Welcome to Japan!
Hope you are ready to discover this country spectacular wonders , our 12 days journey will take you to mountain
peaks , lush bamboo forests, picture square villages, breath taking islands and vibrant capitals!
From the skyscrapers of ultra-modern Tokyo to the cultural heart of Osaka & Kyoto. In between the two cities, you’ll stop in the beautiful town of Hakone to climb up the highest mountain in Japan , Mount Fuji, ending this trip in Okinawa , a beautiful paradise island in Japan.
We have designed Japan with a perfect mix of quirky chaos and tranquil bliss, if you would like to discover Japan as a local, this trip is for you!
This journey is for people who love the outdoors, flexible, ready for surprises, and can cater for activities ranging from moderate to challenging levels with extended periods of either walking, climbing,
or commuting between trains, roads and flights.
Expect a challenging hike to Mount Fuji, in our two days expedition, weather will be cold but the views are worth it.
As for the accommodation, we will be staying in a mixture of ideally located hotels, lodges, and beautiful traditional ryokan , along the way, plus one day of camping in the mountain..
- Ground transportation for the full itinerary.
- Internal flight to Okinawa
- A mixture of delightful and comfortable accommodation on twin share basis with breakfast
- All adventure activities as per the itinerary
- Snorkeling & Kayaking Experience
- Mount Fuji Hiking Expedition with full meals
- Cultural Tea ceremony or cooking experience
- Guides from the Journey Adventures.
- 24/7 support services
- International Flights
- Expenses of personal nature
- Lunch & Dinner Meals
Arrival Day Tokyo
Welcome to Japan’s capital, Tokyo!
We know your excitement will have you walking around the city in no time, but you will still have the chance to check in the hotel, rest and freshen up, before you head out!
We will all meet on this day at a welcome dinner in town.
Day 2 & 3
Tokyo in a nutshell
Get ready for an early rise, our Tokyo days will be as busy as it takes!
You will visit the world’s tallest tower “Tokyo sky tree”, see sumo wrestlers in action, take a walk through the grounds of the city’s oldest downtowns and temples, and visit Tsukiji, world’s largest fish market.
The second day will start with a multi- sensory digital art experience at famous Team Lab museum, before we head to Asakusa and Imperial palaces.
As the night falls we will make our way to Shibuya for the famous vibrant crossing, flashing neon advertisements and trendy energetic neighborhoods.
Day 4 & 5
Mt Fuji Summit
Hope you are ready to summit the roof of Japan and experience the natural beauty of its highest mountain – Fuji!
Departing early from Tokyo, we will make our way to the Subashiri trail 5 th station, where we will have lunch, gear up and hike up to the 8 th station ( 3,000 meters) for an overnight stay in a Japanese mountain hut.
Right before sunrise in the second day, you will wake up for a hot breakfast then head to the summit of Mount Fuji, after celebrating over the clouds, we will descend back and spend the night by lake Kawaguchi.
Day 6 & 7
Taking the bullet train from Hakone to Osaka, at a speed of 320 km per hour will be an experience by itself.
Get ready to explore Osaka’s highlights in your own go-kart, between Osaka castle, aquarium and the famous area of Dotonbori.
In the second day , you will indulge in a tea ceremony experience in the morning, and enjoy Universal studios the rest of the day.
Heading to the most beautiful city in Japan, get ready to step back in time , this beautiful village is nestled into the mountains and dappled with temples, gardens, and bamboo forests.
We will Explore Kyoto’s most iconic landmarks including Kiyomizudera Temple, one of the most celebrated temples in Japan, we will then head to Fushimi Inari, world-famous for the thousands
of Torii gates that line the entrance to Shinto Shrine.
In the afternoon we will wonder the beautiful bamboo forests of Arashiyama, before taking the scenic train back to Osaka.
Day 9 & 10
From Osaka, we will take a flight to Naha – Okinawa, a slice of tropical paradise, where we will spend our last part of the trip in the Pacific ocean.
Get ready to experience the crystal-clear waters of Okinawa Islands, snorkel with white whales, and catch sunset cruises.
They say people in Okinawa have the longest lifespan on the planet, lets discover the secret together.
Taking the flight from Naha to Tokyo, what a perfect way of ending our beautiful golden trip, once we reach Tokyo you will have some free time to do last minute souvenirs shopping and enjoy your last night in Japan.
Today you will bid farewell to Japan and reflect on all the fantastic memories you’ve made during your trip.
We will miss you! Until we meet again, we wish you a safe flight back home.