2023 New Years in Japan – Nagano, Niigata & Tokyo Fukubukuro Shopping
2023 NEW YEARS IN JAPAN:
Nagano, Niigata & Tokyo Fukubukuro Shopping
Enjoy a luxury hot spring onsen experience with gourmet Kaiseki Dinners in Nagano and Niigata!
The Japanese title for New Year is Shogatsu, and it has always been one of the liveliest times of the year in this amazing nation. A popular tradition in Japan is referred to as “Hatsumode,” which is when the locals visit local temples or shrines for the first time in the new year.
- 7 Nights / 9 Days
- 12 Meals (7 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 4 Dinners)
- Escorted from Honolulu
- English-Speaking Licensed Local Tour Guide
TOUR DATE & MANAGER:
December 27, 2022 – January 04, 2023 • Tour Manager: Andy Lau
Omiya • Nagano • Niigata • Tokyo
Shinkansen Bullet Train Ride • Zenkoji Temple • Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park Daio Wasabi Farm • Echigo Yukikura Kan (Tamagawa Sake Brewery) Tour and Tasting Teradomari Fish Market • Niigata Furusato Village • Northern Culture Museum Tokyo SkyTree • Asakusa Sensoji Temple
NEW YEARS HIGHLIGHTS:
Hatsumode at Hakusan Shrine • Mochi Pounding • Chinkin Experience (Gold Inlaid Lacquerware) “Osechi” (Traditional Japanese New Year’s Food) Lunch • Sake-Infused Pork Shabu Shabu Dinner Fukubukuro Shopping • Nakamise Shopping • Ameyoko Shopping
ENJOY AN ONSEN HOT SPRING BATH:
Biyu-no-Yado: 100% natural hot spring using hot water from three sources for bathing.
INCLUDES ROUNDTRIP AIRFARE FROM HONOLULU, 7 NIGHTS HOTEL, 12 MEALS, TIPS FOR LOCAL TOUR GUIDES AND BUS DRIVERS & ALL TAXES AND FEES
EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT PER PERSON
BOOK BY MAY 31, 2022*
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