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Treasures of Japan - Private Luxury Japan Tour (13 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Osaka, Japan To Tokyo, Japan

Valid for Departures Now Through: 17 Jul 2021

Treasures of Japan - Private Luxury Japan Tour (13 days)

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Osaka, Japan
The St. Regis Osaka None

TREASURES OF JAPAN TOUR: Osaka & Hiroshima, Koya-san, Kyoto, Kanazawa, Hakone, Tokyo

An exclusive private tour of Japan for the most discerning luxury traveler.

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Osaka at ultra-luxury hotel: St. Regis Osaka or Ritz-Carlton Osaka

Day 2
Osaka, Japan
The St. Regis Osaka Breakfast

Full-day private guided excursion to Hiroshima and Miyajima

Peace Park Memorial, Floating Torii, traditional temples and neighborhoods

Day 3
Koya, Japan
Fukuchi-in Breakfast, Dinner

Private transfer to first-class trains and private transfer to Koya-san

Accommodation at temple lodge

Afternoon private tour

Temples, beautiful scenery, Mount Koya

Shojin ryori dinner

Day 4
Kyoto, Japan
The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Breakfast

Morning private Buddhist chanting ceremony at local temple

Private transfer to train station for first-class train to Kyoto

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Kyoto at ultra-luxury hotel: The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto or Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto

Day 5
Kyoto, Japan
The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Temples, shrines, gardens, Geisha district, bamboo forest, history, traditional architecture, crafts

Private tea ceremony

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: appointments at private Imperial gardens, private tea ceremony, meeting craftspeople, exclusive dinner with Geisha, private cooking class, visiting local festivals, specialty shopping, martial arts lessons, private meditation at temples

Day 6
Kyoto, Japan
The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Culture, history, gardens, crafts, traditional experiences and insider access

Day 7
Kanazawa, Japan
Hotel Nikko Kanazawa Breakfast

Private transfer to train station for train to Kanazawa

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation at luxury hotel in Kanazawa

Afternoon private tour with expert guide and driver, including traditional samurai and geisha districts

Day 8
Kanazawa, Japan
Hotel Nikko Kanazawa Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Gardens, traditional architecture, contemporary and folk art museums, temples, crafts, food markets

Private cooking class at private home on local farm

Day 9
Hakone, Japan
Gora Kadan Ryokan Breakfast, Dinner

Private transfer to train station for first-class train to Hakone region near Mt. Fuj

Accommodation in Hakone at ultra-luxury ryokan (traditional Japanese inn) with hot springs and spa

Gourmet kaiseki (seasonal tasting menu) dinner at ryokan

Private tour on arrival with expert guide and driver

Mt. Fuji, scenic views, geothermal areas, art museums

Day 10
Tokyo, Japan
Aman Tokyo Breakfast

Private transfer to train station for first-class train to Tokyo

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Tokyo at ultra-luxury hotel: Aman Tokyo, Park Hyatt Tokyo, The Peninsula Tokyo, or The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo

Day 11
Tokyo, Japan
Aman Tokyo Breakfast

Private full-day tour with expert guide and driver

Historic districts, architecture, food halls, interesting neighborhoods (pop culture, electronics)

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: behind-the-scenes sumo wrestling, martial arts lesson, sake tasting with an expert, Kabuki theater, baseball games, Tokyo Disney

Day 12
Tokyo, Japan
Aman Tokyo Breakfast

Half-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Culture, museums and galleries, flexible shopping and specialty shops, insider access

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: private sushi lesson with master chef, attending festivals, insider shopping, excursions outside of Tokyo, appointment to visit Ghibli Museum

Day 13
Tokyo, Japan
None Breakfast

Private airport tranfser

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TREASURES OF JAPAN: Osaka & Hiroshima, Koya-san, Kyoto, Kanazawa, Hakone, Tokyo

An exclusive private tour of Japan for the most discerning luxury traveler.

This comprehensive private tour features some of Japan's most iconic destinations and experiences, including famous temples and shrines, tours of traditional towns, renowned gardens, and exclusive cultural experiences.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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