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Are you interested in Matsue Castle?
Getting into the castle fields,you will be surprised how beautiful the constructions are.And you will know how difficult to defeat the castle.
You can enjoy the panoramic view of the castle town from the top of


  •   Matsue Castle
  •   Samurai Residence
  •   Soba noodle restaurant
  •   Other places in Matsue are available to be added to your itinerary


City Shimane
Meeting Point At Matsue Castle
Ending Point At your hotel or convenient
Departure 08:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 4h   Flexible
Languages English
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 4


90.00 USD

total price for up to 4 people

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

extra hour. 22.50 USD

What to Expect

Matsue Castle is one of 12 remaining original castles throughout of Japan.
And it is also one of 5 National Treasure castles in Japan!

This tour is the one and only for you!

Please tell me your interest, and I will make an itinerary around exclusively for you!

For example

-Matsue castle
-Samurai residence
-Lafcadio Hearn memorial museum
He is the one who loved and lived in Matsue in 1890's and introduced about Japan in the world.

If you are interested in other places in Matsue, I can add it to your itinerary.

-Green tea and Japanese sweets
Matsue is famous for one of 3 major city of green tea and Japanese sweets.

-Izumo soba noodles
Soba noodles around this area is much different from Tokyo area!
Even Japanese tourists try to have them in Matsue!

What‘s included

guide fee,hotel pick-up

What‘s not included

insurance,lunch(you and guide),entrance fee (about 500-1000 JPY/place, you and your guide),transportation fee (you and guide),Parking fee


We will be walking quite a bit outdoors and in open-air areas for most of the tour, so we recommend to dress appropriately and wear comfortable shoes. We also recommend wearing sun protective gear because the sun can be quite strong, especially between May and October.

Extras (optional)

extra hour. 22.50 USD

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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
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.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
Please check the following link. https://triplelights.com/cancel
Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction. Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day tour.
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.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
More Frequently Asked Questions

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FREE cancelation 14 days prior

The TripleLights Difference

Its more affordable than it seems. Our pricing is often per-tour (not per-person), so if your group is 2 or more people, you'll most probably pay less than if you took a bus tour.

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Every tour is customizable. Every tour can be customised to your time, needs and preferences! Simply confirm your booking and contact the guide to make the changes. There is no risk and you have free cancellation with a 100% refund guarantee!

Go at your own pace. Take your time for pictures or slow down to see as much as you want. With your private guide your tour is flexible.

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All tours are private. Enjoy a deeper learning experience as your guide will be 100% focused on you and the people traveling with you.

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