Get a taste of both old and new Japan with this six-day tour. We've kept it simple with an itinerary of the country's most iconic cities. Experience everything from the bustling energy of Tokyo's city centre to the rolling countryside of Takayama. And don't forget Kyoto, a city of peaceful gardens and stunning temples. This trip is a quick and affordable one, so you can tack on more time to go deeper into Japan. Because after this tour, we know you'll want to.
Price per person1,099 EUR
Flight tickets are not included. Our travel advisors will gladly help you find the cheapest flights. The price above is based on 2 adults traveling together. What's included?
Arrive at any time. We highly recommend booking pre-accommodation to fully experience this metropolis.
Day 2 - Tokyo
Get your bearings with an orientation walk before enjoying free time to explore buzzing Tokyo. Opt to check out Yoyogi Park, Asakusa shrine, quirky Harajuku, Shibuya Crossing, or explore the city's myriad shops and cafes.
Day 3 - Tokyo/Takayama
Travel to picturesque Takayama and take in the quaint streets of the old town – lined with sake breweries and craft shops – on a CEO-led orientation walk. Enjoy the rest of the day to explore the area. In the evening, kick back and relax in a traditional inn – complete with tatami floors and Japanese futons.
Day 4 - Takayama/Kyoto
Board a train to Japan's imperial capital. Arrive in Kyoto and spend the rest of the day discovering this historic city. In the evening, opt to pick up a local brew and chill out riverside or check out one of Kyoto's many bars.
Day 5 - Kyoto
Explore this culturally-rich city with a free day. Opt to visit some of Kyoto's beautiful temples, participate in a tea ceremony, or take a calligraphy class. Enjoy a final night out in Kyoto with the group.
Day 6 - Kyoto
Depart at any time. We highly recommend booking post-accommodation to fully experience this iconic city.
Hostels (4 nts, multi-share), traditional inn (1 nt, shared facilities).
Train, bus, walking.
Allow USD280-365 for meals not included.
No meals included
Please be aware
- Meiji Shrine (Meiji Jingū) Visit (Free-1000JPY per person)
- Yoyogi Park Visit (Free)
- Sensō-ji Temple Visit (Free)
- Tsukiji Fish Market Visit (Free)
- Akihabara Visit (Free)
- Harajuku Visit (Free)
- Ginza Shopping (Free)
- Imperial Palace East Gardens Walk (Free)
- Japanese Onsen (Hot Spring) Visit (Free)
- Hida no Sato (Hida Minzoku Mura Folk Village) Visit (700JPY per person)
- Biking (200-1000JPY per person)
- Nijo Castle and Gardens Visit (600JPY per person)
- Zen Gardens of Ryōan-ji (500JPY per person)
- Gion Walk (Free)
- Silver Pavilion Visit (500JPY per person)
- Kiyomizu Temple Visit (400JPY per person)
- Kinkaku-ji Golden Pavilion Visit (400JPY per person)