7D Scenic Wakayama / Mie / Nagoya

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Highlights:

  • WAKAYAMA / YUASA
    • Wakayama Castle
    • Marina City
    • Kuroshio Market
    • Yuasa
  • MIE / ISE-SHIMA
    • Engetsu-jima Island
    • Senjojiki
    • Kushimoto Marine Park
    • Nachi Waterfall - Nachi Shrine
    • Mikimoto Pearl Island
    • Ise Grand Shrine
    • Okage Yokocho Street
    • Meotolwa
  • NAGOYA
    • Iga-Ryu Ninga Museum
    • Nagoya Castle
    • Toyota Museum
    • Nagoya Osu Shopping Street

DAY 1: SINGAPORE TO OSAKA VIA NARITA/HANEDA

DAY 2: OSAKA / WAKAYAMA CASTLE / WAKAYAMA MARINA CITY / YUASA (SOY SAUCE) / MINABE (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

Upon arrival, we travel to Wakayama Castle, a national treasure that was almost destroyed but was saved after objections from the local residents. Here we do a photostop and visit the surrounding beautiful garden. Next, we will move to Marina City Kuroshio Market where anything can be found and bought such as tuna, seafood, sushi and seafood barbecues. After that, we proceed to city of Yuasa, the original birth place of soy sauce to learn the history and production, and of course, to purchase a few bottles to bring home. This evening, catch the sound of waves nearby as you enjoy the open onsen within the hotel. Accommodation: Hotel in Minabe Onsen

DAY 3: MINABE / ENGETSU-JIMA ISLAND / SENJYOSHIKI / KUSHIMOTO MARINE PARK / KATSUURA (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

This morning before we leave Minabe town, remember to purchase famous local product Umeboshi. After that we will drive along Shirahama coast and make a photo-stop to view the magnificent Engetsu-jima, the small sandstone formed island.Next we move to view Senjojiki, the “one thousand tatami mats”, which describes the appearance of these flat, sheet-like rocks. After that we will visit Kushimoto Marine Park, the first marine park established in Japan for visitors to be in close contact with underwater nature.This evening, enjoy and explore the Spa Tour within the hotel* Accommodation: Nachikatsuura Hot Sping

DAY 4: KATSUURA / NACHI WATERFALL / NACHI SHRINE - KUMANOKODO / ISESHIMA (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

After breakfast, we will visit Nachi Waterfall. Enjoy the magnificent and breath-taking view of this 133m waterfall, the tallest and one of the most famous waterfalls in the Japan. Here, surrounded by shrines and temples, is a stunning cultural landscape that reflects the strong traditional of Shinto-Buddhist syncretism. This evening, relax in one of the onsen within the hotel. Accommodation: Hotel in Shima (Mie)

DAY 5: ISE-SHIMA / MIKIMOTO PEARL ISLAND / MEOTO IWA / IGA-RYU NINJA MUSEUM / NAGOYA (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

This morning we will visit Mikimoto Pearl Island, from the Ama Stand, we can enjoy watching the Ama’s demonstration on the traditional pearl cultivation diving. Our next destination is a photo-stop at Meoto Iaw, the well-known “Loved oneand-loved one Rocks” also known as the “Wedded Rock”. After that, we go into the world of Ninja by visiting the Iga-ryu Ninja Museum. Previously secretly guarded for generations, you can now experience the ninja house, their arts and performance and see more than 400 tools used by them. Accommodation: Hotel in Nagoya

DAY 6: NAGOYA / NAGOYA CASTLE / TOYOTA MUSUEM / NAGOYA OSU SHOPPING (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

After breakfast, we will visit the Nagoya Castle best-known for its Kinshachi or the golden dolphins adorn on the castle roof. This castle is regards as one of the top castles ever built in Japan. Our next stop is the Toyota Museum, a home base of the automobile giant Toyota. Learn history of Toyota and see their high technology and applications. From here we will visit Nagoya Osu Shopping Street for a shopping spree. Accommodation: Hotel in Nagoya

DAY 7: NAGOYA SINGAPORE (via Narita Airport) (Breakfast)

After a good breakfast, we will check in for our flight back to Singapore (via Narita Airport)