Exclusives Hand-picked holiday at amazing prices
Home Ultimate Japan Journey

Ultimate Japan Journey

Japan

AIRFARE
AIRFARE
9 NIGHT CRUISE + 8 DAY TOUR
9 NIGHT CRUISE + 8 DAY TOUR
MEALS
MEALS
EXCLUSIVES
EXCLUSIVES

YOUR FLIGHT CENTRE EXCLUSIVES HOLIDAY INCLUDES

  • Return economy airfare flying to Tokyo & returning from Osaka incl. checked luggage

Sick of comparing airfare by yourself? Forget hours trawling through comparison sites and let us do the hard work for you! Just make your way to the airport and we’ll organise the rest.

  • 9 night cruise onboard MSC Bellissima in an Interior Bella Experience Cabin

Discover the best of Japan by sea, onboard MSC Bellissima, before continuing your Japanese discovering by land. Marvel at the beauty of Wakayama, Hiroshima and more with overnight stays onboard.

  • All onboard meals in complimentary dining venues and selected non-alcoholic beverages

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are sorted. Pull up a seat in any of the complimentary dining venues onboard and let us serve you while you enjoy a range of non-alcoholic beverages on us.

  • Wide range of onboard activities and entertainment

Let us entertain you. Stay in the holiday spirit all day long with a variety of onboard activities and entertainment in the many venues around the ship.

  • All Port Taxes and Charges Included

Don’t stress about costs this holiday. We’ve covered all the port taxes and charges for each stop of the cruise so you simply board the ship and enjoy.

  • 8 day guided tour from Tokyo to Osaka with 7 nights hand-selected accommodation incl. daily breakfast + welcome & farewell dinner

Once you have discovered Japan by sea its time for you to discover it by land. From seeing the neon lights of Tokyo to feeding the gentle Sika Deers at Nara Park from strolling the streets of Gion, one of the most famous Geisha districts this will be the Japanese tour you are not likely to forget.

PLUS FLIGHT CENTRE EXCLUSIVES:

  • BONUS 1 night of pre-cruise accommodation in Tokyo

Ancient traditions and historic sites blend into modern culture, crafting a city unlike anywhere else. In Tokyo, you can walk amongst both neon-glowing skyscrapers and historical temples. Discover the latest advances in technology or retreat to one of the tranquil gardens surrounding the Imperial Palace.

  • BONUS hotel to port transfer in Tokyo

Do not stress about getting from A to B this holiday we have arranged your transfers from your hotel to meet your ship in Tokyo

  • BONUS selected entry admissions whilst on tour

There’s no need to go digging through your pockets for entrance fees this holiday, we’ve got you covered! We’ve included selected entry admissions so you can focus on your tour and savour the beauty of Japan!

  • BONUS Prepaid gratuities on your tour

There’s no need to dig around your pocket for tip change this holiday – we’ve thought of everything including pre-paying gratuities. So relax and focus on the important things on holiday, like lying by the pool.

PRICE

$3890pp* ex Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth

SAIL DATE

17 October 2020

PURCHASE BY AND BOOK BY

26 February 2020

CABIN UPGRADES

Upgrade to an Interior Fantastica Cabin from only $99pp*
Upgrade to an Ocean Bella Cabin from only $499pp*
Upgrade to an Ocean Fantastica Cabin from only $699pp*
Upgrade to a Balcony Bella Cabin from only $999pp*
Upgrade to a Balcony Fantastica Cabin from only $1199pp*
Upgrade to a Balcony Aurea Cabin from only $1899pp*

Buy now with 0% Interest Free!~

Day 1: Tokyo, Japan

.In Tokyo, you can walk amongst both neon-glowing skyscrapers and historical temples. Discover the latest advances in technology or retreat to one of the tranquil gardens surrounding the Imperial Palace.

Day 2: Tokyo, Japan

Embark on the Ultimate Japan Discovery and jump onboard MSC Bellissima!

Day 3 – 4: Wakayama, Japan

Wakayama Japan, is the spiritual heartland of Japan, an ancient gem waiting for you to discover. With breathtaking mountain vistas to gawk at, misty alpine forests to explore, & pristine beaches to relax at, the Wakayama Prefecture will become your new favourite destination in Japan.

Day 5 – 6: Hiroshima, Japan

While paying tribute to the infamous nuclear attack that destroyed the city in 1945, Hiroshima is now defined as a beacon of peace and prides itself on its exceptional natural beauty. None more iconic than 300 cherry blossom trees in bloom at Peace Memorial Park and enjoy local delicacies.

