7h $ 223 up to 8 people
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Kawagoe has historic atmosphere and bueatiful Nature. Good location for one-day trip from Tokyo.

by Junichi
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7h $ 223 up to 8 people

Highlights

  • Spiraea in Kawagoe-hachiman Shrine
  • Hikanzakura cherry blossoms in Nakain Temple
  • Blossom of weeping cherry tree or Shidare-zakura
  • Flower of magnolia kobus or Kobushi
  • Religious relief in Kosai-ji Temple
  • White magnolia or Haku-mokuren
  • Weeping cherry tree and mimoza in Nakain Temple
  • Senba Tosho-gu Shrine next to Kitain Temple
  • Feudal load's palace in Kawagoe-jo or Kawagoe-jo Honmaru Goten
  • Festival float for Kawagoe festival
  • Old style shop in commercial district
  • Old style hospital building
  • Old style warehouse called Kura
  • Kawagoe is famous for nice grilled eel and rice
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222.50 USD

total price
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour (For every 30 minutes).
$ 13.35

Overview

The town is often called 'Ko-edo', or little Edo. Amazing! It's not little Tokyo but Edo. There are a commercial district and a feudal load's palace from the 19th century. There is a noble temple called 'Kitain' from the 9th century. Lots of old cherry trees are still remained that we've lost in Tokyo. It's less than one hour train ride from Tokyo. Please enjoy the atmosphere from Edo era.

What to Expect

Cherry blossoms in Kawagoe starts little earlier than Tokyo because the species belonging is different. Blanches of cherry trees hang down and full broom cherry blossoms look like water fall. Although spring is the best season to enjoy Kawagoe, there are many enjoyable places to see in other seasons. Kashiya-yokocho is crowded by the people getting candy. Commercial district has good old atmosphere. It takes less than one hour from Shibuya, Shinjuku or Ikebukuro.

Highlights

  • Spiraea in Kawagoe-hachiman Shrine
  • Hikanzakura cherry blossoms in Nakain Temple
  • Blossom of weeping cherry tree or Shidare-zakura
  • Flower of magnolia kobus or Kobushi
  • Religious relief in Kosai-ji Temple
  • White magnolia or Haku-mokuren
  • Weeping cherry tree and mimoza in Nakain Temple
  • Senba Tosho-gu Shrine next to Kitain Temple
  • Feudal load's palace in Kawagoe-jo or Kawagoe-jo Honmaru Goten
  • Festival float for Kawagoe festival
  • Old style shop in commercial district
  • Old style hospital building
  • Old style warehouse called Kura
  • Kawagoe is famous for nice grilled eel and rice

Important

City Saitama

Depart From Saitama , Tokyo

Meeting Point At your hotel in Tokyo

Ending Point At your hotel in Tokyo

Duration 7 hours

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible

Number of people 1 to 8   Flexible
What‘s included
  • guide fee


What‘s not included
  • transportation fee about 600 yen from Shibuya to Kawagoe
  • lunch : Grilled eel and rice is from 2
  • 000 yen to 5
  • 400 yen. It depends on eel size. If you don't like to have eel
  • there are a lot of options to eat from 1
  • 000 yen to 3
  • 000 yen.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the transportation fee?

About 600 yen from Shibuya to Kawagoe.

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.

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  • English ( License )

I'm a licensed English Speaking Tour Guide. I'd like to let you go on a walking tour in Tokyo or Tokyo's neighboring areas. Walking around Tokyo might add good memories to your trip. It's a private group tour in English which is provided by the licensed tour guide.


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