b"TOUR HIGHLIGHTS ASIADays 13-14 - Hiroshima, Miyajima Island and Hakata Take a guided tour of Tokyos A tour of Hiroshima, the site of an atom bomb drop towards the endattractions, both old and new. of the Second World War, reveals a now peaceful and thriving city.Visit Mount Fuji, Japans most We see Peace Memorial Park and the A-Bomb Dome. We also hearemblematic mountain. from a Hiroshima survivor or descendant, listening to their moving account of the events of August 6th 1945. Afterwards, we delve intoExplore Kyoto on a guided tour the citys more ancient past with a boat ride out to Miyajima Island.and take part in a traditional tea This tranquil wooded island is a UNESCO World Heritage site, famedceremony. for its bright red Shinto shrine. Travelling by bullet train once againLearn about miso soup and have on Day 14, we make our way to Hakata for a sightseeing tour, takinga go at making your own version in many of the citys ancient shrines and temples as well as visitingof this classic dish. the Kyushu National Museum. The first national museum opened in Japan for over 100 years, its displays show us the history ofDiscover the history of Japanese culture via an impressive collection of artefacts and modernHiroshima. exhibitions. On our final evening, we head to a local restaurant for a farewell dinner to celebrate the end of our adventures in the Land ofWHAT'S INCLUDEDthe Rising Sun.Days 15-16 - Fukuoka and LondonUK Tour Manager throughoutWe transfer to Fukuoka airport for our flight to London Heathrow.Flights from London Heathrow Travelling via Tokyo, we arrive back in the UK on Day 16. to Sapporo and from Fukuoka to London Heathrow via TokyoAll rail and coach transfersLuggage transfers on some CHERRY BLOSSOMsections of the tour13 nights 3, 4 and 5-Star hotel Travel to Japan in springtime foraccommodationthe chance to immerse yourself17 meals including 13 breakfasts in natural beauty, as the nationsand 4 dinners emblematic cherry blossoms bloom and tint the landscapesAll tour excursionsa dreamy shade of pink. Cherry blossom season is a cause for celebration. Hanami, the act of appreciating the beauty of the blossoms, is a widely practised and long-standing tradition in Japan, with forms of celebration such as picnics and parties taking place beneath the blossom trees each spring.2 SapporoHakodate 1 2021 DEPARTUREOct 2 5,795JAPAN2022 DEPARTURESMatsumoto Apr 2, 9 5,895 Oct 8 5,795Takayama 1 16 5,895Kyoto 1 2 TokyoHiroshima 2 2 1 Hakone Tour Code: JTG| per person based on 2 Nagoya sharing. Deposit from 890 per person. Fukuoka Osaka Supplement for solo travellers from 1,695. 1 Please note the itinerary for 2021 departures may differ, please call for more details. For the Nights in hotel Rail Coach latest guidance on entry requirements, please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-adviceCall us on 01904 521990 or visit GreatRail.com for more details 117"