Japan has long had a reputation for being one of the world's most expensive countries. Yet a trip to Japan needn't break the bank; superb value budget hotels & Japanese inns, cheap & efficient local transport and great food at fantastic prices mean a week in Japan is accessible to nearly everyone!
Explore the many faces of Tokyo, from the maid cafés of Akihabara “electric town” to the old-town district of Asakusa and peaceful Hamarikyu Gardens.
Accommodation: Richmond Asakusa
Meals: None; Breakfast; Breakfast;
Soak in a hot spring in the shadow of Mount Fuji in one of Japan's most beautiful national parks.
Accommodation: Fuji Hakone Guest House
Discover the cultural heart of Japan as you go geisha-spotting, participate in a tea ceremony and wander the temples and shrines of Kyoto.
Accommodation: Daiwa Roynet Kyoto Shijo Karasuma
Meals: Breakfast; Breakfast; Breakfast; Breakfast;