This 10-day tailor-made family activity holiday offers you the chance to explore the best of Japan. From the Zen-gardens of Kyoto to the busy city of Toyko – there’s so much for all the family to explore and enjoy.
Depart the UK on an overnight flight to Tokyo.
On arrival in Tokyo, your guide will meet you at the airport and you will catch a shuttle bus together to your hotel.
Your guide will collect you from the hotel and take you to Asakusa, Tokyo’s old town. Your first stop will be Sensoji Temple, where you can see Japanese temple customs, then you'll explore Kappabashi-dori ‘Kitchen Town’, stop off at a ‘cat cafe’ and go for a river cruise to Odaiba Island.
Spend the day at leisure exploring Tokyo. Why not visit the Ghibli Animation Studio Museum or the Miraikan (National Museum of Science and Innovation)? For family fun, we recommend a visit to Tokyo Disney or Disney Sea; alternatively, you could travel to Chiba or Yokohama.
Catch a bullet train to Hiroshima and spend the day exploring this well-known historical city where, on August 6, 1945, an atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima. After years of recovery, Hiroshima is now a bustling city.
Visit the A-Bomb Dome, cross the Motoyasu Bridge to the Children’s Peace Monument, passing the Cenotaph for the A-Bomb Victims and finish the morning at the Peace memorial Museum. Enjoy lunch in a local restaurant and then take a ferry to see the historical and religious sites on Miyajima Island.
Take a train to Kyoto, home to over 2,000 temples and shrines, including 17 UNESCO World Heritage sites. The afternoon is at your leisure.
Spend the morning learning how to prepare a Japanese bento box in a machiya, a traditional Japanese house. In the afternoon your guide will take you to Nijo Castle, built in 1603, and Kinkakuji Temple also known as the Golden Pavilion.
Spend the day at your leisure before catching a shared shuttle van to Kansai International Airport in time for an overnight flight to the UK.
Day 10: Arrive UK
- Prices from (exc. international flights): £2,170 per adult, £2,130 per child
- Prices from (inc. flights from/to UK): £3,305 per adult, £2,975 per child
Flight prices are subject to change, and prices tend to be higher during peak periods.
Child prices apply for ages 11 and under at the time of travel.
- Duration: 10 days
- Ideal for ages: 8+
- Itinerary type: Trip idea
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