• Price $2999
  • Trip Guided Tours
  • Duration 9 days
  • Group size 20
  • Transport Tour Bus

Tour code: ETSJ09D

  • Osaka-Nara-Kyoto-Nagoya-Naraijuku-Nagano/Yamanashi-Mt. Fuji-Tokyo
  • Deluxe hotels(4 star)(see itinerary for sample hotels)
  • 7 nights in Japan(3 nights in Osaka, 1 night in Nagoya, 1 night in Nagano and 2 nights in Tokyo)
  • Choose Land Only or Land & Air package(international air included)
  • Included: daily breakfasts, English-speaking tour guide, upscale motor coach, City-to-city transportations
  • Excluded: airport transfers; lunches/dinners, optional tours

🌸 Cherry blossom season: Mar 20th to Apr 10th, 2024 & 2025 (weather permitting)


Day 1
USA – Osaka, Japan
Board international flight for Osaka. *If your flight time is in early morning, please get to airport on the night before. For instance, if your flight leaves on 1:40am on 3rd of May, you need to arrive at the airport on the night of 2nd of May*
Day 2
Arrival in Osaka
*Make sure to book Kansai International Airport (code: KIX) as your arrival gateway*

Upon arrival, please use the "direction to hotel" we sent you to proceed to the hotel.
Overnight in Osaka.
Please note:
1. If you reserve your own flight, guide service is only available from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
2. Check-in time in japan is always after 3 pm.

Overnight Hotel: Stargate Hotel Kansai Airport(or Similar)

Day 3
Osaka - Nara - Osaka

This morning, you will drive to the nearby city of Nara and enjoy a half-day sightseeing tour. Visit Nara Park and enjoy time to explore Todaiji Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site which was constructed over 1200 years ago as the head of all provincial Buddhist temples in Japan. The main hall houses one of the largest statues of Buddha, which is 15m tall.
Nara Park is also home to hundreds of free-roaming deer - you can feed them deer senbei (crackers), which can be purchased at stalls throughout the park for 150 yen a pack. If you bow to the deer with the deer senbei in hand, they will bow back to you.
Afterward, continue onwards to Kasuga Taisha, Nara’s most celebrated shrine. It was established at the same time as the capital and is dedicated to the deity responsible for the protection of the city. Kasuga Taisha was also the tutelary shrine of the Fujiwara, Japan’s most powerful family clan during most of the Nara and Heian Periods.
After lunch (not included), travel back to Osaka, check into the new hotel, and enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure.

Overnight in Osaka.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Overnight Hotel: Art Hotel Osaka Bay Tower (or Similar)

Day 4
Osaka - Hiroshima with shinkansen optional tour

Today, enjoy a free day to explore Osaka at your own pace.

Alternatively, take part in a Door to Door optional tour to Hiroshima on Japan’s famous Shinkansen bullet train, known in English as a bullet train:
8:30: Picked up at the hotel and transfer to Shin-Osaka Station with your tour guide.
10:30: Arrive at Hiroshima Station
11:30-13:30: Visit Itsukushima Shrine and Miyajima Island
15:30-16:30: Atomics Dome, Ground Zero
16:30-18:00: Peace memorial park
Return to the train station for the exhilarating return journey to Osaka on the bullet train, where the tour concludes.
*The schedule is subject to change due to weather or traffic conditions.

Optional tour: Hiroshima on Shinkansen Optional Tour- must be paid on site
335USD per adult/ 278USD per child below 6years

Meal(s): Breakfast

Overnight Hotel: Art Hotel Osaka Bay Tower (or Similar)

Day 5
Osaka - Kyoto - Nagoya

This morning, depart Osaka for Kyoto. First stop at Fushimi Inari Shrine, an important Shinto shrine in southern Kyoto. It’s famous for its thousands of vermilion torii gates, which straddle a network of trails behind its main buildings.
Later, enjoy a half day tour to explore Kyoto.

