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2023/2024 CHERRY BLOSSOM TOURS

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Japan Deluxe Tours

Visit the must see sites of Japan with group sizes ranging from 12 to 35 people.

These tours are great for first time visitors to Japan looking for comfortable accommodation with all entrance fees and most meals included. Our Japan Deluxe Tours are accomodated with professional tour guides, fluent in both Japanese and English, to ensure an educational and valuable visit. Air-conditoned, private coaches are also included, so you can enjoy a comfortable and hassle-free time in Japan. Our tours range from 7 to 21 days, to various regions of Japan.

Deluxe-Plus Small Group Tours

Experience the culture of Japan at a slower pace with groups of 10 to 18 people.
(Smaller group departure available)

These tours combine enrichment, enjoyment, and education with time to truly absorb and appreciate your surroundings. Our Deluxe-Plus small group tours are created to cater to those who are interested in having a deeper understanding of Japan's culture. You will have the opportunity to participate in culturally rich activities and visit destinations only locals may know. Experience luxurious hotels and travel at a leisurely pace when you book a Deluxe-Plus small group tour.

Budget Group Tours

Our Budget Tours are designed for our guests who are on a limited budget.

Explore the must-see sights and enjoy the hassle-free trip to Japan at an affordable price. Our most cost-effective way to see the highlights of Japan while staying in budget-friendly accommodations. If you would like to have a quick stop to sample the must-see sights of Japan, or plan to explore Japan on your own but would like to take a short trip to learn about Japan before your self-guided journeys. These are the tours for you.

Active Small Group Tours

Travel Japan more flexibly in groups of 6 to 13 people using public transportation.

Explore Japan off the beaten path via Japanese public transportation, walking, hiking, cycling and more. Take more time to enjoy local experiences and picturesque landscape. Our Active Small Group Tours combine the best of cultural destinations with off-the-beaten-path via Japanese public transportation, Discover the country of Japan the way the locals do and see Japan from a different angle. A focus on getting away from the crowds and into the real Japan, see the diversity of Japan’s countryside unfold before your eyes.

Group Tour | Deluxe       Tour Code: GTE0149409     83 reviews

The Golden Route Japan (Reverse): Cherry Blossom Tour

7 days 6 nights

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from USD $2998.00
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USD $540.00
Celebrate the Japanese cherry blossom season at the must-see sites of Kyoto & Tokyo, and enjoy authentic cultural experiences.

The best time to see Japan's famous cherry blossoms is in March and April. Many of Japan's parks and gardens comprise of flowering cherry trees, and the people of Japan celebrate with hanami (flower-viewing) parties during this time. This tour will take you to gardens, parks, and temples that are known to be the best cherry blossom spots in Japan.

Whether you are a first time visitor to Japan or an experienced traveler, we recommend "The Golden Route" itinerary, our most ... View More

The best time to see Japan's famous cherry blossoms is in March and April. Many of Japan's parks and gardens comprise of flowering cherry trees, and the people of Japan celebrate with hanami (flower-viewing) parties during this time. This tour will take you to gardens, parks, and temples that are known to be the best cherry blossom spots in Japan.

Whether you are a first time visitor to Japan or an experienced traveler, we recommend "The Golden Route" itinerary, our most popular tour. This is our reverse itinerary, meaning the tour begins in Osaka and ends in Tokyo. Our travel group will first visit Nara to see the inspiring architecture of Japan's largest wooden building, as well as the towering Great Buddha statue. Here, you will understand why this city is considered the birthplace of Buddhism in Japan. Spend two days in the ancient city of Kyoto, where you will have exclusive access to the best gardens, temples, shrines, and specialty shops in the city. The gardens and temples visited in Kyoto have been selected for their high reputation as the "best places to view cherry blossoms." Our travelers will also have opportunities to experience a traditional green tea ceremony, meet an apprentice geisha (maiko), and enjoy an elegant kimono fashion show. Visit Arashiyama, located on the outskirts of Kyoto, famous for its bamboo forest and traditional Zen landscape garden at Tenryuji Temple.

Visit Miho Museum, best known for its fascinating architecture that utilizes the surrounding nature and natural lighting while exhibiting works from different ancient civilizations. There is even a tunnel that leads from the museum to a road lined with hundreds of cherry blossom trees. It was designed by the renowned architect, I. M. Pei, and has been listed as one of the "1000 Places To See Before You Die". Make your way to Hikone Castle, an original standing castle and charming hanami (flower-viewing) spot during the cherry blossom season. It is also a designated national treasure, and an excellent impression of a complete feudal castle. Visit the Genkyuen Garden, a beautiful Japanese landscape garden located on the castle grounds. Then, experience riding one of Japan's Shinkansen bullet trains before transferring to Hamanako Kanzanji Onsen. There, you'll stay at an onsen hotel (Japanese style room), where you can unwind in the hot springs (onsen) and dine on gourmet kaiseki cuisine.

Enjoy a scenic ropeway ride in Hakone and see the world-famous Mt. Fuji. Explore Tokyo's cultural landmarks, fashionable neighborhoods, diverse shopping districts, and best cherry blossom spots on a private guided tour. Learn how to make your own sushi with a professional sushi chef and savor your delicious creations. Visit Tokyo's most famous attractions like the Shibuya Crossing, Asakusa Sensoji Temple, Tsukiji Market, Imperial Palace, and Tokyo Tower.


Destinations

Nara / Kyoto / Koka / Hikone / Hakone / Mt Fuji / Tokyo

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