Naoshima! Teshima! Inujima! Shodoshima! Enjoy art in 4 islands.
①Holy place of modern art「Naoshima Island」・・Chichu Art Museum, whose facilities are mostly built underground! What's more, tour visits "Benesse House Museum"! Various artworks are displayed across the museum.
②Abundant nature is a charm of the island「Teshima Island」・・Teshima Art Museum! Enjoy artworks which are harmonizing with with nature.
③Symbolic scenery of smokestacks on the island「Inujima Island」・・Inujima Seirensho Art Museum! Art and architecture viewing inside/outside the museum, which was a refinery in the past.
TakamatsuTakamatsu Port<Chartered Ship>Teshima Island・Karato Port (Teshima Art Museum)Inujima Island (Inujima Seirensho Art Museum & House Project)Uno PortUno Station<Local Train>Okayama Station<Shinkansen>Shin-Osaka Station (Arrival 19:30~20:15)
(For the actual tour language of your preferred departure day, please look at the booking form. If you make a booking within 7 days to the departure, we may not be able to arrange your preferred language support. In such case, you will be guided by Japanese speaking tour director with an itinerary in your preferred language.)
The Scope of Language Support
A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.
Minimum number of participants for operation
18 persons *When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).
Expenses for transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. * None of the expenses will be refunded even though the items concerned are not used by a participant for personal reasons.
Items not included
Expenses for transportation, meal(s), admission fee(s) not specified in the itinerary, personal expenses during the tour (telephone, laundry or beverages etc.) and optional tour fees.
Items included in "Infant price"
Bus seat only
Day 2: JR local train between Uno Station and Okayama Station has non-reserved seats only. Please note you may not be able to have a seat when the train is crowded. On the way to Okayama Station, you need to change trains at "Chayamachi Station".
Please see artworks at Chichu Art Museum by yourself. The museum has setting of the number of group visitors. 1 group of up to 15 people is allowed to enter the museum within the limited time allowance. Please note you might have to wait when arriving at the museum or while viewing art in the museum.
2 single rooms might be provided in some cases to those who made a reservation with 1 room for 2 participants.
Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended.
According to traffic conditions etc, the order of the itinerary may have to be changed.
Please note that the tour is for Japanese citizens and basically operated in Japanese. The accompanied staff gives you the basic information (such as meeting place and time at each stop) in English or Chinese, however, she/he does not gives you the detailed information of visiting places.
Seats for your group members in the plane or shinkansen may be separated due to the arrangement.
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 for typhoon, heavy snow, or other circumstances beyond our control, we decide the matter by 3pm Japan time one day before the departure and inform you about it by e-mail.
The place that the tour disbands may be different from the one that it meets. For the actual place, ask the tour conductor on the spot.
(Act on the Protection of Personal Information has been revised since May 30, 2017.)
Customer information, such as name, age, gender and others may be forwarded to the hotels
or necessary organizations for the tour arrangement.
Completion of the tour reservation shall be deemed to agree upon above condition.