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Toyota Commemorative Museum & Noritake Garden Tour

Nagoya & Aichi Pref

Description

Japan is one of the greatest industrial countries in the world. Its technology center is Aichi Prefecture. The capital of Aichi Prefecture is located in Nagoya where there are two exhibition halls that Japanese are proud of. One is Toyota Motor Company, and the other is the world famous Noritake China. Even though they belong to different categories of business, Japan is very good at both of them. At the root, there exist minutely calculated scientific studies and designs, implementation technologies and supporting spirit of craftsmen. This tour takes you through the 100-year long tradition and the state-of-the-art technology demonstration. 

Itinerary

Pick up at your hotel※Pick-up service is limited to a place within 10 minute walk from a station on JR Nagoya Station.We may charge an additional fee in case your hotel is located out of this range.
Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and TechnologySakichi Toyoda was born in 1867 one year earlier to Meiji Restoration.nHe was a carpenter’s son and became the founder of the world largest car manufacturer Toyota Motor Company.nIn 19th century most of Asian countries became a colony of European and nNorth America. Japan managed to become a member of advanced countries after succeeding an industrial revolution. It’s called a miracle of the Orient.nMajor reasons for the miracle were Japanese people’s educational standards that enabled the easy understanding of European and North American technologies. Especially Japanese developers’ and engineers’ originality and ingenuity that further enhanced the technologies from Europe and North America.nMost of all Sakichi Toyoda often called an Edison of the Orient made a series of inventions. He finally succeeded in inventing the world’s best automatic loom and sold its patent right and received 83000 pounds in 1929.
Forest of NoritakeIt’s a facility in the compound of headquarters operated by one of the world greatest high quality ceramics manufacturers Noritake. In the rich green compound there are a factory museum souvenir shops and restaurant. Together they make one of the world largest theme parks for ceramics.nThe highlight of the theme part is Craft Center and Noritake Museum. First you can have a tour of Craft Center to study the whole process of ceramic making. Next you can have a tour of Noritake Museum. Ceramic making technologies were originally imported from China and Korea but Japan made unique improvements. In the World Fairs in Paris and Vienna in the latter half of 19th century Japanese ceramics had a strong impact along with ukiyoe on European people.nNoritake china was developed with the aim of exporting. It’s consolidation and fusion between Japanese traditional technologies and western culture.nEspecially a variety of Art Deco and MORIAGE ceramics made with a supreme technique made in the latter part of 19th century and the early part of 20th century are reappraised in recent years. They are called Old Noritake.

Key Details

Departs Nagoya
Duration(hours) 3
Tour Guide Language ・English・Chinese汉语(If requested)
※Other languages are also available. If you would like other languanges, please contact us via email or online chat

Meeting Place

Pick up at your hotel※Pick-up service is limited to a place within 10 minute walk from a station on JR Nagoya Station.We may charge an additional fee in case your hotel is located out of this range.

Good to Know

Included ・Guiding fee・Public Transportation fee (For taxis or hired cars, additional fee will be charged.)※Pick-up service is limited to a place within 10 minute walk from a station on JR Nagoya Station.We may charge an additional fee in case your hotel is located out of this range.
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 Contact Us. ◆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 directly 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 e-mail 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 1-11
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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
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