Hearts of West Japan Osaka and Kobe

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Dive into the heart of West Japan and feel the difference from East Japan! In this sample itinerary, NIGHT FLIGHT would like to introduce the 2 major city of west Japan. Osaka, the No. 1 economic city of west Japan, and No. 2 city of Japan after Tokyo, known as a huge trade city since ancient time. Osaka Castle, the biggest castle in Japan, Universal Studio Japan, Kaiyukan, 1 of the huge aquarium in Japan, and more entertainment! Kobe, one of the first open port after Edo age, known as a huge commercial port and mix culture of west and east. Visit those cities, you can enjoy and experience of history and west Japan culture! See the sample itinerary, and build up your own trip!

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Date Time City name Transportation Remarks Meal
DAY1

AM
PM

TOKYO
OSAKA
JR BULLET TRAIN
(NOZOMI OR KODAMA)

Departure from Tokyo Station Arrival to Osaka Station.
And explore Osaka on your own. Recommended Site
*Osaka Castle
*Abeno Harkas
*Osaka Tenmangu
*Expo'70 Commemorative Park
Overnight at Osaka

Breakfast Without meal
Lunch Without meal
Dinner Without meal
DAY2   OSAKA  

Explore Osaka on your own.
Recommended Site
*Universal Studio Japan
*Kaiyukan Aquarium
*New World(Shin-Sekai)
*American Village
Overnight at Osaka

Breakfast With meal
Lunch Without meal
Dinner Without meal
DAY3 AM
PM
OSAKA
KOBE
JR BULLET TRAIN (NOZOMI OR KODAMA) Departure from Osaka.
Arrive at Kobe.
Explorer Kobe by your own.
Recommended Site
*Moriken Park
*Chinatown
*Kobe Harbor Land
*Rokko Garden Terrace
*Kobe Earthquake Memorial Museum
Overnight at Kobe
Breakfast With meal
Lunch Without meal
Dinner Without meal
DAY4   KOBE
OR
HIMEJI
  Explore Kobe, Himeji or other place in Hyogo by your own.
Recommended Site
*Himeji Castle
*Takeda Castle Ruin
*Arima Hot Spring
*Kinosaki Hot Spring
*Himeji City Zoo
Overnight at Kyoto
Breakfast With meal
Lunch Without meal
Dinner Without meal
DAY5

AM
PM


KOBE
TOKYO


JR BULLET TRAIN (NOZOMI OR KODAMA)
Check out the hotel and explore Kobe until your train departure.
Departure from Kobe Station Arrival to Tokyo Station.
Tour End
Breakfast With meal
Lunch Without meal
Dinner Without meal
*Meal : ○ = With meal × = Without meal △ = an in-flight meal B = Breakfast L = Lunch D = Dinner
*Time schedule subject to change depends on Weather, political reason and traffic*

SIGHTS INFORMATION

Include

  1. Bullet Train Ticket From Tokyo to Shin-Osaka(Nozomi or Kodama)
  2. 2 Nights accommodation in Osaka
  3. Bullet Train Ticket from Shin-Osaka to Kobe(Nozomi or Kodama)
  4. 2 Nights accommodation in Kobe
  5. Bullet Train Ticket From Kobe to Tokyo(Nozomi or Kodama)

Not Include

  1. Anything's not mentioned under tour include
  2. Train fee from/to Fussa and Tokyo Station
  3. Travel insurance

OSAKA DAIICHI HOTEL

General

Osaka Dai-Ichi Hotel is located in Marubiru, known as one of the symbolic landmark towers in Osaka, close to JR Osaka Station and best access for sightseeing and business. And it is easy access to Osaka’s specialty shopping (Kita, North area) and various dining (Minami, South area).

Location

  • By Japan Railway, 3 minutes on foot from JR Osaka Sta.
  • By Hanshin Railway, 3 minutes on foot from Hanshin Umeda Sta.
  • By Osaka Metro subway, 3 minutes on foot from Nishi-Umeda Sta
  • By Yotsubashi Line, or about 7 minutes on foot from Umeda Sta.

15 minutes from JR Shin-Osaka Sta. (Shinkansen) by JR Line / Subway Lines.

Hotel and room facility

Making the most of its cylindrical building shape, all guest rooms face the outside for you to enjoy the best city views.
Convenience store on the ground floor, Vending machine, Baby cot, Wheel chair(rental), Ice machine, Delivery Service, Luggage keep, Currency exchange machine, ATM, Newspaper, Shampoo, Conditioner, Body soap, Hand, Face & Shaving foam, Room wear, Trouser, Humidifier, Dryer, Hair Dryer, Bath towel, Bath towel, Towel, Comb, Tooth Brush, Razor, Shower cap, Body sponge, Night shirt, Toilet with automatic douche, TV, Refrigerator, Electric kettle, Slippers, Cotton&Cotton, Trouser press.


