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Kurashiki Bikan historical area and Korakuen Park and Okayama Castle in Okayama

Yoko M.

Okayama
English
8 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 4 people

We visit Kurashiki Bikan historical area and walk along the stream with willows beside it. You see old houses and rice warehouses. Now they are used as a museum or shops. After that we visit Korakuen Park. It was one of three most famous parks in Japan. It was created for Tsunamasa Ikeda , the lord of Okayama Han in Edo Period. We also visit Okayama Castle.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

At Okayama Station or your hotel in the case your hotel is near the station

Walking in Korakuen Park and seeing streams, ponds, hills, flowers, and trees

Visiting Okayama Castle

Walking along the stream with willow trees beside it in Kurashiki Bikan historical area

Watching a and shopping Japanese folkcraft

Ivy Square , a hotel and restaurant which was the spinning factory in Meiji Period

Ending Point

At Okayama Station

What to Expect

Kurashiki has many faces. One of them is Kurashiki Bikan historical area. In Edo Period Kurashiki was directly governed by Tokugawa Shogunate and it was prosperous as a town of a merchant. We can see the houses and warehouses in those days along the stream called Kurashiki River. We can watch and buy Japanese folkcraft in the shops and museums. You can eat lunch in Ivy Square, which was a spinning factory in Meiji Period.

Korakuen Park is one of three most beautiful gardens in Japan. It was made for the Japanese feudal lord in Edo Period. It is a very large garden. You walk in the garden and enjoy beautiful scenery of the ponds, streams, hills, some houses . You can visit Okayama Castle which was reconstructed.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee,

hotel pick-up near Okayama Station

What‘s not included

transportation fee(you and guide) the train fare between Okayama and Kurashiki round trip 640 yen per person

entrance fee (you and guide) about 2000 yen per person

lunch

Important Information

Until the end of March, 2020 I can guide only on Saturday and Sunday.

If you stay in the hotel in Kurashiki Bikan historical area, I can pick you up in Kurashiki.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time
$249/ per group

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