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Let's enjoy City of Water and making handmade "masu" !

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Have you ever been to Ogaki, in Gifu? Ogaki is a beautiful city which has a castle and a canal. The city is called "City of Water" thanks to its beautiful springs and a canal. It also has unique local products, and one of them is "masu", or a square wooden cup. People use it for measuring rice and drinking "sake", Japanese tasty alcohol. It is made of pieces of Japanese cypress. It smells good and eco-friendly product. Let's enjoy beautiful water city and making SDG's product together!!

Gifu Tour Guide - Yuriko S.
Yuriko S.
4.94 / 5
(48 reviews)
09:00 AM

Meeting Point

At your hotel in Nagoya

09:00 AM

Nagoya Station or your hotel

Meet at your hotel in Nagoya

10:00 AM

Ogaki Station

by JR train, let's go to Ogaki, only for 20 minutes ride from Nagoya Station to Ogaki Station.

10:30 AM

Ogaki Castle and History Museum

Ogaki Castle once was a National Treasure and it has a rich history.

11:00 AM

Ohashi Ryoki,

Let's enjoy rare experience of making "masu" at a local factory!

12:00 PM

Haiku Poem Museum

Ogaki is the final destination of famous haiku collection, named "Oku-no-Hosomichi" by Matsuo Basho

12:30 PM

Lunch Time

Let's enjoy local food, such as sushi lunch!

01:30 PM

Ogaki Station

Get on the JR train bound for Nagoya

Ending Point

Ogaki Station

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up in Nagoya area, transportation fee for guide, entrance fee for guide

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What‘s not included

transportation fee for you, entrance fee and masu experience fee for you, lunch for you and guide

Tour Important Information

entrance fee for Ogaki Castle and History Museum is 200 yen per a person

It costs 1000 yen for the experience of making "masu" per a person

entrance fee for Haiku Museum is 300 yen per a person

JR train fare from Nagoya to Ogaki is 770 yen per a person(round trip costs 1540 yen)

It takes about 30 minutes on foot from Ogaki Station to the masu factory

Important message from the guide

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I will guide you every day except for the day that my schedule is not vacant.

I'm a local guide of Gifu, Nagoya and Aichi, but I can guide you around Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, Kanazawa, Takayama and Shiga if you pay my transportation fee.

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Yuriko is absolutely great! Perfect English-speaking guide, very lovely and kind! Absolute recommendation! :)

Hope M.

Thank you so much for excellent review and comments! I'm so happy to see your comments. Your comments encourage me a lot. I will do my best to be a better English speaking guide. Arigatou gozaimasu.

Solid guide

Yuriko came a pretty long way from her home and our 4 hour tour was basically a full day commitment for her. But you wouldn't know it from her energy and enthusiasm. We hit most of the major sights in Takayama, so it was an efficient use of time, and she added some interesting information along the way. Her English skills were excellent, perhaps the best of the 4 guides we used. And like all of our guides she really went out of her way to accommodate our requests and make us feel like her personal guests. She even gave us small handcrafted gifts.

John W.

Thank you for giving me such a wonderful review and nice comment! I'm so happy to read your complement. I also had a good time with you in Takayama. I've sometimes got a good information from my guests during guiding. Yes! this time, your clever daughter gave me a nice information where the watch tower in Takayama Jinya can be seen.(I've visited there so many times, but I've never noticed about it(^-^;) Thank you so much for everything, and please come to Gifu, again! Your guide, Lily(Yuriko)

2 days with Yuriko

My wife and I had spend nice 2 days in Kyoto with our guide Yuriko. Yuriko showed us all the major sightseeing and provided good explanations and guidance, we enjoyed spending time with her in beautiful Kyoto. Thank you Yuriko

Elie A.

Thank you for an excellent review and nice comment so quickly! I also had wonderful two days in Kyoto with you and your wife. Especially, I enjoyed talking with you and your wife while going around Gion area on the first day and Arashiyama area on the second day. I always felt happy because you both were so gentle to me and so cheerful. Please come to Japan in different season, such as early April or late November. I'm sure you'll see another beautiful Japanese scenery. Please enjoy Nara and Osaka, too!(^-^)/

$63/ per group

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