18-to-Thirtysomethings: Japan on a Shoestring Tokyo to Kyoto (AJTK)
Countries Visited: Japan Excellent value, amazing prices, quality experiences Simple and clean hotels, guesthouses and hostels chosen for location and character Affordable public and private transport for maximum cultural interaction Plenty of optional activities tailored to your interests and budget
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Basic
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 16, avg 14.
Meals Included: No meals included
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Explore lively Tokyo, spend a night in a traditional ryokan, travel to culturally-rich Kyoto
Get a taste of both old and new Japan with this six-day tour. We've kept it simple with an itinerary of the countrys most iconic cities. Experience everything from the bustling energy of Tokyo's city centre to the rolling countryside of Takayama. And don't forget Kyoto, a city of peaceful gardens and stunning temples. This trip is a quick and affordable one, so you can tack on more time to go deeper into Japan. Because after this tour, we know youll want to.
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|Offer valid through 3/31/2018|
|Day 1||Tokyo||Day 1 Tokyo|
We highly recommend booking pre-accommodation to fully experience this metropolis. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Tokyo||Day 2 Tokyo|
Get your bearings with an orientation walk before enjoying free time to explore buzzing Tokyo. Opt to check out Yoyogi Park, Asakusa shrine, quirky Harajuku, Shibuya Crossing, or explore the citys myriad shops and cafEs. Included Activities: Orientation Walk
|Day 3||Takayama||Day 3 Tokyo/Takayama|
Travel to picturesque Takayama and take in the quaint streets of the old town - lined with sake breweries and craft shops - on a CEO-led orientation walk. Enjoy the rest of the day to explore the area. In the evening, kick back and relax in a traditional ryokan - complete with tatami floors and an onsen bath. Included Activities: Takayama Orientation Walk Transport: Bullet train (4.00 hour(s))
|Day 4||Kyoto||Day 4 Takayama/Kyoto|
Board a train to Japans imperial capital. Arrive in Kyoto and spend the rest of the day discovering this historic city. In the evening, opt to pick up a local brew and chill out riverside or check out one of Kyotos many bars. Transport: Bullet train (3.50-4.00 hours)
|Day 5||Kyoto||Day 5 Kyoto|
Explore this culturally-rich city with a free day. Opt to visit some of Kyotos beautiful temples, participate in a tea ceremony, or take a calligraphy class. Enjoy a final night out with the group.
|Day 6||Kyoto||Day 6 Kyoto|
Depart at any time. We highly recommend booking post-accommodation to fully experience this iconic city. Included Activities: Departure Day
Local Flights: N/A
Dossier Disclaimer:The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.