21 Day Treasures Of Japan With Cathay Pacific

Tokyo - Sapporo - Otaru - Hakodate - Sendai - Aizu Wakamatsu - Kanazawa - Osaka - Koyasan - Hiroshima - Miyajima - Kyoto

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31 MAR 2019
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Pay now a $3,000.00 deposit to confirm your booking. Final payment due 120 days prior to travel.


Inclusions & Fine Print

Inclusions

  • Return international airfares with Cathay Pacific (Qantas, JAL, All Nippon Airways if unavailable)
  • Internal Tokyo - Sapporo airfare
  • 19 nights quality twin share accommodation throughout including 1 night in a traditional monk temple on Mt Koyasan
  • Daily breakfast, 3 dinners including memorable welcome and farewell dinners
  • The services of a professional English speaking escorted tour guide throughout
  • 21 Day Japan Rail Pass (ordinary class)
  • In depth sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • All entry fees

Unbelievable sightseeing included

  • Tokyo - Enjoy one of the world's great cities
  • Otaru - Travel to the sleepy port town
  • Otaru - See the famous music box museum
  • Otaru - Walk the merchant Sakaimachi Street
  • Sapporo - Visit the iconic Sapporo Beer Museum
  • Saporro - Visit the famous Clock Tower
  • Hakodate - Kanemori red brick warehouse
  • Hakodate - Ride up the 334m Mt Hakodate gondola
  • Hakodate - Enjoy a morning visit to the morning fish market
  • Sendai - Enjoy a day trip to Matsushima
  • Sendai - Visit the Zuiganji Temple
  • Aizu Wakamatsu - Byakkotai tomb
  • Aizu Wakamatsu - Tsuruga Castle
  • Kanazawa - Famous Kenrokuen Garden
  • Kanazawa - Enjoy Omicho Market
  • Osaka - Dotonbori area
  • Osaka - Kuromon market
  • Koyasan - Okunoin temple walk
  • Koyasan - Overnight stay at a temple lodging
  • Himeji - The famous castle known as the 'White Heron'
  • Hiroshima - Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
  • Hiroshima - Atomic Bomb Dome
  • Miyajima - Itsukushima Shrine and Tori gate
  • Kyoto - Visit Kinkakuji: Golden Pavilion
  • Kyoto - Nijo Castle
  • Kyoto - Nishiki Market
  • Kyoto - Gion District

Inspiring Stays

  • Stay 1 night in a traditional monk temple lodge on the sacred Mt Koysan in a traditional Japanese Tatami room with futon. 

Inspiring Sights

The choice between 2 of 4 bonus sightseeing experiences to enhance your journey. You may choose to include two (2) optional Inspiring Sights throughout your tour, free as part of your package.

  1. Tokyo - Tsukiji Fish Market
  2. Tokyo - Temples & Shrines tour
  3. Kyoto - Afternoon walking tour
  4. Kyoto - Morning cycling tour

The remaining three inspiring sights may be purchased prior to departure if you would like to participate in all optional inspiring sights.

Inspiring Taste

  • Let your guide take you on a local welcome and farewell dinner sampling a range of local dishes.
  • Enjoy a traditional vegetarian dinner prepared by Buddhist monks in Koyasan.

Transportation

As part of your tour package you'll have a 21 day Japan railpass. Valid for unlimited travel on Japan Railways (JR) transportation, including all JR trains, Shinkansen bullet trains (except Nozomi and Mizuho service), limited express trains, express trains and rapid or local trains, JR bus company local lines (JR Hokkaido Bus, JR Bus Tohoku, JR Bus Kanto, JR Tokal Bus, West Japan JR Bus, Chugoku JR Bus, JR Kyushu Bus), JR Miyajima ferry and Tokyo Monorail. All transport during this tour will be conducted by local transport listed above.

Luggage

You will be required to maneuver your own luggage throughout this trip. We have included luggage transfers from city to city for the longer journeys so you can travel unencumbered. However you'll need an overnight bag for 1-2 night stays which you are comfortable carrying/wheeling and lifting. We recommend for your convenience you limit your luggage to 15kgs per person.

