Epic Japan: Speed Trains & Street Food

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  • No booking fees
  • COVID-19protected
  • City sightseeing
  • Museum and gallery visits
  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
  • Art and architecture
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 11 days
  • tour type Small group
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • Footprint carbonneutralCO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
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  • Starts Tokyo, Japan
  • Ends Osaka, Japan
Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date prior to 30 days of departure.
  • Choose a different tour You can select a new tour run by the same operator up to 30 days before departure.
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Explore both the ultramodern and traditional sides of Japan.
  • Time to explore cities like Tokyo and Kyoto
The tour "Epic Japan: Speed Trains & Street Food" starts in Tokyo and ends in Osaka. It is a city sightseeing trip that takes 11 days taking you through Kyoto, Tokyo and Osaka in Japan. "Epic Japan: Speed Trains & Street Food" is a guided small group tour that includes accommodation in hostels, transport, meals and others.

Now's the time to explore Japan on your terms with this tour that's affordable for young travellers. Always wanted to explore Japan but kinda felt it was pricey? We got you. This 11-day introduction to the Land of the Rising Sun is super-affordable and super fun. Travel by train to introduce yourself to Tokyo nightlife, the famous geisha district of Kyoto, and the iconic floating torii gate of Miyajima. Experience the country's traditions and cutting-edge modernity with lots of free time to do your own thing. When you see Japan with a group of like-minded adventurers, you'll never want to come home.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT G ADVENTURES
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 107 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • From Australia
  • On Aug 25 2019
5 - Excellent
Review for another G Adventures tour
“Good pace, good amount of optional activities, awesome tour guide! Tour guide Gerael has displayed professionalism and rich local knowledge, at the same time he was engaging, funny, genuine and caring. A very positive overall experience.”
  • Sally
  • From Canadian
  • On Apr 06 2019
5 - Excellent
Sally's review for another G Adventures tour
“Excellent”
  • Jingdong
  • From Chinese
  • On Mar 27 2019
4 - Very Good
Jingdong's review for another G Adventures tour
“Very Good”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Tokyo
  • Day 2: Tokyo
  • Day 3: Tokyo
  • Day 4: Tokyo/Hakone
  • Day 5: Hakone/Kyoto
  • Day 6: Kyoto
  • Day 7: Kyoto/Osaka
  • Day 8: Osaka
  • Day 9: Osaka
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hostels (8 nts, multi-share).
Meals
  • No meals included
    Note: Allow USD415-540 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Train, walking.
Guide
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
Included activities
  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Asakusa orientation walk and visit to Sensoji Temple (Tokyo)
  • Day trip to Great Buddha and Kamakura Beach
  • Hakone Pass (includes Owakudani ropeway and Ashinoko cruise)
  • Orientation walk at Fushimi Inari shrine through thousands of torii gates
  • Day trip to Arashiyama mountain area and bamboo forest
  • Orientation walk in Osaka
  • Street food crawl
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Tokyo and from Osaka are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Epic Japan: Speed Trains & Street Food tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Epic Japan: Speed Trains & Street Food tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 27 March 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 27 March 2022, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Epic Japan: Speed Trains & Street Food tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Epic Japan: Speed Trains & Street Food tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

minimum 18 years old

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Trip Type : Small Group Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip.
  • 2. Travel Style : 18-to-Thirtysomethings Fast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.
  • 3. Service Level : Basic Simple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.
  • 4. Physical Grading : 2 - Light Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day or have a negative PCR test within 96 hours before your departure day.
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