14 Day Japan Unveiled

Scenic Small Group Tour starting in Fukuoka and finishing in Tokyo

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Scenic's 14 Day Japan Unveiled. Is there anything as dazzling as the lights of downtown Tokyo, or as jaw-dropping as your first sighting of Mt Fuji? Is there anything as moving as a visit to the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum? Or as elegant as getting up-close to a Geisha in full...read more
Overview
Operator: Scenic
Type: Small Group Tour (Premium)
Max Group Size: 24
Duration: 14 Days
From: Fukuoka to Tokyo
Tour Code: JPTF.1
Reviews: Not Yet Reviewed
Visits: Japan
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$ 16,480
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1
Fukuoka
This evening enjoy your welcome reception at your luxury hotel in Fukuoka, your home for the next two nights. (D)
2
Fukuoka
Visit Shofuku-ji, the oldest Zen Temple in Japan and the sixth century Kushida Shrine. Next, wander through the Hakata Machiya Folk Museum where you can witness first-hand the prestigious Hakata-ori woven textile being made. Freechoice: Shop to your heart’s content at Canal City or visit Maizuru Park and the castle ruins located within before enjoying the view from Fukuoka Tower. (B/L/D)
3
Fukuoka - Nagasaki
Drive through the countryside of Kyushu to Nagasaki, stopping at the Yoshinogari Ruins and the pottery village of Arita en-route. In Nagasaki relax at your hotel. (B/L/D)
4
Nagasaki
Over time, Nagasaki’s growth has been shaped by many diverse foreign powers. Freechoice: Explore the footprint of Christianity left by European powers. Alternatively, visit Peace Park and the Atomic Bomb Museum and reflect on a more tragic and modern notoriety. Later, venture by cable car to the top of Mt Inasa and take in the sweeping vista of the city. (B/L/D)
5
Nagasaki - Hiroshima
Travel by Shinkansen train to Hiroshima Enrich: Experience an emotional visit to the Peace Park and Museum before visiting Orizuru Tower to create your own special origami donation. Tonight, sample Okonomiyaki, a delicious Japanese-style pancake, a speciality of the region. You’ll enjoy two restful nights in Hiroshima. (B/L)
6
Hiroshima
Sail by ferry to Miyajima Island to visit Daisho-in Temple and the floating sixth century Torii Gate at the Itsukushima Shrine. Later, see industrial robots perform around the Mazda factory. (B/L)
7
Hiroshima - Kyoto
Travel by Shinkansen to marvel at Himeji Castle, an original and Japan’s most spectacular castle before continuing to Kyoto, home to many World Heritage-listed Sites. Begin a memorable three night stay at your hotel in Kyoto. (B/L/D)
8
Kyoto
Freechoice: Revel in the atmosphere of the ancient preservation districts or visit the Silver Pavilion and then stroll along the Philosopher’s Walk. Alternatively visit the Fushimi Inari Shrine, featured in the movie Memoirs of a Geisha and marvel at the architecture of Nijo Castle. Enrich: After strolling through the Gion District, tonight’s dinner will allow you to interact with a Maiko who’ll host your meal presentation. It’s an excellent opportunity to learn about what is involved in becoming a Geisha and the art of Japanese hospitality. (B/D)
9
Kyoto - Nara
Enjoy an excursion to Nara, where you’ll visit Todaiji Temple and Nara Park. En-route back you’ll stop for some sake tasting and visit a sake museum. Freechoice Dining: Choose between Japanese cuisine at Shinensen Heihachi, or international cuisine at the historic Fortune Garden. Ryokan Upgrade Choose to stay tonight in a Ryokan, a traditional Japanese Inn with futon beds and private facilities including dinner and breakfast (additional cost). (B/L/D)
10
Kyoto - Tokyo
Visit the Kinkaku-ji or Golden Pavilion and wander the classical Zen Garden at Ryoanji Temple. Enrich: Partake in a Japanese tea ceremony whilst dressed in a traditional Japanese kimono, a great photo opportunity. Travel by Shinakansen to your wonderful Special Stay hotel in Tokyo for the next four nights. (B/L/D)
11
Tokyo
Wander through the Tsukiji Fish Market to see the mornings catch being distributed. Enrich: Immerse yourself in Japanese cuisine with the help of a local chef, as you prepare your own sushi lunch. Freechoice: Visit the Imperial Shinto Meiji Shrine, before seeing the Shibuya scramble crossing. Alternatively wander through picturesque Shinjuku-Gyoen Gardens before witnessing the Shinjuku entertainment district come alive at dusk. Freechoice Dining: Choose from a contemporary Asian mix at China Blue or culturally immerse yourself in the traditional Japanese evening bar scene serving Yakatori. (B/L/D)
12
Tokyo - Five Lakes - Hakone
Venture deep into the stunning scenery of Kawaguchiko. Discover the incredible workmanship involved in creating kimonos at the Itchiku Kubota Art Museum. Walk around the hot springs of the Owakudani geothermal area before admiring the stunning scenery during your cable car ride down to your Lake Ashinoko cruise. Sundowners: This evening, take in the bright lights of Tokyo during your dinner cruise on Tokyo Bay on a yakabutane, an old fashioned houseboat. (B/L/D)
13
Tokyo
Today visit the Asakusa district, paying your respects at Sensoji, the city’s oldest Buddhist temple then enjoy a cruise along the Sumida River. Later, walk through the peaceful Hama-Rikyu Gardens. Tonight relive your highlights at your farewell dinner. (B/L/D)
14
Tokyo
Say goodbye to the land of the rising sun, but you’ll take many wonderful memories with you. (B)
1
Fukuoka
Enjoy your welcome reception at your luxury hotel in the city centre, for the next two nights. (D)
2
Fukuoka
Discover Shofuku-ji, the oldest Zen Temple in Japan, and the sixth century Kushida Shrine. Visit the Hakata Machiya Folk Museum and see the prestigious Hakata-ori woven textile being made. Enjoy your afternoon at leisure. (B/L/D)
3
Fukuoka - Nagasaki
Drive through the countryside to Nagasaki, stopping at the Yoshinogari Ruins and the pottery village of Arita en-route. In Nagasaki relax at your hotel for a two night stay. (B/L/D)
4
Nagasaki
