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Priceless Tokyo & Kyoto Spectacular Tour Package

A Private Japan Tour – Tokyo & Kyoto

7 Days / 6 Nights – Tour Code (PTK)

Land Only – Departs Daily

Private Tokyo, Kyoto, Nara Tour - Japan Vacation


At last, personalized service in Japan without the exorbitant price. This meticulously crafted itinerary boasts a unique opportunity to create your very own version of Japan that is exclusively yours, maximizing your Japan vacation experience to the absolute fullest in just seven days. Accompanied by your very own private guide, you’ll explore, sample and immerse in Japan’s myriad of alluring sights, sensational cuisines and timeless culture that are simply irresistible.

Starting with Tokyo, one of the most vibrant and modern cities in the world, we soak up this electrifying cityscape of contrasts: between the old and the new, the traditional and modern that makes Tokyo an exciting place for travelers to visit the world over. With your private guide as your co-pilot, we explore Tokyo’s fantastic sights via its vast transportation system that boasts an experience in and of itself. Visit the world-famous Tsukiji Fish Market, a vibrant locals market lined with sushi stalls featuring the day’s freshest catch; Sensoji Temple and its colorful Nakamise shopping street; the architectural marvel of the awe-inspiring Tokyo SkyTree, the Sacred Meiji Shrine, plus a chance to broaden your culinary repertoire with a fun-filled Sushi-making lesson.

Next, fasten your seatbelts on an exhilarating ride aboard the Shinkansen (Bullet Train) to Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan for more than a thousand years forever known for its history and culture, casting an image of Old Japan with accented by ancient Buddhist temples, stunning palaces and beautiful classical gardens. Here, visit the city revered landmark on foot and by bicycle including Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion), Arashiyama Bamboo Grove and the famed Gion District.

From Tokyo’s ultra-modern skyscrapers to Kawagoe’s Kurazukuri houses; Asakusa’s colorful shopping arcade to Tsukiji’s mouth-watering sushi-stalls and street food stands; Roppongi’s bustling nightlife to Gion’s serene alleyways. They’re all here. Your most unforgettable Japan vacation awaits.


TOUR OVERVIEW

TOUR INCLUDES:

  • 6 nights Deluxe Hotel Accommodations of your choice
  • Hotel American Breakfasts Daily
  • One way bullet train ride between Tokyo and Kyoto
  • Private Sightseeing by private guide utilizing public transportation
  • Separate baggage transfer (1 pc/person) between Tokyo and Kyoto

TOKYO (3 nights)

  • 3 nights at Grand Nikko Hotel Daiba |ANA InterContinental Tokyo (Package A) OR Cerulean Tower Hotel (Package B)
  • Full day private tour of Tokyo including Sushi-making Lesson
  • One way Bullet Train Ride between Hakone & Kyoto
  • Airport transfers by reserved private taxi upon arrival

KYOTO (3 nights)

  • 3 nights at Hotel Okura or Royal Park Hotel (Package A) | Hyatt Regency Kyoto (Package B)
  • Half day walking tour visiting Nijo Castle, Gion District and Nishiki (a.k.a Kyoto’s Kitchen)
  • Half day private bicycle tour visiting Golden Pavilion, Arashiyama (Bamboo Forest) and Ryoan temple (Rock Garden)
  • Airport transfers to Osaka Airport (Itami or Kansai) by shared shuttle van

Mt. Fuji, Private Hakone Tour

Mt. Fuji, Hakone


Private Kyoto Tour, Nara

Toji Monks, Kyoto

TOUR ITINERARY

Day 1 Arrive Tokyo 
Upon arrival at Narita Airport, be met and transferred to your hotel by reserved private taxi for your next 3 nights’ accommodations.

