Contemporary architecture lovers might visit the iconic Fuji TV building in Tokyo's Odaiba neighborhood Palace Hotel's new Transcendent Tokyo package // (c) 2014 Guilhem Vellut / Flickr.com
Contemporary architecture lovers might visit the iconic Fuji TV building in Tokyo's Odaiba neighborhood Palace Hotel's new Transcendent Tokyo package // (c) 2014 Guilhem Vellut / Flickr.com

No doubt Tokyo is hub for art, both contemporary and ancient. Need a primer into the city’s vibrant arts scene? Customized excursions, led by Japan’s leading art experts, are now part of a new package, Transcendent Tokyo, offered by the Palace Hotel Tokyo.

Contemporary architecture lovers might visit the iconic Fuji TV building in Tokyo's Odaiba neighborhood with the Palace Hotel Tokyo's new Transcendent Tokyo package // (c) 2014 Guilhem Vellut / Flickr.com
Contemporary architecture lovers might visit the iconic Fuji TV building in Tokyo’s Odaiba neighborhood with the Palace Hotel Tokyo’s new Transcendent Tokyo package // (c) 2014 Guilhem Vellut / Flickr.com

Members of  Blouin ARTINFO’s Japan bureau will consult with guests prior to their arrival to order to design full- and half-day art tours tailored to their interests. Each tour will be led by a Blouin ARTINFO editor with expertise in the relevant genre or period, presenting travelers with the rare opportunity to discover Tokyo’s impressive, yet hard-to-navigate art scene with ease.

The Palace Hotel Tokyo, which opened in May 2012 and was recently named an Official Partner Hotel of Art Fair Tokyo 2014, is committed to promoting Japan’s arts and culture. Transcendent Tokyo is the first in a series of Palatial Pursuits levitra over the counter uk packages that will be offered by the hotel.

“While Tokyo is widely accessible, particularly for the intrepid, this city and its arts can be plumbed to great and especially meaningful depths when explored with seasoned experts,” said executive director and general manager Masaru Watanabe.

In addition to guests’ choice of a privately guided four- or eight-hour art tour, the Transcendent Tokyo package includes three nights’ accommodation in a choice of a Deluxe Room with Balcony, Club Deluxe Room with Balcony,  or Executive Suite, and daily buffet breakfast at the hotel’s moat-side, all-day dining outpost Grand Kitchen.

The Palace Hotel Tokyo is home to more than 1,000 artworks // (c)  2014 Palace Hotel Tokyo
The Palace Hotel Tokyo is home to more than 1,000 artworks // (c) 2014 Palace Hotel Tokyo

Guests who book the package will also receive a copy of The Art of Palace Hotel Tokyo book, a compendium of the hotel’s extensive art collection, which consists of more than 1,000 pieces. Package rates start at JPY 198,000 for Deluxe Rooms and JPY 330,000 for Executive Suites and are bookable for single or double occupancy.

Transcendent Tokyo
http://en.palacehoteltokyo.com/special_offers

Blouin ArtInfo Tokyo
www.blouinartinfo.com/travel/popular-cities/Tokyo