Tour Code : K1201 ( 2 days )

【From Osaka】Hands-on Experience of the Traditional Culture of Kanazawa♪ Shirakawa-go・Gokayama, 2 Days

Tour operates from 2 participants!

Shirakawa-go (image)
  • Shirakawa-go (image)
    Shirakawa-go (image)
  • Japanese sweets making (image)
    Japanese sweets making (image)
  • Kaga Hachiman Okiagari Painting Experience (image)
    Kaga Hachiman Okiagari Painting Experience (image)
  • Kenrokuen Garden (image)
    Kenrokuen Garden (image)
  • Higashi Chaya District (image)
    Higashi Chaya District (image)

Highlights

・Day 1: Choose 1 culture experience (Japanese sweets making, Kaga Hachiman Okiagari toy painting, gold leaf plate making)
※At the culture experience, Japanese speaking staff is provided. Let's try in the same way as you watch the professional demonstration or monitor.
・Enjoy exploring Kanazawa using 1 day bus pass!
・Enjoy tasting Japanese sweets at the 2 shops. Please choose 2 shops from the 5 shops.
・Day 2: The World Heritage tour at Shirakawa-go and Gokayama.
※Regular sightseeing bus is operated in Japanese.

◆◆Please write in the "Remarks".◆◆
★This is an independent tour and no tour staff is provided.
[1] Necessary documents as final itinerary sheet and coupons are delivered to your hotel or the Kansai International Airport. Please write the name of the place and the date where you wish to receive them (for the hotel, please also write name of a person who booked the hotel).

[2]Please write your choice of the culture experience. (Timetable will be informed after the reservation is completed.)
Japanese sweets making, Kaga Hachiman Okiagari painting, Gold leaf plate making

Itinerary

Day 1JR Shin Osaka station (Departure 7:44~9:17)trainJR Limited Express "Thunderbird"trainJR Kanazawa station (Arrival 10:25~11:58)walkLeave your baggage at the hotelwalk JR Kanazawa station, At "Kanazawa Sightseeing Information", exchange your coupon to "Japanese sweets & experience ticket (Kanazawa Takumi Coupon)" and "1 Day Bus Pass". walkEnjoy sightseeing using 1 Day Bus Pass. Kenrokuen Garden, Higashi Chaya District, Omi Market are recommended.◆Enjoy culture experience◆walkHotel (Overnight)
Breakfast : 0 / Lunch : 0 / Dinner : 0
Accommodation : Hotel Kanazawa
Day 2Hotel (※Please check-out by yourself.)walkKanazawa station, West exit (Departure 8:00)◆2 World Heritage Sites Sightseeing Bus◆bus Fukube Falls bus Toganokidai bus Shirakawa-go (11:15~13:15 / Stroll and Lunch) bus Gokayama Ainokura Gassho-style farm houses village (14:00~14:50, Stroll) bus Sasaraya (15:25~15:55)◆Hand-grilled rice crackers experience. ◆ busKanazawa station (16:50 Arrival / Transfer to JR Limited Express train・Departure 17:33~17:54)trainJR Limited Express ThunderbirdtrainJR Shin Osaka station, Arrival (20:09~20:38)
Breakfast : 1 / Lunch : 1 / Dinner : 0
Accommodation :

Departures & Prices

Departure PlaceDeparture DateTour Price
per person
shared by 3shared by 2

Designated place

2017

Jul. 27, 30, 31,

Aug. 03, 06, 07, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27, 28, 31,

Sep. 03, 04, 07, 10, 11, 14, 18, 21, 24, 25, 28,

Adult
12 or older
JPY 35,000JPY 37,000
Child
6 to 11
JPY 24,500JPY 37,000
Infant
3 to 5
JPY 0JPY 0

Designated place

2017

Jul. 29,

Aug. 05, 19, 26,

Sep. 02, 23,

Adult
12 or older
JPY 38,500JPY 41,000
Child
6 to 11
JPY 26,500JPY 41,000
Infant
3 to 5
JPY 0JPY 0

Designated place

2017

Aug. 10, 14,

Sep. 16, 17,

Adult
12 or older
JPY 41,500JPY 43,500
Child
6 to 11
JPY 29,000JPY 43,500
Infant
3 to 5
JPY 0JPY 0

Designated place

2017

Aug. 12, 13,

Adult
12 or older
JPY 44,500JPY 48,500
Child
6 to 11
JPY 32,000JPY 48,500
Infant
3 to 5
JPY 0JPY 0
Tour Status

Detail

Region(s)Kanazawa, Shirakawa-go
Duration2 days
Language
  • English
  • Chinese
(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 SupportThis particular course is operated as a free plan tour, therefore there will not be any language support from a tour conductor.
We will however, provide the final confirmation and itinerary in the preferred language of your choice.
Minimum number of participants for operation2 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).
Minimum number of participants for booking2 persons
Accommodation
  • Hotel Kanazawa
  • Twin room with bath and toilet (2~3 guests/room) 《Check-in》13:00
Meal(s)Breakfast : 1 / Lunch : 1 / Dinner : 0
Items includedExpenses 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 includedExpenses 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"Facility usage charge: Free of charge (※If you need seat and bedding, please reserve as child.) When 0 - 2 years old infant participates, please write in the Remarks of the reservation form.
Notes
  • 【Inclusions】One culture experience, Japanese sweets (at 2 shops), 1 Day Bus Pass of Hokutetsu Bus for the buses in Kanazawa city, regular sightseeing bus on Day 2 (lunch included), round trip JR limited express trains, one night accommodation at the hotel (with breakfast).
  • This is an independent trip, no tour guide is provided. The necessary documents such as the final itinerary sheet and tickets/coupons will be delivered to you. Please handle the formalities/procedures during the trip by yourself. The final itinerary sheet, tickets/coupons, and other necessary documents will be sent to your hotel or the airport one day before the date of the tour. Please write the hotel/airport name in the “REMARKS” Column
  • ◆Japanese sweets & experience coupon (Kanazawa Takumi Coupon)◆ Exchange your coupon at "Kanazawa sightseeing information" in Kanazawa station east exit. Please also collect 1 Day Bus Pass. Please give the experience coupon at the venue (Kanazawa Kanko Bussan Kan) and Japanese sweets coupon at the sweets shops. Please refer to the below link for detail.
  • ◆Culture experience◆At Ishikawaken Kanko Bussankan (Tel:076-222-7788) 1 minute walk from "Kenrokuen Garden・ Kanazawa Castle Park (S7)" Bus stop on Hokutetsu Bus from JR Kanazawa station (20 min. ride) Kenrokuen Shuttle is convenient. Please give experience coupon at the venue.
  • ◆Selections of the sweets shop.◆(Please refer to above link for the access map.) Please choose 2 shops from the five selections. 1、Koshiyama Kanseido(TEL:076-221-0336) 2、Itaya Honten(TEL:076-221-0232) 3、Wagashi Murakami Nagamachi Honten(TEL:076-264-4223) 4、Nakataya Higashiyama Honten(TEL:076-252-1048) 5、Shibafune Koide Higashiyama(TEL:080-6357-5619) ※Shops are not open everyday. Please check in advance. ※When you use the coupon, please speak to the staff that you use the coupon and give one coupon to the shop.
  • 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.
  • Charge for change or cancellation

How to Reserve

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