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Gifu castle, Gifu great statue of Buddha and Hida beef tour

Day Trip

Satomi O.

4.00(1) reviews
Gifu
English
8 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 5 people

About 30 minutes train ride from Nagoya will take you to Gifu, where you can enjoy Gifu castle, Great Statue of Buddha and Hida beef.

You can enjoy a panoramic view from the castle, because it is on the mountain whose height is 329m. The ropeway will take you to the top of the mountain. Near Gifu castle,

there is a temple which has a Great Statue of Buddha. Let's enjoy Hida beef for lunch!

Meeting Point

At your hotel in or near Nagoya

09:30 AM

A panoramic view from Gifu castle

Gifu castle is on the top of the mountain, so you can enjoy an amazing panoramic view!

12:00 PM

Hida beef lunch

Gifu is famous for Hida beef, whih is very popular Japanese beef. At the restaurant near Gifu castle, you can enjoy delicious lunch.

02:00 PM

Great Statue of Buddha

In Japan, there are about 100 great statues of Buddha. Among them, the statue in Gifu is one of the three most famous statues.

Ending Point

At your hotel in or near Nagoya

What to Expect

About 30minutes train ride from Nagoya will take you to Gifu, where you can enjoy Gifu castle. Do you know a famous feudal lord, Nobunaga Oda? He used to be one of the owners of this castle. Gifu castle is on the top of the mountain named Mt. Kinka, whose height is 329m. The ropeway will take you to the top of the mountain. You can enjoy a great panoramic view from the castle tower. Near the castle, there is a temple where you can see a Great Statue of Buddha. In Japan, there are about 100 Great Statues of Buddha. Ones in Nara and Kamakura and here in Gifu are called 3 MOST FAMOUS STATUES! Gifu is famous for Hida beef. Hida beef is one of the popular Japanese beef. Why don't you enjoy Hida beef lunch at a restaurant near Gifu castle? The building of this restaurant used to be a Japanese old house, so you can enjoy the traditional Japanese atmosphere.


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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick up in Nagoya area, lunch for a guide

What‘s not included

transportation fee : JR train - about 1000 yen for a round trip / adult : bus fare - about 400 yen for a round trip / adult : ropeway fare - 1080 yen for a round trip / adult, Hida beef lunch : about 5000 yen / person, entrance fee to Gifu castle : 200 yen / adult, entrance fee to Syoho temple : 200 yen / adult, transportation fee for a guide (2000 yen)

Important Information

The tours are flexible so it is possible to adapt them to your needs or interests. Please use the Send a Message button to contact me.

1) Lunch price at the Hida beef restaurant is around 5,000 yen. We need to make a reservation beforehand. If you would like more affordable restaurant, let's have lunch at

another restaurant.

2) We walk in the mountain, so please wear comfortable shoes.


Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 2 day(s) prior to meeting time

Reviews

J

Joy R.

Oct 11, 2019

Enjoyable tour.

Satomi is warm, knowledgeable and patient. Quite helpful too.

Satomi O.

Thank you for your review I hope you enjoyed dinner!

$166/ per group

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