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Kanazawa Full-day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide provided by Japan Guide Agency

Kanazawa Full-day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 19/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 19/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Explore the beautiful town of Kanazawa on this customized, six-hour walking tour. Your nationally/state licensed and experienced multilingual guide will efficiently provide views of the city that most tourist do not get to see. Start your day by meeting your guide at your hotel, then visit possible sites such as Kenrokuen, one of the "Three Great Gardens of Japan"; the expansive Higashi Chaya District, a traditional teahouse district founded in the Edo Period; or the 21st Century Museum, a museum of contemporary art. Let us know what you would like to experience, what time you would like to start your tour, and where you are staying, and we'll arrange a tour that's best for you! Note*1: Please select your must-see spots from a list in the tour information to create your customized itinerary. Note*2: Nationally and State Licensed Tour Guide-Interpreter certification is issued by the Japanese government requires a good knowledge and understanding of Japanese culture and history.
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  • 1
    Kenrokuen Garden
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    D. T. Suzuki Museum
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Myoryuji - Ninja Temple
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Higashiyama Higashi Chaya District
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 5
    21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Seisonkaku Villa
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    Nagamachi Samurai District
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 8
    Omicho Market
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 9
    Kanazawa Castle
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 10
    Kanazawa City Nishi Chaya Museum
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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Important Information
  • Licensed Local Guide
  • Free Photos
  • Hotel Pick up and Drop-off
  • Transportation fee (for yourself and your guide)
  • Entrance fee (for yourself)
  • Lunch (for yourself and your guide)
  • Other personal expenses
  • Private transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Kenrokuen Garden
  • Entry/Admission - D. T. Suzuki Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Myoryuji - Ninja Temple
  • Entry/Admission - 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Entry/Admission - Seisonkaku Villa
  • Entry/Admission - Kanazawa Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Kanazawa City Nishi Chaya Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Oyama Shrine
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
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madelaineng wrote a review Mar. 2020
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia17 contributions3 helpful votes
Kanazawa is an interesting place to visit with a mixed of modern and traditional architectures, although it is just a small area. Very convenient to travel around using a full day bus pass at an affordable price of 500yen per person. We are glad to have Keiko, our tour guide to
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Japan-Guide-Agency, Your Guide, Keiko at Kanazawa Full-day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide
Responded 5 Mar. 2020
Thank you for the warm review. It was a pleasure to guide you. I'm really glad to hear you had a good time in my hometown Kanazawa. I hope you come to Kanazawa again in another season. I believe it will be a new and enjoyable experience for you.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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