• Yanagawa sightseeing boat AMAKUSA
• Amakusa Cruise to spot and watch the wild dolphins at sea
• Kirishima-jingu Shrine
• Takachiho Farm
• Experience Orange Shokudo Scenic Train Ride
• Kumamoto Castle
• Fruit Picking
• Hello Kitty Shinkansen R ide
• Mojiko Port
• Tenjin Underground M all
• Akiyoshido Cave
• Motonosumi Shrine
• Tsunoshima Ohashi Bridge
KANSAI / OSAKA
• Ringu Premium Outle
• Osaka Castle
• Shinsaibashi & Dotonbori
• Kiyomizu Temple
• Sannenzaka Shopping slope
• Togetsukyo Bridge
• Katsuri River
• Todaiji Temple
• Nara Deer Park
7 Breakfasts / 5 Lunches / 4 Dinners
7 Nights stay in Hotel
Day 1SINGAPORE - FUKUOKA(VIA HONG KONG)
Assemble at Singapore Changi Airport and begin your holiday with a pleasant flight toJapan.
Day 2FUKUOKA - YANAGAWA - AMAKUSA
Upon arrival, meet and greet with our local representative. Transfer to Yanagawa, often called “The City of Water.” Enjoy a relaxing Yanagawa sightseeing boat excursion on the canal to enjoy the scenery of the old castle town while the boatman sings local folk songs.
Dinner (Hotel Kaiseiki Dinner)
Day 3AMAKUSA – KIRISHIMA
After breakfast, we will transfer to Amakusa. Onboard the Amakusa Cruise, you can spot and watch the wild dolphins at sea. Next, will onboard Orange Shokudo Scenic Train (Yatsushiro – Izumi) where we can leisurely observe the beautiful coastal scenery of the Yatsuhsiro Sea and East China Sea while enjoying seasonal dishes from Kagoshima and Kumamoto on this sightseeing train. Continue to Kirishima, is an active volcanic mountain range that lies on the border between Miyazaki and Kagoshima Prefectures. It is made up of mountains, highlands, volcanic lakes and hot springs. Transfer to Kirishima Onsen lies on thelower slopes of the Kirishima Mountains with a distant view over Kagoshima Bay and Sakurajima. It is one of Japan's leading hot spring resorts with high quality, sulfuric hot spring waters. Proceed to visit Kirishima-jingu Shrine, one of Japan’ s oldest Shinto shrines, a beautifully ornate shrine known as the Nikko of the West. Tonight, will enjoy onsen in the hotel .
Breakfast / Lunch (Train Bento) / Dinner (Hotel Dinner)
Day 4KIRISHIMA – MIYAZAKI – KUMAMOTO -FUKUOKA
Morning will visit Takachiho Farm, a sightseeing farm surrounded by nature, where you can interact with cows, horses and sheep. The homemade soft serve butter made with freshlysqueezed milk is a must-try (included). Next, visit Kumamoto Castle is known for being one of the three great castles in Japan. Also known as Ginkgo Castle, the castle was built by Kato Kiyomasa in 1607. we will proceed to enjoy FruitPicking (seasonal fruits).
Breakfast / Lunch (Buffet Lunch) / Dinner (Shabu Shabu)
Day 5FUKUOKA – YAMAGUCHI - FUKUOKA
Today, we will experience and enjoy Hello Kitty Bullet train ride from Hakata Station to Shin-Yamaguchi. Next, proceed to visit Akiyoshido Cave, Japan's largest stalactite cave, is filled with mysterious limestonefeatures formed over tens of millions of years. Continue to visit Motonosumi Shrine, (Motonosumi Jinja) is a shrine located in northern Yamaguchi Prefecture along the coast of the Sea of Japan. A tunnel of overone hundred torii gates leads down to the cliff. Drive through Tsunoshima Ohashi Bridge was open in 2000 and known as one of the longest (1780m) free bridge to islands. The bridge and the blue Amagase sea perfectly match as a landscape. Thereafter, proceed to Mojiko Port, Waterfront area with a nostalgic atmosphere. Mojiko (Moji Port) opened in 1889, prospering as a harbour of international trade. Many of thebuildings date from the late 19th century to the prewar period and the streets are lined with classical Western architecture, giving the district the atmosphere of a different time.
Breakfast / Lunch (Fugo Set)
Day 6FUKUOKA – OSAKA
After breakfast, will proceed to Tenjin Underground Shopping Mall to enjoy shopping spree before transfer to airport for flight to Kansai. Upon arrival in Kansai, will visit to Rinku Premium Outlets.
