with Kyushu Island Extension


Bullet Train to Hakone; Hakone Outdoor Museum; Historic Takayama; Kyoto: Temples & shrines; Hiroshima: Peace Memorial Park; Aso-Kuju National Park: five cone volcano; Nagasaki: feudal castles, samurai houses, Meiji-era villas; smoking volcanoes

Tour Map

Hotel List

The following is a list of sample hotels at some locations included on this tour. The hotels shown here are meant to provide a general sense of the standard of hotel we usually aim for; they are not necessarily confirmed for your chosen departure.

Akasaka Excel Hotel Tokyu

Location: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

Rating: 4-star

Right in the city heart, this hotel with its distinctive exterior is perfectly located for business and pleasure, served by five subway lines and convenient to business, government, fashion and entertainment districts. A shopping arcade runs the length of the block-long building, with a variety of designer labels represented. Features: Satellite TV, telephone, refrigerator, hair dryer.

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Hotel Kagetsu-en

Location: Hakone, Japan

Rating: 3-star

Hakone Kagetsu-en is beautifully surrounded by the colorful cypress grove and from your room's window you can enjoy its amazing overview. The real draw are the hotel's hot spring baths, the hotel's cuisine and the beautiful scenery of Hakone. This hotel offers an authentic Japanese experience. Hakone Kagetsu-en comprises 70 well-appointed guest rooms with air conditioning, colour TV, hairdryer, IDD telephone, 24 hour room service.

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Hotel Mitsui Garden

Location: Central Kumamoto, Japan

Rating: 3-star

This charming property has long been a favourite for both business and leisure travellers. Every room in the hotel offers guests telephone, air conditioning, television, toiletries, slippers and hairdryer. The rooms are further provided with satellite television, radio and IDD phone.

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