Japan: 10-Day Tour with Mt. Fuji Bullet Train, UNESCO Sites & Cherry Blossom Dates Available
Delight in the ancient customs and traditions of Nara and Kyoto, the history of Hiroshima, and the neon-lit, futuristic cityscapes of Osaka and Tokyo on this 10-day tour of Japan's most iconic sights. Take a once-in-a-lifetime journey through stunning landscapes — from Shinto shrines to wartime ruins to glistening islands with free-roaming deer — and enjoy a Shinkansen bullet train experience en route to the snowcapped majesty of Mt. Fuji.Visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Himeji Castle and learn about the nuclear devastation of Hiroshima, home to the haunting A-Dome. See the surreal 'floating' Itsukushima Shrine on Miyajima Island and visit the world-famous Nara Park, both filled with tame Sika deer. Take a stroll through time as you're immersed in the beauty of Kyoto's Golden Pavilion and the surreal Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, before an overnight stay in Mt. Fuji, with the opportunity to experience a traditional onsen.Take in the delightful natural scenery with a tranquil Lake Ashi cruise and visit Mt. Fuji's fifth station — where you can see the mountain at its finest (weather dependent), before free time to explore Tokyo's eclectic nightlife, vibrant cafés and bustling streets.**Your tour includes:**- Nine nights of premium accommodation, including one night at the base of Mt. Fuji at HOTEL MYSTAYS Fuji Onsen Resort or similar- Daily breakfast with select dining experiences throughout, including a guided beer tasting at one of Japan's most famous breweries- Free time in Hiroshima with visits to the Peace Memorial Park and Atomic Bomb Museum- Visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Himeji Castle — one of Japan's most beautiful feudal castles- Roundtrip ferry ride to Miyajima Island to see the iconic 'floating' Itsukushima Shrine- Nara Park exploration with Todaiji Temple and tame Sika deer- Admire the ancient Niji Castle, a former residence of the Tokugawa Shogunate- Marvel at Kyoto's Kinkakuji (Golden Pavilion) and the soaring Arashiyama Bamboo Forest- A Shinkansen bullet train experience from Kyoto to Mt. Fuji- Ascend to Mt. Fuji's fifth station and enjoy a Lake Ashi cruise- Free time to discover Tokyo at your leisure- The services of an expert guide throughout your journey- All sightseeing and entrance fees per itinerary- Dedicated air-conditioned coach transportation, including roundtrip airport transfers**Your journey takes you to: Osaka — Himeji — Hiroshima — Miyajima Island — Nara — Kyoto — Mt. Fuji — Tokyo.****Cherry blossom dates available:** See Japan through a pink-hued lens with dates available during the ephemeral cherry blossom season — there's no experience quite like it.**Book with 100% Confidence:** Right up until 60 days before departure you can enjoy unlimited, free date changes, or cancel and get a 100% credit to use at Luxury Escapes for any other Limited Time Lux Exclusive accommodation, tour or cruise offer. Excludes flights, see the Fine Print for details.Furthermore, if you are unable to travel on your tour as a result of Government travel restrictions, even right up to the day of departure, Luxury Escapes will assist you with a date change. We can also provide you with a credit or refund for your booking (less any non-recoverable costs). See below for full terms and conditions.