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Chester Beatty Library Members' Travel programme 



Cherry Blossoms, Temples, the 'bullet train' and neon lights - Highlights of Japan (including Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, Hakone/Mount Fuji, Kamakura & Tokyo)

 

 

Our Members’ 12 night trip to Japan at Easter in 2015 will include:

 


 - Flights from Dublin to Osaka and Tokyo to Dublin with Lufthansa (via Frankfurt). 
 
 - Breakfast each morning plus 6 lunches and 4 dinners
 
 - Free time for sightseeing and shopping  
 
 - Evening entertainment including a Geisha show and Kabuki Theatre 
 
 - Coach & Guide assistance for all transfers and excursions 
 
 - 4 nights Superior Tourist Class hotel accommodation in Kyoto 

 - Full day sightseeing tour of Kyoto to include the Sanjusangendo, Kinkakuji and Ryoanji Temples, and Nijo Full day excursion to Nara to include Nara Park, Kofukuji and Todaiji Temples and Kasuga Taisha Shrine
  
 - Sightseeing tour of Osaka visiting Osaka Castle, Umeda Sky Building, the Floating Garden Observatory, Dotonbori Neon District and a short river cruise on the Okawa River
 
 - 1 nights Superior Tourist Class hotel accommodation in Osaka 
 
 - Transfer from Shin-Osaka train station for a ‘bullet train’ 
 
 - Full day sightseeing tour of Hakone to include Owakduni Valley, a boat cruise on Lake Ashi and the Komagatake Ropeway
 
 - 1 nights Superior Tourist Class hotel accommodation in Hakone 
 
 - Full day sightseeing tour of Hakone and Kamakura to include Hakone Open-air Museum, Kotokuin and Hase Kannon Temples, Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine
 
 - 5 nights Superior Tourist Class hotel accommodation in Tokyo 
 
 - Half day sightseeing tour of Tokyo to include the National Museum, the Ōta Memorial Museum of Art and a walk through Harajyyuku
 
 - Full day sightseeing tour of Tokyo to include the Imperial Palace Plaza, Koishikawa Korakuen and Hamarikyu Garden
 

 







***Our membership programme has been extremely popular and is currently fully subscribed. If you would like to add your name to the waiting list please contact members@cbl.ie
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For further information please contact Mary Dowling on (01) 407 0759