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Takayama Half-Day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide provided by Japan Guide Agency

Takayama Half-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.
Overview
This value-packed trip with a nationally/state licensed and experienced multilingual tour guide is a fantastic and efficient way to explore Takayama! Takayama features an atmospheric townscape, with Meiji-era inns and hillside shrines in a riverside setting. In addition, many museums, galleries and temples make their home in the city's 17th century layout. Be sure to come see the Takayama Festival, held once in spring and once in autumn, but be prepared for the crowds as the festivals attract hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. Let us know what you would like to experience and we will customize a four-hour 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.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Sanmachi Suji
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 2
    Hida Minzoka Mura Folk Village (Hida no Sato)
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Takayama Jinya
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Takayama Festival Floats Exhibition Hall
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Higashiyama Walking Course
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 6
    Takayama Festival Floats Exhibition Hall
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    Hida-Takayama Miyagawa Morning Market
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 8
    Hida Kokubun-ji Temple
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 9
    Sakurayama Hachimangu Shrine
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 10
    Kusakabe Folk Museum
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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Important Information
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Free Photos
  • Hotel Pick up and Drop-off
  • Licensed Local Guide
Exclusions
  • Other personal expenses
  • Entrance fee (for yourself)
  • Transportation fee (for yourself and your guide)
  • Lunch (for yourself and your guide)
  • Private transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Hida Minzoka Mura Folk Village (Hida no Sato)
  • Entry/Admission - Takayama Jinya
  • Entry/Admission - Takayama Festival Floats Exhibition Hall
  • Entry/Admission - Kusakabe Folk Museum
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • 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
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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eg2431 wrote a review Mar 2020
Abingdon, United Kingdom10 contributions2 helpful votes
We didn’t know much about Takayama before arriving but our guide, Lily, was so knowledgable we certainly came away knowing a lot more. Lily confidently guided us around the streets of Takayama, taking us to historical sights and areas of cultural interest that we would never
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Response from Japan-Guide-Agency, Your Guide, Yuriko(Lily) at Takayama Half-Day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide
Responded 11 Mar 2020
Thank you so much for such a wonderful review! I was very happy to have a chance to see you and guide you around Takayama. And I am very glad to hear that both of you enjoyed Takayama. I was very impressed to see you making Japanese old crafts, such as paper knife and "Sarubobo", or small baby money shaped good luck charm, so well!! I also had a wonderful time with you. There are a lot of beautiful places to visit in Gifu, Japan. Please come again. I'm very looking forward to seeing you again. See you soon!! Yuriko(Lily)
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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