Deposits

Secure your package with a deposit of $3,000 per person. You will then be invoiced for final payment 120 days prior to departure.

How to extend your stay

Some customers like to enhance their holiday by arriving early and/or staying behind. If you wish to do so, please follow the following steps:

  1. Follow the ‘book now’ prompts.

  2. After selecting your departure date and completing your bedding configuration details, please select if you wish to 'arrive early' and/or 'stay behind' in the 'extra services' field.

  3. In the 'special requests', field please specify your extension requirements.

  4. Complete the remaining booking requirements and click ‘pay now’.

  5. After finalising your purchase a member of our reservations team will be in contact with you to discuss your extension request.

A $150 per person supplement plus any fare difference applies if you wish to confirm your extension. You will be contact after purchase for collection of this payment. All additional accommodation and sightseeing is at your own arrangement.

Fine Print

Booking Process

  • Follow the ‘Book Now’ prompts
  • Select your travel dates, departure city, number of travellers, room preference and any extra services.
  • Click ‘Checkout’ to login or create an account. You’ll need an account to review your details and download documentation.
  • Click ‘Pay Now’ to proceed to payment.
  • Note - all payments are processed by our trusted gateway Paypal where you a given two options.
  • Pay using your Paypal account
  • Pay using your credit card by proceeding as a guest – a Paypal account is not required
  • Once your order is complete, you will be prompted to complete a booking form so that we can fulfil your booking.
  • Your booking is confirmed once your booking form is submitted and you can begin the countdown to your Inspiring Vacation!

Airfare Information

  • Full service airline used will be Cathay Pacific (Qantas, JAL, All Nippon Airways if unavailable).
  • Internal flights with JAL, ANA or similar.
  • Adelaide and Perth customers will be flown to Sydney or Melbourne to board their international flight
  • Some flights will require a minimum of 1 transit (maximum 2).
  • All tickets will include 23kgs checked baggage
  • Once ticketed, flights are non-refundable. Any changes will be subject to the airline rules and change fees.
  • Full names as per passport (including all middle names) are required.
  • Any airline schedule changes or cancellations are beyond our control.

Exclusions

  • Visas
  • Travel insurance (recommended)
  • Tipping
  • Anything not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Optional activities
  • Personal expenses

Travel Insurance

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Documentation: final documentation including e-tickets and hotel details will be provided approximately 30 days prior to travel.

Single Supplement: Single supplement is $1,999 per person in addition to the twin share price.

Land only: A $800 per person reduction from the twin share price applies if you wish to arrange your own airfares. Should you wish to purchase land only, please select this option in the booking process, under 'Departure City'.

Triple share: Not available

Premium Economy Upgrade: Available from an additional $1,800 per person in addition to the standard price (subject to availability). Please specify this as a 'Special Request' when completing your booking and you will be quoted for the additional fare. In the event your selection is unavailable or that you are dissatisfied with the quote, you will be provided with a full refund.

Business Class Upgrade: Available from an additional $4,000 per person in addition to the standard price (subject to availability). Please specify this as a 'Special Request' when completing your booking and you will be quoted for the additional fare. In the event your selection is unavailable or that you are dissatisfied with the quote, you will be provided with a full refund.

Itinerary: The total length of the tour in days includes time spent in flight and is subject to change depending on the flight schedule, please refer to the day by day itinerary for the time spent on land.

Optional tours: You have the choice of 2 of 4 Inspiring Experiences to enhance your journey. If you wish to purchase the remaining 2 you may purchase the additional optional tours as follows:

  1. Tokyo - Tsukiji Fish Market - $129 per person
  2. Tokyo - Temples & Shrines tour - $129 per person
  3. Kyoto - Afternoon walking tour - $129 per person
  4. Kyoto - Morning cycling tour - $129 per person

Group Size: 4-20 people

Children: Children must be 2 years old or over and share a room with parents at all times. Children are the same price as adults.

Accommodation: The accommodation listed is subject to change. Any changes will be of an equal or higher standard. Bedding configurations (double or twin) are requests only. All efforts will be made to meet your preferences however any changes are beyond our control.

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