Naoshima: Museums and Art House Project

Tour Number

Activity Level



Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



Japanese (fluent), English (advanced)

Exploring beartiful art island

Locating in the northern region of the Seto Inland Sea, Naoshima is famous as the art island and it is the paradise for art and architecture lovers!
Must-see are the Chichu Art Museum and Lee Ufan Museum, both designed by world- famous architect Tadao Ando. The Art House Project, a series of old houses which have been transformed into art works, is in a small village.
You can rent a bike to enjoy cycling to visit all the art sites.
I am sure you will love beautiful nature and art.


Meet at Okayama station
take a local train and ferry to the island.
House Project area,
Chichu Museum,
Lee Ufan Museum,
Benesse House Museum.

Take a ferry and a local train to Okayama station
Please note that when whether is bad, there will be no ferry service.
You can choose whether you would like to cancel the tour, or you have a tour of Korakuen Japanese Garden and Kurashiki historical district instead.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Okayama Sta, Uno port, hotel on Naoshima

End location: Okayama Sta, Uno port, hotel on Naoshima

Duration: 8 hours


Bus or rent a bike.

What’s Included

Guiding fee to be your private guide
Guide transportation fees

Estimated Local Cash Needed

7000 JPY - Transportation: 1160 yen(round-trip for local train ), 560 yen (round-trip for ferry), 300 yen for inland bus(3 times). Or You can rent a bike for 1500yen per a day.
Admission: 1030 JPY(House Project), 2060 JPY(Chichu Museum), 1030 JPY(Benesse House Museum), 1030 JPY(Lee Ufan Museum).

What’s Extra



I sm not a driver but I can arrange transportation if needed. Please inquiry.

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