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    TOUR CODE: JKA
    16 Days: Japan 9 Nights & Korea 5 Nights

    JAPAN: Tokyo, Lake Ashi Cruise, Hakone, Mt. Fuji, Shizuoka, Nagoya, Kyoto, Hiroshima (Bullet Train), Nara, Osaka
    KOREA: Busan, Gyeongju, Seoul

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    • 2024 Departure Dates: Sep 10, Oct 14, Nov 5
    • By Air Canada Non-Stop Flight
    Tour Features
    • Tour Leader from Canada
    • Guaranteed Departures
    • Air Canada Non-Stop Flight
    • Osaka to Busan by Air
    • Luxury Accomodaions
    • Special Farewell Dinner
    • One Free Bottled Water Daily
    • Tokyo Skytree Observation Tower
    • Free Group Photo in Skytree
    • Tokyo National Museum
    • Tsukiji Fish Market
    • Oshino Hakkai
    • Cruise on Lake Ashi
    • Hiroshima with Bullet Train
    • One Western Dinner
    • Japanese Souvenir
    • Seoul DMZ (Third Tunnel)
    • Gyeongju UNESCO Sites
    • Busan Gamcheon Culture Village
    • Haeundae Costal Train
    • The Painters Show (or Nanta)
    • Seoul Night Market Tour
    • Hanbok Experience
    • Korea Special Dinner
    • Korean Souvenir
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    Itinerary

    Day 1 - Hometown / Tokyo (Japan) ( YVR/NRT AC003 1305/1500+1)

    Fly with Air Canada to Vancouver from your hometown connecting Air Canada non-stop flight to Tokyo (Japan).  Start your worry-free vacation with our Canadian Tour Leader.

    Day 2 -Arrived Tokyo

    Cross the International Date Line and arrive in Tokyo. You will be greeted and transferred to the hotel.

    Hotel Metropolitan Ikebukuro  or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 3 -Tokyo

    After breakfast, visit Asakusa Kannon Temple (Sensoji Temple) and Nakamise Market. Then visit Tokyo Skytree Observation Deck for a skyline view of Tokyo and Group Photo. Visit Tokyo National Museum before dinner. ( B / L / D )

    Day 4 -Tokyo

    Morning visit Meiji Jingu (Meiji Shrine), the most important and popular Shinto shrine in Tokyo. Then visit Tsukiji Fish Market, Imperial Palace and Nijubashi Bridge. In the afternoon, visit Ginza Shopping District, if time allows, explore Odaiba. ( B / L / D )

    Hotel Metropolitan Ikebukuro /  Tobu Hotel Levant Tokyo or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 5 -Tokyo ~ Hakone (Kanagawa Prefecture) ~ Mt. Fuji ~ Shizuoka

    Leave Tokyo to Hakone, a 1.5-hour drive. Taking a calming, 30-minute Cruise on Lake Ashi. After lunch, drive to Mt. Fuji 5th Station (depending on weather conditions), if time allows, visit the eight springs Oshino Hakkai. Dinner at a local restaurant. ( B / L / D )

    Hotel Associa Shizuoka or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 6 -Shizuoka ~ Nagoya

    After breakfast, drive to Nagoya (3.5 hours bus ride). After lunch, visit Nagoya Castle and Atsuta Shrine. Then proceed to visit Osu Kannon Temple / Shopping Arcade, a network of covered shopping streets with over 400 shops and restaurants. ( B / L / D )

    ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Nagoya  or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 7 -Nagoya ~ Kyoto

    After breakfast, take 2-hour bus ride to Kyoto. Visit Fushimi Inari Shrine and Heian Shrine. Then visit the district of Gion and Hanami-koji Street, historic district with traditional buildings, kimono shops, restaurants and geisha. Western Dinner at night. ( B / L / WD )

    ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Kyoto  or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 8 -Kyoto

    After breakfast, visit Arashiyama Bamboo Grove and Togetsukyo Bridge. Then tour to Kinkakuji Temple (Golden Pavilion) and Kiyomizu Temple. Dinner on your own arrangement.

