Grand Tour of Japan

Operator: Riviera Travel
Destination: Japan
Price From: £5799.00

Discover the Wonders of Japan!

Immerse Yourself in Ancient Culture and Modern Marvels

Embark on our Grand Tour of Japan and delve into the heart of this captivating country, where emperors, geishas, and Zen Buddhist temples intertwine with futuristic cityscapes and untouched natural landscapes.


  • Duration: 14 nights in three to four-star hand-picked hotels
  • Experiences: 17 included experiences
  • Travel: Return flights & transfers included, including travel on the famous high-speed bullet train
  • Meals: Daily breakfast, 2 lunches, and 1 dinner
  • Guidance: Expert Riviera Tour Manager throughout your journey
  • Luggage: 20kg+ checked luggage
  • Extras: Free Wi-Fi in the hotels


  • Breathtaking Vistas: Visit the lakes around Mount Fuji and journey along the Kurobe Alpine Route and Kurobe Gorge Railway.
  • City Exploration: Discover Tokyo’s vibrant districts, Nara’s historic landmarks, and Kyoto’s revered temples.
  • Reflective Moments: Pay homage at Hiroshima Peace Park and Museum, and participate in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony.
  • High-Speed Adventures: Experience the thrill of traveling at 189mph on Japan’s renowned bullet trains.


  • Group Offer: Receive 10% back or a free place when you book for a group of 10 or more.

Your Itinerary

  • Day 1:
  • Departure: Arrive at the airport for your overnight flight.

  • Day 2:
  • Arrival in Tokyo: Check in to our hotel in the heart of the city and relax.

  • Day 3:
  • Tokyo: Explore iconic sites like the Meiji Shrine and Akihabara district.

  • Day 4:
  • Tokyo: Visit traditional Asakusa district and enjoy a free afternoon.

  • Day 5:
  • Mount Fuji & Hakone: Admire views of Mount Fuji from Lake Kawaguchi and Hakone.

  • Day 6:
  • Bullet Train to Hiroshima: Reflect at Hiroshima’s Peace Park and Museum.

  • Day 7:
  • Hiroshima: Explore Miyajima island and its famous Torii gate.

  • Day 8:
  • Korakuen Gardens: Travel to Kyoto, stopping at Korakuen Gardens.

  • Day 9:
  • Kyoto and Tea Ceremony: Tour Kyoto and participate in a traditional tea ceremony.

  • Day 10:
  • Nara: Discover Nara’s temples and enjoy a sake tasting.

  • Day 11:
  • Free Day in Kyoto: Explore Kyoto’s wonders at your own pace.

  • Day 12:
  • Bullet Train to Tokyo: Return to Tokyo for an overnight stay.

  • Day 13:
  • Kurobe Alpine Route: Enjoy scenic views on the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route.

  • Day 14:
  • Kurobe Gorge: Ride through the Kurobe ravine on a scenic rail journey.

  • Day 15:
  • Bullet Train to Tokyo: Spend the morning in Toyama before returning to Tokyo.

  • Day 16:
  • Return Flight: Head to the airport for our flight home.