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Toshogu [Nikko]
VISIT | Tokyo, Nikko, Matsushima, Iwate

Tohoku Region of Japan

Kyushu Region of Japan

day 1

Tokyo

General tour of Tokyo or according to the wish of the guests

day 2

Tokyo - Mashiko - Nikko

Leave Tokyo to Mashiko where the guests visit the museum of Shoji Hamada and kilns of Mashiko Artists such as Ken Matsuzaki (a special arrangement, but if the guests are not interested in ceramics, visiting Omiya Bonsai village where one can enjoy visiting various Bonsai gardens, in this case visiting includes a nursery area to visit different nurseries specialized in maples or largest nursery), then continuing to drive to Nikko for staying (Kanaya Hotel, one of the oldest western hotels in Japan) walking around the town of Nikko.

day 3

Nikko - Sendai - Matsushima

Visiting Toshogu (built in the baroque time of Japan!) and waterfalls of Nikko Mountain in the morning, then take a train from Nikko-Utsunomiya-Sendai (by bullet train) then, drive to Matsushima coast, known one of the three notes views of Japan, more than 260 islets dotted on the sea, staying at Hotel New Komatsu Ryokufuso overlooking the islands with a private hot spring bath.

day 4

Matsushima - Hayachine - Hanamaki Onsen(dinner included)

Visiting islets by a chartered boat and after the cruising, visiting Buddhist temples Zuiganji or Entsuin Then take a bullet train to Hanamaki Onsen, drive to Mt. Hayachine to see sacred dance Hayachine Kagura designated as World Culture Heritage (a special arrangement) after seeing the dance, staying at Hanamaki Onsen(dinner included)

day 5

Tokyo

Take a bullet train from Hanamaki Onsen to Tokyo

Map
Toshogu
Toshogu
Mashiko
Matsushima
Hayachine Kagura