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Capture Matsuyama Castle in a half day!

by SUNNY
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4h $ 132 Price up to 8 people

Highlights

  • Go up to the middle of the mountain by chair lift (6 min.) or cable car (1 min.)
  • You will walk up to the castle with direction paper and you may get the certificate of capture finally.
  • Samurai Armor Fitting Experience
  • Local orange gelato taste if you like
  • Local products hunting in the shopping area in the Ropeway Street or outer citadel (Ninomaru Palace) via narrow feudal load's path
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131.72 USD

Price up to 8 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour.
$ 32.93
Extra person.
$ 4.45

Overview

To capture Matsuyama Castle on the top of the mountain
1) Go up by chair lift or cable car to the middle of the mountain
2) Walk up to the top, learning the device of strategic defense as well as attack
3) In the castle, climb up the narrow and steep stairs like Ninjya Check the weight of real sword or put on armor like Samurai warrior

What to Expect

Matsuyama castle is one of 12 castles with castle tower in existence and had never attacked before because of its artifice and strategy.
Many foreigners give high evaluation to this castle. You can appreciate its tricky or skillful scheme. You also understand why this castle is so robust and many visitors from overseas set a high valuation on this castle.
You may be the first attacker who captures its substantial castle. You can become a Samurai warrior with an armor in the castle! I'm sure that you will feel as if you were in the old days. Also, this castle is eco-friendly. Can you imagine many materials were carried from the closest castle for recycling in about 1600 years. Isn't it amazing that people had already eco-friendly minded. Ehime is very famous for mandarine orange production. You can enjoy its yummy ice cream on the shop, too.

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Highlights

  • Go up to the middle of the mountain by chair lift (6 min.) or cable car (1 min.)
  • You will walk up to the castle with direction paper and you may get the certificate of capture finally.
  • Samurai Armor Fitting Experience
  • Local orange gelato taste if you like
  • Local products hunting in the shopping area in the Ropeway Street or outer citadel (Ninomaru Palace) via narrow feudal load's path

Important

I can guide you as long as you pay my transportation and lodging fee in other three prefectures in Shikoku for picking you up or seeing you off.

1) Chair lift is not available on rainy day, instead we will go up by cable car.

2) We will go up on unpaved path, so please wear sneakers or casual shoes.

3) Round ticket for cable car (chair lift) and admission to the castle tower cost 1,200 yen in total. Credit card is not accepted.


What‘s included
guide fee,hotel pick-up in Matsuyama area
What‘s not included
transportation fee (you and guide), entrance fee, (About 1,000 yen to 1,500 yen per person)
Meeting Point
At your hotel in Matsuyama or Ropeway station
Ending Point
Anywhere you like
Duration
4 hours
Starting time
09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 8 people   Flexible

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel at least 14 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 13 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 20% charge.
  • If you cancel within 1 day prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.
Reviews ( 2 )
Excellent
1 month ago |   by Sylvia

“ Kochi with Sunny ”

Sunny speaks good English and is cheerful and positive. We enjoyed the day in Kochi with her being our guide at the botanical gardens and castle.

Excellent
2 months ago |   by Lisa

“ Great Tour Guide and Intertainer ”

Sunny is a great guide. She was well prepared for the tour. She provided explanations on the historical sights we visited and culture overall. We also learned Japanese numbering system. It was a fun day.

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