ENGLAND RUGBY TOUR TO JAPAN 2020

ENGLAND TOUR OF JAPAN 2020

FUKUOKA/BEPPU/OSAKA/KYOTO/KOBE
02ND JULY 2020 – 13TH JULY 2020

The summer of 2020 will see an England rugby tour to Japan. They will play in an historic first ever two-Test series less than a year after Japan has hosted The Rugby World Cup™. This will be a great opportunity for English fans to travel to this fantastic destination and watch world-class rugby live, especially for those who missed out on going to the World Cup!
 
from – £3345 pp sharing (Single Supplement: £925)
 
11 NIGHT TOUR BASED ON
1 nights Fukuoka (ANA Crowne Plaza) 02/07 – 03/07
2 nights Beppu (Hotel Aile) 03/07 – 05/07
2 nights Osaka (Hotel New Otani Osaka) 05/07 – 07/07
3 nights Kyoto (Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo) 07/07 – 10/07
3 nights Kobe (Hotel Monte Hermana Amalie) 10/07 – 13/07

 

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
  • Guaranteed Test Match Tickets (Included)
  • Return international flights from London Heathrow Airport (other UK airports available & subject to price change)
  • Coach transfers as per itinerary
  • 11 nights’ accommodation as per itinerary on B&B basis
  • LWTL Event
  • LWTL Merchandise
  • Welcome Drinks
  • LWTL staff

 

ENGLAND TOUR OF JAPAN 2020

11 nights FUKUOKA/BEPPU/OSAKA/KYOTO/KOBE
 

TOUR ITINERARY:

WEDNESDAY 01ST JULY – DEPART UK / IN FLIGHT

ENGLAND RUGBY TOUR TO JAPAN 2020 plane4Arrive at your chosen airport three hours prior to departure where you will check in for your international flight.
 

DAY 2: THURSDAY 02ND JULY – IN FLIGHT / FUKUOKA

Upon arrival into Fukuoka you will be met by a LWTL tour manager and transferred to your hotel for a 1 night stay on a B&B basis. This evening enjoy welcome drinks with your tour host and fellow tourists.
 

DAY 3: FRIDAY 03RD JULY – FUKUOKA / BEPPU

After breakfast you will be transferred to Beppu for a 2 night stay on a B&B basis.
 

DAY 4: SATURDAY 04TH JULY – JAPAN v ENGLAND

1ST TEST MATCH – OITA
ENGLAND RUGBY TOUR TO JAPAN 2020 ball4You will be transferred to Oita Stadium for the 1st Test Match – Japan v England. Post match you will be transferred back to your hotel.
 

DAY 5: SUNDAY 05TH JULY – BEPPU / FUKUOKA / OSAKA

This morning you will be transferred to Hakata Station in Fukuoka where you will catch the Bullet Train to Shin Osaka Station. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel for a 2 night stay on a B&B basis.
 

DAY 6: MONDAY 06TH JULY – OSAKA

Day at leisure. Why not visit Osaka Castle, have lunch in the City or head to the Umeda Sky Building Observatory (not included).
 

DAY 7: TUESDAY 07TH JULY – OSAKA / KYOTO

This morning you will transferred to Kyoto for a 3 night stay on a B&B basis.
 

DAY 8: WEDNESDAY 08TH JULY – KYOTO

Day at leisure. Join us today for a tour of the Golden Pavilion and Ryoanji Zen Garden (details to follow).
 

DAY 9: THURSDAY 09TH JULY – KYOTO

Day at leisure to enjoy your last day in Kyoto.
 

DAY 10: FRIDAY 10TH JULY – KYOTO / KOBE

This morning check out of your hotel and transfer to Kobe for a 3 night stay on a B&B basis.
 

DAY 11: : SATURDAY 11TH JULY – JAPAN v ENGLAND 2ND TEST MATCH

2ND TEST MATCH – KOBE
ENGLAND RUGBY TOUR TO JAPAN 2020 ball4You will be transferred to O Kobe Misaki Stadium for the 2nd Test Match – Japan v England. Post match you will be transferred back to your hotel.
 

DAY 12: SUNDAY 12TH JULY – KOBE

Day at leisure to explore Kobe.
 

DAY 13: MONDAY 13TH JULY – KOBE / IN FLIGHT

This morning check out of your hotel and transfer to Kansai International Airport for your return flight to the UK.
 