    ( B / L )

     ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Kyoto   or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 9 -Kyoto ~ Hiroshima ~ Osaka (by Bullet Train)

    Take the morning Bullet Train from Kyoto to Hiroshima. Visit Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, Atomic Bomb Dome and Peace Memorial Museum.  Then take the ferry to Miyajima Island, visit Itsukushima Shrine  Lunch on your own arrangement. In the late afternoon, take the Bullet Train to Osaka. Dinner at a local restaurant. ( B / D )

    Sheraton Miyako Osaka  or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 10 -Osaka ~ Nara ~ Osaka

    Nara is an hour drive from Osaka. Visit Todaiji Temple, held the record as the largest wooden building in Japan. Onward to Nara Deer Park, home to hundreds of freely roaming deer. Visit Kofukuji Temple and take a stroll in Naramachi, the former merchant district of Nara. Head back to Osaka and explore the largest shopping district Shinsaibashi. Enjoy a Special Dinner in Osaka.

    ( B / L / SD )

    Sheraton Miyako Osaka  or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 11 -Osaka / Busan (Korea) by Air

    After breakfast, take the flight to Busan. Greeted by a Korean local guide and straight to a tour of Oryukdo Skywalk and Taejongdae Cliff. Then visit Busan International Film Festival Square and the biggest Fish Market, Jagalchi Fish Market. Korean Hot Pot Dinner at a local restaurant. ( B / L / D )


    Busan ASTI Hotel or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 12 -Busan

    Today, visit Gamcheon Culture Village, Haedong Yonggungsa Temple see the Cheongsapo Red and White Lighthouse. Then walk along Busan famous Haeundae Beach and get a ride on Haeundae Coastal Train. Enjoy a Korean Dinner at night. ( B / L / D )

    Busan ASTI Hotel or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 13 -Busan ~ Gyeongju

    After breakfast, enjoy a ride to Gyeongju. Today visit 2 UNESCO Heritage sites – Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple. And then Cheomsongdae Observatory, Daerungwon Tomb Complex, and Gyeongju National Museum. Buffet Dinner at Ashley Restaurant. ( B / L / SD )

    Gyeongju Commodore Hotel or Similar (4-Star)

    Day 14 -Gyeongju ~ Seoul

    In the morning, drive to Seoul. Upon arrival, have Korean Ginseng Soup with Rice for lunch. Then visit Gyeongbokgung Palace and experience wearing Korean Traditional Cloth – Hanbok. After, visit the National Folk Museum and Bukchon Hanok Village. Then watch The Painters show (or Nanta) and visit Dongdaemun-gu.  Dinner on your own arrangement. ( B  / L  )

    Day 15 -Seoul

    In the morning, visit DMZ Area to see the reality of divided nation in the world. Itinerary includes the Third Tunnel Experience. Afternoon, visit the War Memorial of Korea and Insadong. We will have a Special Farewell Dinner – Korean BBQ. Visit Myeongdong Night Market before going back to the hotel. ( B / L / SD ) 

     

    Day 16 -Seoul / Hometown ( ICN/YVR AC064 1805/1210 )

    After breakfast, take a closer look at N Seoul Tower (No observatory) and visit a Local Products Store then transfer to Incheon International Airport. Take the Air Canada non-stop flight to Vancouver, arrive home on the same day. 

    ( B ) 

     

    Pricing & Availability
    Discounts: Less C$50.00 for Seniors, Less C$100 for repeat clients, Less C$300.00 early bird discount
    • Non-refundable deposit of C$500.00 per person must be made once client confirms the tour booking.
    • A balance of the tour price shall be made in full 90 days prior to departure.
    • Child (11 yrs. & under): 90% of the adult fare, sharing room with parent, no extra bed.
    • Air Canada provides one check-in luggage (23kg) for free.
    • Flight from Osaka to Busan provides one check-in luggage (15kg) for free
    • Personal Insurance: purchase of personal travel and trip cancellation insurance is highly recommended. Please contact your travel agent.
    • Tour Service Fee USD230/pp to be paid locally. (In Tokyo)
    • If Air Canada Group Ticket is not available, land only can be arranged.
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