Pre-Congress Tour - International College of Dentists' Centennial Meeting and Celebrations in Nagoya, Japan

15 - 20 Sep 2021
  • Medical & Professional Tours

About the tour

Japan is a fascinating blend of refined ritual, stylised ceremony, ancient history and hyper urban neon. It is unique in its food, culture, dress and traditions. On this tour you will experience the magnificent culture and history of Japan alongside its contemporary culture. Spectacular journeys include the scenic Odakyu Romance car train to Hakone, a ride on the Komagatake cable car to see a stunning view of Mount Fuji and Lake Ashi, a train to Kyoto and a walk through the soaring bamboo forest of Arashiyama.

This tailor-made tour is designed to precede the International College of Dentists' Centennial Meeting and Celebrations in Nagoya, Japan, that runs from 20 - 22 September 2021. Take a 5-night tour to Tokyo, Hakone, Mishima and Kyoto before transferring to Nagoya for the ICD centennial celebrations.

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Itinerary at a glance

  • 15 Sept (Wed) Tokyo: Arrive and check into the Akasaka Tokyu Excel Hotel (check in from 3pm; early check in available at additional cost). Welcome dinner
  • 16 Sept (Thur) Tokyo: Visit the Edo Museum, the historic Asakusa neighbourhood and Senso-ji Temple. Cruise along the Sumida River to Hamraiku Garden. Explore the gardens and take tea in a traditional tea house
  • 17 Sept (Fri) Tokyo / Hakone / Mishima: Main luggage mailed to Kyoto. Take the scenic Odakyu Romance car train to Hakone. Ride on the Komagatake Cable Car to see a stunning view of Mount Fuji and Lake Ashi. Cruise across Lake Ashi for superb views of Mount Fuji.* Transfer to the Mishima Tokyu Hotel. Dinner and overnight in Mishima
  • 18 Sept (Sat) Mishima / Kyoto: Train to Kyoto. Sightseeing tour on foot to food and craft markets (walk down Nishiki and Teramachi-dori) and old Kyoto. Check into the Kyoto Century Hotel
  • 19 Sept (Sun) Kyoto: Visit the Golden Pavilion and its garden and Nijo Castle. Walk through the Arashiyama Bamboo Forest. Visit Tenryuji Temple and the Actors’ Garden and its teahouse for tea
  • 20 Sept (Mon) Kyoto / Nagoya: Transfer to Nagoya for the ICD Centennial Meeting

* subject to weather

ICD Congress: 20 - 22 September 2021

  • 20 Sept (Mon) Nagoya
    Am: Executive Committee Meeting
    Pm: Executive Committee Meeting. Council Committee Break Out Meetings
    Eve: Tokugawa Art Museum
  • 21 Sept (Tue) Nagoya
    Am: International Council Meeting
    Pm: International Council Meeting
    Eve: Dinner Hosted by Section VII Japan
  • 22 Sept (Wed) Nagoya
    Am: Symposium on ICD Humanitarian and Educational Projects
    Pm: At leisure
    Eve: Gala banquet

Tour cost

Tour cost isUS $1,998 per person sharing (excl. international flights and transfers)

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