Duration: 3 nights independent tour
Price from: £599pp
Tokyo 3 nights
Day 1 Tokyo: You will be met at Tokyo airport and transferred to your centrally located hotel by either road or using the high speed express train.
Day 2 Tokyo: Today you are free to explore the Japanese capital at leisure. Take a look at the Imperial Palace, which is home to the Imperial Family, and surrounding beautiful gardens. Other options include Senso-ji which is Tokyo's most visited temple; the Tokyo National Museum; sweeping city views from the observation deck of Tokyo Sky Tree; perhaps take a tour to Mount Fuji or enjoy some retail therapy in the Ginza district, Tokyo's high end shopping and entertainment district.
Day 3 Tokyo: At leisure before you meet a local food expert and embark on a Gourmet Walk. Dive into the narrow streets of Tokyo's lively neighbourhoods and discover hidden local gourmet gems including tiny shops that have been run for many generations, as well as some well-loved restaurants. Taste some of the staples of Japanese street food, such as some freshly fried meat croquettes, local noodle specialties and traditional Japanese sweets, accompanied by some delicious Japanese drinks.
Day 4 Tokyo: Return transfer to Tokyo airport where your tour concludes.
Villa Fontaine Shiodome - 3* Plus
This large, welcoming hotel boasts a cutting edge design and offers 497 rooms along with an excellent downtown location close to the Tokyo Towers, the second tallest structure in Japan. There is easy access to the city's many other sights as the Shiodome Station is just a minute's walk away or Shinbashi Station only ten minutes by foot. Within the hotel, the soaring and spacious atrium lobby is the impressive setting for breakfast, while rooms are modern and comfortable.
Accommodation: In superior rooms at Villa Fontaine Shiodome which have air-conditioning, bath/shower, fridge and free WiFi.
Meals: Breakfast. Lunch is also included on day 3.
Tour prices: The price shown is based on the best value travel dates in low season and includes return transfers between the airport and hotel, 3 nights accommodation and sightseeing as outlined on day 3.