Day 7 DAY 7 OSAKA – KYOTO – NARA - OSAKA
Today, visit a UNESCO World Heritage Site – Kiyomizu Temple (admission fee included). One of the famous temples in Kyoto is known for its cherry blossoms in the spring. It has a large veranda supported by hundreds of pillars and was built in 1633 on a hillside. Take a stroll along Sannenzaka ShoppingSlope, which features many souvenir shops, handicraft shops, kimono shops, restaurants and small cafes. Souvenirs at affordable prices are available here. Continue to Togetsukyo Bridge is a wooden bridge over the Oi River and one of Kyoto’ s iconic landmarks, located in the Arashiyama district and strolling along the Katsura River. The spring cherry blossom viewing spot, specially on the riverside, is spectacular. Take a drive to visit the UNESCO Heritage Site, Todaiji Temple of Daibutsu. The largest bronze Buddha structure in Japan is within the serenity of Nara Deer Park, where thousands of deer roam freely in its natural enclosure.Thereafter, will proceed to Proceed to Osaka Castle (photo stop). Next, proceed to the shopping paradise, “Shinsaibashi” and be wowed by the many shops and departmental stores selling trendy clothes,shoes, books, etc. Visit the culinary paradise, “Dotonbori” where many cafés, restaurants and street food stalls.
Breakfast / Lunch (Tofu Set) / Dinner (Japanese BBQ)
Free at leisure
Day 9DAY 9 OSAKA - SINGAPORE
We will be transferred to airport for your flight back to Singapore. We hope you had a memorable vacation with ASA Holidays.
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*Note: Confirmed departure dates were highlighted in Green color .
More departure dates are coming soon
Immigration procedures require all tourists to possess a passport with minimum 6 months validity from the day of departure. Please ensure relevant visa is applied should you need one. It is necessary to bring along re-entry permit or air ticket to country of origin for passenger not holding Singapore passport. It is advisable to keep separately a photocopy of your travel document.
**Malaysia Passport: With ICAO' Standards with IC Passport (symbol on the front cover), do need a visa to enter Japan.
**Non - ICAO Standards Passport, Must apply for a Japan Visa.
Spring (Mar – May): 15 – 25 °C / 春天 （三月–五月)
Summer (Jun – Aug): 25 – 33°C / 夏天 ( 六月–八月 )
Autumn (Sep – Nov): 13 – 20°C / 秋天 (九月–十一月)
Winter (Dec – Feb): -05 – 15°C / 冬天 (十二月–二月)
We suggest you to update the weather through news or internet closer to departure.
Tipping and Service Charges
Total Per Pax (Applicable for 2 years and above):
6D5N Japan Tour: 7800 Yen
7D5N Japan Tour: 8300 Yen
7D6N Japan Tour: 9100 Yen
8D6N Japan Tour: 9600 Yen
8D7N Japan Tour: 10,400 Yen
9D7N Japan Tour: 10,900 Yen
9D8N Japan Tour: 11,700 Yen
Time Difference / 时差
Japan is one hour ahead of Singapore. 日本比新加坡快一个小时。
Electric Current and Adaptor / 电压
It is essential to bring a plug adaptor of 2 Flat pins for 120V outlet.
1. In the event of local religious festivals, unforeseen circumstances and/or bad weather conditions, the sequence of the itinerary may be changed or altered. Alternative attractions will be substituted without prior notice and/or at short notice in order to ensure a smoother journey and tour.
2. All bookings will be subjected to terms and conditions as stipulated in this brochure.
3. Admission and entrance ticket will be included when specified.
4. Minimum group size of 16 passengers is required for a confirmed departure. Group size of 15 and below will solely be at the discretion of ASA Holidays and passengers need to accept the arrangement.
5. Tour is conducted in Mandarin.
6. All hotel ratings are based on local standards. In the event that accommodation in the stated hotel is unavailable, it will be replaced by another hotel of similar standards.
7. During major events, accommodation may not be in the city mentioned
8. ASA Holidays recommends you to buy travel insurance for your travel to ensure coverage.
9. All flights are subject to change without prior notice
10. In the event of discrepancies between English and Chinese itinerary, please refer to English version.
11. Room types are based on run of the house and allocated by respective hotels. ASA Holidays will not be responsible for the differences of the room allocated.
12. For groups of 26 passengers and above, we will have a tour manager to accompany the tour throughout.