Highlights of Japan: Tokyo to Kyoto
- Duration: 10 or 13 days
- Group size: 15-35
- Reviews: 79
The traditional tea ceremony is the embodiment of Japanese hospitality, representing harmony, respect, purity, and tranquility. You’ll experience this Zen aesthetic every day of your tour—and not only while drinking tea. Uncover ancient temples alongside futuristic cityscapes and witness how Japan’s art, architecture, and day-to-day culture continue to reflect its time-honored philosophies.
- 8 nights in handpicked hotels
- 8 breakfasts
- 3 dinners
- 1 lunch
- 8 guided sightseeing tours
- Meiji Shrine
- Mount Fuji
- Lake Ashi
- Hakone Open-Air Museum
- High-speed bullet train ride
This is a trip of a lifetime. Our Guide, JUNKO, was very knowledgeable & patient, when needed. My roommate & I chose to stay on in Japan for 5 additional days in Osaka. Japan is such a marvelous modern country and the people are so polite & helpful. Would recommend this trip with GO-AHEAD to all.
Our Tour Director, Junko I. , made this a perfect tour! Her organizational skills were outstanding. The only optional that I did not take was the Sushing Making at the beginning of the tour. Enjoyed the other options. Liked the experience of using pubic transportation. A highlight of tour was ...
This without a doubt was one of the best tours we have taken with Go Ahead. The food was challenging, but interesting. The hotels were fine. Being on the island off Tokyo was not a problem as transportation there is wonderful. We were fortunate to see Mt Fuji on a clear day. The Hakone Open-Air Mus...
Another amazing Go Ahead Tour! From the magnificent views of Tokyo from the hotel to the hustle and bustle of Kyoto's main train station; from the views of Mt. Fuji in Hakone to the uprising of Hiroshima, Japan is a fantastic country of tremendous energy and vibe. Our tour guide loves her country an...
I really enjoyed my trip to Japan with Go Ahead tours. I found the website to be user friendly, and the trip was nothing short of amazing. There was only one hotel that I didn't care for and that was the hotel in Osaka. The meals were great, and Miyoko Wada was an excellent tour guide.
Here's the nitty-gritty—where you’ll stay, how you’ll get there, and what to know about your destination before you go.
We handpick every hotel to strike the balance of comfort, location, and local charm. Specific accommodations will vary based on your departure date, but these are frequently used hotels for this tour and we're confident you'll be satisfied.
This comfortable hotel is located on Odaiba Island, Tokyo. Guests enjoy a fitness center, restaurant, and room service. Nearby, you'll find Pallete To...
This scenic hotel is located in the Sengoku-hara Highlands in Hakone. Guests enjoy a hot spring, a spa, and a karaoke lounge. Nearby, you’ll find Hako...
This well-located hotel is located in Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto. Guests enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant, and spa. Nearby, you'll find Kyoto Gyoen National Garde...
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