Captain's Run Japan

Guide For Rugby Fans
Model Itineraries
Calling
all supporters of
team
Wales!
Following Japan, chasing after the team's support, pleasure and excitement!
Plan your trip by following this guide
*This model itinerary is for supporters living in Japan

Day1-3
TOKYO
Thursday, 19 September 2019

  • Day1

    It depends on the city, it takes about 14 to 20 hours from Wales to Japan by connecting flight.

    Upon your arrival at the airport, check in at hotel in Tokyo.

  • Day2

    In the morning: stroll around Kichijoji, known as an oasis in Tokyo, Jindaiji Temple, and Fuchu which is town of rugby
    In the afternoon: head to Tokyo Stadium
    In the early evening: watch the Japan v Russia match(19:45- )!
    In the evening: after watching the match, dine at CRISTA to taste craft beer in Shibuya

    Find out more information about the Tokyo Stadium area here>

  • Day3

    Join a day-trip tour of Tokyo
    In the morning: experience a traditional Japanese tea ceremony
    In the afternoon: National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) ⇒ tour of TOKYO SKYTREE® and Asakusa ⇒ Try on a rental kimono

    Make a reservation for a day-trip tour of Tokyo>
    * You can make a reservation 365 days prior to the start date of the tour.

For more information about TOKYO's sightseeing, gourmet offerings and transportation services, you should stop by the JTB tourist offices which have a special service counter reserved exclusively for foreigners.

To book hotels or ryokans in TOKYO, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

* You can make a reservation as far as 185 days in advance

Day4-9
AICHI
Sunday, 22 September 2019

  • Day4

    In the morning: after breakfast, take a bullet train from Tokyo or Shinagawa Station to Nagoya
    In the afternoon: upon arrival at Nagoya, check in at your hotel
    In the evening: enjoy Miso Katsu at Yabaton!
    Find out more information about the Toyota Stadium area here>

  • Day5

    In the morning: learn Tokugawa’s history and tradition at Tokugawa Art Museum and Tokugawaen
    In the afternoon: head to City of Toyota Stadium
    In the early evening: watch the Wales v Georgia match (19:15- )!
    In the evening: after the match, have dinner in Toyota City. Enjoy local cuisine and make a toast with beer!

    Find out more information about the Toyota Stadium area here>

  • Day6

    In the morning: after breakfast, stroll around the street where has traditional industry and the potteries in Seto City.
    In the afternoon: visit Sakae district which is in the heart of Nagoya
    In the evening: try craft beers at Y. MARKET BREWING to make a toast!

    Find out more information about the Toyota Stadium area here>

  • Day7-9

    Take 2 nights and 3 days tour of Takayama, Shirakawa-go and the Kanazawa area (by JAPANiCAN)
    Day1
    In the morning: go to Takayama
    In the afternoon: visit Takayama Festival Floats Exhibition Hall ⇒ Kusakabe Folk Museum ⇒ Kamisanno-machi
    In the evening: check in at your hotel and have dinner in Takayama City
    Day2
    In the morning: Takayama morning market ⇒ Shirakawa-go
    In the afternoon: Wada house ⇒ go to Kanazawa
    In the evening: check in at your hotel and have dinner in Katamachi in Kanazawa City
    Day3
    In the morning: Nagamachi Samurai residence ⇒ Kenroku-en
    In the afternoon: walk around the Higashi chaya-gai

    Make a reservation for a 2 nights and 3 days tour of Takayama, Shirakawa-go and Kanazawa here>
    * You can make a reservation 365 days prior to the start date of the tour.

For more information about AICHI's sightseeing, gourmet offerings and transportation services, you should stop by the JTB tourist offices which have a special service counter reserved exclusively for foreigners.

To book hotels or ryokans in AICHI, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

* You can make a reservation as far as 185 days in advance

Day10-18
TOKYO&YOKOHAMA
Saturday, 28 September 2019

  • Day10

    In the morning: take a bullet train to Tokyo
    In the afternoon: upon arrival at Tokyo, check in at your hotel
    In the evening: enjoy the nightlife in Kabuki-cho, Shinjuku!

    Find more information about the Tokyo Stadium area here >

  • Day11

    In the morning: stroll around Kichijoji, known as an oasis in Tokyo, Jindaiji Temple, and Fuchu which is town of rugby
    In the afternoon: head to Tokyo Stadium
    In the early evening: watch the Wales v Australia match (16:45- )!
    In the evening: after watching the match, dine at CRISTA to taste craft beer in Shibuya

    Find out more information about the Tokyo Stadium area here>

  • Day 12

    A full day of Tokyo sightseeing

    Make a reservation for a day-trip tour of Tokyo>
    * You can make a reservation 365 days prior to the start date of the tour.