DAY 14: TUESDAY 14TH JULY – IN FLIGHT / UK

ENGLAND RUGBY TOUR TO JAPAN 2020 plane4Arrive back in the UK. Complete passport control, collect your luggage and continue with your onward travel.
END OF TOUR ARRANGEMENTS
 
 

Tour Includes

  • Guaranteed Test Match Tickets (Included)
  • Return international flights from London Heathrow Airport (other UK airports available & subject to price change)
  • Coach transfers as per itinerary
  • 11 nights’ accommodation as per itinerary on B&B basis
  • LWTL Event
  • LWTL Merchandise
  • Welcome Drinks
  • LWTL staff

 

Tour Excludes

  • Meals other than where specified
  • Travel insurance – Click here to get an instant online quote with our partner Travel & General
  • Optional excursions

 

from – £3345 pp sharing (Single Supplement: £925)
 
11 NIGHT TOUR BASED ON
1 nights Fukuoka (ANA Crowne Plaza) 02/07 – 03/07
2 nights Beppu (Hotel Aile) 03/07 – 05/07
2 nights Osaka (Hotel New Otani Osaka) 05/07 – 07/07
3 nights Kyoto (Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo) 07/07 – 10/07
3 nights Kobe (Hotel Monte Hermana Amalie) 10/07 – 13/07

 

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Tokyo

3 nights in Tokyo
13th – 17th JULY 2020
 

DAY 13: MONDAY 13TH JULY – KOBE / TOKYO

This morning you will be transferred to train station in Kobe where you will travel to Kyoto. Here you will catch the Bullet Train to Tokyo. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel for a 3 night stay on a B&B basis.
 

DAY 14: TUESDAY 14TH JULY – TOKYO

Today embark on a full day private tour of Tokyo.
 

DAY 15: WEDNESDAY 15TH JULY – TOKYO

Final day at leisure to explore what Tokyo has to offer.
 

DAY 16: THURSDAY 16TH JULY – TOKYO / IN FLIGHT

This morning check out of your hotel and transfer to Tokyo Narita Airport for your return flight to the UK.
 

DAY 17: FRIDAY 17TH JULY – IN FLIGHT / UK

Arrive back in the UK. Complete passport control, collect your luggage and continue with your onward travel.

3 NIGHT TOKYO ADD ON COST FROM – £895 – pp sharing (Single Supplement: £295)

 

FUKUOKA (ANA Crowne Plaza), 2nd JULY 2020

Situated in central Fukuoka, ANA Crowne Plaza offers modern rooms, a fitness centre and an indoor swimming pool. Guests can enjoy unique Sleep Advantage amenities designed to sleep well, such as an eye warmer, choice of pillows and aromatherapy oils. WiFi is accessible in all areas free of charge. Rooms at Crowne Plaza Fukuoka have an interior in neutral colours. They are fitted with air conditioning, an LCD TV with satellite channels and a minibar. An air humidifier can be borrowed at the front desk, and room service is provided. A variety of Japanese dishes can be enjoyed at restaurants Chikushino and Yamagasa. The hotel also features a buffet restaurant, Chinese cuisine and a pastry shop. Mezzanine Bar offers an elegant location for a cool drink and good company. ANA Crowne Plaza Fukuoka is only a short walk from JR Hakata Station. Attractions such as Canal City Hakata, Tenjin Shopping Area and Marinoa City are also within easy reach.

 

BEPPU (Hotel Aile), 3rd – 5th JULY 2020

Hotel Aile is a 7-minute walk from JR Beppu Station and a 2-minute walk from Kitahama Bus Centre. It features a restaurant, free internet and a hot spring bath with views of Beppu Bay. Air-conditioned guestrooms are fitted with a work desk, a fridge and a flat-screen TV. The en suite bathroom comes with toiletries and a bathtub. Guests can arranged for a relaxing massage upon request. Luggage storage can be found at the 24-hour front desk. Hanako Restaurant serves a variety of Japanese and Western dishes. Aile Hotel is within a 20-minute drive from Oita Station, as well as from the Beppu exit on the expressway.


