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This tour will take you to the best destinations Kumamoto can offer you with local tour guide. Divers sites and activities will satisfy those who are history fans, nature lovers or food lovers. Your guide is very flexible to meet your preference an


  •   Suizenji Jojuen, Japanese garden. You may stroll the garden, feed carps, or contemplate quietly facing the garden.
  •   Kumamoto Castle, one of the three most premium castles in Japan, was damaged by April 2016 earthquake. But 400 year old Uto Turret proudly stands out.
  •   Wakuwaku-za, museum/etertainining theater, explains the castle's history. Local restaurants and souvenir shops are also on the same location.
  •   Fivehundred Disciples of Buddha & Reigando Cave where Musashi Miyamoto wrote his famous book. The Cave is surrounded by peaceful vicinity and terraced field & orange orchard.
  •   Kumamoto Prefectural Traditional Crafts Center is the best place to see local crafts and find sourveniors and mementos for yourself
  •   Honmyoji Temple where Kiyomasa Kato, hero of Kumamoto, is buried in 400 year old mausoleum. The site boast a wonderful view of Kumamoto City.


City Kumamoto
Meeting Point I will meet you at your hotel or JR Kumamoto St.
Ending Point I will take you back to your hotel or JR station
Departure 08:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 7h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 3


225.00 USD

total price for up to 3 people

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

What to Expect

As a local tour guide, I would like you to visit as many interesting places as possible while you are in town. I am sure you want to visit the most popular sites such as Kumamoto Castle, Old Hosokawa Gyobu-tei House, and Suizenji Jojuen. One day tour will enable you to see or experience much more. If you are interested in celebrated swordsman Musashi Miyamoto, I will take you to Reigando where he spent his final days. If you like to try local specialties or find something nice for souvenirs, I will take you to the kind of restaurants or shops you would enjoy. I assure you will have a fabulous day in Kumamoto!

What‘s included

All the tour related costs are inclusive except your meal and personal shopping.


Please wear comfortable shoes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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
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.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
Please check the following link. https://triplelights.com/cancel
Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction. Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day tour.
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.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
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