Bullet Trains and Shoguns in Japan

Globotours • Kyoto, Japan

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Escape Kit

  • An Eight-Day Trip to Japan ($2,299 to $2,499 per Person), Including:
  • Round-Trip Flights from LAX to Tokyo via Singapore Airlines
  • Round-Trip Ground Transportation from Airport to Hotels and Round-Trip Bullet Train Transportation from Tokyo to Kyoto
  • Double-Occupancy Accommodations for Three Nights at the Hilton Tokyo Hotel and Three Nights at the New Miyako Hotel or RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto
  • Half-Day City Tour of Tokyo and Half-Day City Tour of Kyoto
  • Hotel Taxes and Service Charges Included
  • Priced per Person Based on Double Occupancy (See Fine Print)

The Destinations
To the unacquainted palate, Japanese cuisine—raw fish wrapped in seaweed!?—seems exotic. The same applies to its capital, Tokyo. Its compact districts teem with a sharply dressed populace, bouquets of fragrances, and of course, garish lights everywhere, like Times Square on New Year's Eve. But beneath these bold eye snares are centuries-old traditions distilled from calmer times. Such is Tokyo.

While Tokyo always seems to have one foot in the future, Kyoto does its best to hold onto the past. A millenium as the capital of imperial Japan—spanning three shogunates and ending in 1869—certainly explains it. Here you'll find the Shinto shrines, swooping-gabled temples, and rock gardens of archetypal Ja

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  • "Kyoto is the storehouse of Japan’s traditional culture and the stage on which much of Japanese history was played out, with 17 Unesco World Heritage sites, more than 1600 Buddhist temples, and over 400 Shinto shrines."

    -- Lonely Planet


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the fine print

  • Vouchers cannot be combined to extend stay
  • Reservations required and subject to availability; must be booked by April 20, 2013
  • Not valid on group or existing reservations
  • Merchants cancellation policy applies. For more information, please see globotours.net/Terms.aspx
  • Upon confirmation of your reservation, vouchers will be considered used and 100% non-refundable 

  • Rates are per person based on double occupancy (two people sharing a room). Each of two guests must purchase an Escape and arrange to stay together at the hotel. Single occupancy requires an additional fee of $685

  • $60 per person weekend air surcharge applies for departures Fridays-Sundays; subject to availability
  • Voucher includes round-trip Bullet Train transportation from Tokyo to Kyoto double-occupancy accommodations for three nights at the Hilton Tokyo Hotel, three nights at the New Miyako Hotel or RRIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto, half-day city tour of Tokyo, half-day city tour of Kyoto, hotel taxes and service charges Included
  • Voucher does not include passport and visa fees (if applicable), all passengers must have a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months beyond the completion of travel (review the State Department's website for all requirements prior to travel), meals and beverages other than specified, personal and baggage insurance, gratuities to drivers, local guides, and costs for anything not specified on the deal
  • Nights must be used consecutively
  • All deal components must be redeemed during one stay
  • Stays must be completed within date range purchased
  • The deal is valid only for date range purchased and may not be exchanged or redeemed for any other dates
  • Other conditions apply • PROMOTIONAL VALUE EXPIRES ON November 30, 2013 • Enjoy By November 30, 2013