Japan on Sale

Save $750pp on selected dates only

There's a treasure trove of amazing experiences awaiting you in exotic Asia! As well as visiting all the major attractions, we take time to meet the locals and share some experiences you'll remember forever.

Japan Discovery

17 days NOW from $10,245pp | Save $750*

Discover the many different sides of fascinating Japan on this in-depth journey. Explore the metropolis of Tokyo, see iconic Mt Fuji, ride the bullet train, soak up the peace and tranquillity of historic Takayama and admire the culture of Kyoto.

Tour includes:

  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to Japan.
  • 4 rail journeys in Japan
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour (if using group tour flights only)
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles
  • 12 nights in good quality hotels (3-4 star)
  • 2 nights in a traditional ryokan guesthouse
  • 14 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 4 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners
  • English-speaking locally based national guide throughout

Sightseeing and Special Experiences:

  • Explore Tokyo's Tsukiji Fish Market, Ginza and Shibuya districts and cruise on Tokyo Bay in a typical Japanese-style houseboat
  • Watch a sumo wrestling demonstration over a traditional Chanko-Nabe lunch
  • Stroll through the beautiful Hamarikyu Garden before visiting a former farming village, Iyashi no Sato Nenba
  • Spend 2 nights in an authentic ryokan guesthouse and bathe in a natural onsen
  • Discover historic Takayama and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Shirakawago, a gassho-house farming community
  • In Hiroshima cruise to Miyajima Island and see the giant Itsukushima Torii Gate. Try the art of shakushi (Miyajima rice scoop) making, dating back to the 1700s. Visit the Atomic Bomb Dome and the Peace Memorial Park and Museum.
  • Explore the serene delights of Kyoto including the stunning Kinkaku-ji (Golden Pavilion), Fushimi Inari Shrine and Tenryu-ji Temple. Enjoy a variety of local activities including sake brewing & tasting, and a chance to dress in a kimono
  • In Osaka visit Himeji Castle, an exemplar of Japanese castle architecture

Travel dates available between 27 October 2019 and 1- April 2020

Discover South Korea & Japan

28 days NOW from $15,445pp | SAVE $750*

Tour Highlights:

  • Spend a full day exploring stunning Mount Seorak, visiting Sogongwon Park and travelling to Gwongumseong Fortress by cable car, enjoying the beautiful vistas along the way.
  • Relax and enjoy some time at a traditional Korean spa.
  • Learn all about Korea's traditional martial art, taekwondo, and witness an amazing demonstration.
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites of Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple, which contain seven of Korea's National Treasures.
  • Enjoy a nanta show - a non-verbal comedy show, and a very popular way to spend an evening in South Korea.
  • Admire the city lights on a dinner cruise around Tokyo Bay in a typical Japanese-style  houseboat from the Heian Era, known as a yakatabune.
  • Enjoy a sumo wrestling demonstration over a traditional chanko-nabe (hot pot) lunch.
  • Stay in an authentic ryokan guesthouse, bathe in the natural hot springs and enjoy a traditional Japanese dinner.
  • Enjoy a variety of traditional crafts including sake brewing & tasting, a chance to dress in a traditional kimono and witness a traditional dance performance by Maiko (Geisha apprentices).

Colours of Northern Japan

18 days NOW from $10,075pp | SAVE $750*

Tour Highlights:

  • Experience the local cuisine at a special dinner and try the delicacy of gyutan (beef tongue).
  • Admire the impressive waterfalls and caves on a scenic cruise along the Geibikei Gorge. Enjoy local folk songs sung by the boatmen as they guide us through the spectacular gorge.
  • Take part in the local Wanko Soba tradition at a typical dinner tonight. By tradition you quickly eat small servings from small bowls, which are repeatedly refilled.
  • Explore the Kakunodate Aoyagi Samurai Manor open-air museum and discover the rich history and way of life of samurai.
  • Wander through the stunning Hirosaki Castle Gardens, one of the best places in Japan to witness the breathtaking cherry blossoms and autumn colours.
  • Discover the history of beer making in Japan and the famous Sapporo brewery at the Sapporo Beer Museum.

*Terms and Conditions: *To be eligible for our Japan Sale savings you need to book and pay a deposit by 31 May 2019. Offer is available for a limited time only. Sale is applicable to Japan Discovery, Discover South Korea & Japan and Colours of Northern Japan tours only. Sale is applicable to new bookings for selected departures travelling between 22 October 2019 and 10 April 2020. All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Single supplements apply. Prices are correct at time of printing but are subject to change. Note air supplement may apply depending on airline availability and departure cities. Contact your travel agent for more information. SUPPLIER: Bunnik Tours