Japan Grand Route 12 Days

Japan Grand Route 12days

-You can cover must see,famous and  iconic places in Japan and more!-

If you are the first time traveler to Japan, this tour is the ideal to get know Japanese most popular places called “Golden Route”.

In addition, you can visit world famous farm house in Shirakawa Go to see Japanese traditional life style.

It’s included most famous hot springs in Hakone; you will take a cruise on Lake Ashi, then ride over the volcanic Hakone mountains on the Mt. Komagatake ropeway.


Then you will visit Matsumoto Castle, a unique black castle and an important national treasure.
It was built during the Warring States period in 16th century and has been upgraded with more turrets and adjacent buildings throughout the centuries.

The reflection of the castle’s majestic figure in the water of the surrounding moat is stunning.

The historic village of Shirakawa-go and neighboring Gokayama, which are declared to UNESCO World Heritage site in 1995,  are the must-visit for guests looking to marvel at these world-famous gassho-zukuri houses.

Kyoto is former capital of Japan and for more than a thousand years the center of traditional Japanese culture.You will explore many temples and famous Japanese gardens there.

And you can take a many kinds of experiences like Samurai warrior, Maiko dancer and Kimono traditional Japanese dress experiences etc…

You will see and feel the deep Japanese tradition and cultures during the tour.

High Lights

Tokyo, Fuji-Hakone, Matsumoto castle, Shirakawa go, Kyoto, Nara, Osaka
  • Enjoy prime Japan sightseeing locations
  • Feel relaxed with a well-organized itinerary
  • See Shirakawa-go, the best preserved farm village in Japan
  • See the fantastic Matsumoto Castle, an important national treasure
  • Feel comfortable at Kyoto Hotel accommodations
  • Feel secure with an English-speaking tour guide

Model itinerary

Day1| Arrival Tokyo

Arrival at Narita International Airport / Pick-up at arrival hall by our staff / Check-in and free-time

Day2| West Tokyo Walking Tour

Yasukuni / Imperial Palace & East Gardens / Akihabara / Metropolitan Tower Observatory

Day3| East Tokyo Walking Tour

Tsukiji Fish Market / Hama Rikyu / River cruise to Asakusa Port / Asakusa Kanon Temple and
Nakamise Shopping Street

Day4|Fuji-Hakone Tour

Proceed to Hakone by minivan / Ride the Komagatake Ropeway and see views of Mt. Fuji /Take a scenic boat cruise around Lake Ashi / Hakone Shrine / Check-in at ryokan in Hakone

Day5| Free Day at Tokyo

You can ask us to organize your favorite day trip around Tokyo also

Day6| Matsumoto Tour

Matsumoto Castle / Kaichi School Museum / Nakamachi / After tour proceed to Takayama by highway bus

Day7| Shirakawa-go and Takayama Walking Tour

Ride the Hakone Ropeway and see views of Mt. Fuji / Owakudani, / Take a scenic boat cruise around Lake Ashi

Day8|Kyoto Walking Tour

Kinkakuji Temple / Nijo Castle/ Nishiki Market, known as “Kyoto’s Kitchen”/ Gion / Heian Shrine

Day9|Fushimi & Uji Tour

Fushimi Inari Shrine / Fushimi Sake District / Byodoin / Tea Experience at Taihoan

Day10|Free Day at Kyoto

You can ask us to organize your favorite day trip around kyoto also

Day11|Osaka Tour

Transfer to Osaka by bullet train / Osaka Castle / Shin Sekai / Dotombori / Kuromon Ichiba

Day12|Nara Tour – Kansai International Airport

Todaiji / Kasuga Taisha / Nara Park / Transfer to Kansai Airport

***End of the tour***

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Included in the Price
  • Accommodation: 11nights with daily breakfast
  • Dinner at ryokan (Day 4)
  • Transportation: As per itinerary
  • Admission fees
  • Guide (You can request us any kinds of languages)
  • Tax
Not Included in the Price
  • Flight tickets
  • Single room supply
  • Service not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal expence
  • Tips