Springtime Splendour in Japan

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking blossoms of spring and explore vibrant cities and coastal towns where ancient traditions intertwine with modernity.

Valued at $11,951
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Package Inclusions:

Your Springtime Splendour in Japan Package includes:

  • Economy class airfare from Sydney to Osaka, return from Tokyo 
  • Private transfer from Osaka airport to Kyoto hotel 
  • 2 nights premium accommodation in Kyoto including breakfast 
  • Private transfer from Kyoto accommodation to Port of Kobe
  • 13 nights luxury cruise onboard Azamara Pursuit in Club Verandah Stateroom 
  • all onboard meals & 24 hour room service
  • Select Standard Spirits, Beers, Wine, Specialty Coffees & Teas Throughout the Voyage 
  • Complimentary AzAmazing Celebration (on most voyages) 
  • Private transfer from Yokohama Port to Tokyo accommodation
  • 1 night premium accommodation in Tokyo including breakfast
  • Private transfer from Tokyo accommodation to Tokyo Airport
** Travel date: 18 April 2025

Upgrade Options

Want to make your trip even more enjoyable?
Option Upgrade to Club Continent Suite from $5999 per person

Looking for business class for flight? 
Upgrade to business class from additional $3130/per person*



Day 1 | 18 APR 2025 Osaka, Japan - Kyoto 
Private car transfer from Osaka airport to Kyoto accommodation, enjoy the rest of the day at your own leisure

Day 2 | 19 APR 2025  Kyoto 
Explore this ancient capital renowned for countless temples, shrines and castles of shoguns and emperors at your own leisure.

Day 3 | 20 APR 2025  Kyoto - Kobe  | OVERNIGHT IN PORT
Private transfer from Kyoto accommodation to Kobe for embarkation

Day 4 | 21 APR 2025  Kobe  | 8PM
Kobe Famous for the beef that bears its name. 

Day 5 | 22 APR 2025  Kochi 8AM | 5PM
Kochi is a city with well-earned reputation for having a good time. Consider visiting one of the 12 original castles still standing in Japan, Kochi Castle. Be sure to try Sawachi cuisine - a style of dish native to the region - including Kochi's signature dish, katsuo no tataki(seared bonito)

Day 6 | 23 APR 2025  Hiroshima 8AM | 10PM
With the Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima honors its tragic past as the first-ever target of an atomic bomb, but it has since become a vibrant city, filled with shops, restaurants and the beauty of Miyajima.

Day 7 | 24 APR 2025  Kitakyushi 8AM | 8PM
Narrowly avoiding destruction during WWII, Kitakyushu is all about embracing its past while looking forward to the future

Day 8 | 25 APR 2025  Sasebo 8AM | 6PM
Once a small fishing village, Sasebo has grown into the second largest city in the Nagasaki Prefecture with stunning views and unique, international flair.

Day 9 | 26 APR 2025  Busan, South Korea 8AM | 10PM
The dynamic city of Busan is not only the fifth largest port in the world, but it's also filled with temples, pagodas, superb beaches, hot springs and mountaines ideal for hiking and spectacular views

Day 10 | 27 APR 2025  Sakaiminato 1PM | 8PM
A seafood paradise best known for its crab, hon-maguro, and prized Bluefin tuna, Sakaiminato is a small port town nestled into a surreal landscape of mountaines vistas and ocean views

Day 11 | 28 APR 2025  Kanazawa 9AM | 6PM
A golden city with rich past, Kanazawa boasts beautiful temples, a fine collection of museums, and handsomely preserved samurai and geisha districts

Day 12 | 29 APR 2025  Niigata 8AM | 6PM
On the coast of the Sea of Japan, Niigata seamlessly blends old and new. Discover its ancient traditions, vibrant city life, and famed rice and sake.

Day 13 | 30 APR 2025  Akita 8AM | 6PM
Bring your appetite to Akita. With its prime location adjacent to the Sea of Japan, seafood lovers will be in heaven. The region is famous for its rice production and the high quality sake brewed from it.

Day 14 | 1 MAY 2025  Aomori 8AM | 4PM

Day 15 | 2 MAY 2025  At Sea

Day 16 | 3 MAY 2025  Tokyo 8AM |
After disembarkation, private transfer to your Tokyo accommodation and enjoy the rest of the day at your own leisure.
As the largest metropolitan area in the world, Tokyo is an exciting city where a seemingly unlimited choice of shops, restaurants and museums sit in contrast with an array of temples, shrines and gardens

Day 17 | 4 MAY 2025  Tokyo - Sydney, Australia
Private transfer from Tokyo accommodation to Tokyo Airport depends on your Tokyo to Sydney departure flight time.

*Cruise itinerary subject to change without notice*

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions apply: All prices are quoted in Australian dollars, based on per person double occupancy unless stated otherwise, and inclusive of all taxes and discounts. All prices & itineraries are current as at 27 FEB 2024 & subject to change without notice. Prices are subject to change due to availability, currency fluctuations, fuel price, and tax increases. Price includes any stated bonus nights, upgrades & package savings, if applicable. All passports, visas, travel permits, and vaccinations are the responsibility of the travelling passenger to secure prior to travel. Airfares are out of date range with predicted cost and it's subject to change based on the airline airfare that releases 10 months prior to last flight segment, surcharge may apply for each individual flight components, based in economy class from SYD and are subject to the carriers' flight schedules and conditions, flights may not be direct. Please call us for prices from other airports. Travel packages advertised may include multiple products provided by several suppliers to provide a travel itinerary. Each component of the package will be treated independent of each other, and the specific terms & conditions of each product supplier will apply. Hotels may charge resort fees, or a security bond not included or mentioned in this package, payable direct upon check-in. *Package based on Club Veranda V3 category, upgrades available with additional cost. Package included all port charges and taxes.

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