Port City Otaru and Yoichi Private Minivan Taxi Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

654394


Categories

Food and Wine, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Japanese (fluent), English (fluent)

Explore Otaru and Yoichi and enjoy local food and Nikka Whisky


This full day tour is perfect for first-time visitors. Let's take a quick look around Otaru and Yoichi by taxi. Otaru is a popular tourist destination. It is famous for Otaru Canal, stone warehouses, glass shops, Music box shop, confectionery shops, Herring Mansion and so on. Otaru Port served as the leading trading port in Hokkaido. In order to transport the goods efficiently, Otaru Canal was completed. The canal played a key role in transporting the goods to and from Hokkaido, for both domestic and international shipping. Due to the expansion of commerce, Otaru prospered as the trade and financial center of Hokkaido. Otaru Canal, Sakaimachi Street, Tanaka Sake Brewery Kikkogura are some of the sites we will visit together. We also visit Yoichi town. Yoichi is famous for its fruit in particular apples and the Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery. Let's explore Otaru and Yoichi by chartering a comfortable minivan taxi.

Itinerary

9:00 meet up at your hotel
Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery (Including whiskey tasting)
Shukutu Observatory ( Weather and time permitting)
Lunch ( Sankaku Seafood Market, sushi shop or a restaurant in a hotel)
Otaru Canal ( Weather and time permitting canal cruise)
Sakaimachi Street( Glass shops, Music box shop, confectionery shops such as LeTao, Rokkatei and Kitakarou and other souvenir shops)
18:00 your hotel or your end location

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel

Duration: 9 hours

traffic and weather

Transportation

minivan taxi

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Estimated Local Cash Needed

38000 JPY - This is a payment for chartering a minivan taxi( including tolls ). In addition to this, roughly 3500 JPY ( per person) for lunch and admissions.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: The cost of chartering a minivan taxi.

Restrictions

none

A Recent Review of this tour

Kuni san is an exceptional guide. His infectious laugh and friendly disposition made our tour a delight. We seen everything thing and more. The vehicle was beautifully clean and comfortable. Kuni san and driver arrived early ready to go. Our companions also throughly enjoyed the tour also. Highly recommend Kunihiro Greg
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    250 USD(for up to 4 people) (duration: 9 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    654394


    Categories

    Food and Wine, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Japanese (fluent), English (fluent)

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