May day celebrations in Japan
May day celebrations in Japan (air)
The program of the tour: May day celebrations in Japan (air)
1 day. The beginning of the tour.
Departure from Kiev.
Day 2. A walk through Osaka.
Arrival in Osaka. Meeting with the guide at the airport. Transfer to the hotel. Evening: walk in the center of Osaka, a visit to the fish restaurants. Overnight in Osaka.
Day 3. Osaka castle, aquarium.
Breakfast. Tour of Osaka (the third largest city in Japan) visit: Osaka Castle (the garden where Sakura is already in bloom), aquarium “Kaiyukan” (one of the best collections of fish in the world), buildings “Umeda sky building” observation deck. Free time. Overnight in Osaka.
Day 4. Central and Eastern Kyoto.
Breakfast. Familiarity with Kyoto – the most beautiful city of Japan. Moving to Kyoto is the most beautiful city of Japan. Inspection of the Central part of Kyoto: Nijo castle, Imperial Palace, the observation deck tower (100 metres). Examination Eastern Kyoto: Higashiyama and Kiyomizudera temples(the area near the temple), temples, Ginkakuji, Sanjusangendo, Nanzenji, gion quarter. Return to the hotel. Overnight in Osaka.
Day 5. South and North of Kyoto.
Breakfast. Continue visiting Kyoto. Inspection southern Kyoto: Fushimi Inari Shrine (Shrine with an incredible amount of “torii” orange gate, located in a mountainous area). Northern Kyoto: Kinkakuji temple, Ninnaji. Return to Osaka. Overnight.
Day 6. Free time in Osaka or Kyoto. Inspection of the temples of Nara.
Breakfast. Free day in Osaka or Kyoto. Inspection of the temples in Nara.
Free day in Osaka or Kyoto (a city located 20 minutes ‘ drive from each other).
Excursion to Nara*. In Nara there are a large number of old temples, which attract tourists and pilgrims from Japan and around the world. It is believed that the mythical first Emperor of Japan Jimmu descended from heaven and came to Nara riding on a reindeer. Sacred deer in Nara are regarded as the descendants of that deer. Now around the temples and parks go deer fed tourists. Return to Osaka. Transfer by high-speed Shinkansen train in Tokyo. Accommodation at the hotel. Overnight in Tokyo.
Day 7. Free time in Tokyo. Park flowering Wisteria in Ashikaga.
Breakfast. Free day in Tokyo. Full day excursion to the Park of flowering Wisteria in Ashikaga*.
Day 8. Familiarity with Tokyo.
Breakfast. Sightseeing tour of Tokyo with visits to Tokyo city hall and observation deck; Asakusa district (Senso-JI temple and the shopping street Nakamise); a cruise on the river Sumida; Hamarikyu garden with a Cup of tea in the teahouse; Ginza shopping district; Imperial Palace Plaza in Tokyo. Overnight in Tokyo.
Day 9. Free time in Tokyo. The Tsukiji Market. Disneyland.
Breakfast. Free day in Tokyo. Early in the morning (leaving the hotel at 04:00): at will – visiting the wholesale Tsukiji fish market* with a giant tuna (free). Afternoon – perhaps visit Disneyland*, shopping area, Ueno zoo. Overnight in Tokyo.
Day 10. Free time in Tokyo. National Park Fuji Hakone.
Breakfast. Free day in Tokyo. Full-day excursion to the national Park Fuji Hakone* visiting: “great boiling Valley”, Owakudani; walk on the cable car over the Owakudani valley; a boat cruise on the mountain lake ASI; medieval outposts “Sakie”. The opportunity to do when the weather is nice unique photos of mount Fuji. Overnight
Day 11. Free time in Tokyo. The ancient city of kamakura and the port Yokohama.
Breakfast. Free day in Tokyo. The ancient city of kamakura and the port Yokohama.
Kamakura Excursion + Yokahama*.
Kamakura is one of the oldest cities in Japan. The town is set in forested mountains, on the shores of the Gulf. Inspection of the Buddha statue, Hasedera temples and Tsurugaoka Hachimangu.
Moving to Yokohama (the largest port in Japan) a Walk through Japan’s largest Chinatown, the Osanbashi pier, Sankeien Park, ascent to the observation deck of the Landmark Tower (the tallest building in Japan). Overnight in Tokyo.
Day 12. Free day in Tokyo. Nicco Park.
Breakfast. Free day in Tokyo. Nicco Park.
Excursion to Nicco Park* (“sunshine”) is one of the most beautiful places in the country, a religious centre of Buddhism and Shinto. Wood inspection station, bridge Cinque, Rinnoji of the temple, the toshogu Shrine svyatilischa. Return to the hotel. Transfer to the airport. Fly from Tokyo is Your city.
Day 13. The flight to Ukraine.
The tour price includes:
accommodation in two triple rooms in hotels 3 – 4*;
guide I. Majula along the route;
train tickets in Chinaksen;
basic tours mentioned in the program;
bus fare during main tours, if so equipped.