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Samurai World ! Himeji Castle

Himeji Hyogo

Description

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

R Himeji Station (just the outside of central ticket gate)
Himeji castleHimeji CastleHimeji 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 GardenThis Japanese garden was constructed in 1992 at the site of the exsamurai’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.
JR Himeji Station

Key Details

Departs Himeji
Duration(hours) 4
Tour Guide Language English
※Other languages are also available. If you would like other languanges, please contact us via email or online chat

Meeting Place

JR Himeji Station (just the outside of central ticket gate)

Good to Know

Included Guiding fee, Travel expenses during the tour. (Public transportation only. For taxis or hired cars, additional fee will be charged.), Admission fee
Not Included
Minimum participants 1
Remarks ◆Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accident caused by disregard of the instructions.
◆Program duration is an estimate. It is subject to change depending on the number of participants and/or conditions without notice.
◆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 through above E-mail Us bottom.
◆Please note that the tour agent may charge addtional fee if you add more services such as adding picking-up serive and changing language to non-English after booking. In that case, please contact with the agent dirictly to payment methods.
◆Our services are mainly offered in English. In addition, services in other languages, such as Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian are available. In case you would like services in languages other than English, please inquire us as soon as possible. We will check the availability.
◆Reservations will be on request. If you'd like, you can email us to check the availability before booking.
Age Table Adult:Age 12 & over,Child:Age 6-11
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Cancel Policy If you cancel your reservation, the following cancellation fees and remittance charge will be charged:

(1) 16-5 days before the program day: 20 % of the program fee
(2) 4-3 days before the program day: 50 % of the program fee
(3) 2-1 day before, on the departure day, or cancellation without notice: 100 % of the program fee
Payment Method We accept following payment methods: Credit Cards via Paypal

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