Ancient Empires-Beijing to Tokyo

12/08/2019 through 12/07/2021
12/08/2019 through 12/10/2021
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Ancient Empires-Beijing to Tokyo
Explore two ancient nations in 16 well-packed days on this unique journey that takes you from the epic lengths of the Great Wall of China to the poetic views of Mt Fuji. Hop aboard trains and ferries and face an army of Terracotta Warriors for a historical encounter you won’t soon forget. Spend nights in a traditional ryokan and a shukubo temple lodging for an authentic Japanese experience. Our CEOs will take you off the beaten track to reveal the cultural treasures of the region’s ancient sites.

Highlights
Meet the ancient Terracotta Warriors, Visit the Great Wall of China, Sleep in a temple atop Mt Koya, get a bird’s-eye view of Mt Fuji from a cable car, stay in a traditional ryokan

Accommodation
Hotels (12 nts), sleeper train (1 nt), mountain monastery (1 nt, shared facilities), traditional inn (1 nt, shared facilities).

Group Leader
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout except on ferry from China to Japan, local guides.

Group Size Notes
Max 15, avg 12

Meals Included
4 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners

What’s Included
Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
Your Discover Moment: Shanghai
Your Local Living Moment: Overnight in Mount Koya Temple, Koyasan. Great Wall excursion and entrance (Beijing). Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City guided tour. Terracotta Warriors excursion (Xi’an). Master of the Nets Garden visit (Suzhou). Shanghai orientation walk. Chinese acrobat performance (Shanghai). Hiroshima Peace Park and Museum visit. Miyajima excursion with floating torii gate visit. Nijo Castle and gardens visit (Kyoto). Gion walk. Fushimi Inari shrine visit. Lake Ashino-ko boat ride. Traditional ryokan stay with kaiseki meal. Japan Rail (JR) pass (7 days). Internal flight. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Itinerary

Day 1 Beijing
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Day 2 Beijing
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Day 3 Beijing/Xi'an
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Day 4 Xi'an/Suzhou
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Day 5 Suzhou
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Day 6 Suzhou/Shanghai
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Day 7 Shanghai
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Day 8 Shanghai/Osaka
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Day 9 Osaka/Koyasan
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Day 10 Koyasan/Hiroshima
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Day 11 Hiroshima
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Day 12 Hiroshima/Kyoto
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Day 13 Kyoto
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Day 14 Kyoto/Hakone
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Day 15 Hakone/Tokyo
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Day 16 Tokyo
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