Cherry Blossom Tour 2017 [Tokyo, Mt. Fuji and Hakone, Kyoto, Nara]

Product Code: JCBAT
From £ 2,903 /pp

[Assisted] 9 days

This assisted tour will allow you to fully enjoy beautiful cherry blossoms as you visit Japan's iconic sites and locations.
From modern skyscrapers to ancient temples, a variety of experiences awaits you - ride the world-famous Bullet Train, walk down the streets of traditional Kyoto, submerge yourself in the steaming natural waters and enjoy traditional multi course dinner in Hakone and many more. You'll be fascinated by the country's distinctive blend of carefully guarded tradition and cutting-edge modernity with an experience that you will remember for years.
We've included a few free days in the tour for you to relax and explore at your own pace. Though you have a choice of various optional tours and cultural activities over those days to make the most of your time in Japan.

Contact us for special offers on flights.

Included in this tour:

☑ Accommodations based on 2 people sharing a twin/double room

☑ The hotels in this tour are well located 3-4 star hotels

☑ Transportation services listed in the itinerary

☑ Meals listed in the itinerary

☑ Full-day tours of Tokyo, Mt Fuji and Hakone, Kyoto and Nara

☑ Half-day tour of Kyoto

☑ Schedule is subject to change due to traffic, weather of any unforeseen circumstances

☑ Please note that there is no assurance of viewing the cherry blossoms as the peak date varies each year depending on weather conditions


25 March
29 March 
02 April
Depart UK airport for Tokyo (flights are not included)
26 March
30 March 
03 April
Upon arrival at Narita or Haneda Airport, driver holding a name board will be waiting for you in the arrivals area. Please note that you may need to wait for a short time while other passengers are collected. Proceed to your accommodation by shared taxi. .
Stay in Tokyo (Akasaka Excel Hotel)
27 March
31 March 
04 April
You will be picked up for a full-day guided tour of Tokyo by coach. During the tour, you will visit Chidorigafuchi, moat of Imperial Palace, with over 260 cherry trees of different species, take Sumida River boat cruise from Hinode Pier to Asakusa, visit Asakusa Sensoji Temple and Nakamise Shopping street. After lunch, visit Ueno Park for cherry blossom viewing (about 1,200 trees)
In the evening, enjoy welcome dinner at the local restaurant in Tokyo.
Stay in Tokyo (Akasaka Excel Hotel)
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
28 March
01 Apr 
05 April
Free time in Tokyo. Day tours and cultural activities are available. Please ask us for it!
Stay in Tokyo (Akasaka Excel Hotel)
29 March
02 Apr 
06 April
Please pack an overnight bag for Hakone, leave a suitcase at the reception to be delivered to the hotel in Kyoto.
You will be picked up from your hotel for a full-day guided tour of Hakone and Mt. Fuji by coach. During the tour you will visit Mt. Fuji 5th Station (**If the road is still icy or there is snow, we will visit Lake Kawaguchi area). After lunch, enjoy a cruise on Lake Ashi from Sekisho-ato to Kojiri pier, then visit Owakudani Valley and take a ride on Hakone Ropeway. You will arrive in Hakone Yumoto hot spring resort, please enjoy your dinner and the spa facility at the ryokan. 
Stay in Hakone (Hotel Kajikaso)
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
30 March
03 Apr 
07 April
Make your way to Hakone Yumoto station on foot with an English-speaking guide. (takes around 5 min).
Travel on the local Odakyu line to Odawara station and on arrival transfer to the JR line. Board the Bullet Train bound for Kyoto, your guide will bid you farewell. Enjoy a bento lunch box on the bullet train. Upon arrival at Kyoto station, you will be met by your Kyoto based guide and start an afternoon tour of Kyoto by taxi or private coach. You will visit Nijo Castle, Kiyomizu Temple and Ninen-Sannenzaka shopping street.
Stay in Kyoto (Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto)
Breakfast Lunch
31 March
04 Apr 
08 April
You will be picked up from your accommodation for a Kyoto and Nara full-day tour including Kinkakuji Temple, Ryoanji Temple, Todaiji Temple, Nara Park, Kasuga Taisha Shrine. You will arrive back at your accommodation.
Stay in Kyoto (Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto)
Breakfast Lunch
01 April
05 Apr 
09 April
Free time in Kyoto. Day tours and cultural activities are available optionally.
Stay in Kyoto (Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto)
02 April
06 Apr 
10 April
Free time in Kyoto. Enjoy dinner and maiko (apprentice geisha) dance performance in the evening.
Stay in Kyoto (Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto)
Breakfast Dinner
03 April
07 Apr 
11 April

You will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to airport by shared taxi.
Depart Osaka by your own arrangements.

Find out more about the cherry blossom culture in Japan!


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