  • Day13

    In the morning: after breakfast, take a train to Yokohama and check out Yokohama Chinatown
    In the afternoon: have lunch at Yokohama Chinatown, then stroll around the Red Brick Warehouse and Minato Mirai
    In the evening: dine at Babel Bayside Kitchen, close to Yokohama station, to enjoy craft beer!
    after that, go to Tokyo

    Find out more information about the Yokohama Stadium area here>

  • Day14-15

    Join a two-day tour of the Hakone area
    Day 1: Mt. Fuji fifth station (Subaru Line) ⇒ Cruise experience at Lake Ashi ⇒ Komagatake Ropeway ⇒ Hakone-en ⇒ Stroll around Hakone Yumoto ⇒ Stay at the Fujiya Hotel
    Day 2: Free (Hakone sightseeing)
    Hakone Pirate Cruise ⇒ The Hakone Open-Air Museum ⇒ Owakudani
    ⇒ Hakone Shrine ⇒ Hakone Kowakien Yunessun, etc. ⇒ After arriving in Tokyo, check in at your hotel and enjoy dinner in Tokyo

    Make a reservation for a two-day tour of Hakone>
    * You can make a reservation 365 days prior to the start date of the tour.

  • Day 16-17

    A full day of Tokyo sightseeing

    Make a reservation for a day-trip tour of Tokyo>
    * You can make a reservation 365 days prior to the start date of the tour.

  • Day18

    In the morning: have an early lunch while strolling around Tokyo
    In the afternoon: watch the New Zealand v Africa1 match (13:45- )!
    In the evening: after the match, have dinner at Kizuna Sushi in Kabuki-cho, Shinjuku.

    >> Find out more information about the Tokyo Stadium area here

For more information about TOKYO&YOKOHAMA's sightseeing, gourmet offerings and transportation services, you should stop by the JTB tourist offices which have a special service counter reserved exclusively for foreigners.

To book hotels or ryokans in TOKYO&YOKOHAMA, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

* You can make a reservation as far as 185 days in advance

Day19-21
OITA
Monday, 07 October 2019

The view from Yukemuri Lookout (Beppu Onsen)

  • Day19

    In the morning: after breakfast, fly to Oita by a domestic flight.
    In the afternoon: after arriving at Oita City, move to Yufuin Onsen

  • Day20

    In the morning: after breakfast, stroll around Yufuin Onsen
    In the afternoon: after lunch, take a train to Kitsuki City (explore its preserved samurai residences)
    In the evening: move to Beppu Onsen
    Find out more information about the Oita Stadium area here>

  • Day21

    In the morning: enjoy tour of “Jigoku meguri” and hot springs at Beppu Onsen.
    In the afternoon: move to Oita City, then go to Oita Stadium
    In the evening: watch the Wales v Fiji match
    (18:45- )!

    Find out more information about the Oita Stadium area here>

For more information about OITA's sightseeing, gourmet offerings and transportation services, you should stop by the JTB tourist offices which have a special service counter reserved exclusively for foreigners.

To book hotels or ryokans in OITA, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

* You can make a reservation as far as 185 days in advance

Day22-23
FUKUOKA
Thursday, 10 October 2019

  • Day22

    In the morning: after breakfast take a highway bus to Fukuoka City
    In the afternoon: after arriving in Fukuoka, check in at your hotel
    in the evening: have dinner in Fukuoka City

  • Day23

    In the morning: after breakfast, go to the Meinohama Ferry Port. Then take a ferry to Nokonoshima Island Park
    In the afternoon: have lunch in the park, then take a ferry to back to Fukuoka City. walk around Hawks Town (*)
    In the evening: enjoy dinner in Tenjin, then go to the Nakasu food stall area for a celebratory drink!
    * Hawks town is under construction as of 2017. It will be reopened in fall of 2018.

For more information about FUKUOKA's sightseeing, gourmet offerings and transportation services, you should stop by the JTB tourist offices which have a special service counter reserved exclusively for foreigners.

To book hotels or ryokans in FUKUOKA, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

* You can make a reservation as far as 185 days in advance

Day24-25
KUMAMOTO
Saturday, 12 October 2019

For more information about KUMAMOTO's sightseeing, gourmet offerings and transportation services, you should stop by the JTB tourist offices which have a special service counter reserved exclusively for foreigners.

To book hotels or ryokans in KUMAMOTO, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

* You can make a reservation as far as 185 days in advance

Day26-29
KYUSHU
Monday, 14 October 2019

  • Day26

    Kyushu Tour Day 1
    In the morning: visit Kobayashi city by rental car.
    In the afternoon: go trekking in Mt. Ohata (enjoy the beautiful autumn nature) / refresh your body in Kannogou hot spring
    In the evening: try local cuisine at izakaya and snack bar around Nakamachi area.

  • Day27

    Kyushu Tour Day 2
    All day long: Enjoy BBQ at Hinamori Auto campsite, tasting Japanese distilled sprit from sweet potato, making Yuzu pepper and making Soba noodles can be also experienced.

  • Day28

  • Day29

    Kyushu Tour Day 4
    Spend a day of sightseeing in Kagoshima City

For more information about KYUSHU's sightseeing, gourmet offerings and transportation services, you should stop by the JTB tourist offices which have a special service counter reserved exclusively for foreigners.

To book hotels or ryokans in KYUSHU, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

* You can make a reservation as far as 185 days in advance

Day30
OITA
Friday, 18 October 2019

  • Day 30

    The preliminary matches end!
    Finally, the finals begin!

    Head to the place of semi-finals in Oita!
    Do your best to support Wales!

For more information about OITA's sightseeing, gourmet offerings and transportation services, you should stop by the JTB tourist offices which have a special service counter reserved exclusively for foreigners.

To book hotels or ryokans in OITA, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

* You can make a reservation as far as 185 days in advance

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