8 days from £ 639 p/person
Tokyo is the heart of Japan’s contemporary culture, with maid cafes, stores such as Don Quijote, and specialist shopping areas like Takeshita Dori for fashion, or Akihabara for gaming and electronics. Kyoto is the treasurehouse of Japan and home of the Kyoto International Manga Museum. Combine the two cities and enjoy manga and anime.

  • Stay in Tokyo, to discover contemporary culture and specialist shopping areas for fashion, gaming or electronics
  • A 4-day Kansai Area Pass to explore the Kyoto & Osaka area
  • Kyoto, home of the International Manga Museum

Day 1 : Arrive Tokyo

Arrive Tokyo Narita or Haneda Airport, and take the “Airport Limousine” bus service to travel into central Tokyo.

Stay 4 nights.

Day 2 : Tokyo

Full day free to explore Tokyo.

  • maid cafes
  • Don Quixote stores, with an amazing variety of goods found only in Japan
  • Akihabara, for gaming and electronics
  • Takeshita Dori for contemporary and cute fashion

Day 3 : Tokyo

Full day free to explore Tokyo.

Day 4 : Tokyo

Full day free to explore Tokyo.

Day 5 : Tokyo - Kyoto

Travel to Kyoto today on Japan’s famous Shinkansen (Bullet train) using the ticket provided.

Stay 3 nights.

Day 6 : Kyoto

Full day free to explore Kyoto.

  • World Heritage sites, temples and shrines
  • The Kyoto International Manga Museum
  • A 4-day Kansai Area Pass is included, so you can explore nearby places by train, including the ancient city of Nara, Osaka, the country’s foodie capital or even the castle town of Himeji.

Day 7 : Kyoto

Full day free to explore Kyoto.

Day 8 : Depart Osaka (KIX)

After breakfast, travel on the “Haruka” limited Express train using your Kansai Area Pass to Kansai International Airport (KIX) for departure.

from £ 639

per person sharing twin room.


  • 7 nights accommodation including breakfast
  • Bullet train ticket (Ordinary class) Tokyo - Kyoto
  • Kansai Area Pass 4 days
  • travel details and extra information

Not included

  • flights
  • tours and excursions
  • travel insurance
  • any other meals and personal expenses