Captain's Run Japan

Guide For Rugby Fans
Model Itineraries
Calling
supporters of
team
England!
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

Day1-2
TOKYO
Thursday, 19 September 2019

  • Day1

    It will take about 12 hours to fly directly to Japan, depending on which departure and arrival city you select.

    Upon your arrival at the airport, stay in a Tokyo’s hotel overnight.

  • Day2

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

    Find out more information about the Tokyo Stadium area here>

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

Day3-5
SAPPORO
Saturday, 21 September 2019

Hokkaido (Jyozankei) has the earliest autumn foliage in Japan, with peak times during RWC 2019™

  • Day3

    After arriving in Sapporo City, check in to your hotel and begin city sightseeing

  • Day4

    In the morning: visit Okurayama and Hitsujigaoka Observatory
    In the afternoon: have lunch at Ganso Susukino Ramen Yokocho
    In the evening: watch the England v Tonga match (19:15- )!
    After the match, eat out in Susukino, the largest entertainment district in Sapporo!

    Find more information about the Sapporo Stadium area here >

  • Day5

    In the morning: take a bus to Jyozankei Onsen from Sapporo City(*)
    In the afternoon: have lunch at Jyozankei Onsen then take a taxi to Hoheikyo Gorge (*) to see autumn foliage
    In the early evening: go back to Jyozankei Onsen and check into a ryokan to experience natural hot springs and kaiseki cuisine
    In the evening: after dinner, stroll around the onsen village and have a drink at a local bar

    Find more information about the Sapporo Stadium area here >

For more information about SAPPORO'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 SAPPORO, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

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

Day6-7
OSAKA
Thursday, 24 October 2019

For more information about OSAKA'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 OSAKA, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

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

Day8-9
KOBE
Thursday, 26 September 2019

For more information about KOBE'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 KOBE, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

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

Day10-11
OSAKA
Saturday, 28 September 2019

  • Day10

    In the morning: after breakfast, take a train to Higashi Osaka
    In the afternoon: watch the Argentina v Tonga match (13:45- )!
    In the evening: try Osaka’s okonomiyaki at Dotonbori

    Find out more information about the Osaka Stadium area here>

  • Day11

    In the early morning: after breakfast, take a train to Kishiwada City
    In the morning: visit Kishiwada City to see Kishidawa Danjiri Kaikan, Kishiwada Castle and explore the rest of this former castle town
    In the afternoon: after lunch, stroll around Osaka Castle and the surrounding area
    In the evening: have a celebratory drink at BEER BELLY brewpub.

    Find out more information about the Osaka Stadium area here>

For more information about OSAKA'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 OSAKA, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

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

Day12-14
KYOTO
Monday, 30 September 2019

  • Day 12

    In the morning: after breakfast, take a train to Kyoto
    After arriving in Kyoto visit Kiyomizu Temple and Shimogamo Shrine, known as the“rugby shrine”
    In the afternoon: after lunch, visit Fushimi Inari Shrine and take a Fushimi Sake Brewery Tour
    After sightseeing, check in to your hotel

    In the evening: enjoy dinner in Pontocho and then walk around the Gion district

  • Day 13

    In the morning: after breakfast, join a Kyoto Morning Tour. You will visit Nijo Castle, Kinkakuji Temple, the Kyoto Imperial Palace and Kitano Tenman-gu Shrine, before ending at Kyoto Station
    In the afternoon: enjoy lunch after the tour then explore the city the rest of the afternoon
    In the evening: have dinner in Kyoto

    Find reservation information for Kyoto Morning Tours here >
    * You can make a reservation as far as 365 days in advance

  • Day 14

    A full day of Kyoto sightseeing

    Make a reservation for a day-trip tour of Kyoto>
    * You can make a reservation as far as 365 days in advance

For more information about KYOTO'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 KYOTO, check out the online booking website JAPANiCAN.com Multiple languages are available!

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

Day15-23
TOKYO
Thursday, 03 October 2019

  • Day15

    In the afternoon: upon arrival in Tokyo, check in to your hotel then enjoy sightseeing in Tokyo

  • Day16

    A full day of Tokyo sightseeing

    Make a reservation for a day-trip tour of Tokyo>
    * You can make a reservation as far as 365 days in advance

  • Day17

    In the morning: sightseeing in Tokyo
    In the afternoon: after a late lunch, head to Tokyo Stadium
    In the early evening: watch the England v Argentina match (17:00- )!
    In the evening: after the match, enjoy Shinjuku’s night life!

    Find out more information about the Tokyo stadium area here>

  • Day18

    In the morning: have an early lunch then head to Tokyo Stadium
    In the afternoon: watch the New Zealand v Africa(1) match (13:45- )!
    In the evening: after the match, enjoy Roppongi’s night life!

    Find out more information about the Tokyo stadium area here>

  • Day19

    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) ⇒ Tokyo Sky Tree and Asakusa ⇒ Try on a rental kimono

    Make a reservation for a day-trip tour of Tokyo>
    * You can make a reservation as far as 365 days in advance

  • Day20-22

    Take a 2-night, 3-day tour of Takayama, Shirakawa-go and the Kanazawa area by JAPANiCAN
    Day1:
    In the morning: take a bullet train to Takayama
    In the afternoon: visit Takayama Festival Kaikan ⇒ Kusakabe Folkore Museum ⇒ Kamisannomachi

    In the evening: check in to your hotel and have dinner in Takayama City
    Day2:
    In the morning: Takayama morning market ⇒ Shirakawa-go
    In the afternoon: Wada house ⇒ travel to Kanazawa
    In the evening: check into your hotel and have dinner in the Katamachi area in Kanazawa City
    Day3:
    In the morning: Nagamachi Samurai District ⇒ Kenrokuen Garden
    In the afternoon: walk around the Higashi chaya area

    Find out more information on a 2-night, 3-day tour of Tayama, Shirakawa-go and Kanazawa here>
    * You can make a reservation as far as 365 days in advance

  • Day23

    A full day of Tokyo sightseeing

    Make a reservation for a day-trip tour of Tokyo>
    * You can make a reservation as far as 365 days in advance

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

Day24-25
YOKOHAMA
Saturday, 12 October 2019

Enjoy Yokohoma Chinatown

  • Day24

    In the morning: after breakfast, travel to Yokohama then check in to your hotel
    In the afternoon: have lunch at Shin-Yokohama Ramen Museum
    In the early evening: watch the England v France match (17:15- )!

    Find out more information about the Yokohama Stadium area here>

  • Day25

    In the morning: after breakfast, check out Yokohama Chinatown
    In the afternoon: have lunch at Yokohama Chinatown then visit the Red Brick Warehouse in Minato Mirai
    In the evening: take a Sea Bass Illumination Cruise
    After arriving at port, dine at Babel Bayside Kitchen to enjoy craft beer!
    Travel to Tokyo

    Find out more information about the Yokohama Stadium area here>

For more information about 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 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

Day26-29
TOKYO
Monday, 14 October 2019

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

Day30
OITA
Friday, 18 October 2019

  • Day 30

    The pool tournament ends with a final match!

    Be ready for a semi-final in Oita! Do your best to support England!

For more information about *****'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 ****, 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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