Kawagoe, the little Edo, trying Kimono and some activities on traditional Japan's culture

US $111.00 / Group

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Hi! I'm Yuuji Adachi.

I will guide you!

Description of this tour

Would you like to learn about traditional Japanese culture? We can let you know by not only seeing and listening but playing some unique activities!
You can feel Japanese culture with "wearing, touching, throwing, stepping, washing and of course tasting!
Kawagoe town has many traditional spots like above.
Only seeing and listening to Kawagoe's atmosphere are absolutely enjoyable, but would you like to try doing something unique just within a short time?
You can get here from Ikebukuro station in Tokyo in about 40 minutes by local trains.

I've been engaged in sales in the trading company and the manufacturer and I've often taken care of special guests overseas.
I used to fly into some Asian contries and Germany and got some friends.
My clients said they would like to come to Japan sometime in the future in order to learn about "Japan", which was the main reason why I became a licenced guide with a thinking that I would like to invite them to Japan.
Nowadays I'm torally facinated by something wonderful in Japan and escorting overseas' guests.

I'm familiar with Japanese food being not only luxuarious but affordable as well.
Let me know what you would like to bite, and realize your wish by watching Japanese traditional and innovative, something unforgettable, and wonderful hustle and bustle lives. .

My other licences are as below
TOEIC: 955
Sightseeing geography (Japan): 2nd grade
BATIC (Accounting test in English) : Account Manager Level


Sample Tour Timeline

10:00 AM
"Hon-Kawagoe station" in front of DOUTOR café located outside of the station.

Kawagoe has some stations and it can be confusing with "Kawagoe station".
Hon-Kawagoe station is operated by Seibu railways company.
Kawagoe station is operated by JR and Tobu.
If you cannot be sure, please take a call to me around the meeting time.

10:00 AM
"Hon-Kawagoe station" in front of DOUTOR café located outside of the station.

Kawagoe has some stations and it can be confusing with "Kawagoe station".
Hon-Kawagoe station is operated by Seibu railways company.
Kawagoe station is operated by JR and Tobu.
If you cannot be sure, please take a call to me around the meeting time.

10:30 AM
Kumano Shrine and Renkeiji Temple

Kumano Shrine is very unique. What you can do is to "stepping on the stone bed", "throwing a ring to the target of fortunes", "washing money to be rich", "getting a sacred advice by touching a Jewels!.
Renkeiji Temple is famous for treating illnesses by "touching a sacred statue" called OBINZURU-sama.

10:30 AM
Kumano Shrine and Renkeiji Temple

Kumano Shrine is very unique. What you can do is to "stepping on the stone bed", "throwing a ring to the target of fortunes", "washing money to be rich", "getting a sacred advice by touching a Jewels!.
Renkeiji Temple is famous for treating illnesses by "touching a sacred statue" called OBINZURU-sama.

11:00 AM
Kimono rental shop to change your outfit

Ladies and gentlemen can try Kimono on at reasonable prices, then you start walking again as a traditional person.
You are walking through modernly westernized street!

11:00 AM
Kimono rental shop to change your outfit

Ladies and gentlemen can try Kimono on at reasonable prices, then you start walking again as a traditional person.
You are walking through modernly westernized street!

11:30 AM
"Tasting sweets made from sweet potato", being a Kawagoe's local specialty

You are walking through the street along with buildings made during shogunate period.

11:30 AM
"Tasting sweets made from sweet potato", being a Kawagoe's local specialty

You are walking through the street along with buildings made during shogunate period.

12:00 PM
Bell of the time

Traditional structure of tower with a clock is situated.

12:00 PM
Bell of the time

Traditional structure of tower with a clock is situated.

12:30 PM
Kashiya Yokocho, a street exclusively along with traditional confectionary shops.

Japanese candy, rice crackers, sweets made from sweet potato will welcome you!

12:30 PM
Kashiya Yokocho, a street exclusively along with traditional confectionary shops.

Japanese candy, rice crackers, sweets made from sweet potato will welcome you!

01:00 PM
Lunch time

It is free time.

01:00 PM
Lunch time

It is free time.

02:00 PM
Kimono rental shop

The tour is finished at Kimono rental shop to change your outfit into the original

02:00 PM
Kimono rental shop

The tour is finished at Kimono rental shop to change your outfit into the original

Additional Details

Where we meet

What's included
Things you need
  • Lunch
  • Transport expenses
Notes:

《Price》
Example: You are three in your group: Group charge $80/Group+$50/Person*nunber of guests.
You could choose the level of outfit but you should make an extra payment if it is over 30USD.
You can request an additional tour and some itinerary changes only if there is just your group in the tour.
During this tour, basically you don't get into the places which ask admissions.
Lunch fee and souvenir are not included so you have to pay on your own on site.
Train fare to Hon-Kawagoe station is also on you.
《Note》
Please be advised that there are Hon-Kawagoe station and Kawagoe station as mentioned above.
We make an appointment at Kimono rental shop in advance to try on, so please be sure you cannot cancel and get refund.
It is suggested that you have your luggage left in your hotel as much as possible.
Soba or buckwheat noodle is planned for lunch and we book tables in advance to be able to serve you.

Guest Requirements

The maximum number of group is 2.

Cancellation Policy

Any trip or experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.