Day 7: Matsuyama, Japan

Matsuyama, Japan is Shikoku’s largest city. The beautiful area of the world is located in a lush river basin, built around the ancient hot springs of Dōgo Onsen Honkan. Be sure to experience the pure relaxation of a traditional Japanese Onsen and bask in the architectural beauty of the 19th-century public bathhouse built around the springs. For a spice of spirituality, Matsuyama is home to 8 of the 88 temples in Japan, including Ishite-ji, one of the most famous stops on the 88 temple pilgrimage.

Day 8: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 9: Gangjeong/Jeju Island, Republic of Korea

Gangjeong-dong, located in South Korea’s Eastern Island is a great place to experience a taste of what the beautiful South Korea is all about; traditional culture, vibrancy, hiking, food and K-Pop.

Day 10: At Sea

Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 11: Yokkaichi, Japan

Walk across the moat of a cherished castle, pray for peace at a sacred shrine, shop for mementos at a 400-year-old shopping district and walk in the footsteps of the samurai. Yet Nagoya’s sky-scraping architecture, bustling streets, Toyota Museum, theme parks with flower gardens and shopping are hallmarks of a multi-faceted 21st century city.

Day 12: Yokohama, Japan

Today disembark on Yokohama and get ready for your post cruise land tour

Day 12: Tokyo, Japan

Explore Tokyo at your leisure!

Day 13: Tokyo – Mt Fuji – Shizuoka

Full day tour of Mt Fuji, Shizuoka, Oshino Hakkai & Gotemba Peace Park.

Day 14: Shizuoka – Nagoya – Osaka (Amagasaki)

Today you will leave Shizuoka and travel to Osaka through Nagoya. Sightseeing includes Nagoya Castle, Osu Shopping District & the Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry.

Day 15: Osaka (Amagasaki) – Kyoto – Osaka (Amagasaki)

Your English-Speaking guide will meet you at the hotel this morning for a full day of sightseeing in Kyoto today. Sites include Fushimi Inari Shrine, Ninenzaka & Sannenzaka, Kodaiji Temple and the famous Gion Area.

Day 16: Osaka (Amagasaki) – Nara – Osaka (Amagasaki)

Your English-Speaking guide will meet you at the hotel this morning for a full day of Sightseeing. Activities include Nara Deer Park, Todaiji Temple (Great Buddha) and Kasuga Shrine Treasure House. You will be taken back to the hotel in the early evening with time to get ready before meeting for a group farewell dinner at a nearby local restaurant.

Day 17: Osaka (Amagasaki), Japan

Free Day – Explore Osaka at your leisure!

Day 18: Osaka, Japan

Depart for Kansai International Airport in Osaka and be transferred to the Airport by Limousine Bus.

All aboard the grand MSC Bellissima, MSC’s new flagship! While the stress-free itinerary makes it the best way to uncover seas, this ship boasts endless on-ship activities for all to relish. Meander your way through the 80-metre long 2-deck promenade for brilliant shopping, exquisite dining and a myriad of chic bars. Produced specifically for MSC Bellissima, witness the 2 brand new Cirque du Soleil shows for world-leading live performances. Catch some rays at the epic Polar Aquapark, Atmosphere Pool, Horizon Pool or the exclusive Yacht Club before treating your body at the revitalising Aurea Spa. For those a little more energetic, the MSC Bellissima features a state-of-the-art Gym by Technogym gifting guests with expert classes and ground-breaking training programs. Whether you’re after an action-packed, entertaining or tranquil cruise, MSC Bellissima will enchant all.

If I want to travel on a particular date but am not ready to provide full payment yet, can the booking be held for me until I am ready to pay in full?

Unfortunately, due to limited availability and high demand for these exclusive packages, we are unable to hold any bookings without payment.

What is included in the deal?

All inclusions and exclusive bonuses for the deal can be located under ‘The deal’ tab.

How many people can sleep in a room?

All room types generally cater for up to 2 adults. Extra beds may be available on request*.

*Fees, terms & conditions apply, please refer to resort information.

How do I make a booking once I have purchased a Flight Centre Exclusives voucher?

Customers will need to contact the Flight Centre Exclusives team. When you contact us to make your booking, we will endeavour to book and confirm all components of your package within 72 hours of receiving your booking details. Should we not be able to confirm any component, we will contact you with an alternative within 72 hours. For further details regarding the booking process please refer to our full Terms & Conditions (use the link at the bottom of this page).

