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Cherry Blossom Tour Japan 12 Days – Itinerary

Day 1: New Zealand – Narita (NRT) – Tokyo Tokyo

Upon arrival at Narita Airport, clear customs and immigration before boarding Airport Limousine Bus to Tokyo.
Accommodation in Tokyo for 2 nights.

Day 2: Tokyo Tokyo BREAKFAST LUNCH

Tokyo one day sighrseeing tour. (Dinamic Tokyo 1 day tour)
This tour includes Tokyo Tower Observatory, Tea Ceremony, lunch, Asakusa Kannon Temple and Nakamise Shopping Arcade, and a Sumida River Cruise.
** Due to over crowding, the Sumida River Cruise may be changed to cherry blossom viewing in Sumida Park.

Day 3: Tokyo – Mt Fuji - Hakone Yumoto Hakone Yumoto BREAKFAST LUNCH

Full day excursion to Mt. Fuji and Hakone with JTB Mt. Fuji & Hakone 1 Day disband at Hakone Yumoto hot spring. The tour includes Mt. Fuji Visitor Centre, Mt Fuji 5th station, Japanese-style lunch, Cruise on Lake Ashi Mt Komagatake Aerial Cableway and Hakone Yumoto Hot Spring.
Accommodation in Hakone Yumoto for 1 nights.

Day 4: Hakone Yumoto – Osaka Hiroshima BREAKFAST

Depart yout hotel to Odawara Station by an arranfged taxi or a hotel bus. Board the Shinkansen bullet train from Odawara to Osaka. After your arrival at Osaka, join Osaka afternoon tour.

** 25 Mar and 1 Apr – Osaka Bay Area Half Day Tour. Tour includes “Kaiyukan” the world biggest glass aquarium, Tempozan Marketplace and Santa Maria Ship.
** 5 Apr – Osaka afternoon Walking tour. Tour includes Osaka Castle and Aqua Liner, famous cherry blossom spot in Osaka.

Accommodation in Osaka for 2 nights.

Day 5: Osaka Osaka BREAKFAST LUNCH
  Mt.Koya 1 day tour

Full day sight-seeing in Koyasan registered as the world heritage titled “Sacred Site and Pilgrimage Route in the Kii Mountain Range “tour includes Okunoin Temple (70 min), Danjo Garan Temple [Konpon Daito/Main Hall] (75 min) Koyasan Station Gokurakubashi Station (Nankai Limited Express/ 90 min). Tour includes vegetarian lunch. 5:45 – 6:00p.m. The tour will end upon arrival at Nankai Namba Station.

Day 6: Osaka – Okayama – Hiroshima Hiroshima BREAKFAST

Departs for Okayama by Shinkansen bullet train. A half day sightseeing JTB NZ Okayama & Kurashiki Original Tour, the tour includes Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter, Korakuen Garden and Ohara Museum. Departs for Hiroshima by bullet train.  
Accommodation in Hiroshimao for 2 night.

Day 7: Hiroshima Hiroshima BREAKFAST

Full day sightseeing tour of Hiroshima & Miyajima, board a train to Miyajimaguchi and visit Miyajima Island / Itsukushima Shrine. Lunch on your own. Return to Hiroshima and visit the Peace Memorial Park/Atomic Bomb Dome.

Day 8: Hiroshima – Kyoto Kyoto BREAKFAST

Depart for Kyoto by Shinkansen Bullet Train.
Accommodation in Kyoto for 3 night.
Free at leisure after arrival in Kyoto.

Day 9: Kyoto Kyoto BREAKFAST LUNCH

Kyoto full day sight-seeing tour (JTB Kyoto & Nara 1 Day Tour). The tour includes Nijo Castle, Golden Pavilion, Kyoto Imperial Palace. Buffet-style lunch, Todaiji Temple, Kasuga Taisha Shrine and Nara Nagomi kan.

Day 10: Kyoto Kyoto BREAKFAST

Visit Cherry Blossom Dance (Miyako Odori) by local train. After Cherry Blossom Dance, free at leisure.

Day 11: Nagoya – Tokyo Tokyo BREAKFAST

Depart for Tokyo by Shinkansen bullet train. Afternoon: Free at leisure.
Accommodation in Tokyo for 1 night.

Day 12: Tokyo – Narita Airport Tokyo BREAKFAST

Tour finishes today and trains departs for Narita Airport with your Japan Rail Pass.


A considerable amount of walking is involved in sightseeing tour.
BREAKFAST Breakfast included: LUNCH Lunch included : DINNER Dinner included :
JTB does not discriminate against persons with disabilities. However, the locations visited during a JTB Fully Escorted Tour may involve a considerable amount of walking and climbing stairs. JTB recommends that travellers with disabilities be accompanied by their own assistant, capable of providing all necessary assistance. JTB Fully Escorted Tours do not include special assistance to participants with disabilities. JTB reserves the right to refuse participation in Fully Escorted Tours if it considers that such participation is reasonably likely to impose an unjustifiable hardship on JTB or its personnel. Alternatively, JTB would be pleased to organise Independent Tours for travellers with special needs.


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