TOUR
KYUSHU

Kumamoto Lake, Kumamoto City Tour by Bicycle

Tour Code :

GU0006Q2S

Departs from :

Kumamoto

Tour Brand :

Kyushu Walking Tour

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥11,800 ~

Overview :

1. Take a guided tour around Suizenji Ezuko Park, a symbol of Kumamoto, the "Land of Water."
2. On this tour, go cycling around Lake Ezu and experience the precious underground water Kumamoto takes pride in.
Only Sunrise Tours offers a tour via rental bicycle around Lake Ezu!
3. Take a moment to appreciate the rich spring water closely tied to the locals' way of life, and the unique nature fostered by this spring water.
Enjoy the tour with guidance from a local guide explaining Lake Ezu's nature and Kumamoto's history.
4. The tour ends at the approach to Kumamoto Suizenji Garden. After the tour, feel free to enjoy shopping for Kumamoto souvenirs and trying some local food.
5. About Infection Countermeasures:
- Guides and assistants conduct health checks, and wear face masks throughout the tour.
- Infection countermeasures are in place at tour destinations.
6. This tour promotes Eco-friendly efforts as stated under Sunrise Tours' Sustainable Development Goals.
Please check the following page for details.
http://jtbgmt.com/en/g-web/sdgs

Itinerary

day1

08:30-08:40 10(min) Meet in front of Kumamoto City Hall Front Entrance Please show your reservation confirmation sheet at reception. Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the departure time.
08:40-09:30 50(min) Board the Tram Take the tram to Zoological and Botanical Gardens Entrance Station
Walk to the bicycle pick-up location.
09:30-09:45 15(min) Bicycle Rental There will be 1 rental bicycle for each person.
The guide will explain the cycling route as well as important reminders during travel.
*Please wear clothing which is easy to move around in.
*A cross bike will be used for cycling. Depending on the number of customers or the rental status, a road bike may be used instead.
09:45-10:25 40(min) Cycling around Lake Ezu Suizenji Ezuko Park is a nature-rich hydrophilic park with an important ecosystem home to over 600 species of animal and plant life. While cycling, experience the nature around Lake Ezu.
It is said that the spring water from Lake Ezu stays at a constant temperature around 18 degrees throughout the year. The park's Splash Pond and Zo-san (Elephant) Pool turn into a kids' playground, and become especially bustling on weekends as many families come to visit.
10:25-10:40 15(min) Japanese Banana Plant Grove Stroll After passing by Lake Ezu, you'll come upon a grove of Japanese banana plants that make it seem as if you're suddenly in a different country.
Due to the abundant underground water, it became a place where people can come across valuable plant life and wild birds.
As the water is clear, feel free to dip your bare feet during the hotter days of the year.
10:40-10:50 10(min) Cycle toward Kumamoto Suizenji Garden Ride the bicycle again and head towards the area near Kumamoto Suizenji Garden.
10:50-11:40 40(min) Kumamoto Suizenji Garden At the approach to Kumamoto Suizenji Garden, enjoy shopping for souvenirs and trying some food.
After having some food, walk to the park for a guided tour.
11:40- Tour Ends The tour ends at the approach to Kumamoto Suizenji Garden.
The tour includes an admission ticket to Suizenji Park. After the tour, enjoy your time inside the park.
*Not accompanied by guide.

GU0006Q2S

Remarks:Planning Company: JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc.
Address: 2-3-14 Higashi Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agent (No. 1723)
A member of the Japan Association of Travel Agents
[Reception Method] 
At reception, please show your reservation confirmation sheet, a printout of the reservation confirmation e-mail, or show the e-mail on your mobile device screen to staff.
[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
- If the minimum number of participants (2) is not met by 7 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be canceled.
- Cancellation may occur in case of rain or inclement weather. Even in such cases, notification of cancellation will be made by 7 days prior.
- Children under 12 years of age may not join this tour.
- To prevent infection, please participate wearing face masks.
- On the day of the tour, a health check will be conducted. Those who do not feel well may not be allowed to participate.
- The above are subject to change depending on the infection status. Please be sure to follow the guide's instructions.
Please check the following for the most up-to-date information.
Website: https://www.sunrise-tours.jp/en/
[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
- Itinerary locations and itinerary order may be changed depending on weather conditions and operating conditions of locations to be visited. Even when changed, the tour charge will not be refunded.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
in front of Kumamoto City Hall Front Entrance / 8:40
immediately accessible on foot from the City Hall bus stop for route buses, or the Kumamoto Castle/City Hall tram stop.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Bicycles]
A cross bike will be used for cycling.
Depending on the number of customers or the rental status, a road bike may be used instead.
[Important Notes/Supplements: What to Wear/Bring]
- This is a cycling tour. Please wear clothing which is easy to move around in.