Tokyo Languages and Cultural Studies

6 days /5 nights

From only £899pp

Overview

6 days /5 nights From only £899pp

Tokyo offers students a fantastic opportunity for students to become immersed in Japanese culture, this compact tour can provide your students with a greater understanding. Add an extra day to include Hiroshima.

What's included in the trip?

  • Return scheduled flights
  • Accommodation on a B&B basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Flight to Tokyo

  • Day 2

    Arrive in Tokyo. Transfer to hotel. Guided coach tour of Tokyo’s main neighbourhoods including Tokyo Imperial Palace. Meal at a local restaurant

  • Day 3

    Full day visit to Hakone & Mount Fuji. Meal at a local restaurant

  • Day 4

    Asakusa Kannon Temple.Sushi making session followed by a tea ceremony. Meal at a local restaurant

  • Day 5

    Ghibli Museum.Koishikawa Korakuen – Japanese Gardens. Depart Tokyo

  • Day 6

    Arrive UK

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • Home to the Emperor of Japan and the Imperial Family, the large Imperial Palace features beautiful gardens, archives and a museum. Not only can you learn about the History of Japanese Imperial family but you can explore the close to one and a half square miles of tranquil garden scenery.
  • Hakone is a World Heritage listed park due to the beauty of its mountainous terrain. Mt. Fuji is the iconic perfectly shaped volcano that is considered sacred by many and adored by all.
  • You’ve probably seen Japan’s largest Buddhist Temple featuring on many postcards etc. as this iconic landmark is famous around the world. Don’t miss out on an incredibly fascinating trip to Asakusa Kannon – there’s nothing else quite like it.
  • Dedicated purely to the Anime artwork of Studio Ghibli, this museum is a fine arts museum with a twist. The maze style layout and generally childish format creates a unique and unrivalled atmosphere.
  • Whilst Tokyo is a very developed City, there are also some beautiful Parks and Gardens scattered throughout the city. The style of Japanese gardening is world renowned and has been mimicked across the globe.
  • The Fuji News and Television Network is based in Tokyo and the Fuji TV Tower is its flagship station. The building itself is a highly innovative piece of modern architecture and a dynamic addition to the Tokyo Skyline.
  • For those brave enough to head up the tallest tower in the world, the Tokyo Skytree offers incredible 360-degree views of Tokyo from its Observation Deck over 2000ft in the air. Why not enjoy those sunning views whilst enjoying a bite to eat in the top quality restaurant?
  • A brilliant example of postmodern architecture from the 1960s- Sony building is an exciting collection of shops, restaurants and showrooms. Get those credit cards out folks and treat yourself to the attest gadgets!
  • A perfect opportunity to gain a different perspective of the buildings that make Tokyo’s skyline so unique. Full of shops, restaurants, clubs and entertainment – the complex as a whole is an unforgettable trip!