7D Dazzling Japan (Kyoto / Kanazawa / Shirakawago / Takayama / Matsumoto / Nagano / Tokyo)

Air ticket SIN – TYO – SIN by Singapore Airlines / Japan Airlines / All Nippon Airways
06 Night’s accommodation based on local 4* Hotel with daily breakfast
Meals, sightseeings, and transfers as per itinerary
Admission fees as per itinerary
Chinese-speaking guide
Description

Day 1: SINGAPORE - NARITA  (Breakfast or Lunch on board / Dinner)

Assemble at Singapore Changi International Airport Terminal 2 for your flight check in.

Day 2: KYOTO - KIYOMIZU TEMPLE   (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Depart for your pleasant flight to Osaka (NH 842). Upon arrival proceed  to  visit  the  famous  Kinkakuji  “Golden  Pavilion”, originally  built  in  1394,  this  temple  has  two  top  floors completely covered in gold leaf. The view of this magnificent structure  is  amazing.  Next,  explore  the  Kiyomizu  Temple, better  known  as  Kiyomizudera  (Pure  Water  Temple).  This popular temple is best cknowledge for its wooden veranda protruding  out  over  an  exquisite  valley  that  extends  to  a panoramic view of the city. Along the narrow Sannen-zaka and Ninen-zaka you will find traditional merchant shops that serve local delicacies and souvenirs. 

Day 3: KANAZAWA - SHIRAKAWAGO - TAKAYAMA  (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

After  breakfast,  visit  the  Shirakawago  village  (registered by  UNESCO  as  Cultural  World  Heritage),  traditional old farmhouses with steeply pitched thatched roofs architecture “Gassho” style. Next the district of Nagamachi in Kanazawa,the  narrow  alleys,  earthen  fences,  and  the  gates  to  rows of samurai’s houses retain the original look from the olden times. Next the impressive East Street of Teahouses – Higashi Chayagai,  traditional  Japanese  venue  of  entertainment,eating and drinking where places for enjoying the dances and music performed by geisha in the Edo period. Moreover, the Asano River flowing nearby also offers a commanding and beautiful view in all season. 

Day 4: TAKAYAMA  - AZUMINO - WASABI FARM - MATSUMOTO  (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

This  morning,  we  visit  Takayama  Morning  Market*,  one of the biggest morning market in Japan. Here you will find traditional Japanese souvenirs, fresh fuits and vegatables. Next,  we  visit  the  old  streets  of Takayama  Sanmachi,  the town village that still stands and remain unchanged since the Edo Period. From here we travel to Art Hill Glass Museum in Azumino. This place boast the largest public collection of local and international glasswares. Japan’s largest and most visited wasabi farm, Daio Wasabi Farm is our next stop. Why not try their soba noodles with the freshly picked wasabi or the famous “must-try” wasabi-flavored ice cream. Remember to bring home recently produced wasabi.

* In winter or during raining seasons, some stalls are closed.

Day 5: MATSUMOTO - NAGANO - LAKE KAWAGUCHI    (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

After breakfast, visit Matsumoto Castle (admission to Castle’s Museum not included), also known as the Crow Castle due to the its black exterior. This castle is registered as a national treasure. Next we visit Zenkoji Temple (designated a national treasure). This temple is famous for its way of worshipping called “O-kaidanmeguri” where people walk blindly through a completely dark underground corridor to touch the “Lord of Paradise”. We will stroll along the street with many shop houses that sell light snacks and souvenirs on our way out.This evening relax yourself in one of the “onsen” (hot spring bath) within the hotel.             

Day 6: GOTEMBA PREMIUM OUTLETS - TOKYO (Breakfast/Dinner)

After  breakfast,  proceed  to  Gotemba  Premium  Outlets,  a large-scale  retail  outlet  mall  built  in  an  extensive  area  of natural  environment  with  views  of  Mt.  Fuji.  Shopping  for world mous brand goods can be found here. Next is a the popular Asakusa Kannon Temple, one of the most famous tourist attractions in Japan. Along the colourful and crowded Nakamise Shopping Street, you will find a very wide selection of souvenirs and traditional Japanese snacks.

DAY 7 : TOKYO  - SINGAPORE   (Breakfast)

This morning free at leisure until your transfer to Narita or Haneda Airport for your flight back to Singapore with sweet memories.

 

Package Inclusion:

Air ticket SIN – TYO – SIN by  Singapore Airlines / Japan Airlines / All Nippon Airways

06 Night’s accommodation based on local 4* Hotel with daily breakfast

Meals, sightseeings, and transfers as per itinerary

Admission fees as per itinerary

Chinese-speaking guide

 

Package Exclude:

Airport taxes

Tipping

Travel Insurance

Anything not mentioned above