Day 1 Tokyo
Arrive at Narita Airport and take a shuttle bus to check-in to our hotel. The rest of the day is free to explore Tokyo.
Day 2 Tokyo
Spend half the day sight-seeing, visiting landmarks such as the Tokyo Tower Observatory, Imperial Palace Plaza, Asakusa Kannon Temple and Nakamise Shopping Arcade. Later, we will drive through Ueno and eventually disembark at either Akihabara or Tokyo Station.
Day 3 Tokyo - Mt. Fuji-Hakone (L)
Take a deluxe motor coach to the foot of Mt. Fuji, where we will begin our drive up Japan's highest mountain to enjoy a spectacular view. Later, you will have a Japanese-style lunch. In the afternoon, we will proceed to Hakone for a boat ride on Lake Ashi.
Day 4 Hakone-Nagoya (L)
Today we travel to Nagoya. Upon arrival, you will visit Nagoya Castle and Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology. You will spend the night in the city.
Day 5 Ise-Toba-Kyoto (L)
Today, visit Ise Jingu Shrine and Okage Yokocho. You'll finish the day by visiting the Ama Huts before traveling to Kyoto, formerly the imperial capital of Japan.
Day 6 Kyoto-Nara-Kyoto (L)
This is a full-day Kyoto and Nara tour, where you will visit Nijo Castle, Kinkauji Golden Pavilion, and the Imperial Palace. After lunch, we transfer ahead to Nara, the oldest city in Japan, making sure to visit Todaiji Temple. Later, you will explore Kasuga Taisha Shrine and Nara Nagomikan.
Day 7 Kyoto
This is a free day for you to explore Kyoto.
Day 8 Kyoto-Osaka-USA
You then have one last day to spend at your leisure before we escort you to the airport for your flight back home or onto your next destination.