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Blue Festival in North Central Japan 7D6N


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Highlights

Seasonal Scenery:
Sakura Lavender Land “Lavender Festival” , Hitachi Seaside Park “Lavender & Various Flowers”, Tambara Lavender Park “Lavender”, Karuizawa Lake Garden “Various Flowers”, Hydrangea Hill at Ogikubo Park “Hydrangea”

Unique Experiences:
Cherry Picking (30min)

Sightseeing & Shopping Experiences:
Naritasan Shinshoji Temple, Ryujin Suspension Bridge, Fukuroda Waterfalls, Toshogu Shrine, Kusatsu Onsen (Yumomi Show), Karuizawa Prince Shopping Plaza, Kawagoe Old Town

Special Gourmet Delights:
Sumptuous Japanese multi-course dinner Japanese Kaiseki or buffet in Ryokans/Hotels, local delights at local restaurants


Hotel/Ryokan Stays:
03-nights authentic Japanese Onsen/Ryokan/Hotel at Nikko, Kusatsu Onsen & Isobe Onsen. 03-nights centrally located hotel in Urayasu, Oarai & Tokyo

Details

Departure date
5 JUL 2020, 12 JUL 2020
Tour length
7 days 6 nights
Visit
Urayasu, Sakura, Narita, Hitachi, Oarai, Fukuroda, Nikko, Numata, Kusatsu Onsen, Karuizawa, Isobe Onsen, Maebashi, Kawagoe, Tokyo
Tour guide
Experienced Trilingual Guide
From S$ 3,788*

Our WOW! Promises


Right group size for Quality Travel (<= 30 passengers)

Experienced Trilingual Guide (English, Mandarin, Japanese) Accompanying the entire tour

Premium Selection of Hotels & Ryokan (with onsen)

Organized & Well-paced itinerary

Comfortable big coaches

Authentic Japanese gourmet food & Cultural experiences

Day 1 -On BoardD

Singapore – Tokyo – Urayasu 新加坡–東京 - 浦安
Oriental Hotel Tokyo Bay Hotel / Western room

SQ632 SIN-HND 0800-1555

Upon arrival at the Haneda Airport, coach transfer to Tokyo city and have a dinner [Japanese Kaiseki Course] at a local restaurant. Finally, transfer to the hotel for check in.

Day 2 BLD

Urayasu – Sakura – Narita – Hitachi – Oarai 浦安 - 佐倉 - 成田 - 日立 - 大洗
Oarai Hotel / Japanese room

This morning, let’s start your day at Sakura Lavender Land “Lavender Festival”. A farm that you can see lavender which is just in seasons! After that, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Grilled Eel with Rice]. After lunch, visit Naritasan Shinshoji Temple (成田山新勝寺), a large and highly popular Buddhist temple in Narita City, not far from Narita Airport. Next, transfer to Hitachi City and visit Hitachi Seaside Park (ひたち海浜公園) ✿. A wide variety of seasonal flower gardens that offers visitors the chance to enjoy spectacular displays of seasonal flowers year-round. Finally, transfer to Oarai City for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner [Japanese Kaiseki] at the hotel.

Day 3 BLD

Oarai – Fukuroda – Nikko 大洗 - 袋田 - 日光
Nikko Kanaya Hotel / Western room

After breakfast, visit Ryujin Suspension Bridge, the longest bridge on the main Honshu island, arching across the sky with an impressive symbol of a dragon on it and enjoy the spectacular view of a huge valley. Next, visit Fukuroda Waterfalls in Ibaraki Prefecture, known as one of the three most beautiful falls in Japan. After that, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Shamo “Gamefowl” Rice Bowl Set]. After lunch, transfer to Nikko and visit the Toshogu Shrine (東照宮), enshrines the most famous samurai leader Tokugawa Ieyasu. Do not miss the symbol of peace “Sleeping Cat”, and the “Three Monkeys” with the “see no evil, hear no evil and speak no evil” poses! At the end of the day, transfer to the hotel for check in. Tonight, your dinner [Western Course] will be served at the hotel.

Day 4 BLD

Nikko – Numata – Kusatsu Onsen 日光 - 沼田 - 草津温泉
Kusatsu Now Resort Hotel / Western room ♨️

This morning, the Strawberry orchard is waiting for you. Enjoy Cherry Picking (30min) which is just in season! After that, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Udon with Japanese Set]. After lunch, proceed to Tambara Lavender park “Lavender”, the largest lavender field in the Kanto area. There is a wide variety of lavenders and various flowers that bloom throughout the flowering season, so no matter when you visit you’ll be able to enjoy the beautiful scenery. Finally, transfer to Kusatsu Onsen for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner [Buffet] at the hotel.

Day 5 B-D

Kusatsu Onsen – Karuizawa – Isobe Onsen 草津温泉 - 軽井沢 - 磯部温泉
Hotel Isobe Garden / Japanese room ♨️

This morning, stroll around and enjoy yourself with the Yumomi Show during your free time at Kusatsu Onsen town. Thereafter, transfer to Karuizawa and visit Japan’s largest outlet mall, Karuizawa Prince Shopping Plaza. This shopping mall has about 240 shops its broad premises that used. Lunch will be under your own expense at the shopping plaza. After shopping, visit Karuizawa Lake Garden “Various Flowers”. A garden in which the beautiful landscape of Karuizawa and colourful flowers come to life. There are eight gardens in the waterside garden resort you can choose to relax in. Finally, transfer to Isobe Onsen for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner [Japanese Kaiseki] at the hotel.

Day 6 BL-

Isobe Onsen – Maebashi – Kawagoe – Tokyo 磯部温泉 - 前橋 - 川越 - 東京
Keio Plaza Hotel / Western room

After breakfast, transfer to Maebashi and visit Hydrangea Hill at Ogikubo Park “Hydrangea”. Ogikubo Park located on the southern foot of Mt. Akagi-yama. You will see around 16,000 hydrangeas in ten varieties in full bloom from mid-June through early July. This afternoon, lunch [Local Speciality “Sweet Potato” Set] will be served at a local restaurant. After that, visit Kawagoe Old Town (川越). Its main street, lined with Kurazukuri (clay-walled warehouse-styled) buildings, retains an ambiance reminiscent of an old town from the Edo Period and allows you to imagine the streets from past centuries. Finally, transfer to Tokyo city for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your own dinner in Tokyo city.

Day 7 B--

Tokyo – Singapore 東京 - 新加坡
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SQ633 HND-SIN 1705-2305

After breakfast at the hotel, free at your own leisure until departure.
Bid farewell to Tokyo as we proceed to the airport and take a flight back to Singapore. We hope that you have enjoyed this vacation with JTB and we look forward to helping you create your next perfect moments, always!


5 Jul 2020 (15-20 pax)
From S$ 3,888*
5 Jul 2020 (21pax & above)
From S$ 3,788*
12 Jul 2020 (15-20 pax)
From S$ 3,888*
12 Jul 2020 (21pax & above)
From S$ 3,788*

Tax & Fuel Surcharge: $S 110** (Subject to changes)  


This tour package is subject to change without prior notice.
Minimum 15 persons are required to form a group. A Tour Manager will be with the group for the entire tour.
Triple-sharing rooms’ size might be similar to Twin rooms’ (Twin bed + 1 extra bed).
Accommodation is based on twin-sharing basis.
Activities available are subject to weather conditions.
Package price does not include the associated taxes and surcharges.
Guide and driver service fee of JPY800 per day (adult/child) is applicable.
Please approach our travel consultants for more details and other terms and conditions.


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