The tour continues with a visit to Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion), a Zen temple in northern Kyoto which has gold leaf-covered floors on the top two floors. Visit Arashiyama Bamboo Forest and Togetsu Bashi Bridge.
Then, back to Kyoto station.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Overnight Hotel: Mitsui Garden Hotel Nagoya Premier (or Similar)

Day 6
Nagoya - Toyota Museum - Naraijuku - Nagano/Yamanashi

The highlight today is a visit to the Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology, where you will find out how in three generations the Toyota family came from a lonely village in Japan to become one of the biggest conglomerates in the world.
This afternoon visits Naraijuku, an old town which transports you back to 17th century Japan, and Tsumagoi Village.
Then continue onto the hotel in Nagano or Yamanashi area and have a relax.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Overnight Hotel: Hotel Ishiniwa (or Similar)

Day 7
Nagano/Yamanashi - Mt. Fuji - Lake Yamanaka - Tokyo

This morning drive through the countryside and mountains to reach Lake Yamanaka, the largest of all the Fuji Five Lakes which offers a good view of Mt. Fuji. It is located in the village of Yamanakako,which is populated by many swans. Thus, it has been unofficially called “Swan Lake”. Take a scenic boat ride around the lake.
Drive to Mt. Fuji 5th Station (weather permitting). At 2300m above sea level, the Fuji 5th Station offers a commanding view of the Fuji Five of Fujiyoshida City and Lake Yamanaka can be found at Komitake Shrine behind the shops.
Continue onto the hotel and check in.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Overnight Hotel: Tokyo Dome Hotel (or Similar)

Day 8

Today you will attend our Tokyo One Day Tour:

09:00am-10:00am Meiji Shrine
10:30am-13:00pm Omote sando, takeshita tori
14:00pm-15:30pm A secret Japanese traditional rock garden
16:00pm-17:00pm Tokyo tower (include the admission tickets)
17:30pm-18:30 pm Free at Shinjuku Kabukicho area (enjoy the colorful night life of japan )
*The schedule is subject to change due to weather or traffic conditions.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Overnight Hotel: Tokyo Dome Hotel (or Similar)

Day 9
Tokyo Depart

Today, after breakfast ​the tour guide will give you information on the best way to get to either Haneda or Narita Airport. Insure you head to the airport in a timely manner and fly back to your hometown.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Departure City


Airport/Meeting Location:

Kansai International airport

End City


Airport/Meeting Location:

Narita International Airport or Haneda Airport

Hotels: Star Gate Hotel Kansai Airport or Similar
Art Hotel Osaka Bay Tower or Similar
Mitsui Garden Hotel Nagoya Premier or Similar
Hotel Ishiniwa or Similar
Tokyo Dome Hotel or Similar

Included: 7 nights hotels with breakfast
Sightseeing in air-conditioned motor coach
City-to-city transportation
Professional English-speaking tour guide

Excluded: International Air;
Airport transfers
Meals unless specified
Travel Insurance (Click to purchase)


