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Shogun Trail JS

Visiting: Japan
Tour Duration 13 Days
  • Bullet train and Mt Fuji
  • Golden Pavilion, Kyoto
  • Senso-ji, Asakusa, Tokyo
  • Barrels of Sake, Meiji Jingu, Harajuku
  • Hiroshima Peace Park
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Pace: Moderate
  • Tour Comfort: Standard
 

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Japan Adventure

This action-packed journey by high-speed railway covers all of Japan's iconic sights. We explore Tokyo's neon-lit streets, take a cable car to view Mount Fuji and discover Kyoto's tranquil temples. Travelling off the normal tourist trail, we visit the site of the world's first atomic attack at Hiroshima and uncover the country's rural charm with a boat trip to Hirado Island.

Tour Highlights

  • Tokyo - Explore the neon bright Capital city, gateway to Japan
  • Bullet Train - Experience comfortable rail travel at an average speed of 164 mph
  • Kyoto - See the traditional side of Japan, stunning temples, immaculate zen gardens and geisha
  • Hiroshima - Reflect at the site of the world's first atomic attack
  • Hirado - Take a boat trip around the peaceful, unspoilt 99 islands

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour in Tokyo

  • 2
    Walking tour through Tokyo's shrines and gardens

  • 3
    Free day in Tokyo or optional excursion to Kamakura

  • 4
    Boat ride on Lake Ashi; transfer to Hakone

  • 5
    Bullet train to Kyoto; explore the Geisha district

  • 6
    Free time to visit Kyoto's temples and zen gardens

  • 7
    At leisure in Kyoto

  • 8
    Reflect at Hiroshima Peace Park; train to Nagasaki

  • 9
    Take a walk though Dejima, Nagasaki's Dutch quarter

  • 10
    Train and ferry ride to Hirado Island

  • 11
    Full day to explore Hirado and Ikitsuki Islands

  • 12
    Sail among the '99 Islands' then travel to Fukuoka

  • 13
    Tour ends in Fukuoka

Tour notes

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Customer rating

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Included meals 12 0 4
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
Bus, Train, Boat
Accommodation
9 nights Standard Hotel
3 nights Simple Guesthouse
Tour Staff
Explore Tour Leader
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16