kind of insurance.
  • Staff Gratuities.
  • Lunch & Dinner.
  • Japan Visa.
  • GST
  • Anything not mentioned under 'Price Includes'.
Camp Category
International Camps
Age Groups
For All Ages