Unexplored Scenic Regions and World Heritage Sites: Ise jingu, Kumano Kodo, Kumano Sanzan, Dorokyo Gorge, Koyasan

Highlights

Enjoy beautiful world heritage sites, unexplored regions, sacred sites and stunning views in Kii Peninsula in 3 days! Sightseeing 1. Visit Ise-jingu Shrine, the land of the spiritual homeland of Japanese people. Pay a visit to both the Geku Shrine and the Naiku Shrine. Visit Sengukan Museum to learn more history. 2. Visit all three shrines of Kumano Sanzan: Hayatama-taisha, Nachi-taisha, and Hongu-taisha. 3. Nachi Falls is one of the three famous waterfalls in Japan. The 133m waterfall is overwhelming. 4. Visit a scenic hidden spot, the Dorokyo Gorge, by a jet boat (approx. 30 mins ride) 5. Yamabiko Bridge: The secret area of Oku-Kumano. View the nature from the bridge over Dorokyo Gorge. Visit Club Tourism exclusive spot Zuishin-in Temple in Mt. Koya is a place opened just for Club Tourism customers. Make a special visit to the Yakushi Nyorai Statue, the Medicine Buddha, which cannot be seen usually. Special meals ・Dinner on Day-1: buffet including famous tuna, a specialty of Nanki area ・Lunch on Day-2: Kumano beef ・Dinner on Day-2: salt-grilled ayu from Kii area Stay 2 nights at the secluded hot spring hotels ranked A (second highest by our company standards) in Oku-Kumano. ・Day-1: Nanki Katsuura Onsen・Hotel Urashima, Nisshokan or Nagisakan【A-rank】【5-star hotel】 ・Day-2: Kawayu Onsen・Sansuikan Kawayu Midoriya【A-rank】 [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" (3-5 years old) - Bus seats and accommodation facility usage fee only. ※Meals, JR seats and bedding are not included. If needed, please apply as a Child. [Important] *Regarding Kawayu Midoriya on Day-2: there is an open-air bath located on the river bed, and in case if rainfall continues for 2-3 days you will not be able to take a bath. (Big public bath are available indoors.) Depending on the weather conditions, whether the open-air bath is available or not will be revealed on the tour day. *Dorokyo sightseeing boat may be suspended due to rain or bad weather conditions. *Cruise can be cancelled due to bad weather on the tour day or the day before. In such a case the group boarding fare will be refunded and the tour itinerary may have to be changed including some omissions of sightseeing places. *Sengukan Museum may be closed suddenly due to events at Ise Shrine. In that case the visit will be omitted and the entrance fee JPY 200 will be refunded. *A Japanese-speaking guide is included at some sightseeing spots. Although the tour conductor can speak English or Chinese, they are not an interpreter for the guide. *Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended. *Depending on the road conditions on the day, the order of the itinerary may change. *This tour is operated with a mixture of Japanese and foreign guests. However a staff member will give you the basic information, such as meeting place and time at each stop in English or Chinese, although they won't give you detailed information on the places visited. *Seat allocations for Shinkansen trains: Due to seating arrangements, even if you booked the tour as a group or a pair, your seats may not be close to each other. *Please be aware that some ingredients, especially seafood, may change depending on the catch and stock availability. *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 (Lunch Box)
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Tokyo Station (Depart 7:26~7:57) [Shinkansen "Kodama", green car] Mikawa-Anjo Station Ise-jingu Geku Shrine (Visit the shrine and Sengukan Museum / approx. 60 minutes) Ise-jingu Naiku Shrine (Visit / approx. 120 mins) Katsuura Tourist Pier [Ferry] Nanki Katsuura Onsen (Overnight) *Relax in the famous hot spring bath "Bokido Cave" with a view of the open sea. Enjoy onsen hopping inside the building, too.

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Nanki Katsuura Onsen [Ferry] Katsuura Tourist Pier Kumano Kodo・Daimon-zaka slope (Walk along the old road covered with moss / approx. 20 mins) Nachi Falls (Visit / approx. 20 mins) Kumano Nachi Taisha (Visit ①) Seigantoji Temple (Visit ② / ①+② total approx. 60 mins) Kumano Hayatama Taisha (Stroll / approx. 20 mins) Shiko (Lunch / approx. 40 mins) Kogawaguchi (Dorokyo Gorge water-jet boat / approx. 30 mins) Tado Oku-Kumano・Yamabiko Bridge (Visit / approx. 10 mins) Kumano Hongu Taisha (Visit③) Oyunohara (Visit ④ / ③+④ total approx. 40 mins) Kawayu Onsen (Overnight) *Stay overnight at the secret hot spring in Oku-Kumano. The open-air bath in the nature is superb.

Day 3
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Kawayu Onsen Koyasan・Okunoin (Visit / approx. 90 mins) Zuishin-in Temple (Make a special visit to the secret Buddha) Danjo Garan・Konpon Daito Pagoda (Visit / approx. 20 mins) Nagoya Station [Shinkansen "Hikari"] Tokyo Station (Arrive 20:40~22:12)



location Tokyo

Detail

Departure place

Tokyo

Meeting Time

-

Destination

Mie, Wakayama

Language
  • English

  • Chinese (Mandarin)

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

25 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
The prices may vary depending on number of participants and other conditions.