NOTE: Main Tour dates of September 5 through 13, 2018 are set. However, the games we’ll attend on the Main Tour, plus the tour dates and games on the See It More and See It All add-ons, will be set once the Japanese baseball schedule is released in December 2017.

MAIN TOUR

September 5 – 13, 2018


MAIN TOUR – Five games at different stadiums, sightseeing, game tickets, hotel, all in-country travel, plus hosted gatherings.

Price: $2,982 per person (double occupancy)

Single Room Supplement: If you’d like your own single room, please add $294. This is the total additional charge for a single room for the entire Main Tour, not per night.

ITINERARY:

Wednesday, September 5 – Home, In Air

MAIN TOUR guests depart their US and Canada home cities and will cross the International Date Line during flight to Tokyo, arriving on September 6 in Japan.

If departing from other than US or Canada, schedule so as to arrive in Tokyo by afternoon of September 6.

Thursday, September 6 – Tokyo

— Main Tour guests arrive in Tokyo.

— Hosted early evening gathering at the JapanBall Hall of Fame Cafe.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Friday, September 7 – Tokyo

— Tokyo sightseeing.

— Game at Tokyo Yomiuri Giants hosting cross-town rival Swallows at Tokyo Dome.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Saturday, September 8 – Tokyo, Osaka

— Bullet train to Osaka.

— Game at Hanshin Tigers hosting Dragons at Koshien Stadium.

— Overnight in Osaka.

Sunday, September 9 – Osaka, Hiroshima

— Bullet train to Hiroshima.

— Game at Hiroshima Carp hosting BayStars at Mazda Hiroshima Stadium.

— Hosted annual JapanBall dinner.

— Overnight in Hiroshima.
Monday, September 10 – Hiroshima, Tokyo

— Sightseeing of Hiroshima Peace Park, A-bomb Dome and Museum.

— Bullet train to Tokyo.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Tuesday, September 11 – Tokyo

—Tokyo/Yokohama Sightseeing.

— Game at Yokohama BayStars hosting Tigers at Yokohama Municipal Stadium.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Wednesday, September 12 – Tokyo

— Tokyo Sightseeing.

— Game at Yakult Swallows hosting Carp at Jingu Stadium.

— Option to attend Japan’s foremost Sumo Tournament before tonight’s game.

— Hosted after-game Don Robbs Invitational party in hotel lobby, a time-honored JapanBall tradition.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Thursday, September 13 – Tokyo, In Air, Home

— Main Tour guests depart for home.

— Those returning to US and Canada cross International Date Line, getting back day lost coming to Japan, and arrive home same day.

SEE IT MORE add-on

September 12 – 22, 2018


SEE IT MORE Option – Arrive a day before the Main Tour and accompany us as we travel to Sendai to see the Rakuten Golden Eagles in their home park in Sendai.

Price: $ (TBA) per person (double occupancy) for the See It More add-on to the Main Tour.

Single Room Supplement: $ (TBA) as total additional charge for a single room for the See It More option, not per night.

ITINERARY:

Tuesday, September 4 – Home, In Air

SEE IT MORE guests depart their US and Canada home cities and will cross the International Date Line during flight to Tokyo, arriving on September 5 in Japan..

If departing from other than US or Canada, schedule so as to arrive in Tokyo by afternoon of September 5.

Wednesday, September 5 – Tokyo

— See It More guests arrive in Tokyo.

— Hosted early evening gathering at the JapanBall Hall of Fame Cafe.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Thursday September 6 – Tokyo, Sendai

— Bullet train to Sendai.

— Sendai sightseeing

— Game at Rakuten Golden Eagles hosting Marines at Miyagi Stadium in Sendai.

— Overnight in Sendai.

Friday, September 7 through Thursday, September 13

— Bullet train from Sendai to Tokyo. Join up with Main Tour. See Main Tour Itinerary for details.

SEE IT ALL add-on

September 12 – 29, 2018


SEE IT ALL Option – By combining the Main Tour and See It All Option you see 12 games and see all Japanese home ballparks while traveling the length and breadth of Japan…and become a member of the JapanBall Hall of Fame.

These additional games are unescorted and this option includes an extremely detailed itinerary for every step of the way, all game tickets, hotels and train transportation.

Price: $ (TBA) per person (double occupancy) for See It All add-on to the Main Tour.

Single Room Supplement: $ (TBA) as total additional charge for a single room for the See It More option, not per night.

ITINERARY:

Tuesday, September 4 – Home, In Air

SEE IT ALL guests depart their US and Canada home cities and will cross the International Date Line during flight to Tokyo, arriving on September 5 in Japan.

If departing from other than US or Canada, schedule so as to arrive in Tokyo by afternoon of September 5.

Wednesday, September 5 – Tokyo

— See It All guests arrive in Tokyo.

— Hosted early evening gathering at the JapanBall Hall of Fame Cafe.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Thursday September 6 – Tokyo, Sendai

— Bullet train to Sendai.

— Sendai sightseeing

— Game at Rakuten Golden Eagles hosting Marines at Miyagi Stadium in Sendai.

— Overnight in Sendai.

Friday, September 7 through Wednesday, September 12

— Bullet train from Sendai to Tokyo. Join up with Main Tour. See Main Tour Itinerary for details.

Thursday, September 13 – Tokyo

— Game at Seibu Lions hosting Eagles at Seibu Dome in western Tokyo.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Friday, September 14 – Tokyo, Sapporo

— Fly from Tokyo to Sapporo.

— Sapporo sightseeing.

— Overnight in Sapporo.

Saturday, September 15 – Sapporo

— Sapporo sightseeing.

— Game at Nippon Ham Fighters hosting Buffaloes at Sapporo Dome.

— Overnight in Sapporo.

Sunday, September 16 – Sapporo, Osaka

— Fly to Osaka.

— Game at Orix Buffaloes hosting Hawks at Kyocera Osaka Dome.

— Overnight in Osaka.

Monday, September 17 – Osaka, Nagoya

— Bullet train to Nagoya.

— Game at Chunichi Dragons hosting Giants at Nagoya Dome.

— Overnight in Nagoya.

Tuesday, September 18 – Nagoya, Fukuoka

—Bullet train to Fukuoka.

— Game at SoftBank Hawks hosting Eagles at Yahoo Fukuoka Dome.

— Overnight in Fukuoka.

Wednesday, September 19 – Fukuoka, Tokyo

— Bullet train to Tokyo.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Thursday, September 20 – Tokyo

— Game at Chiba Lotte Marines hosting Buffaloes at Chiba Marine Stadium.

— Overnight in Tokyo.

Friday, September 21 – Tokyo, In Air, Home

— See It All guests depart Tokyo for home.

— Those returning to US and Canada cross International Date Line, getting back day lost coming to Japan, and arrive home same day.