One of the keys to a successful Japan school trip is in the planning – we can help you in arranging your customised Japan tour. Our staff have been doing this for over 20 years and have sent thousands of kids to Japan. Booking earlier with us can help secure the appropriate flights and accommodation.
Sending schools to Japan for more than 20 years has let us become a well established & respected, and financially sound provider of educational Japan Tours. Our staff who deals with schools is also an experienced teacher who wants your trip to be a success educationally & culturally while still being fun broadening their horizons. We feel confident we can provide your school with a competitively priced quality trip.
Below is a possible plan which will allow for a variety of possible inclusions which could suit teacher and student alike. NOTE: Our specialty is designing trips to suit budget and itinerary requirements so there are numerous options open to you.
Possible school plan:
DAY ONE – TOKYO (D): Depart Australia on your international flight to Tokyo. Overnight: 3 star hotel – Buffet breakfast & dinner included.
DAY TWO – KANAZAWA (B, L): Transfer to Kanazawa by bullet train, lunch then afternoon sightseeing of Kanazawa. Kanazawa home to old samurai and geisha districts, one of Japan’s great gardens – Kenrokuen, art museums, markets and crafts. Overnight: Well located 3 star hotel with breakfast
DAY THREE – KANAZAWA (B): After breakfast continue with Kanazawa sightseeing and experiences – the sightseeing can vary depending on interests of teacher and students. Overnight: Well located 3 star hotel with breakfast
DAY FOUR – HIROSHIMA (B, D): After breakfast head to Hiroshima and explore some of the city’s key spots including Peace Park and the Peace Museum. In the evening a traditional Hiroshima style meal for dinner. Overnight: Well located 2 star hotel with western breakfast
DAY FIVE – HIROSHIMA (B): After breakfast continue with Hiroshima sightseeing visiting Miyajima Island – sacred island with deer roaming freely. Options: STEM related activities, historical & cultural activities or craft related activities. Overnight: Well located 2 star hotel with western breakfast
DAY SIX – OSAKA (B): After breakfast head to Osaka by bullet train. Sightseeing options: Osaka Aquarium, STEM related activities or historical & cultural activities. Overnight: Well located 3 star hotel with buffet breakfast.
DAY SEVEN – OSAKA (B): Fully day or sightseeing of Kyoto or full day at Universal Studios Japan. Overnight: Well located 3 star Osaka hotel with buffet breakfast. For those who want to do both Kyoto and Universal Studios the itinerary can be tweaked to make both possible.
DAY EIGHT – TOKYO (B): After breakfast, heading to Tokyo by bullet train. Sightseeing activities will depend on the type of school trip the group is focusing on. Options can include STEM related activities, amusement park(s), cultural sightseeing or simply iconic Tokyo locations. Overnight: 3 star hotel with buffet breakfast.
DAY NINE – TOKYO (B): After breakfast enjoy a full day of Tokyo sightseeing. Options: STEM related, art related, iconic Tokyo locations or an amusement park. Overnight: 3 star hotel with buffet breakfast.
For those wanting a hot spring experience this is also possible to fit into the itinerary.
DAY TEN – TOKYO (B): Full day of Tokyo sightseeing. Options: STEM related, art related, iconic Tokyo locations or an amusement park. Overnight: 3 star hotel with buffet breakfast.
DAY ELEVEN – AIRPORT: After breakfast check out of hotel. Opportunity for some last minute shopping or sightseeing. Travel to Tokyo Airport by chartered motor coach in the late afternoon for your return flight to Australia.
DAY TWELVE: Arrive Australia in the morning.