4 Day Tokyo Stopover Tour

Single package:
$1,220
Twin package:
$980
Triple package:
$890
  • Return Limousine Bus Coupon
  • JPY 1,500 Pasmo Card for use on the non JR trains
  • Tokyo Guided Morning Tour
  • Mount Fuji & Hakone Full Day Tour - including lunch and bullet train ride
  • 3 nights at the Shinagawa Prince Hotel - Tokyo
Day 01: Arrive in Tokyo
Arrive in Tokyo

Arrive in Tokyo

Welcome to Japan! Upon arrival at Narita International Airport clear customs with your luggage and make your way to the Arrivals Lobby.

Present your Limousine Bus Coupon at the Airport Limousine Bus counter and board the bus from the airport to your accommodation at the Shinagawa Prince Hotel. (80 min) When you check-in, also pre-reserve your seat on the return Airport Limousine Bus to Narita International Airport for your return date.

Shinagawa is the ideal place to stay for its convenient access to wide range of restaurants and shops. Shinagawa Station is a major stop on the JR Yamanote Line loop system which circumnavigates Tokyo.

Stay: Shinagawa Prince Hotel 1/3

Day 02: Tokyo Tour / Ginza / Asakusa (Sensoji Temple)
Asakusa Temple

Asakusa Temple

This morning you will be collected from the Shinagawa Prince Hotel at 07:50am for your Tokyo Morning Tour operated by Japan Holiday Tours. Your tour will disband in the Ginza shopping district at approximately 1:00pm. You will be guided by an English-speaking Japanese local and transported by coach to the following sites:

Tokyo Tower - Enjoy a panoramic view of the famous Tokyo skyline from the main observation platform;

Meiji Shrine - The finest example of Japanese shrine architecture nestled in a peaceful, picturesque park containing over 120,000 trees;

Imperial Palace East Garden - Enjoy a pleasant walk in the East Garden of the Imperial Palace, of historical interest and scenic beauty. (Mon. & Fri. Visit Imperial Palace Plaza, Double Bridge, instead of East Garden) Visit the inner moat, 15-feet thick walls and gnarled pine trees surrounding the 250-acre fortress, home of the Emperor and Empress);

The tour disbands in the Ginza shopping district. Take time to explore the Ginza's famous upmarket shopping, numerous department stores and wide range of boutiques, galleries and dining. The basement of any Japanese department store is home to an incredible food court where foods are expertly prepared and presented for sale.

Next, board a Toei Subway Asakusa Line train from Higashi-Ginza Station to Asakusa Station (11 mins) to visit the nearby Sensoji Temple (popularly known as Asakusa Kannon Temple), Tokyo’s oldest and most impressive temple which is said to have been founded in the 7th century. Nakamise Dori, the colourful shopping promenade, extends from Kaminarimon Gate to Hozomon Gate and is an excellent place to buy everything from kimono to traditional sweets. Positioned across the road from Kaminarimon Gate the Asakusa Rickshaw tour guides await to guide you around the area by rickshaw.

Time permitting, using your Pasmo Card board an Asakusa Subway Line train from Asakusa Station to Asakusabashi. (3 min) Change trains to a JR Chuo/Sobu Line train to Akihabara Station. (2 min) To most foreign visitors Akihabara is known as "Electric City" due to hundreds of electronic stores found in this district. In recent years Akihabara has become home to a number of shops specialising in Japanese animation "Anime and Manga" which is growing increasingly popular around the world.

Next travel two stops north of Akihabara to Ueno Station and visit the Ameyoko Ueno Markets. There are over 500 shops that sell everything from basic foods to high-class imported goods at reasonable prices and is always crowded with local shoppers.

In the evening return to Shinagawa Station using the JR Yamanote Line.

Stay: Shinagawa Prince Hotel - 2/3

Day 03: Mount Fuji Hakone Full Day Tour
Cruise on Lake Ashi

Cruise on Lake Ashi

Today you will be picked up from Shinagawa Prince Hotel to visit Hakone, the resort town at the base of Mt Fuji. From 07:50am board your Mount Fuji & Hakone Full Day Tour operated by Japan Holiday Tours.

*Those travelling during winter and autumn should bring warm clothes. Please note contents of this tour "may" be cancelled in the case of extreme weather conditions.

Today's tour will include the following highlights:

A drive to the Tomei Expressway-Fuji Sky Line 5th Station - Enjoy the magnificent scenery of rural Japan as your drive to the 5th Station of Mt Fuji.

Enjoy lunch at the Hakone Lake Hotel

Hakone Sky Gondola - Enjoy the panoramic views of Hakone as you ride on the Sky Gondola

Owakudani Boiling Valley - visit these ancient craters where you can smell the sulfurous fumes and see clouds of steam rise from the crevases. A popular activity is to try one of the black coloured eggs which are boiled in the sulfurous hot spring water.

Pirate Boat cruise on Lake Ashi - Cruise across the majestic Lake Ashi enjoying the picturesque scenery of this crater lake.

Return to Shinagawa by bullet train - this 35 minute ride on a Shinkansen will transport you at speed and in comfort from from Odawara Station back to Shinagawa Station.

Stay: Shinagawa Prince Hotel - 3/3

Day 04: Depart Tokyo
Farewell Tokyo

Farewell Tokyo

Check out from the Shinagawa Prince Hotel and leave your luggage in storage at the porter's desk for your later return.

Spend your last day in Tokyo completing any final sightseeing or shopping.

Using your return Airport Transfer Coupon board the Limousine Bus from the Shinagawa Prince Hotel to Narita International Airport. (80 min)

Please note, this bus must be booked in advance at the hotel reception.

Be sure to check in for your scheduled flight at least 2 hours prior to its departure

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