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Yamato-Koriyama Castle Ruins and Goldfish Town Walking Tour in Nara

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Go off the beaten path to explore Yamato-Koriyama in Nara with a local English-speaking guide. Head to the stone ruins of Koriyama castle for the history before visiting the goldfish museum and production sites to discover a cultural side of Japan.

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Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 62.32
USD 62.32
Child (Age 7-12)
USD 31.16
USD 31.16
Child (Age 0-6)
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 62.32
USD 62.32
Child (Age 7-12)
USD 31.16
USD 31.16
Child (Age 0-6)
free
free
  • Duration: 3 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide
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Starting time: 09:00 14:00
Starting time: 09:00 14:00
  • 09:00 Check-in at Kintetsu Koriyama Station
  • Koriyama Castle (45 minutes)
    c8ec966e5ffaa1711043d80fbd6cdcbc0a4b4aac Built in the 16th century, Koriyama castle has been an important location of governmental events during the time of the samurai. Once abandoned in the Meiji era, the premises of the castle displays the stoned relics and surrounding moats of the past.
  • Yanagi-cho Shopping Street (60 minutes)
    9 Immerse yourself in an old downtown atmosphere as you stroll the retro shopping streets of Yanagi-cho. Stop by an Inari shrine before visiting a 400-year-old Japanese sweets shop. Take a break at a cafe where you can find many goldfish swimming in a phonebooth!
  • Kingyoda Goldfish Production (50 minutes)
    IMG_1296 Known to be one of Japan's leading goldfish production sites, see the numerous amount of goldfish swimming throughout the many culturing ponds.
  • Koriyama Goldfish Musuem
    fish-3639058_1920 During the stop, you will also visit the museum where you can see photos of different types of goldfish. Learn more about the importance of goldfish with your guide as you tour around the museum.
  • 12:00 Tour Ends at Kintetsu Koriyama Station
Notes
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
Additional Note(s)
    • Participants may extend their tour time by paying JPY 1,000 per person, per 30 minutes on site.
    • Food, drinks and personal expenses are not included in the tour fare.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 9.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 15:00 local time, 7 business days to 00:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 00:00 local time, 1 business days to 15:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 15:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 62.32
USD 62.32

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Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 3 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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Yamato-Koriyama Castle Ruins and Goldfish Town Walking Tour in Nara