Address : 1-9-20 Umeda Kita-ku Osaka 530-0001, Japan
Phone : +81-6-6341-4411

HOTEL MONTEREY GRASMERE OSAKA

General

Conveniently located in Namba, central Osaka, Hotel Monterey Grasmere Osaka is a modern hotel that held its grand opening back in the summer of 2009. There are many popular areas within walking distance of the hotel, which is also directly connected to Namba Station. The guest rooms, located on floors 24 through 31, are designed in the image of a British manor house / stately home.

Location

  • By Japan Railway, 1 minute by foot from JR Namba Station.
  • By Yotsubashi Line, from Exit 30 of the north exit of Namba Station.
  • By Sennichimae Line, 1 minute by foot from the West exit of Namba Station.
  • By Midosuji Line, 5 minutes by foot from the North-West exits of Namba Station.
  • By Hanshin/Kintetsu Line, 1 minute walk from the West exit of Osaka Namba Station.
  • By Nankai Line, 7 minutes by foot from the 3F North Exit or 2F Central Exit of Namba.

Hotel and room facility

Our guest rooms are designed to reflect the best of England, and are designed to evoke both the beauty of the Cotswolds / Lake District and the culture of London. All our guest rooms are non-smoking.
Hairdryer, Pajamas, Slippers, TV, Writing Desk, Letter Set (stationary, envelopes), Laundry Bag, Kettle, Complimentary Internet (LAN connection), Telephone, Refrigerator, Wardrobe (coat-hangers, shoe-shine, shoe-horn), Toilet (with bidet), Air Conditioner (hot & cold), Air purifier / Humidifier (Plasmacluster filter) Hand Towels, Face Towels, Bath Towels, Bath Mat, Shampoo, Conditioner, Body Soap, Bath Sponge, Razor, Medicinal Hand / Face Soap, Toothbrush Set, Comb, Cotton Wool / Cotton Buds, Shower Cap
Address : 556-0017 1-2-3 Minatomachi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka
Phone : +81-6-6645-7111

HOTEL KINTETSU UNIVERSAL CITY

General

Full of excitement and wonder associated with the theme park.
Guest rooms are coordinated with 4 colors, with the universe, water, sun and fire as the theme. You can also stay at Character Rooms, and drawing you into the world of dreams as if you are in the theme park.

Location

  • JR Shin-Osaka Station (JR Tokaido Main Line)
    → JR Osaka Station (Loop Line/Yumesaki Line): Approx. 17 min
  • Kintetsu Tsuruhashi Station
    → Transfer at JR Tsuruhashi Station (Loop Line/Yumesaki Line): Approx. 27 min

The hotel is just a short hop from Universal City Station.
※Please note that the hotel has no shuttle bus service available.

Hotel and room facility

Tooth Brush & Paste, Comb, Razor, Slippers, Slippers for Children, Cotton, Cotton Swabs, Hair Bands, Body Soap, Shampoo & Conditioner, Face Towel, Bath Towel, Nightwear, Pajamas for Children (120 cm), TV, Satellite Broadcasting, Telephone, Internet Access, Electric Hot Water Pot, Tea Set, Refrigerator, Hair Dryer, Air Purifier with Humidifier, Safety Box, Trouser Press, Iron, Transformer, Baby Cot
Address : 556-0017 1-2-3 Minatomachi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka
Phone : +81-6-6645-7111

ANA CROWNE PLAZA KOBE

General

Choose the ANA Crowne Plaza Kobe hotel for sumptuous cuisine and fine views of the city from Rokko mountain, next door to Shin-Kobe rail station.
Stroll across the footbridge from Shin-Kobe rail station and into the spacious Lobby at ANA Crowne Plaza Kobe. Our friendly Guest Relations Manager will point you towards your calming room for views over Kobe, or to the hiking trail, Shin-Kobe Ropeway and Nunobiki Herb Garden that ascends behind the hotel. Celebrate at our 7 restaurants serving Italian, Chinese and local Japanese flavours, or upgrade to a Club room or Suite for access to the exclusive Club Lounge.

Location

Please take the bridge connecting the Shin-Kobe Station (JR Shinkansen, Kobe-city subway) to the hotel. We are one station away from JR Sannomiya station (Hanshin, Hankyu, JR, Port Liner), by the Kobe-city subway.

