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Highlights

  •   Tsurugajyo castle
  •   Aizu Traditional Samurai Residences
  •   Oyakuen, Japanese style garden
  •   Sazae-Do, Buddhist temple
  •   Japanese restaurant and sake breweries
  •   Nanokamachi street
  •   The Grave of the Byakkotai
  •   Ouchijyuku old thatched roof post station

Information

City Fukushima
Meeting Point At Aizuwakamatsu station ( meeting time/ 9:30 ) or Fukushima station ( meeting time/ 7:50) 
Ending Point At Aizuwakamatsu station or Fukushima station
Departure 09:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 8h   Flexible
Languages English
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 6
Booking
8h
When?

People

259.60 USD

total price up to 6

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

What to Expect

Aizu has long been an important city in Japanese history . It is known as the final resting place of the Samurai.
Walking around Aizu, you get a sense of a sacred but long-gone era.
Here you can look into the lives of the samurai warriors who once filled the streets, and hear their final battle cry!

Recommended sights are as follows.

< Center of Samurai Power >
  ☆ Tsurugajo Castle
     Feudal loads resided in the region's beautiful castle , the symbol of Aizu.
     You can taste traditional Japanese tea in the famous tea cottage , Rinkaku in the castle ground.

< Life of Samurai >
  ☆  Aizu Traditional Samurai Residences.
      Take a look into highly-ranked Aizu samurais' daily life.
  ☆ Oyatyakuen
      Beautiful Japanese style garden , villa of Aizu feudal lords, where medicinal herbs were grown for
     people in Aizu.

< Tragic History >
  ☆ The Grave of the Byakkotai, young samurai warriors
      Aizu was last battleground in the end of the samurai period.
     See the place where the samurai laid their souls to rest.

< Unique Architecture >
  ☆ Sazae-Do
     World famous Buddhist temple which has worldwide rare structure, two spiral ramps.

< Local Cuisine and World Class Sake >
   ☆ Traditoinal Japanese restaurants and Japanese sake breweries
     Aizu is also no stranger to delicious food and drink.
     Try some of the local dishes and visit sake breweries , home to some of the world's best sake!

< Traditional Art and Crafts >
  ☆ Nanokamachi Street
     Don't leave Aizu without visiting the street , where you can experience traditional , folk arts and crafts,
     and find great souvenirs.


What‘s included

guide fee,

What‘s not included

transportation fee , lunch, entrance fee

Frequently Asked Questions

rounnd-trip bus fare Fukushima ⇔Aizuwakamatsu

¥3400

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