Arrive Tokyo and meet our representative for your transfer to your city centre hotel. Overnight.
Day 2: Tokyo – City Tour
After breakfast, go up the 333 m high Tokyo Tower, one of the world's tallest self-supporting steel tower, taller than its model, the Eiffel Tower. Get a bird's eye view from the main observatory deck. Visit the Imperial Palace, the former site of Edo Castle. Explore the park, surrounded by moats and stone fortifications and proceed to Ginza, Tokyo's most famous shopping, dining and entertainment district.
Lunch on your own. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight.
Day 3: Tokyo – Mt. Fuji – Hakone – Kyoto
After breakfast, check out and depart for Mt. Fuji by seat in coach. Enjoy the changing scenery en route. Stop at Mt. Fuji 5th station (depending on weather) to admire the world famous peak. We shall stop for lunch.
After lunch transfer by coach to Kojiri, Cruise Lake Ashi, take a tour of Hakone by taking a 20 minute ropeway from Togendai to Owakundani, an active volcanic zone. See the hot springs, rivers and splendid views of Mount Fuji.
After the tour proceed to Odawara Station to board Bullet train (120 – 180 minutes, Hikari or Kodama) to Kyoto Station. Transfer to your hotel. Check –in and Overnight.
Day 4: Kyoto – Sightseeing Tour
Breakfast. Visit the 17th century Nijo Castle and Ninomaru- goten a typical samurai style building. At the Nishijin Textile Centre, see displays of kimonos and watch a kimono fashion show. Visit the Kinkakuji Temple (Golden Pavilion) covered with 18 carat gold leaf, built in 1397 and visit Ryoan-ji Rock Garden.
We shall stop for either Japanese / Western Buffet Lunch.
After lunch Continue to Nara, the oldest capital city of Japan. Visit the Todaiji Temple, the largest wooden building in Japan. It houses the largest bronze statue of Buddha and the surrounding park is filled with over 1,000 Sika Deer. Return back to Kyoto. Overnight.
Day 5: Kyoto
Breakfast. Rest of the day is at leisure. Enquire with us for optional tours. Overnight.
Day 6: Kyoto – Kansai
Breakfast. Rest of the day at leisure until departure transfer to Kansai International Airport.