Japan ranks among one of topmost exotic holiday destination in the world. Home to some of the most eccentric art, culture, traditions, fashion and more, Japan offers a wholesome experience for people of all age groups, which is very rare to find. This 9 days and 8 nights of the exotic Japan tour package with Shirakawa go will take you across the top wonders and interesting places f tourist visit in the world. Available at the most reasonable rates this package ensures that you have the time of your life and leave with a lifetime worth of memories.
- Explore the natural volcano of Mt. Fuji
- Take a refreshing walk on the streets of Tokyo
- Thrilling bullet train ride
- Savour delicious Japanese cuisines
Japan Shirakawago Tour Itinerary
Day 1 :Arrival in Osaka
On arriving at the international airport in Osaka you will be greeted by our tour representative who will transfer and get you checked in to your allotted hotel here for staying the night. The remainder of your day will be free for you to indulge in leisurely activities.
Day 2 :Osaka – Nara – Osaka
After a delicious breakfast in the morning you will be made to head on for a complete day of excursion and sightseeing. This will entail visit to places like the scenic and unique Nara park and the UNESCO world heritage site of the 1200 year old Todaiji temple. You will get the opportunity to interact with the deer here and feed them crackers. Kasuga taisha will be next on your sightseeing list. Finally by evening you will be made to head back to your hotel in Osaka for an overnight stay.
Day 3 :Osaka – Hiroshima – Osaka
After a delicious breakfast in the morning you shall be headed for your next destination of the iconic UNESCO world heritage site of Hiroshima. This visit will also include the sightseeing of places like atomic dome, Miyajima island, ground zero –the exact place where the bomb was dropped among others. Finally after a full day of exploration you shall be made to head back to your hotel in Osaka for an overnight stay.
Day 4 :Osaka – Kyoto – Gifu
After breakfast you shall be made to depart for your next destination of Kyoto which will be a one day of excursion tour. You will be taken for a complete Kyoto sightseeing exploration that will include visit to places like Fushimi Inari shrine, kimono show, Kinkaku-ji temple etc. after this you shall be headed to your next destination of Gifu where you shall be checked in to your hotel here for an overnight stay.
Day 5 :Gifu – Takayama – Suwa
Early in the morning after having a delicious breakfast in the morning you shall be taken for a complete cultural tour of the villages of Shirakawa go which is also a UNESCO world heritage site. This will be a very refreshing walk and a stroll within these villages. Afterwards you will be taken to your next location in Suwa area where upon arrival you shall be checked in to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 6 :Suwa – Hakone – Mt. Fuji – Kanagawa
After the completion of your breakfast in the morning you will be driven to your next destination of Mt. Fuji which is a wonderfully scenic volcano surrounded by lush greenery. After this your Hakone cruise will commence from Mt. Fuji. You shall be dropped off at the Kanagawa area where you will be checked in to your allotted hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 7 :Kanagawa – Yokohama – Tokyo
After breakfast in the morning you will be made to head on to your next destination of the urban and cultural centre of Tokyo. En route a visit to the Yokohama harbor land will take place. Here you will visit the picnic centre of Akarenga where something or the other interesting activity keeps happening. Later on you will be checked in to your hotel in Tokyo for an overnight stay here.
Day 8 :Leisure Day in Tokyo
After a fun filled past few days this will be the day for you to sit back, relax and spend some time in leisure, maybe go out and check out the local market places. You shall be staying for the night in Tokyo.
Day 9 :Tokyo Departure
After having a delicious breakfast in the morning our tour representative will guide you to your departure location of the international airport. This will mark the end of your exotic Japan tour package with us and you will be left with a lifetime worth of memories.
- Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
- Guide and sightseeing
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
- Transportation services
- Insurance of any kind
- Some additional services
- Any expense of personal nature
- Anything not mentioned in the inclusions section above
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.What is special about Shirakawa go?
A. Shirakawa go is a UNESCO world heritage site and is mainly famous for traditional gassho zukuri farmhouses.
Q.What is winter like in Shirakawa?
A. The village of shirakawa turns into a winter wonderland as everything gets covered in a thick layer of snow with regular snow falls.
Q.When is the best time to visit Shirakawago?
A. The best time to visit shirakawago is from December to February or from March to June.
Q.How old is shirakwa go?
A. Shirakawa go is over 300 years old.
Q.What is the meaning of shirakawa?
A. Shirakawa is a Japanese surname, named after the emperor of Japan. It literally means, white river.