Most Japanese vacations include a trip to see Mount Fuji.
It is easy to travel in Japan on high-speed Bullet Trains to visit
ancient towns and take in spectacular scenery.
Traveling Japan By High-Speed Bullet
Travel Japan by train because it is the quickest and most efficient
way to travel between the major cities of Tokyo, Kyoto, Nagoya and Osaka.
The Japan Rail network is known an immaculately clean, comfortable, fast and
reliable way to travel Japan.
Travel around Japan on bullet train (Shinkansen), with its speeds averaging 170
miles per hour, is a wonderful addition to many Japan vacation packages. For
example, by Japanese Bullet Train, it takes less than 3 hours to travel from Tokyo
Train service delays are rare and usually less than a minute.
Co-operation from passengers helps as most station stops are just 50 seconds
Passengers are usually ready to get off once the doors open.
Boarding passengers help by queuing at the correct place on the station
The driver stops the 400 meter Bullet Train within a few
centimetres of a specific place on the platform.
Japan Rail Passes Are Cheap Travel
If you are looking for cheap train tickets, the JAPAN RAIL PASS
provides cheap travel throughout Japan on 12,400 miles of rail track.
Take the train because a JAPAN RAIL PASS provides cheap travel on
the railways, buses, and ferry boats. The cheap train tickets (Japan rail pass)
allows unlimited rail travel over a 7, 14 or 21 consecutive day period and is
available as a coach class pass, or a first class.
What you need to know about buying
cheap train tickets and cheap travel deals in Japan
As with any cheap travel deals, or cheap train tickets Japan Rail
Pass does have some restrictions. Before you travel Japan check with Japanese
Railways, a travel agent, or tour operator for the current terms and conditions for
using cheap train tickets or a Japanese Rail Pass for cheap travel in the
Unlike some cheap airfares, the price of Japan Rail tickets closely
relate to the distance traveled. To benefit most a Japan Rail Pass is best used for
cheap travel in Japan over long distances.
For example, if you travel Japan from Tokyo to Kyoto on the first
day, and then travel from Kyoto to Hiroshima the next day, and on the third day
return travel to Tokyo - a Japan Rail Pass would be cheap travel, even though only
three days out of seven and used.
Compare that to using a Japan Rail Pass regularly over a two-week
period to travel between Tokyo and Kyoto or Osaka. In this case, buying a Japanese
Rail Pass wouldn't equate to cheap train tickets, because the travel distance
wouldn't be great enough to justify buying a 14 day Japan Rail Pass.
To find out more information on this travel itinerary contact a
travel agent or tour operators by searching on th Internet for 'Japan travel by
train', or 'Japan Rail Passes', or 'cheap train tickets Japan', or 'Japan vacation
Enjoy planning your Japanese vacation.
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(there are many more) :
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Express tour - Vietnam
4. USA Coast to
Rockies and a journey on the Rocky Mountaineer
& the Ghan Luxury Train
7. Discovering Japan by train
8. London to
Jordan, by rail
9. China by
High Speed rail
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to read more above each of these rail journeys.
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