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Best of Japan in 7 Days
- Private tour with local licensed guide
- Comfortable hotels in central areas
- Spanish guide available upon request
- Fully customizable itinerary
Welcome to Japan! This 7-day trip is dedicated to those who would like to see the highlights of Japan but do not have the time to plan their own itinerary. We will take you to the most indispensable places so you can still experience the wonders of this extraordinary country.
Visit the must-see spots in Tokyo, then travel to Kyoto and encounter its historical, peaceful places, including the bamboo forest of Arashiyama and several of the most important temples. You will also take a side-trip to Nara where you can meet Japan's famous miniature deer. On this week-long trip, you will see why Japan is such a special country, with its marvelous food, picturesque cities, and wonderful culture!
- 6 nights accommodation in 4-star hotel with breakfast
- English or Spanish speaking guide on tours
- Airport transfer on first and last day
- Assistant ready to welcome you at the airport
- Transport fees included
- Entrance fees included
- Pocket wifi rental (USD 80 for 7 days)
Example Trip to customize
Welcome to Japan!
Welcome to Tokyo, land of samurais and geishas!
Our guide assistant will be waiting for you at the airport to give you the warmest welcome to Japan, and will accompany you to your hotel for check-in so you feel at ease in a limousine bus.
You can use the rest of your day to rest from your flight or to walk around the hotel area if you want to familiarize yourself with the neighborhood. The choice is yours!
Discover Amazing Tokyo!
This morning you will enjoy a guided tour of Tokyo. First, head to Asakusa, one of the oldest and most traditional spots of the city! We'll walk through a street full of old stores and history, where you will be able to buy the most memorable souvenirs, and then visit the temple!
We will continue our tour to the Shinjuku Tokyo Government Building, where we will enjoy a panoramic view of Tokyo from a height of 202 meters above the ground! If we are lucky, we will be able to see Mt. Fuji, making it perfect for a commemoration picture!
Next, we will head to Meiji Shrine, one of Japan's most popular shrines, and enjoy a stroll through the park that leads to its entrance, until we arrive to the impressive shrine grounds, built in 1920 and rebuilt after the war.
Later, set off on your own exploration to two popular neighborhoods: Shibuya and Harajuku.
Start Your Day at the World's Most Famous Fish Market
Your Tokyo exploration continues today, starting at one of the most emblematic areas of the capital, the Tsukiji Fish Market. Although you won't be able to witness the tuna auction, you can still stroll through its outer market and marvel at their fresh fish and all the stores and restaurants in the area.
After this visit you will head to Ginza, Tokyo's most famous shopping district. Here you will find many high-end boutiques and enjoy the atmosphere of the capital's top upmarket district.
Next, you'll head to Akihabara, Tokyo's otaku and electronic district. Here we can see how youngsters spend their days at karaoke bars or maid cafes and see all the stores with their seasonal anime, something you can only see in Japan!
Journey to the Enchanting City of Kyoto
Today you will ride the Shinkansen high speed train to Kyoto, Japan's old capital! Head to Tokyo station in the morning on your own, where you will take the bullet train to Kyoto, enjoying Japan's fastest train while travelling across the country!
After arriving in Kyoto, drop your luggage off at your hotel before setting off on an exploration of this beautiful city.
Join your local guide and head to Sanju-Sangendo, a temple famous for its 1000 Kannon statues. Continue to Higashiyama, one of Japan's most famous traditional neighborhoods where it seems that time has stopped. After enjoying the feeling of old Japan in the area, we will head to the Gion area, Kyoto's famous geisha district.
Encounter the Miniature Deer of Nara
We'll begin a new day in Kyoto by going to its neighboring city, Nara. We'll start by visiting Todaiji and admire the Great Buddha, one of the biggest Buddha statues ever built.
After admiring the solemn temple, we'll continue to Nara Park, famous for its wild deer that roam free. You can try feeding them crackers, but be careful, Nara deers are wild animals and can be aggressive around food.
Later, we'll make our way to the Kasuga Taisha, one of Japan's most important Shinto shrines.
We'll finish our day by visiting Fushimi Inari, one of the key touristic places in Kyoto with its many red toriis (gates) lined up along the trail up the mountain, perfect for a memorable picture.
See Kyoto's Bamboo Forest and Golden Temple
On your last day in Kyoto join your guide for an excursion to the Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, a stunningly beautiful and tranquil area of the city.
After walking through the forest, we will head to Kinkaku-ji, the golden pavilion. As the name suggest, it is a pavilion whose two top floors are covered in gold leaf. It is surrounded by a lake, and its reflection in the water leaves visitors in awe. Finally, we will head to Ryoanji, a famous temple where you will be able to admire its zen aura while you contemplate its renowned rock garden.
The rest of the day is yours to spend at your leisure in this magnificent Japanese city.
The time has come to say goodbye to Japan. You will board the bullet train in the morning towards Tokyo, where you will board another train to the airport to catch your flight back home. We hope you enjoyed your stay in Japan! We will always be waiting for you with open arms, so come back to visit whenever you want!