  • *Approximately 70 minutes from Kansai International Airport to Sannomiya.
  • *Approximately 18 minutes from Kobe Airport to Sannomiya.

Hotel and room facility

TV (Satellite, Cable) / Green tea / Phone / Coffee / Tea / Internet connection (free) / shoe-shine paper / Kettle / Modular jack / Shampoo / Refrigerator (min-bar) / Conditioner / Hair dryer / Body shampoo / Safety box / Toothbrush / Soap / Comb / Pajamas / Razor / Towel (bath towel, face towel, wash cloth) / Shower cap / Slippers / Cotton swab / Hair Tie / Cotton / All room toilets equipped with water spray
Address : 1-Chome, Kitano-cho Chuo-ku Kobe, 650-0002
Phone : +81 78 291 1121

PORTPIA HOTEL KOBE

General

We offer a wealth of varied rooms that you can select depending on your needs. The Executive Floor delivers a premium-quality experience, Concept Rooms emphasize the panoramic view of the Kobe skyline, Family Rooms let you enjoy time with small children, and so on. We are pleased to offer everything you need for a pleasant stay.

Location

*From / to Shin Kobe Station*

Complimentary shuttle bus takes about 25 minutes
By taxi, the time required is about 20 minutes; fare is approximately ¥2,000

*From / to Sannomiya Station *

(JR, Hankyu, Hanshin, Kobe City Subway, Port Liner Monorail)
Complimentary hotel shuttle takes about 15 minutes
By taxi, the time required is about 10 minutes; fare is approximately ¥1,500
Port Liner monorail takes about 10 minutes to P-06, Shimin Hiroba Station
* Actual taxi fares depend on traffic conditions; evening and late night surcharges may apply.

Hotel and room facility

TV set, Telephone, Pay TV (pay channels), Hair dryer, Refrigerator, Safety deposit box (in some rooms), Internet connection service, Standard amenities, Towel (washcloth, face towel, bath towel) Shampoo, Rinse, Body shampoo, Hand soap, Solid soap, Brush or comb, Toothbrush, Razor, Cotton, cotton swabs, hair rubber, Towel ground slippers, Deodorizing spray, etc.
Address : 10-1, 6 Chome, Minatojima Nakamachi Chuo-ku, Kobe, 650-0046 Japan
Phone : +81-78-302-1111

HOTEL OKURA KOBE

General

A 35-story chalk-colored structure, the hotel dominates the waterfront of Kobe, a city noted for its exotic ambiance. The Rokko Mountains serve as a backdrop reflecting the changes of the seasons as the blue sea stretches out before you. An ideal spot for relaxation, the hotel is the place to be, and the place to break free, while you are in Kobe. Near the hotel are other symbols of Kobe’s history as a port city, including Nanking-machi (Kobe’s China Town) and the Former Foreign Settlement.

Location

Kobe is located within a 65-minute drive from Kansai International Airport and a 20-minute train ride from Osaka. Hotel Okura Kobe is located within a 5-minute drive from Kobe Sannomiya, a 15-minute drive from Shinkobe bullet train station and a 20-minute drive from Kobe Airport. Guests enjoy easy access to several train lines and airport limousine buses. Hotel shuttle bus runs between Kobe Sannomiya and the hotel everyday. We are pleased to support your pleasant travels.

Hotel and room facility

Our 475 guest rooms are located on between 5th to 33rd floors with the theme of "simplicity & elegance", offering our guests a relaxing and refined space. Each floor has a different theme. There are Western, Japanese, as well as Japanese-Western combination style guest rooms. Each room offers a different view of Kobe, depending on the direction of the windows.
Address : 650-8560 2-1 Hatoba-cho, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo
Phone : +81-78-333-0111

Insurance

For your protection we strongly recommend that you purchase comprehensive travel insurance that includes (without limitation) coverage for medical expenses, loss of luggage, cruise and land content and airfare charges that may occur due to cancellation, disruption, loss of deposit or strikes.

*Important Notice

You must not make any booking unless you understand and agree with the following important notice as well as our cancellation policy shown on your invoice. Any tour programs operated by Night Flight/Far East.Inc. are subject to change due to political reasons, natural calamities, or unexpected circumstances beyond our control, which may require the programs to be cancelled or to be rescheduled. Considerable care has been taken to compile the information on our website and brochures, but circumstances may necessitate changes. In such circumstances you will be notified immediately. Night Flight/Far East.Inc. accepts no responsibility for any loss incur due to the tour cancellations or changes, but will do our best to provide as much assistance as possible. All unused services of the tour arrangements such as flights, hotel, ground transportation are either non-changeable and non-refundable or refunded depending on your cancellation policy.

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