TOUR
WESTERN JAPAN

Himeji Castle & Akashi Kaikyo Bridge World Heritage Walking Tour (Round-trip from Himeji)

Tour Code :

GU2202N2S

Departs from :

Himeji

Tour Brand :

Kansai (Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, etc.) Walking Tour

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥12,900 ~

Overview :

1. This tour is accompanied by a National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter. Visit one of Japan's most iconic World Heritage Sites, Himeji Castle!
2. Enjoy a 2-hour leisurely stroll through Himeji Castle.
3. Experience Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, the world's longest suspension bridge.
4. On Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, enjoy walking along the walkway 47 meters above the sea.

Itinerary

day1

10:15- Depart from Himeji Tourist Information Center inside JR Himeji Station Please arrive at the front (not inside) of Himeji Tourist Information Center inside JR Himeji Station at least 10 minutes in advance. Walk to Himeji Castle.
120(min) Himeji Castle Also known as Shirasagi Castle (White Heron Castle), Himeji Castle is famous for its beautiful white exterior which was recently renovated. Enjoy a stroll around the grounds as you learn about the castle and its history from a knowledgeable guide.
Please refer to [Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations] in the Remarks.
From Himeji Castle to Himeji Station
60(min) Lunch (Japanese/Western style) Japanese/Western-style Buffet
30(min) From Himeji Station to Maiko Station (JR Special Rapid Service or Rapid Service, non-reserved seat)
40(min) Maiko Marine Promenade Enjoy a stroll 47 meters above sea level along the Marine Promenade which is located inside Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, the world's longest suspension bridge.
15:40-16:20 Tour ends at Maiko Station A JR train ticket will be provided for transportation from Maiko Station to Himeji Station.
Please head back to Himeji on your own.

GU2202N2S

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 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be canceled.
[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
Public transportation will be used on this tour. Please note that seating is not guaranteed. Thank you for your understanding.
This tour ends at Maiko Station. A JR train ticket will be provided for transportation from Maiko to Himeji so please head to your next destination on your own.
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.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
Himeji Tourist Information Center inside JR Himeji Station / 10:05
Address: 210-2 Ekimae-cho, Himeji-shi, Hyogo Prefecture (JR Himeji Station Central Concourse northwest side)
*Please note that this is not inside the tourist information center.
[Important Notes/Supplements: What to Wear/Bring]
Total walking distance on this tour is about 4 km, so please wear shoes and clothing which are easy to walk in.