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butterflym Oct 30th, 2010 09:35 AM

Lay over in Narita Japan
 
Hello everybody. We are traveling from Newark to Vietnam. On our way back from Saigon to Newark we have a lay over of 10 hours at Narita Airport (on November 21). We were thinking about getting out of the airport. We heard that going to Tokyo is too time consuming and that 10 hours will not be enough. Anybody has gone to Narita for a short time. How is the process checking out and in at the airport, assuming we have to go through immigration.
Any ideas about Narita, the town itself? Heard is a cute little town.
Thanks a lot for any help.

hawaiiantraveler Oct 30th, 2010 12:28 PM

See here for the answers to all your questions.

http://www.mgnewman.com/Naritax/

Aloha!

DonTopaz Oct 30th, 2010 01:52 PM

Thanks, ht, for info for those looking for a lay, over in Narita.

rhkkmk Oct 30th, 2010 06:14 PM

the airport offers some excursions, look on their website or go to the info booth in the lobby...
we took train twice into narita town and ate and visited the nice temple on the hill... good excursion..

butterflym Oct 31st, 2010 11:26 AM

thanks a lot. hope will have time to enjoy narita. i understand the lines in the airport are pretty long and time consuming. very excited.


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