TOUR
TOKYO KANTO

2-Day Scenic Matsushima Train & Hotel Package by Tohoku Shinkansen (1 Night with Dinner & Breakfast)

Tour Code :

HT0078J6A

Departs from :

Tokyo

Tour Brand :

Tohoku (Sendai, etc.) Train Package

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥31,500 ~

Overview :

1. This free itinerary plan includes Yamabiko Tohoku Shinkansen train tickets and a 1-night accommodation at Hotel Taikanso, a hilltop resort hotel offering magnificent views of the beautiful Matsushima Bay!
2. For dinner, savor a Japanese/Western/Chinese buffet of around 60 varieties of dishes prepared with local and seasonal ingredients from Miyagi.
3. Guests can enjoy a view of Matsushima Bay from a large open-air bath which seemingly melds with the surrounding nature.

Itinerary

day1

Please pick up the tickets and final itinerary by the day prior to the tour. The tickets for the Shinkansen and the final itinerary will be sent to the designated pick-up location.
09:50-11:50 124(min) Depart from JR Tokyo Station or JR Ueno Station at your preferred time. *Specific Shinkansen times may not be designated. Please make your own way to Tokyo Station/Ueno Station
Take the Yamabiko Tohoku Shinkansen (ordinary car, reserved seat) to JR Sendai Station
13:00-13:40 Arrive at JR Sendai Station Transfer on your own to JR conventional line train After arriving at JR Sendai Station, please make your own way to the JR conventional line train
38(min) From Sendai Station to Matsushimakaigan Station *Customers may be asked to wait at Sendai Station At JR Sendai Station, transfer to JR conventional line train for Matsushimakaigan Station
*Customers may need to wait for the train at Sendai Station.
Seats are not reserved.
Check-in at Hotel Taikanso Accommodation After arriving at Matsushimakaigan Station, please make your own way to Hotel Taikanso via the hotel free shuttle bus or a taxi.
Hotel check-in starts at 14:00.
Meals: Served at restaurant or hall.
Dinner: 18:00 - 21:30 / Enjoy a Japanese/Western/Chinese buffet at the restaurant or hall

day2

Check-out Meals: Served at restaurant or hall.
Breakfast: 7:00 - 9:30 / Enjoy a Japanese/Western/Chinese buffet at the restaurant or hall
Check-out time is 11:00.
After checking out, please make your own way to Matsushimakaigan Station via free shuttle bus or a taxi.
38(min) Conventional Line Train from JR Matsushimakaigan Station to JR Sendai Station At JR Matsushimakaigan Station, take a JR conventional line train to Sendai Station
*Train seats are not reserved. Customers may have to wait depending on the time.
13:10-14:10 124(min) Arrive at JR Sendai Station, Travel to Tokyo via Shinkansen *Specific Shinkansen times may not be designated. Please make your own way to JR Tokyo Station or JR Ueno Station via the Yamabiko Tohoku Shinkansen (ordinary car, reserved seat)
15:10-16:20 Arrive at JR Tokyo Station or Ueno Station, Tour Ends Tour ends upon arrival at JR Tokyo Station or Ueno Station.

