14, 18 or 21-night Far East Exploration Private Tour - Japan - Up to -70% | Voyage Privé

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  • Exploring South Korea and Japan's most iconic cities on this fantastic tour packed with history and culture.
  • Discovering the royal palace, ancient temples and modern districts of Seoul, South Korea's bustling capital.
  • Relaxing in the natural thermal springs of Hakone, complete with breathtaking views of Mount Fuji.

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Your Itinerary in Brief

Embark on an enchanting journey through South Korea and Japan, where ancient traditions blend harmoniously with modern marvels. Delve into the vibrant cultures of both countries, exploring historic landmarks, savouring mouthwatering cuisine, and immersing yourself in the captivating beauty of these East Asian gems.

Our offers: 

14-night tour
Day 1 - 3: 
Day 4: Seoul - Gyeongju
Day 5: Gyeongju
Day 6: Gyeongju - Busan
Day 7: Busan - Fukuoka
Day 8:
Fukuoka - Kyoto
Day 9 - 10: Kyoto
Day 11:
Kyoto - Hakone
Day 12:
Hakone - Tokyo
Day 13 - 15:

18-night tour
Day 1 - 4: 
Day 5: 
Seoul - Gyeongju
Day 6: Gyeongju
Day 7: 
Gyeongju - Busan
Day 8:
Day 9: 
Busan - Fukuoka
Day 10: 
Fukuoka - Kyoto
Day 11-13: 
Day 14: 
Kyoto - Hakone
Day 15: 
Hakone - Tokyo
Day 16 - 19: 

21-night tour
Day 1 - 4:
Day 5:
Seoul - Daejeon
Day 6:
Daejeon - Jeonju
Day 7:
Jeonju - Gyeongju
Day 8:
Day 9 :
Gyeongju - Busan
Day 10:
Day 11:
Busan - Fukuoka
Day 12:
Fukuoka - Hiroshima
Day 13:
Day 14:
Hiroshima - Kyoto
Day 15-17: 
Day 18:
Kyoto - Hakone
Day 19: Hakone - Tokyo
Day 20 - 21:

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Your Itinerary in Detail


Seoul, the vibrant capital of South Korea, captivates visitors with its harmonious blend of ancient traditions and modern innovation, offering a mesmerizing journey through time and culture. From bustling markets and mouthwatering street food to stunning palaces and cutting-edge technology, Seoul's dynamic energy and rich heritage create an unforgettable experience for every traveller

  • Bus transfer to your accommodation in Seoul
  • Explore Gwanghwamun Square, Gyeongbokgung Royal Palace, the Cheonggyecheon River, Namsan Tower, and the Bukchon, Ikseondong, Hongdae districts and more
  • 14-night tours: Arrive on day 1. Depart on day 4. Take a train to Gyeongju
  • 18-night tours: Arrive on day 1. Depart on day 5. Take a train to Gyeongju
  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 1. Depart on day 5. Take a high-speed train to Daejeon (1 hour 45 minutes)

Daejeon & Jeonju

Daejeon, located in the heart of South Korea, offers visitors a diverse range of experiences from vibrant city life to tranquil mountain landscapes. With its world-class research institutions, fascinating museums, and delightful cuisine, Daejeon provides a captivating destination for those seeking a blend of intellectual stimulation, cultural exploration, and natural retreat.

  • Take a local bus (ticket not included) to Buyeo and explore the UNESCO Jeongnimsa sanctuary and UNESCO Buseosanseong fortress and more
  • Return to Daejeon by local bus
  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 5. Depart on day 6. Take an express bus to Jeonju (2 hour 30 minute journey)

Jeonju, a city in South Korea's North Jeolla Province, is a treasure trove of traditional Korean culture and history with a well-preserved hanok village, mouthwatering local cuisine, and a vibrant arts scene.

  • Explore Hanok village and the Gyeonggijeon sanctuary and more
  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 6. Depart on day 7. Take an intercity bus (ticket not included, can be brought at the time. 3 hour journey) 


Gyeongju, often referred to as the "museum without walls," is a city in South Korea that exudes ancient grandeur and historical significance. Gyeongju provides a captivating journey back in time, immersing visitors in the rich history and cultural legacy of Korea's ancient Silla Dynasty.

  • Visit the Daereungwon Mound Park, Cheomseongdae observatory, Wolseong fortress ruins and beautiful Anapji pond. See the Gyeongju National Museum, Buddhist Bulguksa temple, Seokguram cave, Tohamsan massif and more
  • 14-night tours: Arrive on day 4. Depart on day 6. Take an express bus to Busan and metro to your accommodation. 
  • 18-night tours: Arrive on day 5. Depart on day 7. Take an express bus to Busan and metro to your accommodation. 
  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 7. Depart on day 9. Take an express bus to Busan and metro to your accommodation. 

Busan & Fukuoka

Busan, South Korea's bustling coastal city, beckons visitors with its stunning beaches, vibrant street markets, and delicious seafood cuisine. Whether exploring the colourful Gamcheon Culture Village, soaking in the panoramic views from Busan Tower, or indulging in the vibrant nightlife and shopping scene, Busan provides an unforgettable experience for travellers seeking a dynamic and coastal escape.

