Enjoy the island of art !
Teshima island is one of Benesse Art Site Naoshima project planned by Japanese architect Mr. Tadao ANDO. This tour covers the main attractions in a day. You'll enjoy the modern art in the island.
Please prepare JPY in cash and remove your shoes at Art Museum.
Tour price costs per group, not per person.
"Estimated Local Cost Needed" costs per person, not per group.
When you're rail pass travelers or stay in Kyoto, please let me know in advance.
- EVENT INFORMATION -
In 2019, Setouchi Art Fest will be held in this island in three years(2010, 2013, 2016 and 2019 next year). If you make a plan to visit, please consider the festival schedule. If you don't love to be involved in the busy time, please arrange your schedule. See the official English website —->>> setouchi-artfest. jp
Regularly museums are closed on Tuesday in Teshima island.
meet at your hotel in Osaka city.
take 8:55am NOZOMI super express from Shin-Osaka to Okayama.
(if you're JR pass travelers, let's take 8:14 train).
take trains and ferry, arriving at Teshima island after 11:30am.
1. Teshima Art Museum,
2. Teshima Yokoo House,
3. other places,
including lunch stop.
leaving Teshima island after 16:00,
take train to Okayama station.
have dinner and take bullet train after 18:00. We'll arrive at Shin-Osaka station after 19:30.
(if you're rail pass travelers, let's take 18:34 (Okayama) SAKURA super express arrive at 19:24 at Shin-Osaka station. )
You'll arrive at your hotel around 20:00 and finish the tour.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: your hotel lobby in Osaka city
End location: Your hotel in Osaka city.
Duration: 12 hours
Tour duration might be affected by the weather, traffic, or time of year.
train, ferry, bus and walking.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
17770 JPY - Transportation: 13400 JPY(bullet train for round-trip), 1160 JPY(local train for round-trip), 1800 JPY(ferry for round-trip), 400 JPY(inland bus for 2 times).
Admission: 1500 JPY(Teshima Art Museum), 510 JPY(Teshima Yokoo House).
Meals: around 800 JPY.
*Guide-interpreters without special qualification must not drive a car or a bus for tourists.
*The Travel Agency Act prohibits including travel costs (meals, transportation and admission fees) in guide-interpreting fees.
*Insurance is not included.