Over time, Nagasaki’s growth has been shaped by many diverse foreign powers. Freechoice: Explore the footprint of Christianity left by European powers. Alternatively, visit Peace Park and the Atomic Bomb Museum and reflect on its tragic and modern notoriety.   Later, venture by cable car to the top of Mt Inasa and take in the sweeping vista of the city. (B/L)
5
Nagasaki - Hiroshima
Travel by Shinkansen train to Hiroshima. Enrich: Experience an emotional visit to the Peace Park and Museum before visiting Orizuru Tower to create your own special origami donation. You’ll enjoy two nights at Hiroshima. (B/L)
6
Hiroshima - Miyajima Island
See industrial robots at work at the Mazda factory. Later, take the ferry to Miyajima Island to visit Daisho-in Temple and the floating sixth century Torii Gate at the Itsukushima Shrine. Tonight, sample Okonomiyaki, a delicious savoury Japanese-style pancake and speciality of the region. (B/L/D)
7
Hiroshima - Kyoto
Travel by Shinkansen to marvel at Himeji Castle, Japan’s most spectacular castle, before continuing to Kyoto, home to many World Heritage-listed Sites. Begin a memorable three night stay at your hotel in Kyoto. (B/L/D)
8
Kyoto
Freechoice: Revel in the atmosphere of the ancient preservation districts or visit the Silver Pavilion and then stroll along the Philosopher’s Walk. Alternatively, visit the Fushimi Inari Shrine, featured in the movie Memoirs of a Geisha and marvel at the architecture of the Nijo Castle. Enjoy time this afternoon for some shopping or relaxation. Enrich: After strolling through the Gion District, tonight’s dinner will allow you to interact with a Maiko who’ll host your meal presentation. It’s an excellent opportunity to learn about what is involved in becoming a Geisha and the art of Japanese hospitality. (B/D)
9
Kyoto - Nara
Enjoy an excursion to Nara to visit Todaiji Temple and Nara Park. On the way back, stop for some sake tasting at a sake museum. Freechoice Dining: Choose between Japanese cuisine at Shinensen Heihachi, or international cuisine at the historic Fortune Garden. Ryokan upgrade - Choose to stay in a Ryokan, a traditional Japanese Inn with futon beds and private facilities including dinner and breakfast. Must be pre-booked before departure. (B/L/D)
10
Kyoto - Tokyo
Visit the Kinkaku-ji or Golden Pavilion and wander the classical Zen Garden at Ryoanji Temple. Enrich: Partake in a Japanese tea ceremony whilst dressed in a traditional Japanese kimono, a great photo opportunity. Travel by Shinkansen to your hotel in Tokyo, your wonderful Special Stay for the next four nights. (B/L)
11
Tokyo
Visit the Asakusa district, paying your respects at Sensoji, the city’s oldest Buddhist temple. Freechoice: Visit the Imperial Shinto Meiji Shrine, walk across the busiest pedestrian crossing in the world and see the famous Hachiko dog statue. Alternatively, visit Shinjuku-Gyoen Gardens before exploring the lively Shinjuku entertainment district, or sample local snacks while strolling through the Yanaka District.  Sundowners: Take in the bright lights of Tokyo during an evening dinner cruise on Tokyo Bay on a yakatabune, an old fashioned houseboat. (B/L/D)
12
Tokyo - Fuji Five Lakes
Venture deep into the scenery of Kawaguchiko Area. Discover the incredible workmanship involved in creating kimonos at the Itchiku Kubota Art Museum. Admire the stunning mountain scenery and views of Mt Fuji during your Lake Ashinoko cruise in Hakone. Freechoice Dining: Choose contemporary Asian at China Blue. Alternatively, join your Tour Director and immerse yourself in the traditional Japanese evening Izakaya bar scene serving Yakatori and Kushiyaki. (B/L/D)
13
Tokyo
Wander through the Tsukiji outer Fish Market to see the morning’s catch being distributed by the wholesale and retail shops. Enrich: Immerse yourself in Japanese cuisine with the help of a local chef, as you prepare your own sushi lunch. Walk off your lunch in the East Gardens of the Imperial Palace. Tonight relive your experiences at your beautiful farewell dinner. (B/L/D)
14
Tokyo
Bid farewell to the land of the rising sun, taking many wonderful memories with you. (B)
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Tuesday
26 Mar 2019
Monday
08 Apr 2019

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510

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26 Mar 2019
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08 Apr 2019

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22 May 2019

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11 Mar 2020

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492

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29 Apr 2020

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27 May 2020

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528

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09 May 2019
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22 May 2019

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621

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17 Oct 2019
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30 Oct 2019

21,390

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642

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07 Nov 2019
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20 Nov 2019

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600

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27 Feb 2020
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11 Mar 2020

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606

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12 Mar 2020
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25 Mar 2020

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645

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16 Apr 2020
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29 Apr 2020

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14 May 2020
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27 May 2020

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