Day 1 Tokyo
Today we will gather and meet the tour guide at Tokyo Narita airport. After pickup at the airport we will transfer to hotel with the help of tour guide. Hotel check-in after 3:00pm.
Day 2 Tokyo
After breakfast, we will visit Meiji Jingu. Then we may view Sky Tree, the tallest self - propelled tower all over the world. After visiting Asakusa Kannon Temple, guests will have Japanese BBQ as lunch. In the afternoon, we will visit Nijubashi Bridge, the Japanese emperor's residence, located in the center of Tokyo Chiyoda area. We will continue to Ginza after viewing Tokyo Tower. After dinner, we will return to hotel.
Day 3 Tokyo - Hakone - Hamamatsu (211 km)
After breakfast, we will drive to Hakone and take a cruise on Lake Ashi and visit Oshino Hakkai. Then, we will head to Heiwa Park. We will return to hotel to have dinner and enjoy the hot springs. Spend the night in Hamamatsu.
Day 4 Hamamatsu - Nagoya - Kyoto (221 km)
After breakfast, we will head to Nagoya and visit Royal Jewelry Shop. We will head to Kyoto after lunch and visit famous Gion. Then, we will visit Hanamikoji which is the classiest geisha district among Japan. We will spend the night in Kyoto.
Day 5 Kyoto - Nara - Osaka (77 km)
After breakfast, we will visit Kiyomizu Temple and wander on the sloping paths. Then, we will visit Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine. On the way to Osaka, we will visit Todaiji Temple in Nara. When we arrive in Osaka, we will do some shopping in Shinsaibashi.
Day 6 Osaka - Sapporo (1058 km)
After breakfast, we will take airplane to Sapporo New Chitose Airport. Guide will help guests transfer to hotel. Check in after 3:00pm.
Day 7 Sapporo - Biei - Sounkyo (226 km)
After breakfast, we will visit Farm Tomita(* Jan - Apr/ Nov - Dec: it will be replaced by Ikeda Wine Castle). After lunch, we will visit Shikisai-no-Oka and take a stroll around the Blue pond (* Jan - Apr/ Nov - Dec: it will be replaced by Aeon). We will taste Hokkaido crab for dinner.
Day 8 Sounkyo - Abashiri - Akankohan
We will go to Sounkyo valley, see Ginga Waterfall and Ryusei waterfall, also the valley of Oobako. Then we will continue to Abashiri and visit Okhotsk Ryuhyo Museum. Afterwards we will visit Lake Mashu.
Day 9 Akankohan - Tokachi-gawa
We will take a cruise on Lake Akan and enjoy the view (Jan - Apr/Nov - Dec: it will be replaced by fishing on the ice or view dance). Afterward, we will visit Kushiro Tancho Nature Park where you can find red-crowned crane. Afterwards we will proceed to Tokachi and check in at onsen hotel on arrival, Tonight, dinner features the Toyonishi Beef.
Day 10 Tokachi-gawa -Toyako - Jozankei (341 km)
We will visit Hell Valley which offers hot steam vents, sulfurous stream and other volcanic activity. After lunch, we will visit the Bear Park. Take the Usuzan Gondola to see the beauty of Toyako Lake and get a close look of crater at Showa-shinzan Volcano. Next we will proceed to Jozankei.
Day 11 Jozankei - Otaru - Sapporo (37 km)
After breakfast we will drive to Otaru Canal and visit Kitaichi Glass Pavilion. Afterward, transfer to the Chitose airport for your flight back home or plan the rest of day on your own.