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No matter how much you think you know about Japan, nothing can prepare you for the moment when you step out into the buzzing, neon-lit streets of downtown Tokyo for the first time.
Japanese accommodations are an experience in themselves. Browse through our 35928 hotels (starting at CA $77 a night) and you’ll see what we mean. For the price-conscious traveller, consider bundling your flights and hotels together with our Japan Vacation Packages. You can also add a rental car and experiences to your package. With the savings you make you can throw a guided tour of the Imperial Palace into the mix.
Day 1-3: Most travellers to Japan touch down at Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport). Settle into your hotel before checking out the best sights that this famous city has to offer, such as Shibuya Crossing, Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden and the Tokyo Skytree.
Day 4-5: Take the futuristic Shinkansen (bullet train) to Osaka. Japan’s third biggest city, this place lures travellers with its vibrant food scene and attractions such as Osaka Castle and Universal Studios Japan.
Day 6-7: Hop back on the train and head to Kyoto, Japan’s spiritual heart. Spend your days exploring its serene temples, shrines and gardens.
Cherry blossom season is one of the most popular times to visit Japan. The country explodes into colour each year between late April and early May.
You could easily spend your entire trip in the country’s dizzying capital, so why not take a look at our Tokyo Vacation Packages ?