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Hidden Christians Tour in Amakusa (full-day tour by my car)

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Discover the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage sites of the Amakusa islands, recognized as the "Hidden Christian sites in the Nagasaki Region." Dating back to the 16th century, these sites reveal the enduring legacy of Catholicism despite a 17th-century ban. Explore churches and museums that chronicle over 250 years of clandestine faith, offering a profound glimpse into the resilience and stories of Amakusa's Hidden Christians.

This tour will be conducted in my car for your convenience.

09:30 AM

Meeting Point

Your hotel in Hondo Area or Hondo Bus Center. I will pick you up with my car Honda fit.

- If your hotel is not in the Hondo area, tour duration and cost might change.

09:50 AM

Amakusa Christian Museums

Learning the history about Hidden Christian in Japan and Amakusa.

10:50 AM

Roadside Station Miyajidake Kakashi no Mura

Roadside station ( Michino-eki), which used to be a local elementary school. Scarcawes representing local and traditional events will welcome you. You can also have lunch (850 ~1300 JPY)

11:40 AM

Collegio Museum

Museums for the time when Christianity flourished in Amakusa.

12:10 PM

Sakitsu Village

A site of World Heritage. Walking at the local fishery village and visiting Sakitsu Church, Saktisu Shrine and Minatoya Museum. You can have lunch here. There are authentic sushi restaurants, Italian restaurants, and Champon noodle restaurants.

02:10 PM

Oe Church

The Church was built in the Oe area, where also have many hidden Christians lived. You will see how much Father. Garnier was loved by local people.

02:40 PM

Rosary Museum

The museum focuses on the time of the ban on Christianity.

Ending Point

Back to your hotel in Hondo area or Hondo Bus Center

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

-Guide fee

-Admission fee for museums (One day ticket)

-Transportation via my Honda Fit, Subcompact car(B)

-Gasoline fee

-Toll fee

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What‘s not included

-Lunch (1000 ~ 2000 JPY)

*6000 JPY for authentic Sushi

Tour Important Information

* You have some options for lunch. Please let me know in advance if you have any food allergies or other dietary restrictions.

*Vehicle is my Honda Fit. This is a Subcompact car (B) class, and some might feel uncomfortable sitting in the rear seat with three adults. In that case, I can use a car rental for a bigger size car, so please let me know before the booking.

Please contact with me for details!

*The museum is closed on certain days of the week, at which time we will adjust our time at other spots.

Cancellation Policy

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$392/ per group