  • Visit the Jagalchi fish market, Nampodong district, lively Haeundae beach and more
  • 14-night tours: Arrive on day 6. Depart on day 7. Fly to Fukuoka, Japan 
  • 18-night tours: Arrive on day 7. Depart on day 9. Fly to Fukuoka, Japan
  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 9. Depart on day 11. Fly to Fukuoka, Japan

Fukuoka, a vibrant city in Japan's Kyushu region, entices visitors with its unique blend of historical charm and modern cosmopolitanism. From its ancient temples and shrines to its bustling shopping districts and delectable street food, Fukuoka offers a delightful fusion of traditional Japanese culture and contemporary urban experiences.

  • Visit Hakata, the central district, and the ancient Buddhist temple Tocho-ji. Experience an onsen, a traditional thermal bath, and more
  • 14-night tours: Arrive on day 7. Depart on day 8. Take a train to Kyoto (2 hours) 
  • 18-night tours: Arrive on day 9. Depart on day 10. Take a train to Kyoto (2 hours)
  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 11. Depart on day 12. Take a train to Kyoto (2 hours)

Hiroshima & Kyoto

Hiroshima, a city of resilience and peace, invites visitors to witness its remarkable transformation from the devastation of World War II to a symbol of hope and reconciliation. From the thought-provoking Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and Museum to the serene beauty of Itsukushima Shrine on Miyajima Island, Hiroshima offers a profound journey that fosters reflection, understanding, and appreciation for the enduring spirit of humanity.

  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 12. Depart on day 14. Take a train to Kyoto (2 hours) 

Kyoto captivates visitors with its timeless beauty and serene atmosphere. From the iconic golden pavilion of Kinkaku-ji to the enchanting Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto offers a glimpse into Japan's ancient traditions and spiritual tranquillity, making it a must-visit destination.

  • Visit Arashiyama, a famous bamboo grove, the Katsura River, the Golden Pavillion, the Ginkaku-ji temple, and the bustling Nishiki food market. If you have time, enjoy a day trip to Nara and more
  • 14-night tours: Arrive on day 8. Depart on day 11. Take a train to Hakone (2 hours)
  • 18-night tours: Arrive on day 10. Depart on day 14. Take a train to Hakone (2 hours)
  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 14. Depart on day 18. Take a train to Hakone (2 hours)

Hakone & Tokyo

Hakone, a scenic town nestled in the foothills of Mount Fuji, offers a perfect retreat for nature lovers and hot spring enthusiasts alike. With its stunning landscapes, picturesque Lake Ashi, and rejuvenating onsen (hot springs), Hakone provides a serene escape from bustling city life and a chance to immerse oneself in the beauty of Japan's natural wonders.

  • 14-night tours: Arrive on day 11. Depart on day 12. Take a train to Tokyo (2 hours)
  • 18-night tours: Arrive on day 14. Depart on day 15. Take a train to Tokyo (2 hours)
  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 18. Depart on day 19. Take a train to Tokyo (2 hours)

Tokyo, the vibrant capital of Japan, is a city that seamlessly blends tradition with cutting-edge innovation, offering a captivating fusion of ancient history and futuristic marvels. From the bustling streets of Shibuya and the historic charm of Asakusa to the culinary delights of Tsukiji Fish Market and the awe-inspiring Tokyo Skytree, Tokyo provides a mesmerising and exhilarating experience that caters to every interest and curiosity.

  • Explore the unique districts of the city. If you have time, take a day trip to Kamakura, a large Buddhist statue by the sea, and more
  • 14-night tours: Arrive on day 12. Depart on day 15. Take public transport to the airport
  • 18-night tours: Arrive on day 15. Depart on day 19. Take public transport to the airport
  • 21-night tours: Arrive on day 19. Depart on day 22. Take public transport to the airport

Your Hotels

Hand-picked Just For You

Maximum room capacity

Throughout your tour you will be staying in comfortable Double Rooms in 3* hotels as per the itinerary.

Seoul: Nafore Hotel
Daejeon (21-night tours only): Graytone Hotel
Jeonju (21-night tours only): Hotel Roni
Gyeongju: Traditional house
Busan: Standford Inn
Fukuoka: JR Kyushu Hotel Blossom Hakata Chuo
Hiroshima (21-night tours only): Sotetsu Fresa Inn Hiroshima Sta.
Kyoto: Shizutetsu Hotel Prezio Kyoto Shijo
Hakone: Hakone Tenseien
Tokyo: Asakusa Tobu Hotel

Your dining choices

This offer is based on a Bed and Breakfast stay.

Your Included Excursions

One-Way Skyliner Train Ticket in Tokyo

Your Included Excursions

2-day Hakone Pass

Your Included Excursions

Enjoy a 2-day discounted excursion ticket for Hakone's transport and popular sightseeing spots.

7-day Japan Rail Pass

Your Included Excursions

Stays of 14 nights will receive a 7-day Japan Rail Pass.

14-day Japan Rail Pass

Your Included Excursions

Stays of 18 and 21 nights will receive a 14-day Japan Rail Pass.

Your Included Services

Airport Welcome

Your Included Services

Start your trip stress-free with a welcome at the airport.

Complimentary Digital Travel Guide

Your Included Services

Enjoy some great travel tips and recommendations in a complimentary digital travel guide.

Your Journey to South Korea


You may choose from Economy, Premium or Business class flights on sectors that they operate, at the next stage of the booking process.


The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Your Destinations


Head to the land of thousand-year-old traditions for a cultural trip, enchanting landscapes for hiking enthusiasts and a paradise of new technology for geeks: Japan is the ideal destination!


The capital, Tokyo, modern and inspiring with its architecture, will impress you with its veritable forest of skyscrapers in the Shinjuku district or the Kokyo imperial palace.


For lovers of nature trips, you will have to undertake the ascent of Mount Fuji, take a walk in the heart of a park in spring to appreciate the beauty of the cherry blossoms and relax in an Onsen, these typical natural hot springs.


Rich in culture, Japan is also known for its traditional inns: the ryokan, but also for its unique gastronomy.


Visit museums and art galleries, watch a robot show, learn to savour sushi and sample the famous rice wine, sake...


There is so much to discover in Japan, you are sure to return from your trip to the land of the rising sun enriched and renewed

South Korea

South Korea transports you to a variety of captivating landscapes and a rich culture, whose temples and palaces are just stunning examples of a renowned heritage. Take time to explore this fascinating country that seamlessly blends centuries-old cultural traditions with the world's most futuristic and technologically modern cities. 


Follow your palate and tuck into famous South Korean cuisine, from steamy barbecue restaurants and iconic crispy fried chicken, to street food vendors serving local favourites. 


From the dramatic landscapes of the verdant countryside, dotted with traditional villages and the slower pace of rural living, to the glistening skyscrapers of the major cities, this country has much variety to offer its visitors. A year-round destination, South Korea's seasons showcase lush summers, autumn romance, a blanket of winter snow and the iconic cherry blossoms of spring.


A short flight to UNESCO Natural Heritage Site, Jeju Island, is worth the trip, with volcanic scenery, picturesque beaches, favourite surfs spots, and of course plenty of delicious local seafood!


Must-see destinations include foodie-paradise of ChuncheonBoseong green tea fieldsBulguksa Temple, Joseon Dynasty's spiritual capital Jeonju, and the epic mountainous landscapes of Seoraksan National Park. 

In more detail

Please find practical information about your trip:
This tour is not accessible to people with reduced mobility.

Pets are not permitted.
Our price doesn’t include a city tax which is payable locally - please see on site.

Please Note:
Check-in outside the hotel's standard times may incur additional fees. Check out times are subject to change, please check these with the hotel upon arrival.
Schedules and prices are subject to change.
If the property is accessible to people with reduced mobility, this is subject to availability. To book a room for reduced mobility, please contact our Customer Services Team.
Restaurant Information: some dining outlets/menu items and premium, branded and international drinks may not be included and may incur a surcharge payable locally. Meals, snacks and drinks may be available at selected times only.

The price includes:

  • Double Room with breakfast
  • 1 night in a traditional Ryokan in Hakone with a traditional buffet dinner 
  • Welcome at the airport
  • Airport transfer to accommodation in Seoul by limousine bus
  • T-money card + KRW 15000 top-up
  • Train KTX Seoul - Gyeongju (2nd class) for 14 and 18-night stays only
  • Train KTX Seoul - Daejon (2nd class) for 21-night stays only
  • Daejeon- Jeonju express bus (for 21-night stays only)
  • Gyeongju - Busan express bus 
  • Flight Busan - Fukuoka (Economy class)
  • SUICA loaded with 2500 yen
  • 2-day Hakone pass
  • 7-day Japan Rail pass
  • One-way Skyliner ticket (for 14-night stays only)
  • English digital travel guide


The price doesn't include:

  • Anything not specifically mentioned in 'price includes'

If booking as a single traveller, room occupancy and configuration are not guaranteed. You may be placed in either a single, double or twin room, based on the availability of the property at the time. 

The location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ.

Your contact details may be passed on to the hotel so that they can make contact with you to discuss your booking in advance of your arrival.

You may be asked to provide a credit/debit card deposit on arrival to cover any purchases made in the hotel.

Although we endeavour to provide up-to-date information, we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods.

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel.


Travel with peace of mind


To ensure a peaceful holiday, our partners are committed to respecting the local health and sanitary measures in force to protect your safety and well-being.


Please note: health and sanitary measures may be subject to change in line with government recommendations. Consequently, they may affect access to certain amenities and leisure facilities.

Your contract

If you book a package which includes flights, your contract will be with Voyage Privé. The air holiday package(s) shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10170.

If you book a package which does not include flights, then ATOL protection does not apply. Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider.

Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

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