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Highlights

  •   Street full of kura-zukuri houses
  •   Bell tower
  •   Kita-in temple with 500 Rakans (stone statues)
  •   Kawagoe castle

Information

City Saitama
Meeting Point Kawagoe station (Tobu-tojo line, 30 min train ride from Ikebukuro Station)
Ending Point Kawagoe station
Departure 10:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 6h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 10
Booking
6h
When?

People

261.00 USD

total price up to 10

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour. 17.40 USD

What to Expect

I will guide you around Kawagoe, Saitama. It's old traditional city full of history and culture. Mr. Dokan Ota built Kawagoe castle in 1457 in Kawagoe, and the city developed as merchants' city. There are many things to see in Kawagoe --- bell tower, kura-zukuri houses, castle, portable shrines for Kawagoe festival, Kita-in temple, 500 stone statues (Rakan, buddha apostles), Hikawa- shrine, and so on.


What‘s included

Guiding fee

What‘s not included

Entrance admission to Kita-in (400 yen)
Entrance admission to Kawagoe castle (100 yen)
Lunch
Transportation fee (One-day bus ticket: 300 yen, or walk if you want)

Extras (optional)

Extra hour. 17.40 USD

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