Day Tour

1- Day Nikko World Heritage Tour (Toshogu Shrine, Kegon Falls & Lake Chuzenji) (NO Lunch)

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per person USD 137
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This bus tour takes customers efficiently and directly to Nikko's sightseeing spots which are difficult to visit on one's own using route buses. Visit Kegon Falls, counted among the greatest waterfalls in Japan. (Except some tour dates. *See Remarks.) Visit Lake Chuzenji, a scenic lake with a circumference of about 25 km and a depth of 163 m, created about 20,000 years ago from an eruption of Mt. Nantai which blocked the valley. (Excluding some dates) After about 4 years of the shrine's large-scale repairs which cost around JPY 1.2 billion (USD 10.4 million), the national treasure Yomeimon Gate was once again opened to the public in 2017. Lay your eyes on the richly colored structures that have been restored to their former glory. *See Remarks. Customers may opt to end the tour at Tobu Nikko Station.

Day 1: Tokyo - Nikko - Tokyo

8:05 - 8:15a.m.

JTB Sunrise Tours Sales Office on the 3rd Floor of Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo's Main Tower in Shinjuku  
Please arrive by 8:05. The bus will depart at 8:15.
 
Access: A 5-minute walk from Shinjuku Station West Exit, reachable via the JR Lines or subway, or a 1-minute walk from Tochomae Station Exit B1 on the Toei Oedo Line.
http://www.keioplaza.com/map/index.html
*Customers who are late for the departure time will have their reservations cancelled. Please give yourself plenty of time.
 
Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal
Please arrive by 8:50. The bus will depart at 9:00.
 
Access to Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal:
A 1-minute walk from Hamamatsucho Station (JR Line or Tokyo Monorail) or Daimon Station (Toei Asakusa Line or Toei Oedo Line).
The tour meeting location is inside the World Trade Center Annex on the 1st floor (Bus Terminal). Take the stairs down from the 2nd floor concourse.
 
Nikko Toshogu Shrine  (90 min)
A registered UNESCO World Heritage Site, this sacred place with over 400 years of history is where Ieyasu Tokugawa, the founder of the Tokugawa Shogunate, is enshrined. Enjoy seeing the traditional beauty of the main hall, as well as the sleeping cat and 3 monkey carvings.
 
Lake Chuzenji  (10 min)
Created by an eruption of Mt. Nantai, Lake Chuzenji is a symbol of Nikko.
Please refer to the [Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations] in the Remarks.
 
Kegon Falls  (30 min)
Known as one of Japan's 3 great waterfalls, Kegon Falls towers an impressive 97 meters and gushes water from Lake Chuzenji.
 
[Remarks] The charge to take the Kegon Falls elevator is not included in the booking price. Admire the waterfall from the observation deck facing the falls free of charge.
 
Tobu Nikko Station
Stop at Tobu Nikko Station.
Tour ends for those who wish to end the tour here.
 
[Remarks] Participants will head to their next destinations on their own from Shinjuku, but the guide will explain how to go back to hotels.
 
Hanyu Parking Area  (20 min)
The Hanyu Parking Area is a rest area along the highway which creates a close representation of an Edo Period town.
See the beautiful structures and famous long-established shops dating back to the Edo Period, and enjoy shopping for souvenirs.
[Remarks]
- Depending on road conditions, the tour may stop at a different parking area (rest area) instead of the Hanyu Parking Area. In this case, please note that the different rest area will not be a representation of an Edo Period town.
 
7:00 - 7:30p.m.
Shinjuku
This tour disbands upon arrival near Shinjuku Station West Exit. Please head to your next destination on your own from Shinjuku.

Departure Date

Jan.6-Mar.17, Jun.2-Sep.29, Nov.1-Dec.20:Every Tue.,Wed.,Fri.,Sun. / Jan.1-4, Mar.19-May.31, Oct.1-31, Dec.22-31:Daily (Except;Feb.3,17, May.3, Apr.27,28, May 3-5,17,18, Jul.14, Aug.11,13,14, Sep.15,22, Oct.:Every Sat., Sun., & 14,16,17, Nov.3)

Meal

No meals included.

Guide

English-speaking guide service included.

Pick up and Drop off

Pick-up: Available. / Drop-off: Not Available.

Minimum Participants Required

1 Person.

Inclusion

Admission to Nikko Toshogu Shrine, Other admission fees and transportation costs included in the tour


1.

[Reception Method]
At reception, please show your reservation confirmation sheet, a printout of the reservation confirmation e-mail, or show the e-mail on your mobile device screen to staff.
 

2.

[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
If the minimum number of participants (1) is not met by 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be cancelled.
 

3.

[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
- Heavy traffic due to colored leaves is expected every year on Irohazaka Winding Road from Oct. 11 to Nov. 6. Therefore, Kegon Falls and Lake Chuzenji will not be visited during this period. In such cases, any of the following will be visited instead of Kegon Falls and Lake Chuzenji: Taiyuuin Mausoleum at Rinno-ji Temple, Futarasan Shrine, Kirifuri Falls, or Tamozawa Imperial Villa.
The alternative plan outlined above may be used even outside of the designated period (Oct. 11-Nov. 6) due to road conditions or other reasons.
- No refunds will be issued as a result of location changes.
- As the tour uses a bus for the entire itinerary, arrivals at each site may be delayed due to road conditions.
 

4.

[Important Notes: Meeting Location]
JTB Sunrise Tours Sales Office on the 3rd Floor of Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo's Main Tower in Shinjuku
Access: A 5-minute walk from Shinjuku Station West Exit, reachable via the JR Lines or subway, or a 1-minute walk from Tochomae Station Exit B1 on the Toei Oedo Line.
http://www.keioplaza.com/map/index.html
*Customers who are late for the departure time will have their reservations cancelled. Please give yourself plenty of time.
 

5.

[Important Notes/Supplements]
An earphone guide will be provided to each participant at Nikko Toshogu Shrine. However, if there are 15 or fewer participants, earphone guides may not be used.
A fee of JPY 10,000 may be incurred if an earphone guide is lost or damaged by a participant.
The tour will walk up and down steps and hilly paths at Nikko Toshogu Shrine and Kegon Falls. Be sure to wear shoes and clothing which are comfortable to walk in.
 

6.

[Bus Company] Bus company used will be one of the following.
Fuji Kyuko Kanko Co., Ltd.; Fuji Express Co., Ltd.; KM Kanko Bus Co., Ltd.; Hato Bus Co., Ltd.; Tokyo Yasaka Sightseeing Bus Co., Ltd.; Heisei Enterprise Co., Ltd.; Amore Kotsu Ltd.; Tokyo Bus Co., Ltd.; Toto Kanko Bus Co., Ltd.; Chuo Kanko Co., Ltd.; Tokyo Limousine Co., Ltd.; Tokyo Passenger Co., Ltd.; or Kokusai Kogyo Co., Ltd.
 

7.

[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Children/Infants]
Children up to 5 years old may join free of charge, but will not be provided with bus seats. If a seat on the bus is required for the child, please make a booking at the child rate.

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 Child Infant Single Supplement
01/01/2020 12/31/2020 Tokyo $ 137 $ 71 $ 0 $ 0
Cancellation rates will apply to the tour fare as below. If notice of cancellation is received on tour starting date, or in case of failure to show without notice 100% of the tour fare, in case of before the departure time on the departure date of the tour 50%, 1 day prior to the starting date of the tour 40%, 7 to 2 days prior, 30%, 8 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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