The Wider Kanto Route “Around Tokyo" - World Heritage Sites Nikko Toshogu Shrine & The National Museum of Western Art

Highlights

1. Participate on this tour for a special price usually available at over JPY30,000. 2. Visit two attractions on the outskirts of Tokyo that are registered on the UNESCO World Heritage List: Nikko Toshogu Shrine & The National Museum of Western Art. 3. Overnight plan with four meals included that explores Japan's food culture: Sano Ramen, sushi, tempura, Japanese soba noodles etc.) 4. Accommodation includes a hot spring (open-air bath) boasting water with skin beautifying properties. Enjoy the hotel which harmonizes with the surrounding nature. 5. Popular activities based on the season! A. August-September departures: See a wide range of flowers at Ashikaga Flower Park, where the Great wisteria is world famous. [For reference] About 1,500 shares of white, yellow, pink, red, purple and blue flowers watch luxurious tropical lily. The conditions of the flowers are dependent on the weather. Even if the flowers are not bloomed, or the peak viewing period has passed, the tour will still visit the park. B. October-November departures: Please enjoy the autumn leaves view at Ori-hime Park. C. February departures: Strawberry picking with all-you-can-eat for 30 mins. Tochigi's famous produce! 6. Tour around a sake brewery established in 1973. *Sake tasting restricted to customers aged 20 and over. 7. Three-hour stay at EDO Wonderland in Nikko, a theme park based on an Edo period village. Lunch is included in the time. [Note] You can dress up in clothes from the Edo period while wandering around the village to make the experience more authentic. To dress up as a normal Edo inhabitant, the JPY2,900 fee is included in the trip price. For other costumes (feudal lord, princess etc.) any difference, which can be anywhere between JPY1,000~JPY6,900, will be collected on the tour day. Please be aware that there is no refund available for customers who do not wear the clothing. 8. Travel by company tour bus equipped with Wi-Fi. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional Information] *Tour inclusions: Transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. None of these expenses will be refunded even if the participant does not use them for whatever reason. *Items not included: Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.) *Items included in “Infant Price”: bus seat, hotel and admission fees. [Attention] *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail. *The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day. *The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.

Itinerary

Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Shinjuku Washington Hotel (Meet 8:20) -- Ueno (Meet 9:20) -- The National Museum of Western Art【Visit/90 mins. The Main Building was designed by Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier, who made an invaluable contribution to the modern architectural movement. The building is registered on the World Heritage list as a designated Important Cultural Property】 -- Sano【Local specialty ramen for lunch/50 mins】 -- Ashikaga Flower Park (August-September)【Visit/60 mins】or Ori-hime park (October-November)【Visit/60 mins】or a Strawberry farm (February)【All-you-can-eat strawberries and picking/30 mins】 - Tonoike Sake Brewery【Visit & shopping/40 mins. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy a more slow-paced atmosphere at the brewery】 -- Mashiko【Scheduled check-in at the hotel from 17:00. Rest and relax in the open-air bath and look forward to dinner.】

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Mashiko (Depart 8:30) -- Nikko Toshogu Shrine【Visit/90 mins. Registered as a World Heritage Site under the 'Shrines and Temples of Nikko'. Enjoy the shrine's Yomeimon Gate, designated as a National Treasure, and the numerous sculptures and carvings.】 -- (11:50) Edo Wonderland Nikko Edomura (15:00)【Visit & lunch/3-hour stay. Go 400 years back in time to the Edo Period! Enjoy the entertainment inside the village. Lunch will be Japanese soba noodles.】 -- Ueno (Arrive 17:30) -- Shinjuku Station West Exit (Arrive 18:00)



location Shinjuku Washington Hotel 3F

Detail

Departure place

Shinjuku Washington Hotel 3F

Meeting Time

08:20 AM

Destination

Tochigi, Tokyo

Language
  • English

  • Chinese

Language Support

A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.

Minimum number of participants for operation

2 Person(s)

*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking

2 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition