Allow our experienced private and luxury tour staff to assist in the creation of any of the following types of tailor-made Japan arrangements in accordance to your every need.
Luxury is at your fingertips when you book with our friendly and flexible staff. We are pleased to provide you with private tour arrangements that meet your every desire. We promise you a luxurious experience during your time in Japan. VIP Arrangements Examples of our VIP services include arrangements for stays at 5 or 6 star deluxe hotels and ryokan with a Japanese-style room including in-room open-air baths, high class dining experiences, private cars (hired cars or stretch limousines), and experienced guide services. Special Arrangement Services We also offer special arrangements for maiko and geisha performances, Japanese-style weddings, Japanese food making workshops, helicopter night flights, and more.
Let us take care of the price estimates and arrangements for your corporate training trips and incentive tours. We will direct the creation of an unforgettable Japan experience in touch with your corporate needs.
We provide arrangements for hotel, ryokan, airport pick-up and drop-off service, transportation such as trains and domestic flights, research and business meeting event spaces, interpreters for business visits, dining during your time in Japan, as well as parties and attractions.
JTB Sunrise Tours has more than 45 years of experience in creating package tours for foreign visitors to Japan. We can arrange any of our standard tour packages complete with guide service exclusively for your group. Sunrise Tours offers private chartered tours for both groups and individuals. We offer a special price table for individual groups of 1 to 7 people for the chartered versions of the following three tours: Panoramic Tokyo, Fuji Hakone 1-Day Tour, and Nikko 1-Day Tour. Please inquire with us directly with the number of people in your group if you are interested in chartering our tours.
We will arrange for one of specially selected tour guides to show you around Japan during your trip. We are confident that our licensed tour guides will not only give informative explanations during your tour but also show you the hospitality that Japan is famous for.
We offer tour guide arrangement service for English, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, and German. However, we highly recommend you inquire early as we have only a limited number of guides who speak languages other than English.
Tokyo, Hakone, and Kyoto 9-Day Luxury Plan
Narita Airport/Haneda Airport - Tokyo
Upon your arrival at Narita or Haneda International Airport, you will be greeted by our English-speaking staff and escorted to The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo by private car.
Enjoy a private 1-day tour of the Tokyo metropolis. Explore Tokyo's Meiji Jingu, Imperial Palace Plaza, and Tsukiji Outer Markets. Discover the delight of Japanese food when you try a delicious lunch of kushi-age, or deep-fried skewers of vegetables, meat, and seafood. After lunch, explore Asakusa's famous Sensoji Temple and Nakamise Shopping Arcade before visiting Tokyo's technology heaven of Akihabara. Spend the night in The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo.
Tokyo - Nikko - Tokyo
A private car will take you to the World Heritage site of Nikko, where you will visit Nikko Toshogu Shrine, Lake Chuzenji and the Kegonnotaki Waterfalls and dine upon a scrumptious Western-style prix fixe lunch. On your way back to Tokyo, you will stop at a sake brewery where you can sample various sakes and enjoy shopping. Return back to Tokyo for another night in The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo.
Tokyo - Mt. Fuji - Hakone
Drive along the Chuo Expressway in a private car and explore the sights of Mt. Fuji at the Fuji Visitor Center and Mt. Fuji 5th Station. Delight upon a Japanese-style lunch set before transferring to the hot spring vacation area of Hakone and experience the sights of Hakone on a cruise of Lake Ashi, from the inside of a cable car at the Hakone Ropeway, and within the Owakudani Valley. Dine upon a decadent Japanese kaiseki course at a traditional ryokan including hot springs, Hakone's luxurious Gora Kadan.
Hakone - Odawara - Kyoto
One of our English-speaking staff members will pick you up at the Gora Kadan and bring you to Odawara Station. Transfer from Odawara to Kyoto by Shinkansen (bullet train) and have lunch on the train on your own. Your guide will meet you at Kyoto Station and bring you on a half-day tour of Kyoto city. While in Kyoto, walk the Philosopher's Path, try tasting Japanese tea, and stroll along Kyoto's famous Nishiki Market. Spend the night in Kyoto at the Hyatt Regency Kyoto Hotel.
Explore the city of Kyoto on your own private tour of the city. In the morning, see Kyoto's representative sights including Kinkakuji Temple (the Golden Pavilion), Ryoanji Temple, and Nijo Castle. Enjoy a traditional Japanese tempura lunch in Kyoto's Gion district. After lunch, explore Kyoto's Gion District and Kiyomizudera Temple. Spend the night in Kyoto at the Hyatt Regency Kyoto Hotel.
Kyoto - Nara - Kyoto
Explore the city of Nara for the day with a private guide. In the morning, you will visit some of Nara's most historic sites such as Kasuga Taisha Shrine, Todaiji Temple (home to Nara's Great Buddha), and Nara Park. For lunch, you have a choice between a Japanese-style and a Western-style lunch. In the afternoon, explore the grounds of Horyuji Temple, one of the world's oldest remaining wooden structures. Spend the night in Kyoto at the Hyatt Regency Kyoto Hotel.
Kyoto - Tokyo
Explore the city of Kyoto in the morning and explore Togetsukyo Bridge, Tenryuji Temple and the Sagano Bamboo Forest. Enjoy a delicious Western-style lunch set for lunch before your guide brings you to Kyoto Station. Zoom back to Tokyo on Japan's lightening fast shinkansen (bullet train). Our English-speaking staff will greet you upon your arrival at Tokyo Station and bring you to The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo, where you will spend the night.
Tokyo - Narita / Haneda Airport
Our English-speaking staff will accompany you to the airport by private car taking you to Narita or Haneda Airport.
8Days in Tokyo & Hokkaido
- Best Hit Plan -
Narita/Haneda Airport - Tokyo
Transfer from Narita or Haneda Airport via private car to your hotel. Our English-speaking staff will welcome you at the exit and escort you to your hotel. Spend the night in Tokyo at the Hotel Okura Tokyo.
Explore Tokyo's Meiji Jingu, Imperial Palace Plaza, and Tsukiji Outer Markets. Discover the delight of Japanese food when you try a delicious lunch of kushi-age, or deep-fried skewers of vegetables, meat, and seafood in Tokyo's trendy Ginza district. After lunch, explore Asakusa's famous Sensoji Temple and Nakamise Shopping Arcade before Japan's anime and manga capital of Akihabara. Spend the night in the Hotel Okura Tokyo.
Tokyo - Mt. Fuji and Hakone - Tokyo
Drive along the Chuo Expressway in a private car and tour the Mt. Fuji area including the Fuji Visitor Center and Mt. Fuji 5th Station. Delight upon a Japanese-style lunch before transferring to the hot spring vacation area of Hakone and experience the sights of Hakone by cruising along Lake Ashi, climbing up a mountain on a cable car on the Hakone Ropeway, and exploring the Owakudani Valley. Return to Tokyo and spend the night in the Hotel Okura Tokyo.
Tokyo - Noboribetsu Hot Springs
Your guide will meet with you at your hotel and help you transfer to Haneda Airport, where you will fly on a domestic flight to Hokkaido's New Chitose Airport. After arrival at the New Chitose Airport, you will transfer to Noboribetsu by private car. Spend your first day in Noboribetsu exploring sights such as the Noboribetsu Bear Park, Jigokudani (Hell's Valley) and Oyunuma Marsh. For lunch, feast upon some of Hokkaido's fresh and delectable seafood. In the evening, enjoy a luxurious meal combining the best of Japanese and Western cuisines. Relax your heart and soul in the diverse hot springs of Noboribetsu, well known traditionally for its medicinal properties. Spend the night at the Takinoya, one of Noboribetsu's premier ryokan.
Noboribetsu Hot Springs - Lake Toya
Circle Cape Chikyu after you leave Noboribetsu Hot Springs and then visit Lake Toya. Take a cruise of Lake Toya, Usuzan Ropeway, and the Usuzan West Craters. Bask in Lake Toya's natural beauty before enjoying a Western-style lunch. Spend the night in Lake Toya at The Windsor Hotel Toya Resort & Spa.
Lake Toya - Otaru - Sapporo
Enjoy a panoramic view of Lake Toya and Mt. Yotei from Windsor's Hill before transferring to Otaru. Explore the historic sights of Otaru including Otaru Canal, Old Aoyama Villa, and Kitaichi Glass. Delight upon some of Otaru's famous sushi for lunch. Spend the night at the JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo.
Gaze upon a scenic view of Sapporo from Hitsujigaoka Observation point and discover the secrets of Hokkaido's delicious Shiroi Koibito cookies and Sapporo beer at the company's factory. Enjoy a lunch of Genghis Khan, Hokkaido's grilled lamb specialty, before spending the night in Sapporo at the JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo.
Sapporo - Tokyo
Transfer to the New Chitose Airport by private car from the JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo. Fly on a domestic flight from the New Chitose Airport to Haneda Airport/ Narita International Airport. Your tour will end at Haneda Airport/Narita International Airport or your Tokyo city hotel.
3 Days in Central Hokkaido
- Picturesque views await you in Central Hokkaido -
New Chitose Airport/ Sapporo - Noboribetsu Hot Springs
Transfer to Noboribetsu by private car from the New Chitose Airport or your Sapporo city hotel. A guide will accompany you throughout the 3 days of your tour. Spend your first day in Noboribetsu exploring sights such as the Noboribetsu Bear Park, Jigokudani (Hell's Valley) and Oyunuma Marsh before feasting upon some of Hokkaido's fresh and delicious seafood for lunch. In the evening, enjoy a luxurious style meal combining the best of Japanese and Western cuisines. Relax your heart and soul in the diverse hot springs of Noboribetsu, well known traditionally for its medicinal properties. Spend the night at the Takinoya, one of Noboribetsu's premier ryokan.
Noboribetsu Hot Springs - Lake Toya
Circle Cape Chikyu after leaving Noboribetsu Hot Springs and then visit Lake Toya, where you will have the chance to cruise upon Lake Toya, ride the Usuzan Ropeway, and the explore Usuzan West Craters. Bask in Lake Toya's natural beauty before enjoying a Western-style lunch. Spend the night at Lake Toya at The Windsor Hotel Toya Resort & Spa.
Lake Toya - Otaru - Sapporo/ New Chitose Airport
Enjoy a panoramic view of Lake Toya and Mt. Yotei from Windsor's Hill before transferring to the beautiful harbor city of Otaru. After your arrival in historic Otaru, you will have a chance to see to Otaru Canal, Old Aoyama Villa, and Kitaichi Glass. Try some of Otaru's famous sushi for lunch. Your tour will end upon your arrival at the New Chitose Airport or your Sapporo city hotel.
4 Days in Eastern Hokkaido
- Experience the natural beauty during your journey through Eastern Hokkaido -
New Chitose Airport/ Sapporo - Kurshiro - Lake Akan
Take a domestic flight to Kushiro Airport from your hotel in Sapporo or the New Chitose Airport. A guide will accompany you throughout the duration of your four days in Hokkaido. When you arrive at the Kushiro Airport, you will transfer in a private car to the Kushiro Wetlands. Explore sights such as the Zarubo Observatory and the Japanese Crane Reserve. Enjoy a seafood lunch in Kushiro City before transferring to your ryokan located in the Akan Lakeshore Onsen area. Gaze over the beauty of the Akan lakeside while enjoying the warmth of the area's diverse outdoor baths. Then, get a taste of real Japan, as you dine upon a magnificent traditional Japanese kaiseki course at the Akan Yuku no Sato Tsuruga, a ryokan located on the Akan lakeshore.
Lake Akan - Kussharo - Abashiri
Transfer from the Akan Lake Shore to Onneto and visit the Lake Akan National Park and Onneto Pass before enjoying a Western-style lunch. See one of the world's largest calderas at Lake Kussharo before going to Abashiri via the Bihorotoge Pass. Then, dine upon a buffet dinner at your hotel, the Hokuten-no-Oka Lake Abashiri Tsuruga Resort, located on the Abashiri lakeside.
Abashiri - Shiretoko - Abashiri
Transfer from the Abashiri lakeside to the Shiretoko Pennisula and experience the magnificence of nature at Shiretoko, a UNESCO designated World Heritage site. Visit the Shiretoko Five Lakes and ride upon one of Shiretoko's sightseeing boats. Enjoy a bowl of Shiretoko's famous Crab Ramen for lunch. Take in the beautiful scenery of the Marchen Hill. Enjoy a Japanese-style Kaiseki dinner during your stay at the Hokuten-no-Oka Lake Abashiri Tsuruga Resort located on the Abashiri lakeside.
Abashiri - New Chitose Airport/ Sapporo
Transfer to the Memambetsu from the Abashiri lakeshore and take a domestic flight from Memambetsu Airport to the New Chitose Airport. The tour will conclude upon arrival at the New Chitose Airport or your hotel in Sapporo.
4 Days in Kyushu
- Southern Japan at its Finest -
Fukuoka - Nagasaki
A private car will pick you up from Fukuoka Airport or your hotel in Fukuoka and bring you to Nagasaki. A private guide will welcome you and accompany you throughout the duration of your tour itinerary. In the afternoon, you will have a chance to explore Nagasaki's Memorial Peace Park and Glover Garden. For lunch, enjoy Nagasaki Champon, a popular Nagasaki specialty consisting of fried noodles covered in pork-based broth - a Japanese version of a Chinese dish. At nighttime, see 3 of Japan's most beautiful night views followed by a dinner of Shippoku ryori, a mix of Japanese, Chinese, and Dutch cuisine becoming of the historically international city of Nagasaki and sure to satisfy your taste buds. Spend the night relaxing in The Best Western Premier Hotel Nagasaki.
Nagasaki - Unzen - Shimabara - Kumamoto
Leave Nagasaki and visit the scenic region of Unzen and Shimabara where you will have the chance to see the Unzen Hells and the Shimabara Samurai Residences. Enjoy one of Unzen's specialties, the spicy hot Jigoku-nabe (Hell Hot Pot) for lunch. Take in the view of the Ariake Sea as you leisurely transfer from Shimabara to Kumamoto by ferry. Spend the night in Kumamoto at the Hotel Nikko Kumamoto.
Kumamoto - Mt. Aso - Yufuin
Explore Kumamoto's Kumamoto Castle and Suizenji Park before transferring to one of Kyushu's largest and most famous mountains -- Mt. Aso. Take the Mt. Aso Ropeway and view a panoramic view of Aso's beautiful scenery. Delight upon a lunch of Aso's specialty Higo beef before transferring to Yufuin. Enjoy the beauty of Yufuin from the warmth of your ryokan's open-air bath before delighting upon a traditional Japanese kaiseki course dinner. Spend the night at Yufuin's Yama no Hotel Musouen.
Yufuin - Beppu - Fukuoka
Visit the sights of Yufuin including Mingei Folk Village and Lake Kinrin before feasting upon a Western-style meal for lunch. See Beppu's Umi Jigoku (Sea Hell) before escorting you back to Fukuoka Airport or your hotel in Fukuoka.
*Images used in this itinerary are only examples of the type of travel you may experience on our tours.