 

OSAKA (Hotel New Otani Osaka), 5th – 7th JULY 2020

Located right in front of Osaka Castle, Hotel New Otani offers spacious rooms and 13 dining options. The property is a 5-minute walk from shopping complex JO-TERRACE OSAKA. Free WiFi connection is available throughout the property. Rooms feature large windows with city or Osaka Castle views. They have an LCD TV, comfortable beds and a minibar. Guests can relax in the hot tub or sauna, or enjoy a massage treatment for an additional charge. Several shops and a beauty salon are available as well. The hotel offers concierge services, where entrance tickets to Osaka Castle can be purchased. Hotel New Otani Osaka offers a shuttle service to and from Kyoto. Osaka Wonder Loop Sightseeing Bus departs and arrives at this property. New Otani Osaka’s restaurants cater a variety of French, Japanese and International cuisine. Offering spectacular views of the city skyline and Osaka Castle, Keyaki restaurant serves grilled teppanyaki dishes, while Sky Lounge offers refreshing cocktails. A breakfast buffet featuring various cuisines are available at an extra charge. Osaka Station is a 10-minute train ride from Hotel New Otani, while Kyoto and Nara can also be reached within 1-hour by train. The hotel is about a 75-minute train ride from Kansai International Airport and a 1-hour train ride from Itami Airport.


 

KYOTO (Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo), 7th – 10th JULY 2020

Right in front of Kyoto Station, Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo features air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi. The hotel offers a beauty salon, a convenience shop and 6 dining options. The air-conditioned rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV and a refrigerator. En suite bathrooms feature a shower, bathtub and toiletries. Room service is available. Guests at Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo can find souvenirs in shopping mall Miyako Avenue, or participate in local craft workshops. The hotel has vending machines that sell drinks and snacks. Buffet restaurant Le Plaisir caters international dishes, while Shisen serves Chinese Sichuan cuisine. Restaurant Kyoyamatoya boasts a history of over 100 years, serving Japanese seasonal dishes. Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo is just a 5-minute walk from Kyoto Subway Station. It is a 15-minute walk from both the City Bus Terminal and Nishi Hongan-ji Temple.


 

KOBE (Hotel Monte Hermana Amalie), 10th – 13th JULY 2020

Hotel Monte Hermana Kobe Amalie is a 3-minute walk from Sannomiya Hanshin Station and a 10-minute walk from the historical district of Kitano Ijinkan. It offers modern accommodation with an Italian restaurant and rooms with free internet. European-themed guestrooms feature wooden flooring and contemporary decor. Each room is equipped with a minibar, a work desk and a flat-screen TV. Smartphones in the room may be used inside and outside of the property free of charge. The hotel features architecture inspired by old Northern European sailing ships. The hotel provides luggage storage and laundry services. A Western breakfast is served at the breakfast room, and Restaurant San Michele also offers western meals. Kobe Amalie Monte Hermana is a 15-minute walk from Kobe Chinatown and a 1-hour drive from Kansai International Airport.


 

TOKYO (Shinjuku Prince Hotel), 13TH – 17TH JULY 2020

Right next to the lively Kabukicho area, Shinjuku Prince Hotel is a 5-minute walk from JR Shinjuku Station. It features massage services and a Japanese restaurant with panoramic city views. Fitted with a flat-screen satellite TV, rooms at Shinjuku Prince Hotel have an elegant contemporary design. Each includes a fridge and a safe. The en suite bathroom is equipped with a bathtub and slippers. The hotel is a 10-minute walk from Isetan Department Store and a 10-minute drive from Shinjuku Gyoen Garden. Nearby Shinjuku Station offers direct train access to the Shibuya and Harajuku areas within 5 minutes. Restaurant Fuga-Wafu on the 25th floor features creative Japanese cooking and a bar, while Prince Marche serves buffet meals with Western and Japanese foods. Shinjuku Ward is a great choice for travellers interested in shopping, local food and food.


 

Travel with peace of mind

It is important that you purchase travel insurance that meets your demands and needs and covers your participation in whatever activities you may undertake on your trip. To provide you with an option to consider, Living With The Lions Sports Travel have arranged a competitive travel insurance scheme with Travel & General.
 
Travel & General is a specialist provider of travel insurance policies. We believe that the service provided is as important as the policy itself, which is why the T&G dedicated team will be happy to answer any queries you may have before and after your policy purchase.
 
The scheme offers a choice of cover levels and excess so that you can choose a policy that suits your demands and needs. A wide choice of activities is available and there are also options to add gadget cover, travel disruption or an excess waiver.
 
Please click here and follow the instructions on the page to get a quote online. Alternatively, call Travel & General on 0330 880 3625 to discuss a quote. Just make sure you mention LWTL when booking.
 

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