8-Day English Guided Fall Foliage & History Small Group Tour from Tokyo to Osaka


Magnificent red leaves at Kiyomizudera Temple

Follow the colorful leaves of autumn from Tokyo to Osaka to experience a historical journey of Japan. Witness the stunning fall scenery at Mt. Fuji, Shirakawago, Kyoto, Nara, and more.

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This special VIP tour is limited to just 8 people ! Travel in a comfortable private bus, and enjoy the full attention of your guide. You will be provided with 6 nights of Western style and 1 night of Japanese style accommodation, which includes a wonderful private hot spring bath! Experience Japan's dramatic fall season in style.
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  • Available: Tue
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Accredited English-speaking guide / 6 nights Western style and 1 night Japanese style accommodation / Meet and greet upon arrival at Natita Airport / Airport transfers on arrival and departure / Private coach transfers between destinations in Japan / Meals described as in the schedule / Admission fees and activities / Entry fees to sites, gardens, and museums listed in the schedule
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location

  • DAY1  
  • 10:00-22:00 Pick-up at Narita International Airport
  • An English-speaking Assistant will Welcome you
    Welcome to Tokyo! You will be greeted by an English-speaking assistant at the airport. The assistant will help you board the bus to your hotel.
  • Accomodation
    Hotel Grand Pacific Le Daiba or The Prince Park Tower Tokyo (Free WiFi)
    Both hotels are located in central Tokyo and have good access to sightseeing sites that you will visit.
    Breakfast: NA Lunch: NA Dinner: NA
  • DAY2  
  • Tokyo Tour
  • Tsukiji
    Start the day with breakfast in the largest fish market in the world. Visit the streets lined with interesting shops along with numerous restaurants.
  • Tokyo SKYTREE®
    big_sight Visit the Tokyo SKYTREE®, a broadcasting and observation tower that is 634 meters (2,080 feet) tall. The view of the metropolitan Tokyo area from there will be spectacular. If the sky is clear, you can even see Mt. Fuji in the distance!
  • Asakusa
    big_sight Stop by Sensoji Temple in Asakusa to shop around the Nakamise shopping arcade right by the iconic five-story pagoda of Sensoji Temple. Make sure to take a picture with the huge lantern inside Kaminarimon Gate.
  • Imperial Palace
    Stroll through the massive palace located in central Tokyo where the Emperor of Japan resides before driving by the National Diet Building.
  • Accomodation
    Hotel Grand Pacific Le Daiba or The Prince Park Tower Tokyo (Free WiFi)

    Breakfast: YES Lunch: YES Dinner: NA
  • DAY3  
  • Hakone, Mt. Fuji, Suwa
  • Hakone
    akihabara002 Our journey will continue to Hakone, a popular weekend getaway for Tokyoites. Take a cruise around Lake Ashi then take a cable car up to see the volcanic activity in the Owakudani hot springs.
  • Lake Kawaguchi
    kodaiji Witness the glory of the tallest mountain of Japan. Mt.Fuji has been venerated by the Japanese for centuries and recently has become a World Heritage Site as well. Enjoy the view of the mountain extending across the massive lake.
  • Suwa
    Head out to Suwa for the night and have a Japanese style dinner in your traditional Japanese ryokan-style hotel room. Soak and relax in the natural hot springs.
  • Accomodation
    Hotel Saginoyu (Free WiFi)
    Hotel has a large hot spring.

    Breakfast: YES Lunch: YES Dinner: YES
  • DAY4  
  • Matsumoto, Takayama
  • Matsumoto Castle
    Otherwise known as the Crow Castle, head over to the unique black castle that is one of the very few castles that was never destroyed.
  • Takayama
    Take a scenic drive through the Japanese Alps and see the view of the snow capped mountain range from your bus.
  • Accomodation
    Takayama Green Hotel (Free WiFi)
    Hotel has an indoor and outdoor hot spring.

    Breakfast: YES Lunch: YES Dinner: NA
  • DAY5  
  • Takayama, Shirakawago and Kyoto
    kodaiji Stroll through the retro streets of Takayama where the houses in the area date back over 300 years. Explore the bustling morning markets in the area.
  • Shirakawago
    kodaiji Continue to the World Heritage Site of Shirakawago to see the unique thatched roof houses, which preserve the feeling of the Japan of yore!
  • Gion
    gion Journey on to Kyoto in the evening where you will be able to stroll the evening streets of Gion, one of the ancient capital's most famous geisha districts.
  • Accomodation
    Kyoto or Nara Area Hotel (Free WiFi)

    Breakfast: YES Lunch: YES Dinner: NA
  • DAY6  
  • Kyoto
  • Kiyomizudera Temple
    kodaiji Climb up the stairs towards Kiyomizudera Temple to see the red leaves of autumn surrounding the temple, creating an incredible sea of fall colors which contrast dramatically with the views of the city.
  • Kinkakuji Temple
    Otherwise known as the Golden Pavilion, witness the beauty of the Zen garden and the bamboo forest within the temple grounds.
  • Kodaiji Temple
    kodaiji Experience a serene tea ceremony at the temple while enjoying the seasonal view at night.
  • Accomodation
    Kyoto Tokyu Hotel (Free WiFi)
    Located right next to Nishi Honganji Temple, a World Heritage site.
    Take a walk around Nishi Honganji or make use of the shuttle bus service to Kyoto Station to find yummy restaurants for dinner.

    Breakfast: YES Lunch: YES Dinner: NA
  • DAY7  
  • Nara and Osaka
    Visit the ancient capital of Japan where you will be greeted by cute deer who will follow you around! Buy a few 'deer cookies' to feed these friendly critters.
  • Todaiji Temple, Horyuji Temple, Chuguji Temple
    akihabara002 Stop by three famous temples of Nara. Start with Todaiji Temple, where the largest Buddha statue created in the 8th century awaits you peacefully. Make your way to Horyuji Temple, the oldest temple in Japan and Chuguji Temple with the most beautiful Buddha statue in Japan.
  • Osaka Castle
    kodaiji Explore Osaka Castle where you can learn more about the history of the unification of Japan.
  • Accomodation
    Sheraton Miyako Hotel Osaka (Free WiFi)
    Located in central Osaka and close to many restaurants.
    Breakfast: YES Lunch: YES Dinner: NA
  • DAY8  
  • Osaka Kansai International Airport
    Time to head back home with unforgettable memories and lots of souvenirs. Head to Kansai International Airport by hotel shuttle.
  • Tour ends at Kansai International Airport
Required Items to Bring & Attire
      International Airfare
      Meals that are not included in the schedule
      Travel Insurance
      Alcoholic beverages and soft drinks
      Personal expenses such as telephone and laundry bills
    • Vegetarian or special meals can be arranged
Additional Note(s)
    • Please note that the meet and greet and airport transfer to the first hotel is ONLY available on the first day of the tour after 10:00.
    • If you plan to stay extra nights before the start of the tour, please arrange your own transfers to your hotel
    • Tour schedule and prices subject to change without notice.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 8.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 00:00 local time, 30 business days to 17:00 local time, 15 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 17:00 local time, 15 business days to 17:00 local time, 8 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 17:00 local time, 8 business days to 17:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 3,042.84
USD 3,042.84

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