Including indirect flight with Lufthanza / British Airways

Overview: Jet off to Japan and uncover a fascinating country that is steeped in a rich culture but a futuristic vision. You will spend 7-days travelling across the golden route of Osaka and Tokyo, where you will take in some of Japan’s most famous sights and sounds including a trip to see Mount Fuji, and Tokyo Tower Observatory. There will also be plenty of time to splash some cash at Gotemba Premium Outlet as well as Dotonbori and Shinsaibashi Shopping Street. No trip to Japan would be complete without a relaxing stroll through its serene gardens. And you will be wowed when you explore the iconic Arashiyama Japanese Garden & Bamboo Grove and Nara Deer Park. You will also enjoy the ride for your life at Tokyo Disney Resorts. The package includes accommodations, meals, transfers, as well as a meet and greet service.

 

Holiday Highlights:

  • Visit Universal City Walk
  • Trip to Tokyo Disney Resorts
  • Trip to Mount Fuji
  • Shopping at the Dotonbori and Shinsaibashi Shopping Street
  • Visit the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake Center
  • Visit Kobe Mosque
  • Explore Awaji Hanasajiki Garden
  • Trip to the Nara Deer Park
  • Travel to Tokyo by a bullet train
  • See the Imperial Palace Garden
  • Visit Tokyo Tower Observatory
  • Photo stop at Osaka Castle
  • Shop at Gotemba Premium Outlet

Itinerary:

Day 1 – Arrival and Osaka:

Start your journey through Japan when you arrive in Osaka which is filled with pretty riversides, architectural gems, energetic shopping districts and delicious restaurants.  You will be welcomed by our representative when you arrive at Kansai Airport before being transferred to Osaka on a chartered bus. You will first go on a tour of Osaka, which is Japan‘s third-largest city. You will start with a photo stop at Osaka Castle before heading to Osaka Mosque where you will have a chance to pray.  Next you will enjoy a delicious halal lunch, before visiting Universal City Walk. You will also have time to browse at the Dotonbori and Shinsaibashi Shopping Street before feasting on a halal dinner at a restaurant. Finally, check into your hotel and unwind.

 

Day 2 – Kobe:

Peel back the intriguing history of Kobe today when you embark

on a city tour. Your first stop will be at the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake Center. This museum was opened in 2002 to commemorate the tragic earthquake which killed 5,000 people and to educate visitors about earthquakes and disaster prevention.

Next, you will stop for lunch, before visiting Kobe Mosque where you will also have a chance to pray.  Then prepare to be amazed as you explore Awaji Hanasajiki Garden. You will enjoy walking around this open space, and gazing out onto a carpet of flowers. Be sure to pull out your camera and take stunning photos of your time here.

Finally, you will feast on a halal dinner at a restaurant, before returning back to your hotel in Osaka for a well-earned rest.

 

Day 3 – Neer Deer Park:

Get your camera ready to snap some unforgettable photos today.

This morning you will get up close to deers roaming free when you visit Nara Deer Park. See for yourself how the park is home to hundreds of freely roaming deer. The deers are surprisingly tame, although they can be aggressive if they think you will feed them. Deer crackers are for sale around the park, and some deer have learned to bow to visitors to ask to be fed. Next, you will visit Kyoto Mosque where you will also have a chance to pray, before heading to Nishijin Textile Kimono & Culture Center. Here you will learn about how kimonos are made and if you’re lucky, you’ll catch a kimono fashion show. You will also have an opportunity to pick up some souvenirs at the Kiyomizudera Sannenzaka Shopping Street, before heading back to your hotel in Osaka.

 

Day 4 – Tokyo:

Get ready to explore one of the most exciting cities in the Far East, when you travel to Tokyo by a bullet train. Once you step off, you will learn more about Tokyo, which effortlessly blends the past and future. You will first enjoy a photo stop at Tokyo Station and Imperial Palace Garden. Next, you will visit a local mosque to pray before lunch.  Then prepare to enjoy a unique view of the city when you travel up the Tokyo Tower Observatory. You will be wowed as you look up at this landmark which stands 333 meters high in the center of Tokyo. It is the world’s tallest, self-supported steel tower as well as being 13 meters taller than its model, the Eiffel Tower. It is also seen as a symbol of Japan’s post-war rebirth as a major economic power. Next you will visit the Shibuya Scramble Crosswalk, before feasting on a delicious dinner at a restaurant. Finally, check into your hotel and enjoy a good night’s sleep.

