The Wonders of Spring in Kanto Japan 8D5N


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Highlights

Seasonal Scenery:
Sakura viewing at Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, Odawara Castle Park (No entry to the castle), Nagatoro City, Sakura Trees Tunnel “Akagi Nammen Senbon Zakura”, The Biggest Buddha in the World “Ushiku Buddha”, Ashikaga Flower Park “Tulip”, Hitachi Seaside Park “Narcissus”

Unique experience:
Strawberry Picking, Daruma Painting Experience (45-60min)

Sightseeing & Shopping Experience:
Stroll at Komachi Dori Street, Lake Ashi Cruise, Hakone Ropeway, Ami Premium Outlets

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

Details

Departure date
28 Mar 2020
Tour length
8 days 5 nights
Visit
Kamakura, Oiso, Odawara, Hakone, Isawa Onsen, Nagatoro, Takasaki, Ikaho Onsen, Maebashi, Ashikaga, Mito, Hitachinaka, Ami, Ushiku, Tokyo
Tour guide
Experienced Trilingual Guide
From S$ 3,288*

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 新加坡
Assemble at Changi Airport for Check in

29 MAR JL038 SIN-HND 0215-0950

Day 2 On boardLD

Haneda - Kamakura – Oiso 羽田 - 鎌倉 - 大磯
Oiso Prince Hotel or similar / Western room ♨

Upon arrival at Haneda Airport, coach transfer to Kamakura. Have lunch at a local restaurant [Soba Noodle set]. After lunch, visit Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine (鶴岡八幡宮). The 800-year-old shrine that is the heart of Kamakura. Stroll at Komachi Dori 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. Thereafter, transfer to Oiso city for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner [Buffet] at the hotel.

Day 3 BLD

Oiso – Odawara – Hakone – Isawa Onsen 大磯 - 小田原 - 箱根 - 石和温泉
Hotel Kohakuen or similar / Japanese room ♨

This morning, start your day at Odawara Castle Park (小田原城) (No entry to the castle) – the most popular cherry blossom viewing spot in Odawara. This afternoon, you will have lunch at a local restaurant [Japanese set]. After lunch, transfer to Lake Ashi, where you can enjoy the scenery of Mt. Fuji and Lake Ashi by taking the Lake Ashi Cruise and also Hakone’s scenic panorama by taking Hakone Ropeway “Togendai-Owakudani”. Next, the Japanese orchard awaits you. Enjoy the Strawberry Picking (30min)  which is just in season! Finally, transfer to Isawa Onsen for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner [Japanese set] at the hotel.
Note: ** If Owakudani is closed due to volcano activity, visit Komagatake Ropeway instead.

Front Page (small) - Strawberry Picking Experience (Image Only)

Day 4 BLD

Isawa Onsen – Nagatoro – Takasaki – Ikaho Onsen 石和温泉 - 長瀞 - 高崎 - 伊香保温泉
Fukuichi or similar / Japanese room ♨

After breakfast, transfer to Nagatoro. Stroll around yourself at Nagatoro City. Nagatoro city is a small but scenic town and has beautiful natural landscapes due to being an area surrounded by mountains, and looks different during each season of the year. Next, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Mugitoro set]. After lunch, move on to Takasaki city and have a Daruma Painting Experience (45-60min). Thereafter, transfer to Ikaho Onsen town for hotel check in and enjoy your dinner [Japanese Kaiseki] at the hotel.

Day 4. Daruma Painting Experience (Image Only)

Day 5 BLD

Ikaho Onsen – Maebashi – Ashikaga – Mito 伊香保温泉 - 前橋 - 足利 - 水戸
President Hotel Mito or similar / Western room

After breakfast, transfer to Maebashi and visit Akagi Nammen Senbon Zakura (赤城南門セムボンさくらパーク). The largest Place of Scenic Beauty for the Asama Highlands created from lava rock of Mt. Asama. In spring, you will have a nice view of Sakura Trees Tunnel. This afternoon, you will have lunch at the Samurai restaurant [Japanese set]. After lunch, visit Ashikaga Flower Park (足利フラワーパーク) “Tulip”. There are hundreds of flowering plants and trees, each showing an enticing color. At the end of the day, transfer to Mito city for hotel check in and enjoy your dinner [Japanese Course] at the hotel.

Day 5. Akagi Nanmen Senbonzakura

Day 6 B--

Mito – Hitachinaka – Ami – Ushiku – Tokyo 水戸 - ひたちなか - 阿見 - 牛久 - 東京
Hotel Keihan Tsukiji Ginza Grande or similar / Western room

After breakfast, head to Hitachinaka and visit Hitachi Seaside Park  (ひたち海浜公園) “Narcissus”. A wide variety of seasonal flower gardens that offers visitors the chance to enjoy spectacular displays of seasonal flowers year-round. Thereafter, proceed to Ami Premium Outlets for shopping. Lunch is at your own expense during your free time at the outlets. After that, visit Ushiku Daibutsu (牛久大仏) at Ibaraki Prefecture where you will see the tallest Buddhist statue in the world at 120m. Finally, transfer to Tokyo city for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner during your own free & easy time in Tokyo.

Day 6. Hitachi Kaihin Park (narcissus)

Day 7 B--

Tokyo – Singapore 東京 - 新加坡
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03APR JL711 NRT-SIN 1755-0020

After breakfast, free at your own leisure until departure.

Bid farewell to Tokyo 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
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Arrive at Singapore

*All the photos are for illustration purposes only
* The itinerary is subject to change due to weather conditions
* Meals indicated are for reference only and subject to change
* Flight schedule is subject to change
* Sakura/Flower viewing location are dependent on weather conditions


28 Mar 2020 (15-20 pax)
From S$ 3,388*
28 Mar 2020 (21pax & above)
From S$ 3,288*

Tax & Fuel Surcharge: $S 265** (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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