Architecture & Art in Japan Today

Tour Details


St Mary’s Cathedral Tokyo, Tange, 1964

Tour Details




Architectural icons in Ginza, Omotesando, Shinjuku & Roppongi; Hakone Open Air Museum, Pola Museum, hot spring visit, Naoshima and its museums, Hiroshima and Miyajima Island, Miho Museum, National Museum of Art Osaka.




25 October - 10 November, 2018 (17 days, 17 nights)




Land content only:
Twin share: $9,105 per person
Single Supplement: $10,710 per person


Single Supplement

Payment of the single supplement will ensure single room accommodation throughout the tour.
As the number of single rooms is very limited, people wishing to take the single supplement are advised to book well in advance.


The tour prices quoted above are subject to change due to fluctuation in exchange rates and changes by tour suppliers. Prices are subject to change until paid in full.


Tour Price Includes

  • Accommodation in twin share rooms or single room with private facilities in 3~4 star hotels
  • 1 night in a Japanese inn
  • Breakfast daily & 6 dinners
  • Transportation by coach, rail, ferry and bus
  • Baggage transfers where required
  • Entrance fees unless marked optional in the itinerary
  • Suica Travel card valued at JPY5,000
  • Tour information booklet
  • Parking and toll fees for chartered coaches and tips for coach drivers.

Not Included in the Above Prices

  • Daily lunch & dinner not indicated in the itinerary
  • Beverages with meals
  • Items of a personal nature, including telephone, laundry & taxis not indicated in the itinerary
  • Airport-hotel transfers
  • Luggage in excess of 20 kg (44lbs)
  • Comprehensive travel insurance
  • Visa Fees (if applicable)

Fitness & Participation


While this tour does not require a special level of fitness, participants are advised that they will be required to:

  • Negotiate airports & railway stations without assistance.
  • Embark/disembark coaches, trains and other methods of transport without assistance.
  • Handle own baggage.
  • Travel on public transport in cities, sometimes in crowded conditions.
  • Use stairs in metro and train stations where esclators and elevators are not always available.
  • Undertake walking tours of 2-3 hours duration, including using stairs and walking over uneven surfaces.
  • Stand for long periods in museums and other sites.
  • Use combined shower/bath facilities (it is not possible to guarantee walk-in shower facilities)
If the tour is cancelled due to insufficient numbers, the deposit will be fully refunded.
If the tour is cancelled due to insufficient numbers, the deposit will be fully refunded.