Best of Aomori Customized Private Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

413344


Categories

Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
The tour is suitable for people with disabilities for the sightseeing spots except for Oirase Mountain Stream and Takayama Inari Shrine.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Japanese (fluent)

Explore Aomori's Beautiful Nature and Culture with a Private Guide


Aomori is the northernmost prefecture on the main island of Japan and is blessed with both diverse culture and magnificent nature.

I've picked out 8 sightseeing spots that are quite popular among foreign tourists. You can choose three or four spots out of them. It takes about 7 or 8 hours by van to visit the spots and come back to Aomori City. You can make your tour shorter in time for your cruise ship. If you would like to visit other places, I could make plans for you upon request.

The following places are introduced with brief descriptions attached to each photo

A. Great Statue of Buddha in Seiryuji Temple
B. Nebuta Museum Warasse
C. Hakkoda Ropeway
D. Oirase Mountain Stream and Lake Towada
E. Hirosaki Castle in Hirosaki Park
F. Rice Paddy Art
G. Goshogawara Tachi Neputa
H. Takayama Inari Shrine.

Itinerary

Your tour can be planned with the following sightseeing spots. These are just sample itineraries. Please message me and I can customize your itinerary according to your preferences.

・Leave your hotel or the port at 9:00 a. m.

① ・Visit Nebuta Museum Warasse and Seiryuji Temple in the morning
・Lunch at a restaurant
・Visit Hirosaki Castle in Hirosaki Park and Rice Paddy Art in the afternoon

②・Visit Seiryuji Temple and Tachi Neputa Museum in the morning
・Lunch at a restaurant
・Visit Takayama Inari Shrine and Nebuta Museum Warasse in the afternoon

③・Visit Hakkoda Ropeway in the morning
・Lunch at a restaurant
・Visit Oirase Mountain Stream and Lake Towada in the afternoon

・Head back to your hotel or the port at 5:00 p. m.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your Hotel or any other mutually agreed upon location in Aomori. I'll hold a signboard with your name on it when I meet you.

End location: Mutually agreed upon location in Aomori.

Duration: 8 hours

Time duration is flexible. We could start earlier and/or finish later. However, the basic guide fee is set for eight hours.

Transportation

You are expected to take a taxi or a van in your tour, depending on the number of people. Japanese taxis are smaller compared to the ones in Western countries. I recommend you take a van which can accommodate up to eight people besides a driver and a guide. For groups larger than 8, please message me for a customized tour.

What’s Included

Other: Professional guiding services and a retired teacher's insight on the Japanese nature and culture.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50000 JPY - Transportation costs
• Hired transportation - a van charge
* You are supposed to pay the charge to the driver after the tour is over.
* The tour can also be done in taxi for a smaller fee, 30000 JPY.

What’s Extra

Other: - Transportation
- Lunch
- Entrance fees
・Great Statue of Buddha (400yen/person)
・Nebuta Museum Warasse (600yen/person)
・Hakkoda Ropeway (1850yen/person)
・Hirosaki Castle (310yen/person)
・Rice Paddy Art (600yen/person)
・Tachi Neputa Museum (600yen/person)

Restrictions

When you need a private car, we are strictly prohibited to drive one taking customers to sightseeing spots under the Japanese law. In that case, I will arrange for a driver and a taxi or a van to accompany you in your tour.

Private tour guide Hiroyuki

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Hiroyuki Y.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/AomoriPrivateTour

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