JAPAN WITH WISTERIA FESTIVAL & ALPINE ROUTE
Immerse yourself in the beauty of Japan with a tour that combines the enchanting Wisteria Festival and the breathtaking Alpine Route. Walk through enchanting tunnels adorned with vibrant wisteria blossoms, creating a truly magical atmosphere. Traverse the route using various modes of transportation, including cable cars and a tunnel trolley bus. Be prepared to witness the awe-inspiring Snow Walls, a highlight of this scenic route. Additionally, explore the other essence of Japan—a harmonious blend of cultural treasures and modern wonders.
Day 1: Mumbai - Tokyo (By Air)
Departure to Tokyo (9 May 11.35pm). On arrival at Narita International Airport at 6pm,complete all immigration formalities and proceed to the hotel.
Night stay at TOKYO
Day 2: Tokyo sightseeing
After breakfast Start your tour with the Sky Tree Tower, its a Broadcasting and ObservationTower (350 Mts) that became Japan’s Tallest structure in 2010. After lunch visit the Asakusa Sensoji Temple from outside, one of Tokyo’s most popular and colorful temples and the Nakamise shopping street within the temple Complex. In the evening proceed to Sumida Park and enjoy sunset cruise on the Tokyo Bay.
Night stay at TOKYO (BLD)
Day 3 : Tokyo sightseeing
After breakfast full day city tour of Tokyo. Start with a visit to the Ashikaga Flower Park which is the largest wisteria garden in Japan with over 350 wisteria trees in a park of 94000 sq.kms. The Wisteria bloom in various vibrant colors, creating a mesmerizing sight. Known for its stunning display, this park is a paradise for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts. Later visit the Team Labs Planets that creates artworks using Digital Technology.
Night stay at TOKYO. (BLD)
Day 4: Tokyo – Shizuoka (Hakone) – Numazu
After breakfast enjoy a city orientation tour that includes the Shibuya Crossing, the Diet (Parliament) building, Ginza and the Imperial Palace from the Outside. Later proceed to Gotemba. After lunch proceed to Togendai (45 kms) and take the Ropeway to Mt Hakone to visit Owakudani Boiling Valley, a volcanic valley with active Sulphur vents and hot springs. You will even get a spectacular view of Mt. Fuji on a clear day. Enjoy a Pirate cruise from Togendai to Hakonemachi ko.
Night stay at NUMAZU (BLD)
Day 5: Gotemba – Mt.Fuji & Hakone – Matsumoto
After breakfast departure to Mt.Fuji 5 th station (subject to weather conditions). Later proceed to Matsumoto. On the way visit Chureito Pagoda, a peace memorial & a popular destination in Fuji five Lakes area with Lake Yamanaka, the third highest lake of Japan. Check in to the hotel.
Night stay at MATSUMOTO.(BLD)
Day 6: Matsumoto – Alpine route – Toyama
After breakfast departure for breathtaking journey of Alpine Route through the Northern Japan Alps with packed lunch. After the action packed and exciting experience of Alpine route proceed to Toyama. Check in to the hotel.
Night stay at TOYAMA. (BLD)
Day 7: Toyama / Kanazawa – Shirakawa Go – Hiroshima
After breakfast departure to visit Shirakawa go, a small traditional village famous for its unique and extremely rare kind of architecture called Gassho Zukuri. It is located at the foot of Mt.Hakusan, one of Japan’s three Holy Mountains and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Proceed to visit Hida Takayama, Heritage town. After lunch visit the S.C Maglev museum. The museum seeks to educate visitors on the advances in high speed rail in Japan and displays a number of actual trains, including historic steam locomotives, world record setting experimental shinkansen (bullet train) and the latest magnetic levitating trains (Maglev). Later proceed to Nagoya station to experience the Bullet train ride to Hiroshima (1.30 hrs). Check in to the hotel.
Night stay at HIROSHIMA. (BLD)
Day 8: Hiroshima – Osaka
After breakfast experience the black history of Hiroshima. Start the tour with Atomic Bomb Dome, Cenotaph Memorial, Sakado Memorial, Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and Gandhi Statue (The bust was gifted by India to Hiroshima as a symbol of friendship & goodwill between India & Japan on the occasion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the city for the G7 summit). After lunch, proceed to Osaka. Enroute take a photo stop at Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, one of the worlds longest suspension bridges.
Night stay at OSAKA (BLD)
Day 9 : Osaka – Nara – Kyoto – Osaka
After breakfast departure to Kyoto. Visit the Bamboo groves & Togetsu Bridge. One of the most photographed places in Kyoto, the Bamboo groves showcases brilliant shades of greens and gold. It’s one of Kyotos most iconic sights. Later visit the Kinkaku ji, a famous Zen Buddhist temple in Kyoto. After lunch visit Fushimi Inari Taisha, the deity of good harvest and success in business.
Night stay at OSAKA. (BLD)
Day 10: Osaka - Kansai
After breakfast check out and enjoy an Orientation tour of Osaka. Visit the Osaka Castle, Umeda Sky building Observatory. After lunch enjoy shopping time in Dotonbori. After dinner proceed to Kansai.
Night stay at KANSAI (BLD)
Day 11: Kansai – Mumbai (By Air)
After breakfast departure to Kansai airport to board your flight back home. Tour concludes with Lifetime Colorful Memories.
|09 May – 20 May 2024
Tour Cost per Head
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|Tour Cost Advance
|75 days prior to the date of departure
|Rs 30000 Non refundable
|Between 60-75 days
|40 % of the tour cost
|Between 45-60 days
|60 % of the tour cost
|45 days & below
|As per cancellation policy of the airlines
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