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Golden Route is a common path made by first-time visitors. This 10 Days trip will be a fantastic choice providing the opportunity to explore Japan at its best season. You will enjoy the spectacular view of the cities, ancient temples and shrines as well as the unique Japanese culture. Highlights of the tour include the visit to Mt. Fuji and the ancient city Kyoto, immerse yourself in the traditional Kimono show, tour to the strongest castle in Japan, and explore the famous Japanese style architectures. Experience the unparalleled Japanese hospitality and sample various traditional Japanese meals. Finally end your magnificent trip by touring in the beautiful Southern Capital-Osaka city!!!
Enjoy overnight flight from your Australia home city to Narita/Tokyo. Arrive Tokyo – the capital of Japan in the afternoon. You are transferred to Narita Excel Hotel or similar for overnight stay
After breakfast, transfer to Tokyo and start the full day city tour. Today’s tour includes Asakusa Temple, a very popular Buddhist temple, built in the 7th century, Tsukiji outer fish market, Imperial Palace, home of imperial family, which only opens to public on 23rd December and 02nd January each year, Visit Ueno park to view the cherry blossoms. Overnight at Sunshine city prince or similar
Free day in Tokyo to do some shopping at famous Ginza or Shinjuku area or simply immerse yourself in the crowd of millions of people.
Travel to Hakone by coach. Visit the Peace Park, Owakutani Hot spring, have a pleasant cruise on Lake Ashi. Enjoy hot spring spa in your hotel in the evening. overnight at Kawaguchiko Japanese Ryokan.
Start your trip to Mt.Fuji. Climb up to the 5th station by coach, about 2300 meters above the sea level. Visit the Visitor Centre and Green tea farm. Then our coach will take you to train station for a Bullet Train trip to Toyohashi (one station only). Accommodation at Toyohashi Nikko Hotel or similar
Proceed to Kyoto, the Japan’s ancient capital, where you will visit Heian Jingu Shrine, Golden Pavilion. And then enjoy the Kimono show at Nishinjin showroom. Also a visit to Gion Corner, a popular spot where tourists can experience the authentic Japanese lifestyle. Visit Kiyomizu Temple, which houses Goddess of Mercy Statue. You will pass through the shopping street and pottery lane to the main gate of the temple. In front of the main temple, there is a veranda, which juts out from the hill slope. It used 139 wooden pillars to support this veranda. (no nails at all). Beside the main temple, there’s a shrine temple for people to worship the marriage. overnight in Osaka.
After hotel breakfast. Drive to Nara and visit the Deer Park and Todaiji Temple (great Buddha Temple).Proceeding to Nearby city -Kobe, known as a city having a unique style with the exotic atmosphere in Japan, which has been affected by the foreign cultures and flourished as the international port since old days. You will visit China Town and the Japanese Sake Brewery. Back to Osaka with a short bullet train ride experience, Photo stop at Osaka Castle and last visit Shinzaibashi Mall, one of Osaka’s major downtown areas, featuring many boutique stores. Enjoy our farewell dinner tonight.
Free of leisure after breakfast until transfer to airport for your homeward flight to Australia.
Arrive in Australia in the morning and your unforgettable Japan tour ends.
Note : Adelaide passenger may involve additional domestic add on at extra cost