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Samurai World ! "Himeji Castle"

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In this tour, you visit Himeji Castle about 3 hours away from Osaka, which is one of the World Cultural Heritage. 

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

Though being built as a fortress to fight, Himeji Castle has been called “the castle of the white heron because of its beauty. Why don’t you step into the World of Samurai 400 years ago? After the castle, enjoy the beautiful Japanese gardens with Matcha powdered green tea. The optional tour is ready for you to visit the quiet temple on the mountain. The temple has a history of 1000 years and famous as a filming location for the movie “The Last Samurai”.

ITINERARY

JR Himeji Station→Himeji castle→Kokoen Garden→ JR Himeji Station

◆Himeji Castle
Himeji castle which was built in 1609 has been miraculously survived for over 400 years. Many of the castles were destroyed by accidental fires or during the civil wars or the World War Ⅱ. The original buildings, defensive devices and layout to fight have been pretty well preserved. It is never difficult to imagine what a samurai castle was like. From the top of the main tower, you can enjoy amazing view of the city. The castle ground is also famous as a cherry blossom viewing spot in spring.

◆Kokoen Garden
This Japanese garden was constructed in 1992 at the site of the ex-samurai’s residences. In the American “Journal of Japanese Garden”, this garden has always been in the top 25 among more than 800 domestic gardens. Enjoy scrolling beautiful gardens and having Matcha powdered green tea in the tea house.

CANCELLATION POLICY

If you cancel your reservation, the following cancellation fees and remittance charge will be charged:
(1) 14-3 days before the program day: 20 % of the program fee
(2) 2 days before the program day: 50 % of the program fee
(3) one day before, on the departure day, or cancellation without notice: 100 % of the program fee

PROGRAM FEE

Basic Fee (Per Group)
7,000JPY
Fee per Person
6,000JPY
Age 6 - 11
3,600 JPY

Total Price = Basic Fee + Fee per Person * Number of Participants + Tax

STARTING TIME
(1) 9:00~
(2) 13:00~
DURATION
4hours
LOCATION

Himeji Castle

INCLUSIONS

Guiding fee, Travel expenses during the tour. (Public transportation only. For taxis or hired cars, additional fee will be charged.), Admission fee

EXCLUSIONS

Lunch, beverages,Travel expenses to the meeting place, Sightseeing activities

NOTIFICATIONS

◆Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accident caused by disregard of the instructions.
◆Please advise us if you have any religious or health restrictions, allergies, or the case where you would like to request a special care for participants, including children. Please email us at info@truejapantours.com to check an availability and share the information.
Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
◆Our services are mainly offered in English. In addition, services in other languages, such as Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian are also available. In case you would like services in languages other than English, please inquire us at info@truejapantours.com as soon as possible. We will check an availability.
◆Our business hours are from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on weekdays. For inquiries received outside the business hours, we will look into it and respond on the next business day.
◆Deadline for booking of this program is 10:00 am of 3 business days (JST) prior to the program date except for the peak season described in the note below.
When booking the programs held during the peak season and after the deadline, please be sure to email us at info@truejapantours.com to confirm an availability.
Please note that any programs to be held during the peak season and booked after the deadline without a prior confirmation may not be guaranteed.
*Note : Peak season is from March 20th to April 30th.

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