Japan Explorer

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 10 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
  • max group size 35
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-36190
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Tokyo, Japan
  • Ends Kyoto, Japan
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Tokyo: Savor Japanese street food, sushi and Sake in the capital city.
  • Hiroshima: Wander through the historic war ruins from Hiroshima’s atomic bomb attack.
  • Kyoto: Explore Kyoto like a local with optional cycling, walking or shopping tours.
  • Iconic Attractions: Witness Japan’s iconic attractions including Himeji Castle, Mt Fuji, Shinjuku, and Miyajima Island.
The "Japan Explorer" trip starts from Tokyo and ends in Kyoto. It is a cultural, religious and historic sites trip that takes 10 days taking you through Kyoto, Hakone, Hiroshima and 3 other destinations in Japan. "Japan Explorer" is a guided group trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Uncover Japan in-depth on this 10-day exploration from Tokyo to Kyoto! Get set to tantalize your taste buds with Japanese street food, sushi, and Sake in the capital city. Wander through the historic war ruins from Hiroshima’s atomic bomb attack. Explore Kyoto like a local. Witness Japan’s iconic attractions including Himeji Castle, Mt Fuji, Shinjuku, and Miyajima Island. Travel in style with bullet trains, gondola rides and boat trips to ensure you get the most out of your adventure!
  • Day 1: Tokyo
  • Day 2: Tokyo
  • Day 3: Tokyo, Hakone
  • Day 4: Hakone, Takayama
  • Day 5: Takayama
  • Day 6: Takayama, Hiroshima
  • Day 7: Hiroshima, Miyajima Island
  • Day 8: Hiroshima, Himeji Castle, Kyoto
  • Day 9: Kyoto
  • Day 10: Kyoto
  • 4 & 3 Star Hotels, Japanese-style Ryokans
  • Complimentary hotel Wi-Fi access (where available)
  • 9 Breakfasts
  • Train, local bus, luggage transfers
  • Services of experienced local Tour Leader
  • Express/bullet train, local & mountain train
  • Any flights not mentioned above
  • Travel Insurance
  • Meals not stated above
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips and gestures
  • Entrance fees to the sights and museums
  • Optional activities
  • Other services not stated in the itinerary
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Japan Explorer tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 25 April 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 25 April 2024, a deposit of 150 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Japan Explorer 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.


For this Japan Explorer 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.

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.
  • Larger tour groups will be separated according to the local physical distancing regulations.
  • Various COVID-19 distancing measures have been implemented on this trip to ensure the safety of each traveller.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day.
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