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World Heritage of Himeji Castle and Akashi Kaikyo Bridge walking tour from Kyoto

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You'll start at
Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo
17 Nishikujō Inmachi, Minami-ku, Kyoto, 601-8412, JapanMiyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo(SUNRISE TOUR DESK)
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    Himeji Castle
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
  • 2
    Akashi Kaikyo Bridge
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission included
You'll end at
Kyoto Station
Higashishiokoji Kamadonocho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo, 17 Nishikujō Inmachi, Minami-ku, Kyoto, 601-8412, Japan
    Departure Time
    8:40 AM
    Duration
    9h
    Return Details
    Kyoto Station, Higashishiokoji Kamadonocho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan
    Inclusions
    • Lunch - Buffet lunch
    • Public transportation fees
    • Professional English-speaking guide
    • Entry/Admission - Himeji Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Akashi Kaikyo Bridge
    Exclusions
    • Customized hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • If the minimum number of participants (2) is not met by 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be cancelled.
    • The tour ends at Kyoto Station, and there is no drop-off service to hotels.
    • This tour uses non-reserved seats on both public transportation and Shinkansen. Please note that seating is not guaranteed.
    • Total walking distance on this tour is about 4 km, so please wear shoes and clothing which are easy to walk in.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Himeji Castle is not wheelchair accessible. Participants must climb some steep staircases
    • The order of activities and arrival times may differ depending on road conditions and congestion at destinations.
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Certainly the most spectacular castle in Japan. As most write, and this is a common feature of these castles (unlike the shogun palace in Kyoto) there is only the structure that can be seen inside and the spectacular view is from outside on the building. However missing the
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    We were unfortunate enough to visit here on a day where it rained non stop. The walk from the station at Himeji was slow but it was nice to go on one of the shinkansen trains again. The castle grounds are beautifully tended with sculpted trees and grass. Our guide explained
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    The thing for Europeans to remember when visiting Japanese castles is that they are only for defensive purposes. Living accommodation was always separate. Therefore you see little except the walls and layout inside. They are not laid out in the way the National Trust or English
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    About the operator
    By: JTB Sunrise Tours
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    jccollera
    Mundelein, Illinois
    10
    Modern twist of traditional music
    I got these tickets as it was the only Taiko Drum performance I could find for me and my in-law to see for the few
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    John H
    San Jose, California
    21153
    Extremely long day
    Pros: We got very lucky in that the weather was fantastic to check out Mt.Fuji. Got to check out plenty of
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    Travel374683
    10
    Excellent experience!
    Was an incredible trip! Extremely educational! And a wonderful experience! I would absolutely recommend this tour
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    948penelopem
    Perth, Australia
    40
    Heaps of fun!!! Must do!
    Never really followed Sumo, but this is any sports lovers dream. Best thing I did in Tokyo, excellent experience
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    Raquel V
    40
    Great high-end experience
    The entire experience was extremely great. The receptionist went the extra mile to get us a great window table
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    Amanda j
    104
    Must Do
    What a great experience! Our guide, Honda, was just lovely and so knowledgable. Plenty time to ask questions and
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    Alexey K
    Odessa, Ukraine
    61
    Definitely worth visiting
    We were on this tour on 8 Jan 2020 with Miki. Liked it a lot, especially the open air Edo museum - the atmosphere
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    Q3123AEstevel
    20
    A great tour with a great guide
    The trip started well with great weather for the day. It snowed the previous day. We even got to see a beautiful
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    Paulacidi
    Santiago, Chile
    42
    Nara
    I didn’t understand the guide his English was good but the pronunciation was terrible It’s a half day tour but it
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    L4357EZmarinec
    10
    Amazing experience
    Very kind and knowledgeable tour guide Great organization even if lot of people Amazing event, real plus to have
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    eldiosero
    Mexico City, Mexico
    22
    Ghibli museum
    The guide Niu was excellent and kind. But I would like to expend more time in the Ghibli museum instead of
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    BP2020_2020
    10
    Great experience with perfect host
    We had a brilliant day at the Sumo. Everything was simple and well organised and our tour guide was wonderful -
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    larry63md
    30
    Highly recommended
    I highly recommend this tour. Breath-taking sceneries. Kudos to our Fil-Japanese tour guide, AI, for making it
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    356danijelj
    Alingsas, Sweden
    30
    Wonderful day at sumo arena
    I was a little bit worried to find the meet up point, because it could have been explained a little better, but I
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    Ambassador398133
    15
    Great event, seats, and service from travel agency!
    If you can come watch a sumo match, I would highly recommend it. The view, the history, the atmosphere is amazing.
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    • Duration: 9h
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    • Languages Offered: English
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