Day 2 Tokyo
Today, enjoy a full day walking tour of Tokyo accompanied by your private guide (using public transportation). Visits include Tsukiji Outer Fish Market, the revered Meiji Shrine, Asakusa Kannon Temple and its colorful Nakamise Shopping Arcade, and the awe-inspiring Tokyo SkyTree, the highest self standing tower in the world. In addition, enjoy a fabulous Sushi or Tempura making lesson where you will prepare your very own Japanese Lunch. (B,L)

Day 3 Tokyo
Full day free at leisure to explore Tokyo on your own. (B)

Day 4 Tokyo / Kyoto
Transfer to Shinagawa or Tokyo Station on your own by taxi or local train and board your Shinkansen (bullet train) for Kyoto. Upon arrival, be met at the train platform and commence an afternoon tour of Kyoto. Visits include Nijo Castle, Gion District and the tantalizing Nishiki Market also known as Kyoto’s Kitchen. Check-in at your hotel for your next 3 nights’ accommodations. (B)

***Note: your bags will be picked up at your hotel’s bell stand and delivered to your hotel in Kyoto the same day.

Day 5 Kyoto
This morning, enjoy an invigorating biked ride through several of Kyoto’s famous sights. Your tour includes visits to the Golden pavilion, which is the most famous tourist spot; Ryoan temple, home of the most famous rock garden; and Arashiyama famed for its bamboo forest. At the end of the tour, you will make your way back to Kyoto by local train on your own. Balance of the afternoon at leisure. (B)

Day 6 Kyoto
Full day free at leisure to relax and explore Kyoto and nearby attractions (Nara, Osaka, Himeji, etc.). Optional tours to Lake Biwa, Nara Ancient Capital and Osaka are available upon request. (B)

Day 7 Return Home
Transfer to the Kansai or Itami Airport in Osaka by shuttle van for your departure flight home. (B)

****END OF PROGRAM****

 

PRICE CHART

2017 Price Chart (Prices Valid Thru December 20, 2017)
 Daily Departure Twin Sharing Single Supplement
January – February A 2,905 925
B 3,175 1,155
March* A 3,025 1,015
B 3,275 1,275
April* A 3,025 1,015
B 3,395 1,435
May A 3,175 1,015
B 3,275 1,325
June – September A 2,845 925
B 3,275 1,295
October A 2,975 975
B 3,325 1,375
November* A 3,095 1,295
B 3,395 1,445
December* A 2,975 975
B 3,245 1,145
Tour requires minimum of 2 passengers to operate



ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Prices are per person, based on double occupancy and minimum of 2 passengers
  • Price includes entrance fees, hotel taxes & service charges
  • Price excludes all airfares, personal expenses, beverages during included lunches
  • Tour commences in Tokyo and ends in Kyoto.
  • Sightseeing utilizes public transportation with services of English-speaking guides on private basis
  • Tour prices are based on travel completing within the above said period. Due to hotel rate differences, proration of tour price may be required for travel spanning two calendar months. Contact us for details.
  • Peak Season Surcharge for stays in Kyoto applies for the following:
    • Hotel Okura: Add $80 per person/night to APRIL/NOVEMBER price for stays between Mar.26-Apr.16; Nov. 12-Dec.3, 2016
    • Hyatt Regency: Add $40 per person/night to APRIL/NOVEMBER price for stays between Mar.20-Apr.9. 1-15; Nov. 19-Dec.10, 2016
    • Blackout dates apply during Japan Golden Week (Apr. 29-May 6), December Holiday period and other Japan National holidays
  • All hotels and land services are subject to availability at time of reservation

ACCOMMODATIONS

Grand Nikko Tokyo Tour Package

Tokyo – Grand Nikko Daiba Hotel

Tokyo - ANA Intercontinental Hotel

Tokyo – ANA Intercontinental Hotel

Tokyo Cerulean Tower Tokyu Hotel

Tokyo Cerulean Tower Tokyu Hotel

Kyoto Royal Park Hotel

Kyoto – Royal Park Hotel

Kyoto - Hotel Okura

Kyoto – Hotel Okura

Kyoto - Hyatt Regency

Kyoto – Hyatt Regency


HIGHLIGHTS

  • Private Tokyo Tour including a visit to the world famous Tsukiji Fish Market & Imperial Palace East Garden Tempura or Sushi Making Culinary Lesson
  • Half day Kyoto walking tour visiting Nijo Castle, Gion District & Nishiki Market
  • Half day Bicycle Tour of Kyoto featuring Arashiyama Bamboo Forest

Price Starting From: $2,905


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TESTIMONIALS

“The guides were punctual, friendly, and knowledgeable. The hotels were all conveniently located near the subway station. Overall it was a memorable trip for our family and we would highly recommend Explorient to anyone..”

Kenji & Fanny A. - California

April 2011 (Japan)