Spring Discovery in Kanto Japan 8D5N

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Highlights

Seasonal Scenery:
Cherry blossom viewing at Rikugien Japanese Garden, Akagi Nanmen Sembon Sakura Park, Kotokuin Temple “Great Buddha”, Tsurugaoka Hashimangu Shrine

Unique Experience:
Nagatoro Cruise, Strawberry Picking, Ashio Copper Mine (Trolley riding & Walking)

Sightseeing & Shopping Experience
Kawagoe Old Town, Fukiware Water Falls, Kusatsu Onsen Town, Oni Oshidashi En Lava Park, Nikko Toshogu Shrine, Kegon Falls & Lake Chuzenji, Komachi Street, Minatomirai

Hotel /Ryokan Stays:
03 nights authentic Japanese Onsen/Ryokan/Hotel at Ikaho Onsen, Kusatsu Onsen & Yunishigawa Onsen. 02 nights centrally located hotel in Tokyo

Details

Departure date
28 Mar, 30 Mar 2019
Tour length
8 days 5 nights
Visit
Tokyo, Kawagoe, Nagatoro, Ikaho, Onsen, Numata, Kusatsu, Onsen, Nikko, Yunishigawa, Onsen, Kamakura, Yokohama
Tour guide
Experienced Trilingual Guide
From S$ 3,988*

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 ---

Singapore – Tokyo 新加坡 -東京
Assemble at Changi Airport for Check in

JL036 SIN-HND 2225-0555

 

Day 2 On boardLD

Haneda – Tokyo – Kawagoe – Nagatoro – Ikaho Onsen 羽田 -東京 - 川越 - 長瀞 - 伊香保温泉
Fukuichi or similar / Japanese room

Upon arrival, transfer to Tokyo city. First stop will visit Rikugien Japanese Garden (六義園) ✿ where you can enjoy the cherry blossoms. Next, visit Kawagoe (川越). Take a leisure stroll through the old town, you’ll feel as if you’ve travelled back in time to ancient Edo. Enjoy your lunch [Pork Cutlet set] at a local restaurant. After lunch, transfer to Nagatoro. Take the Nagatoro River Cruise(長瀞遊覧船) (40min). Ride a boat handled by a skilled boatman and view the gergous valley while cruising down powerful rapids and gentle currents. Finally, transfer to Ikaho Onsen (伊香保温泉) for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy the Japanese Kaiseki dinner at the hotel.
 

Day 3 BLD

Ikaho Onsen – Numata – Kusatsu Onsen 伊香保温泉 -沼田 -草津温泉
Hotel Sakurai or similar / Japanese room

After breakfast, transfer to Numata fruit farm for Strawberry Picking. After that, transfer to this dynamic waterfall surrounded by beautiful scenery – Fukiware Water Falls (吹割の滝). Next, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Sukiyaki Udon]. Then, transfer to Kusatsu Onsen. Stroll around at Kusatsu Onsen Town (草津温泉) on your own leisure. A hot spring town for the “Yubatake” – a centre attraction with gushing steam waters. Tonight, enjoy the Japanese set dinner at the hotel.

 
Image: Fukiware Water Falls©Yasufumi Nishi©JNTO

Day 4 BLD

Kusatsu Onsen – Ashio – Yunishigawa Onsen 草津温泉 -足尾- 湯西川温泉
Irodoi Yukashiki Hanatohana or similar / Japanese room

After breakfast, visit Oni Oshidashi En Lava Park (鬼押出し園). The largest Place of Scenic Beauty for the Asama Highlands created from lava rock of Mt. Asama. Transfer to Maebashi. Lunch is a Pork Shabu-Shabu set at a local restaurant. Then, visit Akagi Nanmen Sembon Sakura Park (赤城南門セムボンさくらパーク)✿. The most famous and popular cherry blossom viewing spot in Gunma. Transfer to Ashio, visit Ashio Copper Mine (足尾銅山) that prospered for more than 400 years. You can stroll around in the mine and also enjoy the ride on trolley trains that run along the valleys. Tonight, enjoy your dinner at the hotel.
 

Day 5 BLD

Yunishigawa Onsen – Nikko – Tokyo 湯西川温泉 -日光 -東京
Shibuya Stream Excel Hotel Tokyu or similar / Western room

After breakfast, we visit the UNESCO World Heritage site – Nikko Toshogu Shrine (日光東照宮), one of the most famous shrine in Japan before heading to Kegon Falls (華厳の滝) and Chuzenji Lake (中禅寺湖). Next, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Rainbow trout cuisine]. After lunch, transfer to Tokyo City for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner at a local restaurant [Beef Shabu-Shabu all you can eat].
 
Image: Nikko Toshogu Shrine©Yasufumi Nishi© JNTO [UNESCO]

Day 6 Bxx

Tokyo – Kamakura – Yokohama – Tokyo 東京 - 鎌倉 - 横浜 -東京
Shibuya Stream Excel Hotel Tokyu or similar / Western room

After breakfast, transfer to Kamakura where you will visit the Kotokuin Temple (高徳院)✿. The temple is renowned for its “Great Buddha” (鎌倉大仏), a monumental outdoor bronze statue of Amida Buddha, which is one of the most famous icons of Japan. Next, visit Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine (鶴岡八幡宮)✿. The 800-year-old shrine that is the heart of Kamakura. Stroll around at Kamakura Komachi Street (鎌倉小町通り), a peculiar strip of modernity in the center of an ancient city, where trendy boutiques and gourmet cuisine. Lunch is on your own during free and easy time. Next, transfer to Yokohama. Visit Minatomirai (みなとみらい). With a convenient central location, lots of open space, and plenty to eat, see, and do at Minato Mirai area Finally, transfer back to Tokyo city and enjoy your own dinner during free and easy time.

Day 7 Bxx

Tokyo – Singapore 東京 – 新加坡

After breakfast at the hotel, free at your own leisure until departure.

Bid farewell to Japan this morning as we depart for Singapore. We hope that you have enjoyed this vacation with JTB and we look forward to helping you create your next perfect moments, always!

Day 8 ---

Singapore 新加坡
N.A.

Arrive at Singapore

 

Please refer to Spring Discovery in Kanto Japan 8D5N flyer for Itinerary B (30 Mar Departure).

 

• All the photos are for illustration purposes only
• The itinerary is subject to change due to weather condition
• Meals indicated are for reference only and subject to change
• Flight schedule is subject to change
• Sakura viewing locations are depending on weather conditions


28 & 30 Mar 2019 (15-20 pax)
From S$ 4,188*
28 & 30 Mar 2019 (21pax & above)
From S$ 3,988*

Tax & Fuel Surcharge: $S 245* (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.
  • Accommodation is based on twin-sharing basis.
  • Triple sharing rooms’ size might be similar to Twin rooms'(Twin bed + 1 extra bed)
  • Activities available are subject to weather conditions.
  • Package price does not include the associated taxes and surcharges.
  • Guide and driver service fee of JPY 800 per day adult/childd) is applicable.
  • Please approach our travel consultants for more details and other terms and conditions.


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