8 Day Best of Japan Tour Package

Visits Tokyo, Mount Fuji, Kyoto, Osaka, NaraStarts in TokyoAvailable Every day - varies seasonallyClick on 'check availability' to view the calendar
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Are you ready to discover the heart and soul of Japan? With our 8 Day Best of Japan Tour Package, you’ll be immersed in the vibrant energy and culture of Tokyo, Mount Fuji, Kyoto, Osaka, and Nara. From the Senso-ji Temple to the bustling Tsukiji Fish Market, Japan’s capital city will enchant you with its flavors and architecture. Reach Mount Fuji and marvel at the iconic beauty stretching out before you. Explore Kyoto’s wonders, like the Kinkaku-ji Temple and Arashiyama Bamboo Forest. Experience the dreamy allure of Nara, from its nature to its sacred temple. Taste incredible foods in the Gion district and be blown away by Osaka’s magical castle and centuries-old charm.

If you have a week to explore Japan, our 8 Day Best of Japan Tour Package is made for you! Let this journey be your gateway to Japan’s rich culture, traditions, and cuisine, creating memories that will last a lifetime. See Tokyo, Mount Fuji, Kyoto, Nara, and Osaka in ways you never could have imagined. Book your package tour today and embark on your next great adventure with us!

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8 Day Best of Japan Tour Package Highlights

  1. Uncover Tokyo’s gems – from the Senso-ji Temple to the Imperial Palace Gardens
  2. Enjoy the expertise of local tour guides as you wander across Japan
  3. Reach the breathtaking Mount Fuji and marvel at the surrounding beauty
  4. Tour the iconic Arakura-Fuji Sengen Shrine overlooking Mount Fuji
  5. Indulge in the local flavors of Kyoto with a 10-course meal and tour the Gion district
  6. Uncover the wonders of the iconic Arashiyama Bamboo Forest
  7. Visit the vibrant and ancient sites of Osaka and Nara
  8. Unwind in incredible hotels in Tokyo and Kyoto, known for their top-rated service
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8 Day Best of Japan Tour Package Itinerary

Day 1 - Arrival in Tokyo
  • Optional airport transfer is available
  • Overnight in Tokyo
Day 2 - Tokyo
  • Visit the Meiji Jingu Shrine - the most famous Shinto shrine (Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday)
  • Tour the beautiful Imperial Palace gardens and architecture
  • Visit the famous Senso-ji Temple and explore the Odaiba district
  • Enjoy an authentic Asakusa Uji Matcha experience and take a Symphony Cruise along Tokyo Bay (Monday, Wednesday & Friday)
  • Visit the Hamarikyu Gardens (Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday)
  • Visit Tokyo Tower and enjoy city views from the observation deck
  • Overnight in Tokyo
Day 3 - Mount Fuji & Lake Kawaguchi
  • Pick up from Tokyo and head to Oishi Park
  • Enjoy views of Lake Kawaguchi & Mount Fuji
  • Visit Arakura-Fuji Sengen Shrine
  • Reach the 5th Station for epic views of Mount Fuji
  • Admire the local wildlife from Oshino Hakkai’s natural ponds
  • Overnight Tokyo
Day 4 - Tsukiji Fish Market & food tasting
  • Visit a 300-year-old Buddhist temple and learn about ancient traditions
  • Explore the bustling Tsukiji Fish Market Sample from a range of fresh seafood, like sashimi bowls and bite-sized treats
  • Ride up to a secret observatory deck and view the market and city skyline from above
  • Overnight Tokyo
Day 5 - Transfer to Kyoto by bullet train + explore Kyoto in the evening
  • Head to Kyoto by bullet train
  • Enter Gion - the geisha district known for its culture and traditional tea houses
  • Stroll through the local streets and admire the architecture
  • Explore the Shirakawa neighborhood, savoring a special treat along the way
  • Conclude the walking tour with a 10-course Kaiseki meal, experiencing authentic flavors Overnight in Kyoto
Day 6 - Kyoto & Nara
  • Visit the world-famous Arashiyama Bamboo Forest
  • Enjoy free time + lunch break
  • See Kinkaku-ji Temple's golden architecture and outdoor pond
  • Arrive in Nara and explore Nara Park
  • Visit the sacred Todai-ji Temple
  • Overnight in Kyoto
Day 7 - Osaka
  • Reach Osaka from Kyoto Station
  • Meet your guide and explore Namba & Dotonbori - the neon district
  • See Hozenji, a small Buddhist temple
  • Discover the Kuromon Market – dating back to over 200 years
  • Experience Shinsekai, the retro district
  • See Osaka Castle – a 16th-century marvel
  • Discover the shopping street of Shinsaibashi and buy souvenirs
  • See Tsutenkaku, Osaka’s “Tokyo Tower”
  • Head back to Kyoto by train
  • Overnight in Kyoto
Day 8 - Departure
  • Optional transfers to Kansai Airport (KIX) or Tokyo city center are available
NB - all timings on 8 Day Best of Japan Tour Package are approximate
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Pricing

Includes
All touring and accommodation
Handpicked expert tour guide
Shinkansen Train from Tokyo to Kyoto
Tokyo: Entrance fees to Tokyo Tower Main Deck & Tokyo Bay Cruise (on selected days), lunch
Tsukiji Fish Market: 2-3 food tastings, Seafood lunch
Kyoto Food Tour: 10 course dinner, 1 drink, green tea & dessert
Osaka: Train Kyoto-Osaka-Kyoto
Excludes
Anything not mentioned above
Airport transfers (optional)
Transfers between hotels & train stations
Kyoto & Nara: Entrance fees
Personal travel insurance
Gratuities
Essential Information
Each day of this tour package will be led by a local guide who opitimizes Tourist Japan's values: to provide you with an authentic, passion-filled tour.
Tokyo Tour: Some tour activities vary based on day: On Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, or Saturday, you will visit the Meiji Shrine and see the Hamarikyu Gardens On Monday, Wednesday, or Friday - you will enjoy an authentic Uji Matcha experience and cruise along Tokyo Bay (subject to weather conditions)
Choose your own hotel from our hand-picked selection during the booking process.
The order of the days is subject to change so that we can optimize your itinerary to provide the best experience.
During the booking process, it's possible to add extra nights of accommodation before or after the tour package
Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions and/or food allergies
Cancellation Policy
The train tickets are non refundable