Japan Deluxe Tours, Inc.
1820 W. Carson St. Suite 224 Torrance California 90501 USA
Phone: 310-327-1111 FAX: 310-329-7609
8 Nights 9 days Essence of Spring | Anime - Cherry Blossom Seasonal Tour
Day 1
Welcome to Japan! We will have transportation services to take you to your hotel. Please refer to your tour app for more information.

Rest at the hotel and be ready to start your exciting tour tomorrow.


From KIX Airport to downtown hotel in Osaka - about 70 mins (Bus)

From ITM Airport to downtown hotel in Osaka - about 30 mins (Bus)
Day 2

Our journey begins in Nara with a visit to Todai-ji Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site housing the Great Buddha, one of the largest bronze statues globally. Adjacent to the temple, Nara Park offers a chance to interact with friendly deer in a picturesque setting.

Next, we'll explore Naramachi, Nara's old merchant district, where traditional machiya townhouses line the narrow streets, providing a glimpse into Edo period life.

Our adventure continues with a visit to Fushimi Inari Taisha, one of Kyoto's most iconic landmarks. Renowned for its thousands of vibrant torii gates leading up Mount Inari, this Shinto shrine offers a magical experience. Fans of Inari Kon Kon, Koi Iroha will recognize this scenery, and fox masks reminiscent of those in Demon Slayer can also be found here!

Following our spiritual journey, we'll delve into the world of samurai and ninja at the Samurai and Ninja Museum in Kyoto. Interactive exhibits and demonstrations reveal the fascinating history and skills of these legendary warriors.

Finally, we'll conclude our day at Kyoto Station, where mesmerizing illuminations transform the station building into a dazzling spectacle of light as dusk falls, providing the perfect finale to our unforgettable day of exploration.

Breakfast Lunch
Day 3

Our journey begins with a delightful rickshaw ride through Arashiyama, where we'll be captivated by the bamboo groves and the serene ambiance of this historic district.

Next, we visit the Golden Pavilion, Kinkaku-ji, a Zen temple covered in gold leaf, set amidst beautiful gardens and ponds. This iconic site is featured in anime like K-ON! and Seitokai Yakuindomo.

We'll then wander through Ninenzaka's picturesque streets, lined with traditional machiya townhouses, soaking in the timeless atmosphere of old Kyoto.

Our cultural journey continues with a traditional tea ceremony, learning the art of matcha preparation from a tea master, experiencing the serenity of this ancient ritual.

To conclude our day, we'll enjoy a memorable dining experience with Kyoto cuisine, meeting Maiko, apprentice geisha, for an immersive taste of traditional entertainment and hospitality.

Breakfast Dinner
Day 4

Our journey begins with an exhilarating experience as we board the Shinkansen, Japan's renowned bullet train. As we glide effortlessly across the country at high speed, we'll marvel at the efficiency and comfort of this iconic mode of transportation.

Next, we'll explore the Hakone Open-Air Museum, home to an impressive collection of sculptures set amidst lush greenery and scenic landscapes. Here, we'll immerse ourselves in the beauty of art and nature, as we wander through the outdoor galleries and admire works by renowned artists from around the world.

After our visit to the museum, we'll venture to Owakudani, a volcanic valley known for its dramatic landscape and natural hot springs. As we ascend by the Owakudani Ropeway, we'll be treated to breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and volcanic activity below.

Upon reaching Owakudani, we'll have the opportunity to explore the area and experience the unique geothermal phenomena, including steam vents and bubbling pools of hot spring water. It's a remarkable opportunity to witness the power and beauty of nature up close.

Breakfast Lunch
Day 5

Our journey begins with a visit to Tsukiji, where we'll immerse ourselves in the vibrant atmosphere of Tokyo's renowned fish market. Here, we'll marvel at the array of fresh seafood and culinary delights on offer, experiencing firsthand the hustle and bustle of this iconic destination.

