Japan: Business Studies

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Length

10 days

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Dates

TBD

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Destinations

Tokyo & Yokohama

Program includes

  • Roundtrip Airfare
  • 8 Nights of Accommodation
  • All Ground Transportation
  • Daily Continental Breakfast
  • Welcome & Farewell Dinners
  • Historical & Cultural Walking Tours
  • Full Time Guidance & Assistance
  • Travelers Insurance

Program highlights

  • Automotive Plant Visits
  • Tokyo National Museum
  • Replica Foods Workshop
  • Toyota Megaweb
  • Day Trip to Yokohama & Saitama
  • Tokyo National Museum
  • Senso-ji Shrine
  • Tea Ceremony
  • University of Tokyo Visit
  • Edo Tokyo Museum
  • Cup Noodle Museum

Itinerary

Day 1 – Departure

  • Depart Home for Tokyo, Japan

Day 2 – Tokyo

  • Arrive in Tokyo, Japan
  • Airport Transfer & On-ground Briefing
    Orientation Walking Tour – The group will become oriented with their neighborhood, the public transportation systems, nearby pharmacies, markets, ATMs, etc.
  • Welcome Dinner – The group will be taken for an authentic Japanese dinner with a variety of menu options to cater all diets.

Day 3 – Tokyo

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Historical & Cultural Tour of Tokyo – Imperial Palace, Harajuku, Shinjuku, Metropolitan Government Building, Meiji Shinto Shrine and more…
  • Lunch Break
  • Tokyo National Museum – This famous museum houses the largest collection of Japanese artifacts and artworks in the world. With over 100,000 pieces and room to display only 4,000, exhibits are rotated constantly.
  • Structured Free Time & Cultural Immersion

Day 4 – Tokyo

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Train to Saitama (approx. 30 mins)
  • Automotive Factory Visit – Saitama Factory is responsible for leading automobile production around the world. Every associate at each of these plants is dedicated to producing the finest automobiles through communication and teamwork. The group will have a guided tour of the factory and learn about integrated production of the engines, vehicle assembly and painting, engine mounting, and inspection of finished vehicles.
  • Return to Tokyo (approx. 30 mins)

Day 5 – Tokyo

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Senso-ji Shrine – experience the story of the oldest temple in Tokyo, and the people of Japan.
  • Lunch Break
  • Kappabashi Dori – Replica Foods Workshop – Back in the Showa period a man named Takizo Iwasaki decided to form a company to make replica food. In 1932 he opened a factory in Osaka and it became the largest food display company in Japan. During this workshop students will get to make their own replica food with the help of the professionals.

Day 6 – Tokyo

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • University of Tokyo Guided Visit
  • Lunch Break at University Campus
    Edo Tokyo Museum  – experience the story of the oldest temple in Tokyo, and the people of Japan.

Day 7 – Yokohama

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
    Travel to Yokohama (approx. 45 mins)
    Automotive Plant & Museum Tour – At Yokohama plant, you can see the mass-production engines alongside the production line. Additionally a recently-renovated guest hall and engine museum with highlights. At
  • Global Headquarter gallery, you can see the various car models line-up.
  • Lunch Break
  • Cup Noodle Museum – The concept of the Cup Noodles Museum is “creative thinking”. At this interactive museum dedicated to the inventor of Cup Noodles, Momofuku Ando, you will learn about the revolutionary business idea and how it became an international success.
  • Chicken Ramen Factory Workshop
  • Return to Tokyo

Day 8 – Tokyo

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Megaweb Toyota – In the Toyota City Showcase, explore Toyota’s initiatives for helping to realize the mobile society of the future through fun-filled exhibits and hands-on experiences of next-generation technology.
  • You can even test drive Toyota’s new models over a special course.
  • Lunch Break
  • Hamarikyu Gardens
  • Tea Ceremony Experience – This special ceremony provides an unforgettable opportunity to learn the Japanese art of tea!

Day 9 – Tokyo

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Free Day in Tokyo
  • Farewell Dinner & Program Closing

Day 10 – Return

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Airport Transfer
  • Depart Tokyo, Japan for Home

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