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Cherry blossoms and historical Spots in Matsushima, one of the three most scenic views in Japan

5h $ 71 Price up to 10 people

Highlights

  • Matsushima Bay Cruise
  • Zuiganji Temple
  • Entsuin Temple
  • Godaido Hall
  • Kanrantei Teahouse
  • Saigyo Modoshi No Matsu Park
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71.20 USD

Price up to 10 people
FREE cancelation 30 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour.
$ 10.68

Overview

Matsushima is one of "the three most scenic views in Japan". Matsushima Bay is dotted with approximately 260 pine-clad islands, and it's very beautiful. This area also has
historical and prestigious temples, including a national treasure. In Spring, Matsushima is a excellent spot for cherry blossoms.

What to Expect

Matsushima has been ranked one of "the three most scenic views in Japan".
This area is also famous for its historical structures including prestigious temples.
You can enjoy the beauty of nature,Japanese culture, and its history.

Zuiganji Temple is one of the most famous Zen temple in Tohoku(North-Eastern Japan) region.
It's buildings are designated as the national treasures.

Entsuin Temple is famous for its beautiful Japanese rock garden.
You can also try making Buddhist rosary.

You can rest and enjoy Japanese Matcha (Japanese green tea) at Kanrantei Teahouse.

In Spring, Saigyo Modoshi No Matsu Park is visited by many people to watch cherry blossoms.
You can look over the whole Matsushima Bay decorated with cherry blossom trees.

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Highlights

  • Matsushima Bay Cruise
  • Zuiganji Temple
  • Entsuin Temple
  • Godaido Hall
  • Kanrantei Teahouse
  • Saigyo Modoshi No Matsu Park

Important

We use public transportation.
The road gets jammed with cars in tourist seasons, I recommend using a train.

Matsushima area has many tourist spots.
If you have any places you are interested in, please do not hesitate to ask me.
Our plan will be as flexible as possible.

What‘s included
guide fee
What‘s not included
transportation fee (you and guide), lunch, dinner, entrance fee
Meeting Point
At Sendai Station
Ending Point
At Sendai Station
Duration
5 hours
Starting time
10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 10 people   Flexible

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the transportation fee?

We ride a train from Sendai Station to Matsushima Kaigan Station. The wan way fee is 410 yen (820 yen for round trip) .

How much is the entrance fee?

Matsushima cruise by a sightseeing boat:
1,500 yen

Zuiganji Temple:
700 yen

Entsuin Temple:
300 yen

Godaido Hall:
free

Kanrantei Teahouse:
200 yen (the price of tea and sweets are not included)

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 in the first 14 day(s) before the meeting date ,there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel between 15 and 29 day(s) in advance of the meeting date ,there is a 50% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 30 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.