HT0078J6A

Remarks:Planning Company: JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc.
Address: 2-3-14 Higashi Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agent (No. 1723)
A member of the Japan Association of Travel Agents
[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
- This is a special tour for international visitors. Please understand that residents of Japan cannot make bookings for this tour.
- If the minimum number of participants is not met by 14 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be canceled.
[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
- This is an open-itinerary plan with no accompanying National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter or tour conductor. Customers are responsible for paying all transportation expenses other than the included transportation listed in the itinerary.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
About Ticket Pick-up:
Tickets and the final itinerary may be picked up at either (1) a hotel designated for ticket and itinerary delivery, or (2) Tokyo City i. The designated Shinkansen may not be changed at the pick-up location.
If the address for the tickets and final itinerary to be sent to changes after booking, please inform us at least 8 days prior to the tour departure date.
Pick-up is possible starting from 7 days before the tour departure date until the day prior to departure. (Pick-up at Tokyo City i is possible starting from 3 days before the tour departure date until the day prior to departure.) Also, regarding bookings made less than 7 days prior to the tour departure date, pick-up will be possible starting from 2 days after the booking is made until the day prior to departure. Pick-up may be made only on or after the designated pick-up date. Tickets cannot be issued or changed at Tokyo City i.
(1) If Hotel designated for ticket and itinerary delivery is selected:
Tickets will be sent by the day prior to tour departure. When booking, please enter the hotel's official name, address (all including postal code, prefecture, city, area number, etc.), and the name used for the hotel booking. Please be aware that service will not be possible if there are any errors in the information provided.
Please note that service to private residences or private lodgings (minpaku) is not available. Thank you for your understanding.
*Service to certain locations other than hotels, such as a business or embassy, is available. (Must be located in Japan.) Just as in the case for a hotel, please provide the address (all including postal code, prefecture, city, area number, etc.), and the name of the person to be sent to, along with contact information.
(2) If Tokyo City i is selected:
Please go to Tokyo City i and pick up the tickets on your own by the day prior to tour departure.
Pick-up at Tokyo City i is possible starting from 3 days before the tour departure date until the day prior to departure.
*However, pick-up is not available on the day of booking and the day after booking (business days only).
Tokyo City i (Tourist Information Center)
https://en.tokyocity-i.jp/about/access/
Address: B1F KITTE JP Tower, 2-7-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Open Hours: 8:00 - 20:00
Closed Days: The last Sunday of June every year. Facility may be closed without notice due to sudden changes. For more details, please check the website.
*Pick-up is not available at Tokyo City i outside of open hours.
*We will not be held responsible if the customer is late for the Shinkansen as a result of not being able to conduct pick-up during open hours.
*Tickets cannot be issued or changed at Tokyo City i.
[Important Notes/Supplements: About Shinkansen]
(1) Please check your ticket and the final itinerary for the train number and departure time. Changes may not be made to the scheduled Shinkansen.
(2) The Shinkansen schedule may vary due to timetable revisions, etc.
(3) No refunds will be issued even if the Shinkansen tickets are not used. In such cases, please use public transportation to the destination on your own.
(4) If you must cancel your tour after receiving the Shinkansen tickets, please send the tickets back to the planning company, JTB Corp. (see Remarks 1).
(5) Changes may not be made to the scheduled Shinkansen. Customers who miss the designated Shinkansen may board a later departing Shinkansen in the non-reserved car section only (same day only).
(6) Customers will carry their own baggage. Please be aware that there is not much space on board the Shinkansen.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Children/Infants]
- For customers 5 years old and younger, round-trip Shinkansen tickets are not included. They will not be provided with their own seat on the Shinkansen, and must sit on the lap of their parent or guardian. If required, please make a booking for them at the child rate or pay directly on site.
- Please pay a facility use charge of JPY 2,000 (plus tax) per night of stay for each 2-year-old infant even if they do not require meals or bedding. Please pay at the location. Also, for infants 3 years of age and older, half the accommodation rate will be required for bedding and meal charges. This changes depending on the season, so please check at the facility. If booked as a child, this is not required.
https://www.taikanso.co.jp/en/faq/
[Important Notes/Supplements: Accommodation Information]
Hotel Taikanso is a resort hotel that stands on a hilltop, offering majestic views of Matsushima Bay. For the accommodation, customers may select from the following:
- East Wing Ocean Side / Japanese/Western-style room (non-smoking), 9-tatami Japanese-style room with 2 beds
- East Wing Mountain Side / Japanese/Western-style room (non-smoking), 9-tatami Japanese-style room with 2 beds Please be aware that use by one person is not allowed.
Please use the hotel's free shuttle bus service from JR Matsushimakaigan Station to the hotel and from the hotel to Matsushimakaigan Station. This hotel shuttle bus is operated by Hotel Taikanso, and is not a service provided by the planning company as a part of this tour. Participants may have to go via taxi instead if the shuttle schedule is altered. (Charge not included)
The hotel shuttle bus departure times include the following.
Departure times from Matsushimakaigan Station (JR Sendai Line):
13:30, 14:30, 15:00, 15:30, 16:00, 16:30, 17:00, 17:30, etc.
Departure times from Hotel Taikanso for the return trip:
10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:20, etc. It takes about 5 minutes to reach the hotel.
(The timetable is current as of Nov. 2020. If using, please make sure to check the times in advance.)
https://www.taikanso.co.jp/en/access/
Guests celebrating a birthday or wedding anniversary (including honeymoon) on the day of accommodation will receive a half bottle of sparkling wine per group. Please be sure to provide notice in advance. *Adults only