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Matsue Castle tower & Izumo Grand Shrine

by Hiroko
8h $ 142 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

  • to clime up the top of Matsue Castle tower / to take a walk along one of 100 scenic roads in Japan / to cruise around the castle ground
  • to visit Izumo Grand Shrine and learn a little bit about the mythological stories in Izumo area

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142.40 USD

Price up to 5 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person up to 7, per person / an hour.
$ 8.90

Overview

Matsue Caslte tower was constructed in 1611. It is one of the 12 remaining wooden tower across the nation. It was designated a national treasure in 20015.
Izumo Grand Shrine is one of the oldest Shinto shrines. Its establishment goes far back to mythological era. The main Hall has gabled roofs, raised floors and so on which show the features of ancient residential style.

What to Expect

Matsue is the old castle town and Izumo city is the main stage of ancient mythological era in Japanese history. Visitors may enjoy the historical spots and local cultures.

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Hiroko Licensed Guide
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Highlights

  • to clime up the top of Matsue Castle tower / to take a walk along one of 100 scenic roads in Japan / to cruise around the castle ground
  • to visit Izumo Grand Shrine and learn a little bit about the mythological stories in Izumo area

Important

every day from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

This course may require you to walk a lot including steep steps in the ground of the castle and the castle tower.

What‘s included
guide fee
What‘s not included
transportation fee ( you and a guide ):
entrance fee:
lunch, dinner( you and a guide ) or anything you drink and eat
Meeting Point
at your Hotel in Matsue city or the Matsue station or the Izumo Air port is OK.
Ending Point
at your Hotel in Matsue city or the Matsue station
Duration
8 hours
Starting time
09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 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 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 prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.

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