7h $ 138 up to 6 people
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Saga tour à la carte

by Tomoo
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7h $ 138 up to 6 people

Highlights

  • 1. Saga Castle History Museum, a faithful reconstruction of a part of Saga Castle's honmaru (main keep), which existed at this site during the end of Edo Period. (Entrance fee :free) / Saga Retro-Kan. This western style building was the Saga police office which was built in 1887. Now it is used as souvenir shop, cafe, and restaurant.
  • 2. Saga Shrine is a typical shinto shrine. It was built in 1933 to worship Naomasa Nabeshima and his child, who were feudal lords of Saga Domain in the late of Edo period. You can relax in calm and serene atmosphere. (Entrance fee :free)
  • 3. Saga Prefectural Government Observation Deck. You can enjoy panoramic view of the city from Saga's tallest building.(Entrance fee :free)
  • 4. Saga Prefectural Museum / Saga Prefectural Art Museum. Visitors can appreciate Saga from all aspects of nature, archaeology, history, folklore and arts & crafts. (Admission Fee: Free ※except for special exhibitions)
  • 5. Koden-ji Temple, which belongs to Soto school of Zen Buddhism, is famous for its beauty of plum trees in the precinct. It was built in 1552. It is also known as family temple of feudal lords of Saga Domain.(Admission Fee: JPY300 ※JPY400 April/May)
  • 6. Mallage Saga is the second largest shopping mall in Saga City.It has a well-diversified tenant mix of 132 tenants in the food & beverage, interior goods, ladies & men’s fashion and entertainment sectors.
  • 7. Saga Pokapoka Onsen (Spa). Basic course of the spa includes hot spring, sauna, and bedrock bath. (Basic course fee :Adult JPY1370)
  • 8. Kira Saga beef Restaurant (headquarter) is designated as single star restaurant by the Michelin Guide. You can experience the mouth-watering taste of top quality Saga beef. (regular budget : JPY 5000~10000 per person)
  • 9. Japanese style tavern / Ramen restaurant / Cafe bar with Karaoke. You can taste subtle flavors of Sake (Japanese fermented alcohol) beverages with local cuisines.
  • 10. Jofuku Longevity Museum (Adults : 300 Yen / Children : 150 Yen) Open 9:00 - 16:30 Close Monday
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138.00 USD

total price for up to 6 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person.
$ 50.60
Extra hour.
$ 18.40

Overview

.With abundance of paddy fields and waterways, Saga represents the original Japanese landscape very well. Farmers have cropped rice in Tsukushi Plain for over 2000 years.By this tour, you can experience both traditional and modern Japanese culture.

What to Expect

You can choose three from following options.

1. Saga Castle History Museum

2. Saga Shrine

3. Saga Prefectural Government Observation Deck

4. Saga Prefectural Museum / Saga Prefectual Art Museum

5. Koden-ji Temple

6. Mallage Saga shopping mall

7. Saga Pokapoka Onsen (Spa)

8. Kira Saga beef Restaurant (headquarter)

9.Japanese style tavern / Ramen restaurant / Cafe bar with Karaoke

10. Jofuku Longevity Museum

Highlights

  • 1. Saga Castle History Museum, a faithful reconstruction of a part of Saga Castle's honmaru (main keep), which existed at this site during the end of Edo Period. (Entrance fee :free) / Saga Retro-Kan. This western style building was the Saga police office which was built in 1887. Now it is used as souvenir shop, cafe, and restaurant.
  • 2. Saga Shrine is a typical shinto shrine. It was built in 1933 to worship Naomasa Nabeshima and his child, who were feudal lords of Saga Domain in the late of Edo period. You can relax in calm and serene atmosphere. (Entrance fee :free)
  • 3. Saga Prefectural Government Observation Deck. You can enjoy panoramic view of the city from Saga's tallest building.(Entrance fee :free)
  • 4. Saga Prefectural Museum / Saga Prefectural Art Museum. Visitors can appreciate Saga from all aspects of nature, archaeology, history, folklore and arts & crafts. (Admission Fee: Free ※except for special exhibitions)
  • 5. Koden-ji Temple, which belongs to Soto school of Zen Buddhism, is famous for its beauty of plum trees in the precinct. It was built in 1552. It is also known as family temple of feudal lords of Saga Domain.(Admission Fee: JPY300 ※JPY400 April/May)
  • 6. Mallage Saga is the second largest shopping mall in Saga City.It has a well-diversified tenant mix of 132 tenants in the food & beverage, interior goods, ladies & men’s fashion and entertainment sectors.
  • 7. Saga Pokapoka Onsen (Spa). Basic course of the spa includes hot spring, sauna, and bedrock bath. (Basic course fee :Adult JPY1370)
  • 8. Kira Saga beef Restaurant (headquarter) is designated as single star restaurant by the Michelin Guide. You can experience the mouth-watering taste of top quality Saga beef. (regular budget : JPY 5000~10000 per person)
  • 9. Japanese style tavern / Ramen restaurant / Cafe bar with Karaoke. You can taste subtle flavors of Sake (Japanese fermented alcohol) beverages with local cuisines.
  • 10. Jofuku Longevity Museum (Adults : 300 Yen / Children : 150 Yen) Open 9:00 - 16:30 Close Monday

Important

My own private car is small, so one driver and 3 passengers are available. I can drive myself, so no charge for driving (Not being a taxi driver, I cannot receive any money for carfare). However, If your group is more than 3, I can reserve a rental car for you. Car rental fee is charged. In each case, highway, fuel, and parking fee are charged.

Depart From Saga

Meeting Point At your hotel in Saga city, Saga airport, or Saga railway station

Ending Point At your hotel in Saga city, or your favorite place in Saga city

Duration 7 hours

Starting time 11:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible

Number of people 1 to 6   Flexible
What‘s included
  • guide fee
  • pick up and send off in Saga city
  • 【Up to 3 passengers】usage of my own small private car


What‘s not included
  • entrance/admission fee (you and the guide)
  • meal
  • 【More than 3 passengers】Car rental fee (if you hope)
  • In case of using automobile (either my own car or rental car)
  • fuel
  • highway
  • and parking fee.

Frequently Asked Questions

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 before of the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.

Organized by Tomoo


National Certified Guide

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Languages spoken
  • English ( License )
  • Chinese ( Mandarin ) ( Beginner )

Hello! guys.
I am Tomoo, you can call me Tom, Tommy or Toma!
I was born and raised in Saga. Saga is located on the island of Kyushu.
Kyushu is well known for its beautiful nature, delicious dishes and fantastic festivals.
I can give you a tour from various aspects, based on your interests.
I have worked at a global marketing company, where many of my colleagues were foreigners.
Besides, I have travelled abroad quite often.
I would like to help you gain precious memories while you are in Japan.
I am a very friendly and organized person.
I'm looking forward to meeting you soon!


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