Shinagawa&Takanawa Mystery Tour

Unique Experience

Hisako T.

Tokyo
English, Japanese (Native)
2 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 5 people

I will guide you to my home town Takanawa near Shinagawa Station. You can enjoy not only traditional Japanese garden and temple but also the secret charm of Takanawa.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

Shinagawa station in Tokyo

Japanese garden

Temple

Ending Point

Upon your requests

What to Expect

The temple figures prominently in the tale of the Forty- Seven Ronin, a true story beloved by all Japanese. When virtuous Lord Ako is forced to commit ritual suicide after being taunted into his sword in Edo castle - a breach of protocol- 47 retainers plot their revenge and , one year later ,attack and execute powerful Lord Kira ,the man responsible for Ako death. In turn the 47 also commit ritual suicide. The retainers and Lord Ako are all buried at this temple. Tokyoites remember their loyalty in this temple festivals , at which time thousands line up to burn incense before the graves. You can understand soul of Japanese samurai. The temple associated with Kabuki and Bunraku plays. Why don't you think about their loyalty,bravery and avenging ?

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Important Information

This is mystery tour. The garden and temple somewhere near Shinagawa station.

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
$91/ per group

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