Escorted Tour

9days Japan Gourmet & Fishing with Linda (Fukuoka, Saga, Kumamoto, Aso, Takachiho, Yufuin) November 08 (Wed) ~ November 16 (Thu), 2017

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per person USD 4,150
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Day 1: NOV 08 (WED) HONOLULU - NARITA


12:00pm               

Depart Honolulu for Narita by All Nippon Airways 181

Day 2: NOV 09 (THU) NARITA - FUKUOKA


04:15pm               

Arrive at Narita Airport

05:55pm               

Leave for Fukuoka by NH2145

08:05pm              

Arrive at Fukuoka Airport

Transfer to hotel by chartered bus   

Accommodations at Hyatt Regency Fukuoka or similar

Day 3: NOV 10 (FRI) FUKUOKA - IMARI - SAGA


Breakfast at the hotel

08:30am              

Leave for sightseeing with English Speaking Guide (ESG) by a chartered bus

Visit Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine- Enjoy local sweets UMEGAE MOCHI

Proceed to Yobuko

Enjoy lunch at Isohama Bettei forlive squid “ (Squid sashimi & tempura)

Visit Imari “Ookawachi yama pottery village” - Enjoy stroll in small pottery village. The ridge decorated by ceramics, water chimes made by ceramics. Many pottery makers reside in this area from 1600.

Enjoy dinner at local restaurant for “Wagyu Saga Beef Teppan Yaki”

Accommodations at Hotel New Otani Saga or similar

Day 4: NOV 11 (SAT) SAGA - YANAGAWA - KUMAMOTO - ASO


Breakfast at the hotel

9:00am               

Leave for sightseeing with ESG by chartered bus

Visit Yanagawa city where it’s known for small river and UNAGI

Enjoy small boat ride by a boat steerer in calm flown river (60min)

Lunch at Yanagawa Ohana Restaurant, local specialty “Steamed Unagi =eel

Proceed to Kumamoto

Visit Suizenji Garden “Beautiful Japnese Garden”

Visit Kumamoto castle & Josaien

Drive to Mt. Aso

 Arrive at hotel (Onsen hotel)  -Unique accommodations for a night at individual dome house

Dinner at hotel – Buffet, menu include organic local produce used  

Accommodations at Aso Farm Village (western room) or similar

Day 5: NOV 12 (SUN) ASO - TAKACHIHO - YUFUIN


Breakfast at the hotel

09:00am                

Leave for sightseeing with ESG by chartered bus

Visit Amano Iwato Shrine (Visit sacred path with priest)

Lunch at Kagurayado Old House for local specialty set menu

Visit sacred water fall – Takachiho Gorge in Miyazaki Prefecture -Peaceful water fall in gorge is very beautiful scenery and many people love this site. Picture taken at this place always come out great, it is MUST TO SEE place.

Visit Takasakiyama Monkey Mountain

Drive to Yufuin

Arrive at hotel (Onsen hotel)

Dinner Kaiseki style Japanese set menu    

Accommodations at Yufuin Sansuikan (Japanese or Western Room – T.B.A.) or similar   

 

Day 6: NOV 13 (MON) YUFUIN - FUKUOKA - KITYAKYUSHU - FUKUOKA


Breakfast at the hotel

Leave for sightseeing with ESG by a chartered bus

Enjoy Yufuin Kinrinko Lake and some free time in Yufuin Town                            

12:09pm              

Catch JR Yufuin no mori special train to Hakata Station *Reserved seating

Lunch on train included – special bento lunch box “Yufumabushi”

02:16pm              

Arrive in Hakata Station

Leave for sightseeing by a chartered bus

03:30pm              

Visit TOTO Museum – find out latest TOTO products

05:00pm              

Arrive at hotel

06:00pm               

Dinner at local restaurant “Mizutaki Pot Dish Course Menu” = Fukuoka is famous for this chicken pot dish 

Accommodations at Hyatt Regency Fukuoka or similar

Day 7: NOV 14 (MON) FUKUOKA - MUNAKATA - ITOSHIMA - ASAKURA - FUKUOKA


Breakfast at the hotel

Leave for sightseeing with ESG by a chartered bus

Visit Fukuoka Tower - highest building in Fukuoka                            

Lunch is at “Oyster Shack” for grilled oysters and seafood-Grill oysters on your own, this is now very popular in the area

Visit Kirin Beer Factory

Dinner on own – enjoy exploring Fukuoka night at Yatai or try local restaurant of your choice

*Our escort will assist your needs

Accommodations at Hyatt Regency Fukuoka or similar

Day 8: NOV 15 (TUE) FUKUOKA - MUNAKATA - FUKUOKA


03:30am             

Leave hotel for fishing with a ESG by a chartered bus                          

Breakfast – Bento on a boat

05:30am             

Go on fishing boat – rental gear include fishing pill, bait.  *Yellow tail amberjack, flounder and horse mackerel  *Need to bring poncho, change of cloth, towels    

11:00am             

Return to the port  *Fish will be frozen and kept at the hotel until hotel departure time on 11/16, you can bring it back to Hawaii

12:00pm             

Return to the hotel – rest of the day free at leisure

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Not going fishing  -    Breakfast at the hotel

Free at leisure – enjoy whole day shopping and explore down town Fukuoka

06:00pm               

Leave for dinner by shuttle bus

Dinner at local Ryotei (=High end Japanese restaurant) “Fugu Corse Menu 

Michelin 2star restaurant/Winter time is the best season for this delicacy of Japan, you shouldn’t miss it!!!