 

Day 5 – Tokyo Disney:

Gear up for a day of fun when you visit Tokyo Disney Resorts. You will start the day at your hotel where you will feast on a delicious breakfast. Then, you will head to the theme park which is based on the films produced by Walt Disney. It has entertained many people since it was opened in 1983 as the first Disney theme park outside of the United States. You will have the whole day to explore its seven themed lands and enjoys its many parades. You will also have lunch at the theme park, to refuel before enjoying more rides. If you’re lucky you can even take a selfie with Mickey Mouse and other famous Disney characters as they walk around the theme park. You will leave the park in the evening at 6pm for dinner at a local restaurant.

 

Day 6 – Lake Ashi & Gotemba:

Today, you will be enthralled by the beauty of Mount Fuji.  You will start the day with a scrumptious breakfast, before you will be transferred on a chartered bus to see Mount Fuji. You will be able to gaze out and view the wonder of Mount Fuji from Lake Yamanaka.

You will be awe-inspired by this active volcano, which even erupted in 1707. You will also have a chance to enjoy a cruise ride on the river. Bask in the crisp clean air as you feast on a delicious lunch. Next you will head to Gotemba Premium Outlet where you can shop until you drop. It is located at the base of Mount Fuji, not far from Hakone. The mall features over 200 stores along with a number of restaurants, a food court and a 50-meter-high ferris wheel. The stores are the outlets of internationally known brands in fashion, sports, food, household goods and electronics. The prices are not ridiculously cheap, but they are better on average than what you will find at regular retail shops in Japan. Finally, head to your hotel and unwind.

 

Day 7 –  Departure:

Wake up and enjoy a scrumptious breakfast on the final morning of your holiday. Your mind will no doubt be buzzing with the adventures you’ve encountered as you pack your bags. After check-out, you will go on a city tour of Tokyo before being transferred to Narita Airport to travel back home. If you would like to extend your stay or travel in a premium class, then please speak with our Travel Specialist who will be happy to assist you.


Accommodation:

Hotel Metropolitan Tokyo Ikebukuro –This hotel boasts a great location and is next to Ikebukuro Train Station, which offers easy transport links. The hotel features a spa, an indoor pool, 9 restaurants and free in-room wired internet.  The air-conditioned rooms at Hotel Metropolitan Ikebukuro all feature panoramic city views. Each room includes tea-making facilities and a flat-screen TV with cable channels and video on demand.

Hotel facilities & amenities:

  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Hot tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Fitness centre
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Shops (on site)
  • Heating
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Room facilities & amenities:
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • City views
  • Coffee & tea maker
  • Desk space
  • Telephone
  • Mini-bar
  • Room service

 

Hotel New Otani Osaka – This modern hotel sits right in front of Osaka Castle, and offers spacious rooms and 13 dining options. It boasts a swimming pool, a fitness centre and a tennis court – so there is plenty to keep guests occupied.  Free Wi-Fi connection is available throughout the property and JR Osaka-Jo Koen Train Station is only a 6-minute walk away – which means transport connection are easily available.

  • Hotel facilities & amenities:
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
  • Tennis court
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Private parking
  • Concierge service
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Daily maid service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Air conditioning
  • Shops (on site)
  • Car hire
  • Chapel/shrine
  • Gift shop
  • Safety deposit box
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Newspapers
  • Room service
  • Room facilities & amenities:
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • large windows with city or Osaka Castle views
  • Desk space
  • Coffee & tea maker
  • Mini-bar
  • Room service

RATE PER PERSON IN GBP FROM

GROUP SIZE PRICE IN 3* PRICE IN 4* sup
05 – 06 Pax £2933.00 £3108.00
07 – 08 Pax £2516.00 £2671.00
09 – 12 Pax £2282.00 £2203.00
13 – 15 Pax £2064.00 £2205.00
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT 20% on top of price per person


Tour Includes:

  • International Airfare
  • Hotel Accommodation
  • Full board halal meals (L/D) as per itinerary
  • Transportation (Chartered bus with professional driver) & Bullet Train fee
  • Guide fee
  • Airport pick-up & airport drop-off
  • Highway toll & parking & petrol
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • Transition fee

 

Tour Excludes:

  • Extra Meal Orders
  • Travel insurance
  • All expenses
  • Guide Tipping(Minimum JPY3,000 / Day / Group)
  • Driver Tipping(Minimum JPY3,000 / Day / Group)
  • Entrance fees for Option Tour