Home Japan Shizuoka Tours Let’s stretch arms a...

Let’s stretch arms and legs to climb Ku-no-za-n with your pedometer.

by Hideaki
6h $ 298 Price up to 6 people

Highlights

  • Visit the birthplace of Jirocho SHIMIZU (Mr.)
  • VIsit Kunozan Toshogu, the original burial site of Ieyasu TOKUGAWA, the first shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate nearly 400 years ago.

Select Date and Travelers

Use the coupon code WELCOME to get 10% off with this guide

When?
People
297.60 USD

Price up to 6 people
FREE cancelation 30 days prior

Overview

Visit the birthplace and relic hall of Jirocho SHIMIZU (Mr.) to gain an appreciation and understanding of his past.
Climbe 1,100 stone steps to Kunozan shrine and enjoy spectacular view of Suruga Bay behind you while climbing them.

What to Expect

Visit the birthplace and relic hall of Jirocho SHIMIZU (Mr.) to gain an appreciation and understanding of his past.
Let's climb 1,100 stone steps to Kunozan together and enjoy spectacular view of Suruga Bay behind you while climbing them.
Timelines:
10:00 a.m. Meet at SPDP (S-PULSE DREAM PLAZA / Shimizu Port (Shimizu Port is
across from the building) (Access: Take a free shuttle bus available
from East Exit, JR Shimizu to S-PULSE DREAM PLAZA)
(Tips: You will be able to get to SPDP at 09:45 if you take 09:35 shuttle bus, departing JR Shimizu Station, East Exit)

10:30 a.m. Arrive at the birthplace of Jirocho SHIMIZU (Mr.)
(a 30-minute walk), stop by the Relic Hall on the way back to gain an appreciation and understanding of his past.

11:30-11:45 Back to SPDP
11:45-12:20 Lunch inside SPDP, or you can bring your own.

12:30-12:40 Take 12:30 shuttle bus to JR Shimizu station

13:00-13:25 Take 13:00 bus to Kuno Yamashita bus stop, (Fare:460
yen)

13:25-13:55 Start climbing 1,100 stone steps to get to the shrine office
(Admission: 800 yen to cover both the shrine and museum)

13:55-15:10 tour the site
While climbing 1,100 stone steps to Kunozan, you can enjoy the
view over Suruga Bay; the Izu Island chain in the back.
Kunozan Toshogu is the original burial site of Ieyasu TOKUGAWA, the first shogun
of the Tokugawa shogunate nearly 400 years ago, his gravestone is facing west
and learn why so.

15:10-15:30 Start descending to Kuno Yamashita bus stop to get bus
leaving for Shimizu station at 15:36.

15:36-16:00 Shimizu station
At the end of the tour, you’ll see how many steps you’ll have made on your pedometer.
16:00 - Back to Shimizu Port

read more

Organized by

Hideaki Licensed Guide

Highlights

  • Visit the birthplace of Jirocho SHIMIZU (Mr.)
  • VIsit Kunozan Toshogu, the original burial site of Ieyasu TOKUGAWA, the first shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate nearly 400 years ago.

Important

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

Admission fee (800 yen /person) to cover both the Kunozan Shrine and its Museum.
Most of the tour sites offer free entrance for a government licensed guide interpreter.
Transport expenses (approx. 1,000 yen/person)
The tour requires 4 participants at least.
Please let us know your dietary requirements.
Wear your comfortable shoes and bring your pedometers.

What‘s included
Guide fee
What‘s not included
* The more the merrier 6 rather than 4.
* Admission fee(800 yen/person) to cover both the Kunozan Shrine and its Museum
* Most of the tour sites offer free entrance for a government licensed guide interpreter
* Transport expenses (approx. 1,000 yen/person)
Meeting Point
SPDP (S-PULSE DREAM PLAZA/ Shimizu Port
Ending Point
JR Shimizu station
Duration
6 hours
Starting time
10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 6 people

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.

View More Frequently Asked Questions read more

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.