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Himeji Castle and Takeda Castle Ruins Two Day Tour from Tokyo

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Takeda Castle Ruins from above

Fly from Tokyo to explore the World Heritage Site of Himeji Castle and explore the mystical Takeda Castle, known as the Machu Picchu of Japan!

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Spend the summer in the south of Japan and experience history through visits to famous castles. Himeji Castle was registered as one of the first UNESCO World Heritage sites of Japan in 1996 and was closed for almost 5 years for renovation. Now reopened, learn more about Himeji Castle and explore the charming city of Kobe.Another highlight of the trip is a visit the heavenly ruins of the Takeda Castle. Often referred to as the Castle in the Sky or the Machu Picchu of Japan, the castle stands high up 353 meters above sea level.

Tour departs from June too October.
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Notes
Restriction(s)
    • If less than 20 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • In the Kitano district each location will be needing a separate admission fee. The admission fee is not included in the tour price.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • A coach seat and an airplane ticket are included for Infants. Meals and admission fees are not included.
    • Only 15,000 people can enter Himeji Castle per day. Although we will make every effort to get advance tickets, there may be times when we cannot get the tickets. Also, there may be a lengthy wait before entering the castle keep.
    • Flower blooming times vary slightly according to weather.
    • Wearing comfortable clothes and shoes is strongly recommended.
    • Please note that the tour is for Japanese citizens and basically operated in Japanese. The staff will provide basic information (such as meeting places and times at each stop) in English or Chinese, however, she/he will not be able to provide detailed information about the sights.
    • We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to traffic, weather or other circumstances that are beyond our control.
    • If we have to cancel the tour due to typhoon, heavy snow or other circumstances beyond our control, we will inform you about the cancellation by e-mail by 15:00 of the day before the tour is set to depart.
    • The place where the tour disbands may be different from the place where it started. For detailed information, please ask the tour conductor on the day.
    • Participants under 15 years old must be accompanied by a guardian. In the event that the participant is between the ages of 15 and 20 , he/she needs to submit a written consent form from his/her guardian.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a minimum of 2.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 17:30 local time, 21 business days to 17:30 local time, 8 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 17:30 local time, 8 business days to 17:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 17:30 local time, 2 business days to 17:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 17:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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Language English, Japanese, Chinese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 2 day
Availability Daily
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