By taxi, you'll be picked up and dropped off at the port of Shimizu to tour the Satta Pass (Observation Platform) where you see first-hand Mt. Fuji from a distance, the site where Hiroshige Blue must have depicted for the woodblock print, Hiroshige Museum, Nihon Daira High Plateau, tea leaves picking, ropeway to-and-from Kunozan Toshogu Shrine, and Miho no Matsubara, among others.
Feel free to personalize this offer with Hideaki.
Admission Ticket to Hiroshige Museum 510 yen/person
Ropeway (RT) 1,100 yen/person
Set price including ropeway (RT), admissiion tickets to Toshogu Shrine and it’s museum is 1,750 yen/person
Tax fare: 6 hours, approximately 53,000 yen. (When decided, an estimate to be provided by taxi company.).
Update of the site: I will be in Nagasaki, Kyushu, in August, tentatively, August the 4th(Tue.) through the 6th (Thur.). I am happy to show you around "hidden Christian sites" with terraced paddy fields, "TA-NA-DA". The sceneries imprinted in Venezia come to my mind when I stand near the Hirado pier. Our itnerary (meeting at Sasebo at 9:00 and finishing there at about 17:30) includes Whale Museum, one of the main local industries of the time, too. I will help you with information on other tourists’ spots on the beaten track. If interested, please e-mail me for the particulars. (as of March 10, 2020)
I am available during the public holiday seasons and semester-end breaks; April 28 - May 6, Dec. 25 - January 7, and the month of August. Could you please bookmark them on your calendar and I will be ready to attend to you. Thank you. Hideaki
10:00 departing the port of Shimizu by taxi
10:30 Satta Pass (observation platform)
11:00 Hiroshige Museum
Please try out “U-KI-YO-E” or woodblock printing, depicting the daily life of the time, and make your masterpiece there, by following instructions. You can actually compare the sceneries you’ve witnessed not a long ago to the great masterpiece of the 19th century.
13:00-15:00 Kunozan Toshogu Shrine by ropeway
15:30 Miho no Matsubara
16:00 Back to the Port of Shimizu
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