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Kobe to Tokyo

Tailor-Made Journey

Kobe to Tokyo

Spend time exploring Japan

This eight day tour takes you from Kobe to Tokyo by train using your 7 Day Japan Rail Pass. Explore the moving sights of Hiroshima, maybe marvel at the majesty of Osaka Castle and Kyoto Imperial Palace and gaze in awe at the inspiring Mount Fuji, before ending the tour in the bustling capital, Tokyo.

Osaka Castle Autumn Osaka Japan closeup

Locations you will be visiting

  • Itsukushima Shrine Miyajima Hiroshima Japan

    Hiroshima and Miyajima

    Hiroshima, rebuilt after World War II, and stunning Miyajima island, are among the most visited spot...

    2 Days

  • Osaka Castle Autumn Osaka Japan


    An exciting and bustling city with a wide range of tasty cuisine on offer

    1 Days

  • Kyoto

    Explore historic sights and wander the atmospheric streets of Kyoto

    2 Days

  • Asakusa Tokyo


    Discover Japan's dazzling capital - where ancient meets modern

    1 Days


Kobe to Tokyo

9 day Tour Itinerary

An overview of your trip

DAY 1 Kobe to Hiroshima

Using your 7 Days Japan Rail Pass, take a train to Hiroshima.

  • Transport: Train
DAY 2 Hiroshima

Explore the sights of Hiroshima, such as the Peace Memorial Park and The Atomic Bomb Dome. Perhaps take the ferry across to Miyajima Island and see the Itsukushima Shrine, the great Torii gate that stands in the sea.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 3 Hiroshima to Osaka

Take a train to Osaka. Perhaps visit the impressive Osaka Castle, built in the 16th century.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 4 Osaka to Kyoto

Take a train to Kyoto, the rest of the day is at leisure.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 5 Kyoto

Join a day tour to Kyoto and Nara, seeing the Golden Pavillion and Kyoto Imperial Palace. In Nara visit Todaiji Temple, Great Buddha and Nara Park.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 6 Kyoto to Hakone

Travel by train to Hakone, perhaps take a cruise on Lake Ashinoko and enjoy a ride on the Hakone Sky Gondola. You may wish to spend the night in a traditional Japanese Ryokan.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 7 Hakone to Tokyo

Travel by train to Tokyo for an overnight stay.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 8 Depart
Make your own way for our onward arrangements.
  • Meals included: Breakfast
Optional Extras - Cultural Experiences

There is some free time in your itinerary for you to explore on your own, or treat yourself to an excursion. Use the links below to create a to-do list, or, if you’d prefer us to book you onto one of these or any other excursions, please let us know when booking your tour.

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    Japan: Universal Studios Osaka

    Visit Universal Studios Osaka where there is a huge range of attractions, rides, shows and dining outlets with 1-Day or 2-Day Studio Passes available. A perfect day for your family!

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    Japan: Tokyo Sumo Experience & Chanko Lunch

    Be a sumo wrestler for a day! Learn from the Sumo wrestlers about the history, practice and the tournaments. Try on a Sumo costume and challenge a Sumo wrestler to a match. Enjoy the traditional and symbolic meal Chanko-nabe.

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  • Tsukiji Fish market tokyo japan

    Japan: Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Fish Market

    Visit the Tsukiji Outer market and enjoy a fresh sushi breakfast from one of the many restaurants or food stands.

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  • ninja wifi features japan

    Ninja Wifi, Japan

    WiFi on the go in Japan to help you stay connected.

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Sample Accommodation

4★ Granvia Hotel, Hiroshima

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4★ Hotel Granvia, Osaka

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4★ Kyoto Century Hotel, Kyoto

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3★ Hotel Okada, Hakone

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4★ Grand Prince Hotel Takanawa, Tokyo

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Your holiday details
Japan: Kobe to Tokyo
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What's included:
  • 7 nights' accommodation
  • Meals as stated
  • Transfers as stated
  • International Flights
  • Personal Spending
  • Travel Insurance

The deposit for these arrangements is £300 per person. Balance is due 12 weeks before departure.

Please call 020 8543 8133 for more information or to make a booking.

When making an enquiry or reservation we will request your contact details, however no payment will be required at this stage. We will contact you for payment details and to confirm your booking, your details and the details of those travelling with you along with any extras you’d like to add.

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