How about experiencing 2 iconic countries of Far-East Asia in 1 incredible tour? The historical cities of the land of the rising sun welcome us with open arms, as we zoom in superfast bullet trains in Japan, whereas South Korea charms us with its stunning sights n sounds and unique culture and encounter modern cities with traditional vibes.
Japan Korea Tour (Mumbai to Mumbai) guests will report at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport-respective airline terminal, four hours prior to the scheduled flight departure time.
After collecting the snacks hamper from Veena World Airport Representative and completing check in formalities, guests along with Veena World Tour Manager will travel to Tokyo – The Capital city of Japan.
Joining & Leaving (J&L) Tour guests will directly join at Tokyo Airport as per the scheduled group flight arrival time. J&L Tour guests who have already reached Tokyo can meet the scheduled group as per the guidelines given by Veena World Tour Manager. Upon arrival, Veena World Tour Manager will guide all guests for airport formalities and proceed to visit Tokyo Tower Observatory deck to get an amazing view of Tokyo city. Later we pass by Rainbow Bridge and Imperial Palace.
Today we proceed to Mt. Fuji Yoshidaguchi base and visit 5th Station observation deck to enjoy spectacular views of the Mt. Fuji (subject to operation), followed by a visit to Gotemba Peace Park. Later it’s time for an exciting travel by Bullet train to Hiroshima from Mishima / Odawara station. All guests will have a short Meet & Greet session today during the bus journey.
Cherry Blossom Sight: On the way to Mt. Fuji 5th station and Gotemba Peace Park
Today we visit Hiroshima Peace Parkrk and History museum, followed by a visit to Bomb Dome, Sadako Monument and the Memorial Cenotaph. Later we visit the world famous landmark of Japan – Miyajima Shrine and its Floating Torii Gate. Enroute to Osaka we pass through the Naruto Bridge (Onaruto Bridge) which is famous for Naruto Whirlpools.
Cherry Blossom Sight: Hiroshima Peace Park, Miyajima and Enroute to Osaka.
Today we proceed to Fushimi Inari Shrine which is famous for its thousands of Vermilion Torii Gates, followed by a visit to the spectacular Golden Pavilion, Tenryuji Temple and later we enjoy a walk through Arashiyama Bamboo Groove and Togetsukyo – Arashiyama Bridge. In the evening, we stroll around Shirakawa – traditional Japanese village setup and watch famous Geisha dance show. On our return journey to Osaka, we pass by Osaka Castle.
Cherry Blossom Sight: Fushimi Inari Shrine, Golden Pavilion and Tenryuji Temple
Today we proceed to Tokyo. Upon arrival, we visit Asakusa Temple Complex along with Nakamise Shopping area. Later we explore Shinjuku Garden which is famous for its traditional Japanese landscapes. In the evening we enjoy shopping at Shibuya crossing and take a photo stop at Hachiko – The statue of Japanese Dog Akita, remembered for his remarkable loyalty to his owner who lost his life in WWII. Later we experience world’s most integrated subway system on the return journey to our hotel.
Today we visit Miraikan Museum to enjoy the Asimo Robot experience, followed by a visit to Toyota Mega Web – a museum dedicated to Toyota Cars. Later we travel to Seoul by flight. Seoul is the capital city of South Korea.
Today we visit an unusual tourist attraction ‘The Korean Demilitarized Zone’ (DMZ) on the border of South and North Korea. It’s a weapons-free two-kilometre-wide buffer zone each side between these two countries. Here we will visit Dorasan Peace Park, Dora Observatory and the third Infiltration Tunnel which was dug by the northern army to spy on southern part. In the evening, we visit Dongdaemun – South Korea’s largest wholesale and retail shopping market. Later we visit Seoul Tower also known as Namsan Tower to get an amazing view of Seoul city. Korean Demilitarized Zone