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Takachiho full day tour - Nature and Mythology

Car Tour (driver & guide)
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Embark on a magical journey to Takachiho, just 90 minutes from Kumamoto City. This private tour immerses you in the essence of Takachiho with a blend of nature, mythology, and culture.

Begin at Takachiho Gorge with a serene boat ride through emerald waters amidst cliffs and waterfalls. Visit Takachiho Shrine, nestled among ancient cedars, and learn about Shinto myths. Explore Amano Iwato Shrine and discover the cave of the Sun Goddess.

09:00 AM

Meeting Point

Meet at Hotel in Kumamoto City or Kumamoto Station

10:30 AM

Takachiho Gorege

Takachiho Gorge stretches approximately 7 kilometers with cliffs rising about 80 to 100 meters high. Enclosed by columnar basalt rock formations, the gorge offers a serene setting for a boat ride through emerald waters. Visitors can also explore the area around "Manai no Taki," a waterfall selected as one of Japan's Top 100 Waterfalls.

Lunch

You can enjoy local cuisine like Nagashi Somen Noodle or Takachiho Wagyu beef.

02:00 PM

Takachiho Shrine

At the heart of Takachiho, Takachiho Shrine stands as a central place of worship for the myths and deities of Japanese Shinto. With a history dating back to 1900, it remains a revered site where visitors can experience the essence of local spiritual practices amidst ancient cedar trees.

03:00 PM

Amano Iwato Shrine

Amano Iwato Shrine offers access to a special place of worship within an area where photography is prohibited—a sacred domain. It guides visitors to Amano-yasugawara, the sacred meeting place where, according to myth, 8 million gods convened. The site is characterized by its mysterious and mystical atmosphere, adorned with numerous stacked stones.

Ending Point

Your hotel in Kumamoto City or Kumamoto Station

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Guide fee, toll, parking and boat rental fee( 1 boat / 3 people)

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What‘s not included

・Taxi fee for 9 hours

-Sedan type for 1-3 people: 42000 JPY

-Large type for 3-8 people: 65000 JPY


・Lunch and snacks

Tour Important Information

*This tour uses taxi rental for all day.

*Reservations are required for the boat experience. If the experience is canceled due to weather, the experience fee will be refunded in cash on the day of the tour. If reservations cannot be made, it is possible to wait for your turn on the day of the tour, but you will have to wait.

* Please let me know in advance if you have any food allergies or other dietary restrictions.

Cancellation Policy

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    Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
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    50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
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$474/ per group