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Quiet one day trip of Kurashiki Bikan historical area


Licensed Guide

7 Hours
up to 5 people
English ( Business ), Japanese ( Conversational )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

Kurashiki was a center of trades in Edo Period. And some warehouses and many houses in those days are left here now . When you walk along the stream , you will feel that you travel into the town in Edo Period. You can ride a small boat rowed with paddles along the stream , and you can also ride the rickshaw. You can visit old merchant's house, Ohara Museum , and Kurashiki Folkcraft Museum.

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  • Big merchant Ohashi House (built about two hundred years ago)

  • Ohara Museum

  • Kurashiki Folk Crafts Museum

  • Walking or riding a boat or a rickshaw along the stream with willows beside it

  • Lunch in Ivy Square which was a cotton spinning company in Meiji Period

  • Walking and shopping in Honmachi Area with old merchant's houses

  • If you want, you can wear kimono and walk in the historical area.

  • If you want, you can taste Japanese dishes in a popular restaurant.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel in Kurashiki or At Kurashiki Station or At Okayama Station
Ending Point At your hotel in Kurashiki or At Kurashiki Station or At Okayama Station

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up in Kurashiki area.

What‘s not included

transportation fee (you and guide), 640yen per person if you stay in the hotel in Okayama City.
entrance fee (you and guide) about 2500yen per person


On national holidays I can guide you.

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

I planned this tour for seven hours. But I can guide you simply for four hours if you don't have enough time. Please tell me in such a case.

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from GoWithGuide.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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