Japan Family - Essence of the Orient Overview

Enjoy a taste of the orient on this remarkable family adventure in Japan. From dazzling cities and majestic mountains to bullet trains and cooking classes, this is a Japanese holiday all the family will savour.

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $3,645
      CAD $3,690
      AUD $3,835
      EUR €2,670
      GBP £2,295
      NZD $4,545
      ZAR R34,900
      CHF FR3,290
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Trip Map


Trip Validity

  • 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31

Explore family-friendly Japan, a modern land with ancient traditions

Grab the family and embark of an intriguing exploration of Japan. From ancient emperors to technological gizmos, Japan is a flurry of contradiction and excitement. Partake in a calligraphy lesson, hold a tune at a karaoke bar, swim in hot springs, visit a volcanic valley and explore the old temples of an imperial family. Allow Intrepid to take care of the finer details while you and your family enjoy a world of sushi, geishas, high-speed trains and sumo wrestling, alongside a local expert.

  • Be dazzled by Tokyo’s neon lights
  • Watch manga comics being made in Akihabara
  • Learn how to write your name in Japanese
  • Be treated to a sushi breakfast
  • Behold Mt Fuji's mist-shrouded peak
  • Speed through the country by bullet train
  • Spot geishas drifting through the Gion district
  • Check out the goods on display in the Nishiki-Koji Market

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Tokyo, Japan
  • Finish:

    Kyoto, Japan
  • Group size:

    Min 2 , Max 16
  • Ages:

    Min 5
  • Meals:

    10 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 5 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Hotel (8 nts), Ryokan (2 nts)
  • Transport:

    Cable car, Taxi, Train, Train (bullet), Tram
  • Included activities:

    Hakone - Cable car, Hakone - Cultural Centre/School visit, Hakone - Onsen (hot spring bath), Hakone - Scenic walk, Kyoto - Arashiyama sightseeing, Kyoto - Fushimi Inari 10,000 Gate Shrine, Kyoto - Gion district walk, Kyoto - Guided bike ride, Kyoto - Hikone Castle, Kyoto - Nanzenji Temple, Kyoto - Nishiki-Koji Market, Kyoto - Shosei Strolling Garden, Tokyo - Depachika visit, Tokyo - Ghibli Animation Studio visit, Tokyo - Japanese & Calligraphy lesson, Tokyo - Metropolitan Government Building, Tokyo - Okonomiyaki dinner, Tokyo - Sony Showroom, Tokyo - Sumo Stable visit, Tokyo - Tsukiji Fish Market & Sushi breakfast

  • Notes:

    1. Please note that these trips are for adults and children travelling together and there must be at least one child under 18 with you 2. Minimum age for children on this trip is 5 years old 3. A discount of 10% applies on this trip to children 11 or younger at the time of travel

  • Total price from

    USD $3,645
    CAD $3,690
    AUD $3,835
    EUR €2,670
    GBP £2,295
    NZD $4,545
    ZAR R34,900
    CHF FR3,290
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $331
    CAD $335
    AUD $348
    EUR €242
    GBP £208
    NZD $413
    ZAR R3,172
    CHF FR299
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Japan Family - Essence of the Orient Summary

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Days 1-4 Tokyo

Tokyo is a dynamic, modern hub, the thriving capital of an ancient land. Contradictions are everywhere, as hi-tech gadgetry and neon lights play an integral part in the lives of a population steeped in tradition.

Days 5-6 Hakone

The picturesque lakeside region of Hakone is a wonderland of stunning mountain panoramas and relaxing outdoor onsen (hot spring baths).

Days 7-11 Kyoto

Magnificent temples, stunning gardens and gorgeous geishas abound in Kyoto, the ancient heart of Japan's unique culture.
    • 11
    • CJFP
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $3,645
      CAD $3,690
      AUD $3,835
      EUR €2,670
      GBP £2,295
      NZD $4,545
      ZAR R34,900
      CHF FR3,290
      *
    •  
       
       
       
       
    •  
       
       
       
       
    • Explorer, Family
    • Original
Book