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Iwate Private Tours & Local Tour Guides

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    Popular Tours in Iwate

    World Heritage Hiraizumi, Genbikei Gorge & Geibikei Gorge - Possible to take a day trip from Tokyo

    7 hours

    This is a tour to visit 3 popular sightseeing places in Iwate. We will visit World Heritage Hiraizumi, Genbikei Gorge and Geibikei Gorge by a wagon taxi and train/bus. You can see the second most prosperous city in 12th century Japan. You will also enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the two different types of gorges.

    FROM$360/ per group
    Nobu S.
    4.58(71) reviews

    Kakunodate Samurai District & Lake Tazawa (from Morioka)

    6 hours

    This is a private tour by van or by bullet train and bus from Morioka in Iwate Prefecture to visit Samurai District in Kakunodate and Lake Tazawa in Akita Prefecture. Six samurai residences remain in Kakunodate, making it one of the best places to see an example of a Japanese castle town. Lake Tazawa is the deepest lake in Japan, and its sapphire-blue lake is astonishingly beautiful.

    FROM$250/ per group
    Akiko O.
    4.78(9) reviews

    Historische Stadt Hiraizumi - Chuson-ji Tempel & Motsu-ji Tempel

    3 hours

    Die Tempel- und Gartenanlagen von Hiraizumi wurden im 2011 nach dem Erdbeben und Tsunami Katastrophen im UNESCO Weltkulturerbe eingetragen. Wir können...

    FROM$163/ per group
    Toshiaki C.

    Hiraizumi (World Heritage Site) – Golden Temple Representing Buddhist Pure Land

    4 hours

    Hiraizumi is the first Unesco World Heritage Site in Tohoku (north-eastern Japan). Beautiful temples and gardens in this area represent the adoration for Pure Land, or Buddhist Paradise. Hiraizumi was so prosperous in 12th century thanks to the production of gold. Konjikido Hall in Chusonji Temple is a symbol of Hiraizumi. Its building is covered with gold leaf.

    FROM$52/ per group
    Shunsuke W.
    5.00(3) reviews

    Day Trips from Iwate

    Iwate Private Tours & Local Tour Guides

    Whether it’s your first time to Iwate or you are back to discover more, a good tour guide can make all the difference. Enjoy the best of what Iwate has to offer, without all the fuss of planning everything by yourself! You can pick your favorite itinerary from the Iwate tours offered by our local guides, but feel free to ask for customizations based on your preferences. We want to help travelers get the most out of their trips, and we believe a good tour with a local guide is the best way to ensure that. There is so much to see and do in Iwate, and the best way to get the most out of your time there is to have a local expert with you. GoWithGuide is committed to delivering unforgettable tour experiences, so let us help you create your next favorite memory.