Tokyo 2020 Olympic Packages will be on Sale!
18 Apr 2019
JTB Corporation (Headquarters: Shinagawa, Tokyo; President: Hiroyuki Takahashi; “JTB”) will be selling Official Tokyo 2020 Olympic Packages (tours including tickets, accommodations, and transportation) as an Official Travel Service Partner of the Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Having worked as the official travel agency for the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo and other past Olympic games in Japan, JTB will use its experience planning and selling Olympic tours to create a variety of official Tokyo 2020 Olympic Packages, scheduled to go on sale at the end of June 2019.
Details will be announced on the JTB website (https://www.jtb.co.jp/sports/tokyo2020/kojin) starting from the end of May 2019.
A variety of tours, such as the ones presented below, have been developed to help visitors enjoy their stay in the metropolitan area as they watch the games.
■ The Official Tokyo 2020 Olympic Packages
JTB presents a variety of tours, including the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Fun Tour, where visitors stay at hotels in the city as they take in the Olympic Games; hotel ship tours where visitors stay on a cruise ship; and tours spanning in length from three to seven days.
(Entry to the drawing for the Official Tokyo 2020 Olympic Viewing Tours starts at the end of May, 2019)
JTB plans to help enhance visitor stays with such installments as the JTB Olympic Desk. The latest information is posted on the JTB website (https://www.jtb.co.jp/sports/tokyo2020/kojin/).
■ Tours for the Olympic Tickets Holders (Tentative)
JTB has created not only tours that include tickets to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, but tours for those who already aquired tickets, with accommodations near the games and transportation across Japan packaged together as a set. With these enticing plans, JTB will help enhance your Olympic games experience.
■ Special Pre-Tournament Tours Now on Sale
JTB has already started selling a variety of pre-tournament tours in anticipation of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, including those described below. These limited-time only tours let visitors see the tournament venues under construction that will not be available during the games.
● ACE JTB Bus “TOKYO Hospitality” 1964 and 2020 Tokyo Olympic Tour Bus
A bus tour that lets visitors experience the history of the Olympics in Japan and view Tokyo landscapes visible only now, before the start of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
The tour course includes Harumi Passenger Ship Terminal, which overlooks the Olympic athlete village, and offers views of the Olympic stadiums under construction from the bus window.
Visitors will also receive an original commemorative Tokyo 2020 JTB Badge and Tokyo 2020 game venue map!
● Tour the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Bay Area Stadiums! TOKYO Splash Bus
Only an amphibious tour bus lets you take in the views both from land and sea of the stadiums under construction for the 2020 Olympics in the Odaiba area.
The Splash experience of riding a bus into the water will excite children and adults alike! This tour is available until September 2019.
● Tour of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Marathon Course and Historical Sites of Edo
A walking tour divided into six segments that follows along the actual Olympic marathon course. Expert guides provide amusing commentary on anecdotes about the Olympics and the history of Edo.
Just like in the real marathon, water provisioning points are provided, and exciting prizes will also be given to runners (walkers) at the finish line.
JTB has created a website dedicated to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games (https://www.jtb.co.jp/sports/tokyo2020/) where we provide the latest information on the Tokyo 2020 Games, including information on the tours above.
Tours with Olympic viewing tickets for groups such as companies, schools, organizations, and more are also available.
For detailed inquiries, please visit one of our branches nationwide.
With our Olympic slogan “Bridging the New”, JTB is supporting the Olympic games by providing travel services that encourage as many people as possible to visit the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
(General Inquiries) JTB Reservation Center TEL: 050-3786-5913