08:00pm              

Return to the hotel

Accommodations at Hyatt Regency Fukuoka or similar

Day 9: NOV 16 (WED) FUKUOKA - NARITA - HONOLULU


Breakfast at hotel

09:15am             

Leve for sightseeing with ESG by a chartered bus

10:00am             

Enjoy hands on experience making your own “Mentaiko= spicy fish egg”                           *You can take it home

11:30am             

Arrive at Fukuoka Airport

Lunch at the airport on own

01:00pm             

Leave for Narita Airport by All Nippon Airways 2144

02:50pm             

Arrive at Narita Airport

06:50pm             

Leave for Honolulu by All Nippon Airways 184

 ** Arrive back in Honolulu on same day 6:50AM**   

 

Note: Air and Land Itinerary are subject to change.  Pictures are just an image.

 

 

PLEASE CONTACT HONOLULU OFFICE FOR INQUIRY:808-979-0111


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1.Deposit and Final Payment:

A $300.00 non-refundable deposit per person will be required at the time of booking.

The remaining balance is due 100 days prior to departure.

If reservation is made less than 100 days prior to departure, full payment is due at time of booking.

If remaining balance of payment is not made within the above-required period of time, JTB USA, Inc. reserves the right to cancel reservations.

In case of voluntary cancellation, the deposit remains nonrefundable, but may be applied to any other tours.

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2.Cancellations and Changing Fees:  (Please read very carefully)

Regardless of reason, cancellations result in costly charges from travel and hotel providers covering penalties and fees incurred by canceling confirmed bookings. Therefore, the following fees will apply:

 

Cancellation or any changes within:

* Up to 101days of departure                 $300deposit

* 100– 65days of departure                    30% of the total tour fee

* 64 –31 days prior to departure:           50% of the total tour fee

* Within 15 days prior to departure:      100% of the total tour fee

*Any additional individual arrangement may not be refundable. Please check with our travel agents.

3.

3. Participation:

For the benefit of everyone in your tour group, JTB USA, Inc. reserves the right to accept or reject any person as a tour participant, and to remove from the tour any participant whose conduct is deemed incompatible with the interests of the other participants.

 

We require a minimum of 15 participants to guarantee a tour/Maximum 20people.

JTB USA, Inc. will notify participants of any changes 100 days prior to departure.

We regret that our escorted tours will operate only when booked by a sufficient number of participants. We reserve the right to cancel any departure date that has insufficient demand. 

 

** There may be a possibility to operate tours with less than 15 participants.

     However, it may require changes from each original tour itinerary and price

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4.Responsibility:

The tour participant agrees that neither JTB USA, Inc. nor its affiliates shall be liable for any damage, loss (including personal injury, death, and property loss) or expense occasioned by any act or omission of any supplier providing services, or any insurer or insurance administrator under the Travel Protection Plan, or of any other person, or any other situations beyond the control of JTB USA, Inc., including weather, natural disaster, war, civil unrest, and order of government or immigration regulations.

5.

5.Rules and Restrictions

* Passengers with foreign passports (excluding U.S passports) may need to obtain visa from

   Japan Consulate

* Please call Japan Consulate at 808-543-3111 for visa information

* Seats are limited; please call at 808-979-0111 for reservations

* Price/Schedule is subject to change by Vendor

* Minimum 15 (Maximum 20people) are required to guarantee the departure.

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** If you purchase this package as LAND ONLY please be aware that the Land Only designation includes hotels/meals/and sightseeing only. International and domestic air flights as well as transportation to/from airports are not included.

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Package includes the following

* Roundtrip international/Domestic airfare, tax and fuel surcharge*tax and fuel subject to change

* English speaking guide from 11/10-11/14 & 11/16

* 7 nights hotel accommodations  

* Sightseeing in Fukuoka, Saga, Kumamoto, Takachiho, Yufuin

* Daily breakfast, Local specialty 6 lunches & 5 dinners (including Michelin 2 star restaurant)

* Train from Yufuin to Hakata Station by Yufuin no mori “special train” (based on availability)  

* Fishing gear and bait on a boat

* Tour Escort from Honolulu by JTB

* Pre-departure briefing with lunch

           (This tour is designed for specialty food; substitute menu may not be available)

Please contact JTB Reservation Center for the pickup service to assembly place.
JTB Reservation Center : Tel 1(800) 223-6104, email reservation@jtbusa.com

Date & Price Tour Start Tour End Departure adult Single Supplement
11/08/2017 11/16/2017 Honolulu $ 4,150 $ 400
Cancellation rates will apply to the tour fare. If notice of cancellation is received on tour starting date, or in case of failure to show without notice、100% of the tour fare. days or more days prior, no charge Cancellation period is based on United State PST time.. Notice must be received during JTB USA office hours. Mon. - Fri., 9:00AM-5:30PM PST Except National Holidays.

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