Day 1 Depart USA gateway for Tokyo.
Day 2 Arrive Tokyo. Transfer to hotel and welcome dinner this evening
Day 3 Get your bearings with an orientation walk before visiting Yoyogi Park, Asakusa Shrine, quirky Harajuku, and Shibuya Crossing
Day 4 Day trip today to Mt. Fuji with a cruise on Lake Ashi.
Day 5 Travel to picturesque Takayama via bullet train and take in the quaint streets of the old town – lined with craft shops.
Day 6 Take the bullet train to Kyoto, Japan's imperial capital. Arrive in Kyoto and spend the rest of the day discovering this historic city. Possible calligraphy class this afternoon.
Day 7 Full day of sightseeing today including Ryoanji Temple, Kinkaku-Ji Temple, Nijo Castle, and Kiyomizu-Dera Temple. Farewell dinner.
Day 8 Depart from Osaka today for your flight back to your USA gateway.