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Japanese Grand Prix

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Japanese Grand Prix

See qualifying and the race at Suzuka

Take in the Japanese Grand Prix at the famous Suzuka circuit and experience the culture and cuisine the country has to offer. Experience the iconic sites in Tokyo, then overnight in a traditional hot spring with dinner included. Then take the Bullet train to Nagoya to watch the Japanese Formula 1 Grand Prix. End your holiday by spending time in the cultural capital, Kyoto, where you will have dinner with Maiko (apprentice Geisha).

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Locations you will be visiting

  • Asakusa Tokyo

    Tokyo, Japan

    Tokyo, Japan’s busy capital, mixes the ultramodern and the traditional

    3 Dyas

  • Lake Ashi hakone japan

    Hakone, Japan

    Hakone, just a few hours from Tokyo, is an ideal location when looking for a break from the big city...

    1 Day

  • Nagoya castle japan

    Nagoya, Japan

    Nagoya, is the birthplace of Toyota and pachinko, a pinball-style game.

    3 Days

  • Kinkakuji Temple The Golden Pavilion Kyoto japan

    Kyoto, Japan

    Kyoto, Japan's former capital, is home to 17 UNESCO World Heritage sites

    3 Days

YOUR TOUR ITINERARY

Japanese Grand Prix

12 day Tour Itinerary

An overview of your trip

DAY 1 UK to Tokyo

Depart from your regional UK airport for your flight to Tokyo.

  • Transport: Airplane
DAY 2 Arrive Tokyo

Arrive at Narita International Airport. You will be welcomed by our representative who will assist you to board your transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is free at leisure.

DAY 3 Tokyo Half Day Tour

Half day private tour with an English speaking guide.  Your guide will meet you and escort you to visit Tokyo Tower, Imperial Palace and Ginza.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 4 Tokyo

Day at leisure. Optional day tours include Tsukiji Outer Fish Market and Sushi Workshop, Sumo Experience & Chanko Lunch and River Cruise.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 5 Tokyo to Hakone

After breakfast make your way to Tokyo station. Using your Japan Rail (JR) Pass take the bullet train to Odawara station Hakone.  On arrival take the shuttle bus to your Ryokan.

With your Hakone 2-Day Free Pass you can freely get on and off the following as often as needed: Hakone Tozan Bus (designated zones), Hakone Tozan Train, Hakone Tozan Cable Car, Odakyu Hakone Highway Bus (designates zones), Hakone Ropeway, Numazu Tozan Tokai Bus (designated zones), Hakone Sightseeing Cruise and ‘Kanko Shisetsu-Meguri’ Bus.

  • Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Transport: Bullet Train
DAY 6 Hakone to Nagoya

After breakfast take the Bullet train to Nagoya. On arrival you will be met and assisted with transfers to your hotel (taxi payable locally)

  • Meals included: Breakfast
  • Transport: Bullet Train
DAY 7 Qualifying

Take the train to the Suzuka Circuit for qualifying. Return back to your hotel.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
  • Transport: Train
DAY 8 Japanese Grand Prix

Take the train to the Suzuka Circuit for the Japanese Grand Prix. Return back to your hotel.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
  • Transport: Train
DAY 9 Nagoya to Kyoto

After breakfast catch the Bullet train to Kyoto. On arrival make the short walk to your hotel

  • Meals included: Breakfast
  • Transport: Bullet Train
DAY 10 Kyoto Half Day Tour and Evening Dinner with Maiko

Half day private tour with an English speaking guide.  Your guide will escort you around Nijo Castle, Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion) and Kyoto Imperial Palace (or Kitano Tenmangu Shrine). In the evening enjoy dinner with a Maiko (apprentice Geisha).

  • Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 11 Kyoto

Day at leisure to explore Kyoto. Optional excursions include Hiroshima & Miyajima, Fushimi & Uji Morning Tour and Tea Ceremony, Fushimi Inari and Sake Tasting, Sagano Bamboo Grove and Arashiyama Walking Tour.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 12 Kyoto to UK

Transfer to Osaka airport for your flight to the UK journey.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
Optional Extras - Cultural Experiences

There is some free time in your itinerary for you to explore on your own, or treat yourself to an excursion. Use the links below to create a to-do list, or, if you’d prefer us to book you onto one of these or any other excursions, please let us know when booking your tour.

  • sumo wrestling tokyo japan
    Japan

    Japan: Tokyo Sumo Experience & Chanko Lunch

    Be a sumo wrestler for a day! Learn from the Sumo wrestlers about the history, practice and the tournaments. Try on a Sumo costume and challenge a Sumo wrestler to a match. Enjoy the traditional and symbolic meal Chanko-nabe.

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  • sushi-chef-tokyo-japan
    Japan

    Japan: Sushi Workshop Morning Tour, Tokyo

    Experience hand-shaping and rolling sushi from a Tsukiji sushi chef and tour around Tsukiji Outer Fish Market to have an insight into how chef selects their fish for sushi.

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  • Sagano Bambo Grove Arashiyama japan
    Japan

    Japan: Kyoto Sagano Bamboo Grove and Arashiyama Walking Tour

    Take a walk through the scenic Sagano Bamboo Grove visiting Jojakko-ji Temple and Togetsu Bridge over Katsura River. Enjoy Japanese style lunch on a Yakatabune Boat in Arashiyama.

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  • ninja wifi features japan
    Japan

    Ninja Wifi, Japan

    WiFi on the go in Japan to help you stay connected.

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Sample Accommodation

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What's included:
  • International flights
  • Transfers and transport in Japan
  • Hakone 2- Day Free Pass
  • Hotel accommodation based on twin share
  • English Speaking Guides and assistants
  • Meals as stated
  • Japan Information Pack
  • Japan Rail Pass and Bullet Trains
  • Excursions as stated in the itinerary
  • Grandstand F1 tickets – added separately due to the various experiences available
  • Personal spending
  • Tips
  • Travel insurance

Prices available on request.

Flights and itinerary are tailored to your requirements. Please call and speak to one of our specialists for more details.

Prices and products are subject to availability at the time of booking.
The deposit for these arrangements is £300 per person. Balance is due 12 weeks before departure.

When making an enquiry or reservation we will request your contact details, however no payment will be required at this stage. We will contact you for payment details and to confirm your booking, your details and the details of those travelling with you along with any extras you’d like to add.

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