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    Shimizu Shore Excursion Tours

    A Day-Trip from Shimizu Port, Customized for You!

    Shimizu
    7 hours

    Would you like to spend a nice day starting from Shimizu? In a shore excursion, it is a good starting point to choose which direction you will go. In north-western direction, you have Mt. Fuji, sacred sites related to the mountain and green tea farms. In the east, you will see central Shizuoka, with a castle ruin park, green tea merchant district and a fabulous shrine. I will try to arrange as many of your wishes come true as possible.

    FROM$439/ per group
    Fumie U.
    5.00(16) reviews

    Shore excursion from Shimizu port, the land of Mt.Fuji

    Shimizu
    7 hours

    Shizuoka is one of the most attractive sightseeing destination in Japan. Being in the southern part of the country, its moderate climate allows us to enjoy the warmth and sunshine even in the winter season. There are a lot of places to see in Shizuoka; scenic beauties and places of historical interest, with plenty of local cuisine dishes and flavors to taste. This tour guides a variety of local fascinations compactly, especially for cruise travelers who disembark at Shimizu port.

    FROM$205/ per group
    Motoyuki H.
    4.93(14) reviews

    Let’s stretch out and climb Ku-no-za-n with your pedometer.

    Shimizu
    6 hours

    Visit the birthplace and relic hall of Jirocho SHIMIZU (Mr.) to gain an appreciation and understanding of his past.Climbe 1,100 stone steps to Kunozan shrine and enjoy spectacular view of Suruga Bay behind you while climbing them.

    FROM$239/ per group
    Hideaki W.

    Mt. Fuji, past and present, seen from a distance.

    Shimizu
    6 hours

    By taxi, you'll be picked up and dropped off at the port of Shimizu to tour the Satta Pass (Observation Platform) where you see first-hand Mt. Fuji from a distance, the site where Hiroshige Blue must have depicted for the woodblock print, Hiroshige Museum, Nihon Daira High Plateau, tea leaves picking, ropeway to-and-from Kunozan Toshogu Shrine, and Miho no Matsubara, among others.

    FROM$224/ per group
    Hideaki W.

    Shimizu Day Trip Tours

    Private Tour from Shimizu Port #1

    Shimizu
    4 hours

    This is a small-group taxi tour for cruise ship passengers anchored in Shimizu Port. Although several bus tours might be offered for them on the ship, some people still prefer flexibility of a small group. If you are traveling by land, a taxi can also pick you up in the Shizuoka City area.

    FROM$183/ per group
    Koji I.
    4.95(21) reviews

    Private Tour from Shimizu Port #2

    Shimizu
    5 hours 30 min

    This is a small-group taxi tour for cruise ship passengers anchored in Shimizu Port. Although several bus tours might be offered to them on the ship, some people still prefer flexibility of a small group. If you are traveling by land, a taxi can also pick you up in the Shizuoka City or Fuji City areas.

    FROM$212/ per group
    Koji I.
    4.95(21) reviews

    Shizuoka Town History Tour

    Shimizu
    4 hours

    The main destinations of this tour are located in the downtown area of Shizuoka City, which is about a 30 to 40-minute drive from Shimizu Port. I made this small-group taxi tour mainly with clients arriving at Shimizu Port in mind, but I can also accomodate people travelling in the Shizuoka City area.

    FROM$183/ per group
    Koji I.
    4.95(21) reviews

    Ukiyo-e Tour in the Old Town of Yui

    Shimizu
    4 hours

    Yui is a small fishing town in Shizuoka City, and it is not so far from Shimizu Port by taxi. On this tour, we will mainly follow the footsteps of Hiroshige, a renowned ukiyo-e artist from the early 19th century, through the old, narrow streets of Yui.

    FROM$183/ per group
    Koji I.
    4.95(21) reviews

    Day Trips from Shimizu

    Private Tours in Shimizu

    Travel like a real local. With our lineup of varied tours we want to help you customize and realize your ideal tour in Shimizu. Our guides can arrange for you to visit areas specific to your interests, so there will be no filler in the itinerary! Browse all the tours we offer in Shimizu, and find the perfect one for you. The tours come in a variety of categories and lengths, so chances are you will be able to find the tour for you. Looking for something you couldn’t find in our lineup? Go ahead and send a message to one of the guides, they will create your tour for you! Teaming up with a local guide and getting their help in planning the itinerary is the smart way to travel, so let them sort everything out for you.