Applications closing soon! Wednesday 16 October 2019
Tokyo 2020 – Paralympics and University of Tsukuba
Join VICTA on a trip of a lifetime to Tokyo, Japan for the 16th Summer Paralympic Games!
Stay at the centre of one of the world’s most anticipated international sporting competitions. As well as taking in live sports action, you will also experience fan and spectator events in and around the city.
When: 25 August to 4 September 2020
Who: 18 to 29 years
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Airport: Flying from London Heathrow Airport
Cost: £2,000 (payment plans are available, see the website and below for full information)
Closing date: Wednesday 16 October 2019
Apply Here: https://www.victa.org.uk/victa-calendar/japan/
This trip will also connect you with Japanese young adults from the University of Tsukuba. In the months before we depart, you will be able to network with the students.
The itinerary will also take in typical and traditional Tokyo and Japanese highlights including Mount Fuji (the highest volcano in Japan), Tsukiji fish market (the world’s largest wholesale fish and seafood market) and a traditional tea ceremony.
There is so much to visit and do in Tokyo that the itinerary will have built-in regular free time slots, with suggestions of hidden gems and popular tourist attractions suitable for all budgets will be sent to you prior to travel.
Find out more and sign up here before Wednesday 16 Oct:
- Payment Plan 1 (standard payment plan): non refundable £400 deposit Oct 31st to secure the flights, then £200 each month for 8 months until June 30th
- Payment Plan 2 (to support your saving for the trip): non refundable £400 deposit Oct 31st to secure the flights, then £200 each month plus an extra £50 each month for 8 months, totalling £400, to June 30th. The £400 will be released back to you before the trip to go towards your spending money on meals and souvenirs
- Payment Plan 3: if Plan 1 or 2 do not work for you, contact VICTA to organise an alternative. Please note a £400 deposit is required to secure the flights.