Fukui Dinosaur Museum and Eiheiji temple one-day tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

100318


Categories

First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for mature teenages

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Japanese (fluent), English (advanced)

Fukui Dinosaur Museum is recognized as one of the top dinosaur museums in the world. Visitors take a long escalator down to the first floor of the basement, and then walk up to 1st floor, 2nd floor and 3rd floor observing various Dinosaur-related exhibitions. The museum has three exhibition zones, Dinosaur Zone, Earth Science Zone and History of Life Zone.
Eiheiji temple was founded by Dogen Zenji in 1244. Scince then, Zen Buddhism has been practiced at this temple. At present, about 200 priests devote themselves to Zen practices, and meditation.

Itinerary

9:03 board on JR train at Kanazawa station
9:45 chang trains at Fukui and board on Echizen railway train
10:48 Katsuyama station, board on a bus
11:11 Fukui Dinosaur Museum, and have a lunch
14:02 leave the museum by a bus
14:14 Katsuyama station
14:49 Eiheiji-guti, board on a bus
15:09 Eiheiji temple
17:15 board on a bus
17:42 Fukui station
17:49 board on JR train
18:47 disband the tour at Kanazawa Station

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We can meet and start the tour in Fukui or in Kanazawa, In either location we can meet at your hotel lobby, or another agreed upon location.

End location: Depending on where we start the tour, Fukui or Kanazawa, we can end the tour at your hotel lobby, near JR Fukui station or wherever you would like to disband your tour.

Duration: 10 hours

Transportation

Train, bus, taxi(if necessary )

What’s Included

one-day guide cost and a guide's transportation fare.
My services as your professional licensed guide to show you around Fukui Dinosaur Museum and Eiheiji temple, and meet your request.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

8000 JPY - Transportation fare/person:Kanazawa - Fukui 2,500yen, One-day free ticket 1,620yen, Bus fares 820yen, Fukui - Kanazawa 2,500yen.
Admission fee/person:Dinosaur Museum 500yen, Eiheiji temple 500yen

What’s Extra

Tranportation fare, admission fee, meal and personal expenses. Sorry,pay a lunch for a guide. When you have extra optional tour or use a taxi, for example, addtional local cash may be needed.

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