Besides guide fee, how much does it cost for a one-day tour?
- transportation fare (by taxi): Approx. 10,000 JPY per car
- admission fees (Ritsurin Garden and Takamatsu Castle): 610 JPY per person
- lunch: 2,000 JPY per person
What is the price range of lunch in Takamatsu?
There are various types of restaurants serving many kinds of cuisines.
The typical price ranges per person are, for example,
- A Sanuki Udon Noodles restaurant: 1,000 yen approximately
- A Japanese style restaurant: 1,500 yen to 3,000 yen
- A Western-style restaurant: 1,500 yen to 3,000 yen
Can you shorten the tour duration?
Yes, I can shorten the duration and reduce guide fee according to your request.
In this case, please contact me before booking. I'll offer you a customized tour based on your request.
What’s a recommended itinerary for this tour?
09:00 am - 09:30 am
Meet at a hotel or Takamatsu Port and move to Ritsurin Garden by bus or taxi
09:30 am - 10:45 am
Visit Ritsurin Garden, a traditional Japanese garden
10:45 am - 11:15 am
Move to Yakuriji Temple by taxi
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Visit Yakuriji Temple, one of the sacred 88 temples in Shikoku
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Have lunch at a Japanese noodles restaurant serving Sanuki Udon noodles
Sanuki Udon is the local specialty in Takamatsu.
12:45 pm - 1:10 pm
Move to Yashima by taxi
1:10 pm - 2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Move to Takamatsu by taxi
2:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Visit art sites of Setouchi Triennale and the ruins of Takamatsu Castle near the Takamatsu port
At a hotel or Takamatsu Port, the tour ends
Can you guide me to the other venues of Setouchi Triennale?
Yes, I can.
I can offer you a customized tour for Setouchi Triennale. Please contact me for more details.
Can you arrange a private car? How much does it cost for a car?
Yes, I can arrange a private car, and van according to your request.
The cost varies, depending on the type of car, time and mileage.
For example, it costs approximately $525 USD for 8 hours and 2 passengers.
Can you pick me up at Takamatsu Airport?
Yes, I can.
Please pay Airport pick-up fee when you book.
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.
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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.