Maccha Green Tea & Historic Walking Tour of Amakusa

Tour Number

Activity Level

175907


Categories

Food and Wine, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Japanese (fluent), Spanish (basic)

exploring the site of hidden Christians private tour


 Amakusa is located in a southern part of Japan. Some people say it is one of the most backward regions in Japan. That is absolutely true! But it has something so called modern societies have lost. That is the beauty of this rural area.
Amakusa is also known as a home to "Hidden Christians". The Christians in Amakusa have transmitted their belief from generation to generation even under hash persecution which lasted about 250 years. Professional English guide will explain the unique culture of this isolated area. After the exploring Amakusa you can enjoy making powdered green tea at a tea shop

Itinerary

We will walk from Hondo Bus Center to

1, Gion Stone Bridge
2, Amakusa Culture Exchange Hall
3, Christian Museum
4, Myotokuji Buddhist Temple
5, Maccha Experience

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meet up location: At Amakusa Airport or Hondo Bus Center.However other arrangement can be accommodated.

End location: End location: At Amakusa Air port or Hondo Bus Center.However other arrangement can be accommodated.

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

walking

What’s Included

Other: My service as your guide during the tour is included.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

700 jpy - 400 yen for green tea and 300 yen for admission fee for Christian Museum

What’s Extra

Other: Green tea and admission fee for Christian Museum

Restrictions

Regrettably I am not licensed to use my own car for tours.Therefore we will take a taxi except walking tour.

Private tour guide Yuko

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