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Kawagoe (Ko-Edo) one-day tour

by Noriko
6h $ 276 Price up to 10 people


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

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276.00 USD

Price up to 10 people
FREE cancelation 30 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour.
$ 18.40

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.

Organized by

Noriko Licensed Guide


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


What‘s included
Guiding fee
What‘s not included
Entrance admission to Kita-in (400 yen)
Entrance admission to Kawagoe castle (100 yen)
Transportation fee (One-day bus ticket: 300 yen, or walk if you want)
Meeting Point
Kawagoe station (Tobu-tojo line, 30 min train ride from Ikebukuro Station)
Ending Point
Kawagoe station
6 hours
Starting time
10:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 10 people   Flexible

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.

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.

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