What's the group size for this tour?
We have an average group size of 20 and the max is usually 30. The tour bus each holds 45 seats.
Can 3 guests stay in the same room?
Three people are allowed to stay in the same room, however, 3 beds or king bed with 1 single bed is not available for most of Japan hotels.
If you prefer more comfortable accommodations, you could choose single supplement for the 3rd person. The single supplement for this tour is $799.
How much do I pay to hold the space?
The deposit amount is 50% of the full amount for each passenger.
What's the cost to upgrade to premium economy or business class?
Please put your questions in the "Special Request" section during the booking process. We will send you the price difference at the time when we book the international flights. You may also purchase the land only package and book the flights on your own.
What if I want to stay two more nights in Tokyo?
Extra night stay is available and you can book your own hotels. If you have booked the air inclusive package, an extra of $250 will be charged for changing the return date.
What's the extra cost for single travelers?
The single supplement is $799. By paying for this extra amount, a solo traveler will have his or her own room. Stunning Tours currently don't provide roommate-pairing services.
Are airport transfers included?
Our tour guide will be at the airport to help you arrange the shuttle bus to the hotel upon your arrive in Japan. Because we often book the 1st night hotel near the airport, the shuttle bus is usually included by the hotel and is free. After the tour ends, the tour guide will also help you arrange the shuttle bus from hotel to the airport in Tokyo, the shuttle bus usually cost around $30 per person.
How do I book the optional tours?
You will decide which optional tours to choose and pay for them in Japan. You may pay with U.S. dollars, Japanese Yen or credit cards.
Do I need a travel visa for Japan?
Japan visa isn't required for Canadian, U.S. or Mexican citizens. During the Covid-19 pandemic, a visa requirement has been in place. You are required to book a package tour through a travel agency and get the ERFS in order to apply for a Japan visa. Stunning Tours provide ERFS to all booked guests. However, Japan may waive the visa requirement in October of 2022. Please check with us after you made the reservation.
Update: since October 11th, 2022, Japan won't need a travel visa for Canadian, U.S. or Mexican citizens.
What hotels do you use for the tour?
We use 4 star hotels for the deluxe packages.
What's the average age for the group?
Our tour packages are popular among all age groups. Most of our guests are between 20 and 70 years old.
What's the nationality of the guests?
The majority of our guests are from the U.S., while a few of them are from Australia and Canada.
Do you provide air inclusive packages for all U.S. cities?
We have group contract with Air China and China Eastern for major U.S. cities such as Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York City. For other gateways, please book your own flights and purchase the land-only package from us.
Do we have to tip the tour guide?
The recommended tip amount is $10 per person per day. However, it's totally optional.
When do I pay for the remaining balance?
We collect the remaining balance no later than two months before the departure date, or when we issue the flight tickets for you, whichever comes first.
Can I pay by installments?
You may pay for the deposit(50%) at the time of booking, and the rest of it two months before departure(or when we book the flights).
What if the departure date I want isn't on the website?
If you have more than 6 clients and the departure date is more than 6 months away, we might be able to create a new departure date.
Can I organize a private tour just for my friend and family?
We can operate private tours for 10 or more guests. We can offer the same price as the website for groups larger than 30. For smaller group sizes, please contact us to get a quote.
Why are the prices different for similar departure dates?
Each departure date is selling at a lower price when they are first created. And the price will be increased as more people sign up. Typically the price is increased by $100-$200 for every 10 new guests we receive. So for departure dates with higher prices, they are most likely a guaranteed departure. If a departure is selling at the starting price, we might only have a few guest sighed up for that date.
Is every departure date a guaranteed departure?
We can only conduct a tour when the group size is at least 10, sometimes 15. We might also cancel a departure date for reasons such as unfriendly weathers, cancelled flights, operation issues..etc..

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    Lost items: All baggage and personal belongings are at all times at the traveler's own risk. The tour guides, airline carriers, hotel staff, and other suppliers who provide services on tour are independent contractors; as such, you will be held the responsibility for all the resulting costs, such as shipping fee, credit card surcharge fee and etc. Stunning Tours will not be liable for any damages or injuries claimed.
    Regulatory compliance: Travelers are responsible to observe the laws, regulations, orders, and/or requirements of countries visited. Stunning Tours assumes no responsibility for any traveler rejected to enter the countries visited. In such circumstances, there shall be no refund for the unused portion of the tour.
    Attendance/Tardiness: All travelers have to stay with the group at all times, except for leisure days, if for any reason, a traveler does not attend the scheduled daily activities during the tour, an additional supplement fee of $100 per day per person is required
    Travelers are required to have time-conscious to return on time after leisure time during the tour, and usually, a time limit of 15-20 minutes leeway may be extended. For the sake of other travelers of the group, the group has the authority not to wait for any travelers who don’t respect the rules at all times.

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    Please select "Single Room" if you are traveling alone.

    For our Japan tours, we can not accommodate as many as 3 adults(12 or older) in a room.

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