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Saijo....Sake Town

by MAYUMI
(10) Reviews
3h $ 160 up to 5 people

Highlights

  • SAIJO, sake making community

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When?
People
160.20 USD

total price for up to 5 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

What to Expect

After 30 min. train ride from Hiroshima, you arrive at this tiny town, SAIJO. Just follow chimneys and you find SAKE here. In this small town, you will encounter the world famous and time-honored sake breweries. Enjoy waking around and drop in at some of sake breweries to have a taste. Good rice and quality water are indispensable for making good sake, though. This town has both of them. Furthermore, to make efforts to keep the source of water clean, the SAIJO sake brewers association donates one yen for every bottle of sake sold. Let's explore the splendid nature and sake culture.

Highlights

  • SAIJO, sake making community

Important

City Hiroshima

Meeting Point Hiroshima Hotel /Station or Saijo Station

Ending Point Hiroshima Hotel/Station or Saijo Station

Duration 3 hours

Starting time 13:00 PM ( recommended )   Flexible

Number of people up to 5 people

What‘s included
  • Guide fee


What‘s not included
  • Transportation fees (you and guide if you want a guide to pick you up at Hiroshima)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much do we need for transportation fees?

One way fare from Hiroshima to Saijo is about 740JPY.

Break down= Central Hiroshima - Hiroshima Station , Hiroshima-Saijo ,

Once you arrive at Saijo, you just enjoy walking around.

I am traveling alone, though. Can you make it for me?

Sure. You are very welcome.
I would like to offer some discounted guide fee for an individual tourist. Please contact me anytime.

Even you are a group of 6 or more. I will be ready for that.  So just let me know.

Can you make a morning tour?

Yes.
I will be arranging the tour in any way you want.

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.

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.

Organized by MAYUMI


National Certified Guide

(10) Reviews

Contact MAYUMI
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Languages spoken
  • English ( License )

Hi, I'm MAYUMI IIDA from Hiroshima.
I am here to welcome you as your Japanese friend to help you understand Japanese culture, history and everything you want to know more and better. I am sure that you will encounter a lot of charms and surprises in my hometown Hiroshima. Enjoy local hospitality and food with me !


Reviews ( 10 )

Excellent
2 months ago |   by Yuki

“ Visit to Fukuromachi School and Saijo Sake Festival ”

Mayumi took us to interesting places.

Excellent
7 months ago |   by Linda

“ HIROSHIMA WITH FAMILY ”

Our tour of Hiroshima with Mayumi was fantastic. She managed to keep our two teen age boys engaged the entire day. The pick up at the train station was flawless.

Excellent
7 months ago |   by Anil

“ It was a pleasure to see Hiroshima with Mayumi ”

From my first contact with heri till she said good-bye to us at Hiroshima Station, Mayumi was perfect in all respects. Her planning of our trip and communications with us were flawless. Her knowledge of the city is par excellence. She is proficient in English and therefore very easy to communicate with. I and my family were extremely thankful to her as she made our one day trip to Hiroshima memorable and worthwhile.

Excellent
8 months ago |   by Gaurav

“ Co-operative and flexible ”

She adjusted plan as per our timings and also co-operated well with the schedule inconsistencies

Very Good
8 months ago |   by Zisi

“ Very good guide ”

Her English was very good, very clear. She is very internationally understandings. We liked her attitude. She explain throughout the tour although sometimes we needed to ask questions in order to get more than just basics information.

Excellent
8 months ago |   by Cheryl

“ Hiroshima Dsy Tour ”

Miyumi is an excellent tour guide. She has expansive knowledge and was extremely helpful in ensuring a full day sights. Her English is great and she was flexible when changes came up.

Excellent
9 months ago |   by JT

“ Wonderful Custom Hiroshima Tour ”

We communicated via email w/ prompt replies and detailed information & itinerary. She was at the port before our Oceania ship arrived and soon on our way to Miyajima by taxi then train. Mayumi showed us the highlights but if I wanted to detour, it wasn't an problem. We saw Miyajima and A-bomb Dome/Peace Park, plus some shopping and sushi lunch. Everything was paced properly and she was a pleasure to hang out with for the day. Highly recommended English speaking certified tour guide.

Excellent
1 year ago |   by Alan

“ Meticulous and well-thought through itinerary ”

Mayumi was very detailed in her planning of our itinerary. She catered well for us including a child of 4 years old. Itinerary included "breaks" or walking through interesting shopping arcades

Excellent
1 year ago |   by Jacob

Excellent 3 hour tour of Hiroshima with focus on the A-Bomb monuments and the Peace Museum. I enjoyed the tour very much and was deeply moved by the visit in the Peace Museum. I can only recommend everybody to hire Mayumi for a guided tour to see the peace monuments. It is truly unforgettable!

Excellent
1 year ago |   by Iani

Mayumi-san was the best choice for our customized tour! Not only before the tour, during the tour but even after the tour, she has been professional and with a positive attitude. Before the tour: she has communicated perfectly and helped with putting together the best itinerary using the time available and attractions desired. During the tour: she gave great information, respected the schedule, had a great positive energy and a constant friendly smile on her face. After the tour: she made sure everything was in order with the just finished tour. One of the highlights of the tour in Japan! Thank you Mayumi-san!

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