Next, we'll venture to Shibuya Crossing and pay homage to Hachiko, the loyal Akita dog whose statue stands as a symbol of unwavering loyalty. Amidst the sea of pedestrians, we'll soak in the energy of one of the world's busiest intersections, capturing the essence of Tokyo's dynamic urban landscape.

For lunch, we'll indulge in a seasonal dining experience, savoring the flavors of Japan's rich culinary heritage. From delicate sushi to savory tempura, each dish will tantalize our taste buds and showcase the finest ingredients of the season.

Afterward, we'll explore the historic district of Asakusa and wander through Nakamise, a bustling shopping street lined with traditional shops and stalls. Here, we'll sample local snacks and browse for souvenirs, soaking in the timeless charm of old Tokyo.

To conclude our day, we'll venture to TeamLab Borderless, an immersive digital art museum where art, technology, and nature converge to create breathtaking installations. As we wander through this mesmerizing space, we'll be transported to otherworldly realms, experiencing art in a whole new dimension.

Breakfast Lunch
Day 6

Our journey kicks off with a thrilling visit to Shinjuku's iconic Godzilla Head, where we'll witness the colossal figure looming over the cityscape, reminiscent of scenes from the classic film.

Next, we'll ascend the towering heights of Kabukicho Tower for an immersive TOKYO MATRIX experience, where cutting-edge technology transports us into a futuristic world.

Afterward, we'll explore the vibrant streets of Harajuku's Takeshita Street, a bustling hub of fashion, culture, and trendy sweets. Here, we'll indulge in delicious and Instagram-worthy treats, sampling the latest and most popular sweets that Harajuku has to offer.

Then, we'll dive into the world of gaming and manga with visits to Tokyo Nintendo Store, Jump Shop, and Capcom Store, where we'll find an array of merchandise and memorabilia from our favorite franchises.

In Akihabara, we'll have the opportunity to freely explore and browse through various shops, including Tamashii Nations, as well as shops selling nostalgic games and gachapon machines. Additionally, we'll discover maid cafes and animal cafes, offering unique experiences.

Day 7

Our journey begins with an enchanting visit to the Ghibli Museum, designed by the renowned animator Hayao Miyazaki, where we'll immerse ourselves in the whimsical worlds of his famous films. Here, we'll encounter iconic landmarks like the statue of Laputa and the Catbus from "My Neighbor Totoro," adding to the magical atmosphere.

Next, we'll venture to Nakano Broadway, a treasure trove of nostalgic anime, manga, and figures, where we'll unearth a plethora of goods that evoke fond memories.

Afterward, we'll make our way to Anime Tokyo Station, where we can delve into the rich history of anime and enjoy various screenings and exhibits. Here, we'll also encounter life-sized Naruto characters, adding to the immersive experience.

Then, we'll indulge in Pokémon-themed sweets at the Pokémon Café and browse for exclusive merchandise at the Pokémon Center, where we'll find a variety of delightful treats and souvenirs.

Continuing our adventure, we'll visit Animate, the flagship store in Ikebukuro, where we'll find a vast selection of anime goods, including manga, DVDs, and character goods.

Finally, we'll conclude our day at Mugiwara Store, a paradise for fans of One Piece, where we'll find an array of merchandise featuring the beloved characters from the series.

Day 8

We have cleared up the day for you to explore and enjoy Japan as you wish.

During this time, you can also:

  • Spend the day at Tokyo Disneyland or DisneySea

  • Visit the Ramen Museum

  • Explore Warner Bros. Studio Tour Tokyo - THE MAKING OF Harry Potter

  • Shop at the Sailor Moon Store

Day 9
Your pleasant and memorable Japan tour ends today. The tour will disband after breakfast.

Fly home with cherished memories or enjoy your extended stay in Japan.


From downtown hotel in Tokyo to Narita Airport - about 90 mins(Bus)

From downtown hotel in Tokyo to Haneda Airport - about 30 mins(Bus)