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Essence of Japan

Samurai castles and the Bullet Train

14 days from

£4,049 per person

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  • VIP Icon VIP door-to-door travel service
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Famous for its thrilling ultra-modern cities, Japan is also home to some of the world’s most stunning areas of natural beauty, where cherry blossoms and hydrangea bloom in spring and maple trees blaze fiery red hues across the land in autumn. Having selected these two splendid seasons as the most magical times to visit, our fully-escorted Japanese tour highlights the vitality of Tokyo and Hiroshima, the tranquillity and charm of temples, shrines, museums and gardens and the march of technology with an included journey on the lightning-fast Shinkansen (Bullet Train), all enhanced with the most gracious hospitality of the Japanese.


  • 12 nights in hotel and 1 in flight (accommodation as specified or similar)
  • 13 meals: 12 breakfasts (days 3-14) 1 lunch (day 4)
  • Portable audio headset system on excursions

Included excursions and visits: 17

  • Tokyo city tour
  • Mt Fuji Visitors Centre
  • Visit Matsumoto Castle
  • Sample sake at a traditional brewery
  • Takayama walking tour
  • Visit Shirakawago Village
  • Kanazawa city tour
  • Three journeys on the JR Bullet Train
  • Visit Miyajima Island
  • Walking tour of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park
  • Visit Nara’s attractions, including Todaiji Temple and Nara Park
  • Kyoto city tour
  • Traditional tea ceremony
  • Lake Ashi cruise
  • Cable car to the Owakudani Valley and Hot Springs

Plus all these benefits:

  • Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service
  • Free connecting flights to London
  • Check-in service by Titan staff
  • Services of an experienced Titan tour manager and local guide
  • Scheduled British Airways direct flights
  • Best available coaches with experienced drivers
  • Hotel porterage (one bag per person)
  • Airport taxes, security charges and fuel surcharges
  • UK Air Passenger Duty (APD)
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Essence of Japan

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Essence of Japan

Samurai castles and the Bullet Train

14 days from

£4,049 per person

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