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Shonai and Sakata Highlights Private Charter Self-Guided Tour in Yamagata

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Conveniently tour around the city of Sakata on a comfortable taxi! See the best of Yamagata and the wonders of Tohoku on a half-day or full-day trip. Explore the Three Mountains of Dewa, Somaro Art Museum, and historical landmarks.

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Price
Half-Day 5 Hour Tour
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 1.
1 Charter (persons 1-4)
USD 324.92
USD 324.92
1 Charter (persons 1-5)
USD 388.00
USD 388.00
1 Charter (persons 1-9)
USD 431.96
USD 431.96
Quick Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
1 Charter (persons 1-4)
USD 324.92
USD 324.92
1 Charter (persons 1-5)
USD 388.00
USD 388.00
1 Charter (persons 1-9)
USD 431.96
USD 431.96
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Charter fee / Japanese-speaking driver
  • Schedule
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  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
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  • Drop-off
    Time & Location
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Starting time: 08:00 - 13:00 (Show details)
Starting time: 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 (Hide details)
  • 08:00 Pick-up from Select Sakata City Hotels or JR Sakata Station
  • 09:00 Mt. Haguro (70 min.)
    2632857 With a history of 1,400 years, it has been a staple of Shonai sightseeing, which includes "Sanjingosaiden" with the best Japanese thatched roof. There are 585 cedar trees including those over 300 years old. There are also 2,446 steps on the stone stairways as well.
  • 11:10 Sankyo Soko (60 min.)
    3770960 Stroll through the street aligned with storehouses that once stored rice in the late 1800's. Some of the storehouses are still being used today as museums showcasing traditional artifacts. During this time, stop by a cafe or restaurant in the area for lunch.
    Lunch fare not included in tour fare.
  • Sakata Yume no Yakata Shop
    Pick-up some local delicacies and crafts at the Yume no Yakata shop. Find a nice souvenir or treat to take back with you!
  • 12:15 Somaro Maiko Teahouse (40 min.)
    Experience the history and culture of Sakata at Somaya. Once a restaurant with a history of over 200 years, explore the historical building while taking lovely photos of the traditional tearoom and gardens.
  • 13:00 Drop-off at Select Sakata City Hotels or JR Sakata Station
Package detail / Schedule
Full Day 8 Hour Tour
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 1.
1 Charter (persons 1-4)
USD 491.21
USD 491.21
1 Charter (persons 1-5)
USD 589.26
USD 589.26
1 Charter (persons 1-9)
USD 656.73
USD 656.73
Quick Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
1 Charter (persons 1-4)
USD 491.21
USD 491.21
1 Charter (persons 1-5)
USD 589.26
USD 589.26
1 Charter (persons 1-9)
USD 656.73
USD 656.73
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 8 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Charter fee / Japanese-speaking driver
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 08:00 Pick-up from Select Sakata City Hotels or JR Sakata Station
  • 08:40 Zenpoji Temple (30 min.)
    Having a history for over 1,100 years, it has been a place to pray for marine security and a big catch of fish. Many people come to worship the Dragon God in the temple. The main hall, Ryuo-den, and the five-storied pagoda are the highlights of the temple.
  • 09:25 Kamo Aquarium (60 min.)
    jellyfish-3964165_1280 Stop by the Kamo Aquarium famous for its massive collection of jellyfish. See the many colorful jellyfish swim around while saying hello to the unique underwater creatures from both freshwater and seas around Yamagata.
  • 11:15 Mt. Haguro (70 min.)
    2632857 With a history of 1,400 years, it has been a staple of Shonai sightseeing, which includes "Sanjingosaiden" with the best Japanese thatched roof. There are 585 cedar trees including those over 300 years old. There are also 2,446 steps on the stone stairways as well.
  • 13:25 Sankyo Soko (80 min.)
    3770960 Stroll through the street aligned with storehouses that once stored rice in the late 1800's. Some of the storehouses are still being used today as museums showcasing traditional artifacts. During this time, stop by a cafe or restaurant in the area for lunch.
    Lunch fare not included in tour fare.
  • Sakata Yume no Yakata Shop
    Pick-up some local delicacies and crafts at the Yume no Yakata shop. Find a nice souvenir or treat to take back with you!
  • 14:50 Somaro Maiko Teahouse (40 min.)
    Experience the history and culture of Sakata at Somaya. Once a restaurant with a history of over 200 years, explore the historical building while taking lovely photos of the traditional tearoom and gardens.
  • 15:35 Sanno Club (30 min.)
    In the late 1800's, Sanno Club was a high-end restaurant in Sakata. With a history of over a hundred years, it is now used as a tourist facility where you can see many exhibits from the Edo period.
  • 16:00 Drop-off at Select Sakata City Hotels or JR Sakata Station
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
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    • Additional fares will be needed for transfers from Shonai Airport.
Additional Note(s)
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    • There are no guides on this activity.
    • When facilities are closed, the driver will take you to somewhere different.
    • Fees such as admission, highway fares, meals, and tolls are not included. The payment can be done on site.
    • Schedule may change due to the traffic, weather, time at each place on the day.
    • This tour will be held only in Japanese.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • All Packages
    • You can book a maximum of 1.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 324.92
From USD 324.92

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Language Japanese
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 5 - 8 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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