Can I cancel or make changes to my booking?

Should you need to cancel for any reason once full payment is made, subject to clause 4 in the Terms & Conditions, you will not be entitled to any refund, including any extra purchases. Fees will apply should any amendments be required after booking your voucher (minimum fee of $100 per person). In addition to the amendment fees, any supplier terms and conditions will be applied. For full details regarding cancellation or amendments, please refer to our Terms & Conditions (use the link at the bottom of this page).

Can I purchase travel insurance through Flight Centre Exclusives?

Yes you can purchase travel insurance. Please call 1300 222 900. The Australian Government advises that all travellers obtain travel insurance prior to travel. The insurance should cover loss of deposit and other monies through cancellation, loss or damage to personal baggage and loss of money, medical expenses, additional expenses to cover hotel accommodation and repatriation costs to Australia should any services need to be extended or curtailed due to illness or other insurable risks. Our reservations team can provide you with general information about travel insurance at the time of booking. If you do not require travel insurance, you agree to provide written acknowledgement that a recommendation to obtain travel insurance has been made to you by us.

How do I check room availability at the resort?

You can visit the 'Availability' tab which has live, up-to-date availability. Simply select a date in the calendar above the availability grid. For airfare availability, please contact Flight Centre Exclusives on 1300 222 900.

If I want to travel on a particular date but haven’t purchased a Flight Centre Exclusives voucher, can the booking/room be held for me until I have purchased the voucher?

No. Bookings/rooms cannot be held without voucher purchase.

What is the promotion availability?

Your booking is subject to the availability of the actual rooms provided by the resort for the Flight Centre Exclusives promotion. This allocation of rooms is well in excess of the rooms required to satisfy the offer, however, not all rooms available at the resort on any given day will be available to guests participating in the promotion offer. Please note that booking available rooms is on a First Come First Served basis.

Can I contact the resort directly to make a booking/redeem my voucher or check availability?

No. Bookings/voucher redemptions and availability checks must be made through Flight Centre Exclusives.

I haven’t received my Flight Centre Exclusives voucher yet. What do I do?

Please call the Flight Centre Exclusives team on 1300 222 900.

Where can I find full terms and conditions for Flight Centre Exclusives?

Please click our Terms & Conditions link located at the bottom of this page.

SAIL DATES

17 October 2020

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Travel based on cruise departure on 17 OCTOBER 2020

Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations. Pricing is subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Accommodation is subject to change and availability. Surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change.

Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur. Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.

Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing. Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking. These fares/prices may change due to availability or currency fluctuations.

Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.

All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia.

Valued at price is based on the maximum price across all ex points.

Gratuities are payable onboard for your cruise element.

*From price

BUY & BOOK BY 26 FEBRUARY 2020

Included bonus nights are based on staying at a centrally located hotel in Tokyo. Disruptions to cruising & itinerary may occur. Shore excursions & other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Prices are correct at the time of publication, are twin share per person, may change without notice & subject to availability. Restrictions & conditions apply. See website for full terms, conditions & travel dates. Prices quoted are on sale until 26 February 2020 unless otherwise stated or sold out prior Seasonal surcharges & blackout dates may apply depending on date of travel.

Additional fees, including surcharges and visa fees specific to your departure date may apply. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge. Advertised price includes any bonus nights. Please ask us for further details or visit our website at www.flightcentreexclusives.com.au. Flight Centre Exclusives provides holiday packages offered by Ignite Holidays Pty Ltd & is a subsidiary of Ignite Travel Group. ATAS Accreditation No. A10345.

~Approved applicants only. Fees, terms, conditions & minimum finance amount $999 apply, incl $99 Annual Fee charged at the time the first debit is charged to your Skye Account and annually on the anniversary of that date. When you have met the Interest Free Criteria, the Annual Fee must be paid in full within the Interest Free Period or it will attract interest. If you do not meet the Interest Free Criteria the Annual Fee will attract interest from the date the Annual Fee is debited to your Skye Account Minimum monthly repayment required. Interest (charged at the Expired Promotional Rate) payable on outstanding balances after any Interest Free Period in relation to a Promotional Offer. See skyecard.com.au for current interest rates. Only available at Skye retail partners. Credit provided by FlexiCards Australia Pty Ltd ABN 31 099 651 877 Australian Credit Licence number 247415. FlexiCards Australia is a subsidiary of FlexiGroup Limited.

Valued At
$4,249
Per Person
From
$3,890*
Per Person

See more Hand Picked Holidays!