Day 1 Arrival in Tokyo. 5 nights in the Prince Hotel or similar accommodation.
Day 2 Tokyo: Tsukiji Outer Market, Tokyo Sky Tree, Ueno Zoo, Shibuya Scramble Crossing, Tokyo Tower, Shinjuku Gyoen, Hamarikyu Garden.
Day 3 Day trip to UNESCO world heritage sites of Nikko: Futarasan Shrine, Honden, Karamon Gate, Sukibe, Haiden, Shinkyo, Nikko National Park, scenic mountains, Lake Chuzenji, Kegon Falls.
Day 4 Day trip to Kamakura and Enoshima, listed as UNESCO world heritage tentative sites: Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, Hase-dera Temple, Daibutsukiritoshi, Great Buddha statue, Enoshima Island, Eno-den train ride.
Day 5 Tokyo: Meiji Shrine, Nijubashi Bridge at the Imperial Palace, Asakusa, Sensoji and Kannon temples, Nakamise Street, Ginza.
Day 6 Transfer to Hakone and Mount Fuji, listed as the UNESCO world heritage site, Lake Ashi boat ride and cable car in Hakone National Park, viewpoints of Mount Fuji. 2 nights in Hakone Jade or similar hotel.
Day 7 Mount Fuji climb and trekking in Hakone National Park.
Day 8 Transfer to Kyoto by a bullet train. In Kyoto: Golden Pavilion, tea ceremony, Gion, geisha houses. 2 nights in Tokuyu or similar hotel.
Day 9 UNESCO world heritage sites of Kyoto and Nara: Kinkaku-ji, Nijo Castle, Imperial Palace, Todai-ji Temple, Great Buddha Hall, Kasuga Shrine and Deer Park.
Day 10 Kyoto: Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine at the foot of Mount Inari, Senbon Torii. Osaka: Kuromon Market, Shinsaibashi and Dotonbori shopping streets, and Osaka Castle. 3 nights in Kobe Harborland Onsen Manyo Club or similar hotel.
Day 11 Kobe: harbor, Nunobiki Herb gardens, Nunobiki Falls, Kitano Ijinkan-Gai, sake brewery.
Day 12 Day trip to Hiroshima by a bullet train. UNESCO world heritage sites of Hiroshima and Miyajima Island: Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and Museum, historic remains of the Genbaku Dome, Miyajima Island, Itsukushima Shrine with a floating torii gate.
Day 13 Departure from Osaka.
Bus and bullet train transportation
Accommodation in hotels
3 lunches and 2 dinners
Lake Ashi and Miyajima Island boat rides
Cable car in Hakone National Park
Eno-den train ride
5 NM points: Kanto, Chubu South-East, Kansai Eastern, Kansai Western, Chugoku
4 MTP points: Kanto, Chubu, Kansai, Chugoku
1 TCC point: Japan
UNESCO: 6 world heritage sites and 1 tentative world heritage site
Dates: June 26, 2022; August 21, 2022 Price: $4,850, single supplement $1,200