18-to-Thirtysomethings: Japan on a Shoestring Kyoto to Osaka (AJKO)
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Basic
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 16, avg 14.
Meals Included: No meals included
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Explore the historic city of Hiroshima, see the Tori Gate on Miyajima Island, eat your way around the culinary capital of Osaka
Transport yourself to somewhere truly otherworldly. This quick six-day tour takes you through some of Japans most dynamic and diverse cities, without sacrificing your wallet. Immerse yourself in the serenely traditional culture of Kyoto before learning about Hiroshima's fascinating, and fraught, history. Wrap up your adventure in Osaka, where both delicious cuisine and stellar nightlife are bountiful. Your time in Japan might be short, but none of it will go to waste. It's all waiting for you.
Call (800) 468-2359 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14893097
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 6/30/2020
- 6 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Kyoto||Day 1 Kyoto|
We highly recommend booking pre-accommodation to fully experience this metropolis. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Hiroshima||Day 2 Kyoto/Hiroshima|
Travel to Hiroshima and opt to visit the Peace Park and Museum to learn more about the tragic history of this city. Transport: Bullet train (2.75 hour(s))
|Day 3||Hiroshima||Day 3 Hiroshima|
Take a ferry to the sacred island of Miyajima to see the famous floating torii gate and meet the friendly local deer. Opt to go for an easy hike around Mt Misen, and be sure to sample some oysters -ÿa regional specialty. Included Activities: Miyajima Island Visit Transport: Ferry Ferry
|Day 4||Osaka||Day 4 Hiroshima/Osaka|
Osaka has heaps to offer including Osaka Castle Park, Shinsaibashi shopping street, and the Dotombori Bridge. Osaka is a unique culinary destination - be sure to try "takoyaki" the citys famous squid snack or opt for a group meal of "kushikatsu." Transport: Bullet train (3.00 hour(s))
|Day 5||Osaka||Day 5 Osaka|
Get out and explore the city. Opt to tour a ramen museum, visit the Osaka castle, relax in one of Nakazakichos artsy cafEs, or browse Umedas many shops. Be sure to experience Osakas buzzing nightlife on a final night out with the group.
|Day 6||Osaka||Day 6 Osaka|
Depart at any time. We highly recommend booking post-accommodation to fully experience this vibrant city.
Local Flights: N/A
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