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

    Iwate
    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$350/ per group
    Nobu S.
    4.57(68) reviews

    Kakunodate Samurai District & Lake Tazawa (from Morioka)

    Iwate
    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$303/ per group
    Akiko O.
    4.78(9) reviews

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

    Iwate
    3 hours

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

    FROM$197/ per group
    Toshiaki C.

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

    Iwate
    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$63/ per group
    Shunsuke W.
    5.00(3) reviews

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