Departure date:23 Oct, 2022 (Sun) Coach Tour
Assemble at Singapore Changi Airport for your flight to Haneda.
– Aomori – Oirase
Day 03 (Wed, 26 Oct'22)
Head to the Hakkatoge Observatory this morning for a panoramic view of Lake Towada, the largest caldera lake on the main island of Japan. Situated at a height of 631 metres, the observatory is considered the best of the viewpoints in the area as it provides a clear, sweeping view of the lake and surrounding mountain ranges.
Later, stop by Matsubokkuri for some home-made gelato! Featuring seasonal flavours made with ingredients supplied by local farms, savour the creamy and delicious gelato amid the beautiful natural surrounds of this quaint shop.
Day 04 (Thu, 27 Oct'22)
Iwachu is the most famous and respected producer of Nanbu cast ironware known for its quality, craftsmanship and durability. Created by experts in a lengthy process, ironware here is made mostly by hand to ensure superior standards and come in beautiful designs and vivid colours. Observe the production process for yourself and see how this increasingly popular ironware is made.
Day 05 (Fri, 28 Oct'22)
Rikuzentakata on the east coast of Tohoku was one of the areas devastated by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Following massive rebuilding projects, including a community hall that was built using donations from Singapore, the city is on the path to recovery, showing great resilience and unwavering hope for a better future. Join the locals in a special Rikuzentakata Activity today that promises to be both meaningful and enjoyable.
The Kesennuma Fish Market is one of the largest fish markets in Japan and sees catches of tuna, swordfish, and its speciality, shark, brought in every day. At the market, you can find an array of fresh fish and seafood products, as well as a shark museum which features an area dedicated to the 2011 tsunami.
This afternoon, a very special Minamisanriku activity awaits! Go on a storytelling bus tour where survivors of the March 11 tsunami will share their experiences as you travel round the disaster hit areas. Witness the resilience of the people who are working to rebuild the area as it continues to recover from the disaster and learn from their strength and bravery.
Known as one of the three most scenic views of Japan, the 260 pine covered islands of Matsushima promise a beautiful view from each vantage point. The abundant pine trees, many bent into a permanent slant by the wind, give character to the islands by decorating each in a unique way.
Situated on a mountain, surrounded by forests, is the peaceful Jogi Nyorai Saihoji Temple. Home to a painted scroll of Amida Buddha, it also houses a number of impressive structures, some of which are designated Cultural Properties of Japan.
Hotel: Chikusenso (Hot Spring) or similar
Feast your eyes on Akiu Falls, a nationally designated place of scenic beauty and one of Japan’s top 100 waterfalls. See why the 55-metre-high waterfall deserves the titles bestowed upon it when you trek down to the roaring falls nestled in the forest.
Indulge in a sweet treat at Takahashi Fruit Land, a fruit farm and cafe which grows and sells a wide variety of fruits. Known for their fruit-themed desserts, make and enjoy your very own fruit parfait with seasonal fruits.
Take a shinkansen down to Tokyo today where you will stay at the stately Tokyo Station Hotel. Located within Tokyo Station itself, enjoy the comforts of this luxury hotel while basking in its rich history and significance.
Assemble date: 23 Oct 2022, Sun (SO14541)
Flight schedule: (for suggestion only, not included in tour price)
23 Oct JL 36Q Singapore - Haneda
2150 / 0550
24 Oct JL 143Q Haneda - Aomori
0955 / 1105
05 Nov JL 37Q Haneda - Singapore
1050 / 1730
Tour price per person (in SGD)
Group size: 8 -9 pax
Adult twin $14,650; Adult triple $14,550; Adult single $19,250
Group size: 10 -14 pax
Adult twin $14,150; Adult triple $14,050; Adult single $18,750
Group size: 15 pax & above
Adult twin $13,350; Adult triple $13,250; Adult single $17,950
Tour price includes:
Hotel accommodation as stipulated in itinerary
Meals as stipulated in itinerary
Tour price excludes:
The prices are subject to change upon fluctuations of currency exchange rates. Flight schedule and the sequence of the itinerary are subject to change with or without prior notice to ensure the smooth running of the tour.
Minimum group size to confirm tour is 8 adults.
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