“KANSAI DISCOVER TOURS” offers two menus for visitors to Japan. If you are looking for communication with the Japanese guide or deep knowledge of Japanese culture, we and our guides will endeavor to make your stay in Kansai more enjoyable.
① Private tour in Kansai
We will plan and carry out tours according to customer’s request, with Kansai area as the scope of activities.
② Walking tour to Himeji castle
World Heritage and Hyogo Prefecture Himeji Castle Himeji Castle, the main tourist spot in Himeji city, is guided by a professional interpreter guide in English.
There are various ways to use such as guides including sightseeing, gourmet and cultural experiences ranging from a short time to a day. Please feel free to contact us first.
【FULL DAY / HALF DAY】PRIVATE TOUR IN KANSAI
We can arrange a private tour specially organized to meet your schedule and places of your interest. We cover not only Himeji, but also Osaka, Kyoto and the surrounding areas. Our guides are happy to accompany you for all these destinations.
■Reference info about tour
Fullday (Duration: about 7 hours) \25,000- （Maximum 5 people/ group）
Includes: Guiding fee, Process fee planning on request.
Excludes: Admission fee, foods, drinks and transportation fee.
【HALF DAY】WALKING TOUR TO HIMEJI CASTLE
Your 3 hours tour will be conducted by a professional English-speaking guide, who will take you around the castle tower, often overlooked spots in Himeji castle. Your guide will give you a deeper look into Himeji castle and Japanese history as a whole. Let’s travel back 400 years, and find out the essence of Japanese history.
|Guiding fee||Adult￥3,000 per person, up to 12 years old￥2,000 per person (tax is included) no charge for under 5 years old
Please pay the tour fee at the meeting place. * Card payment is not possible. Please understand it beforehand.
|MEETING ＆ RETURN DETAILS||Meeting & Return point：Himeji station, Himeji Kanko Navi Port
|CAPACITY||Up to 10 people per guide
※This tour accepts reservations on a first-come-served basis, and operates with a maximum of 5 to 10 people.
If there are not more than five people, we will inform you of the impossible by the day before 5pm.
※Private tours are also available.
※BE SURE TO CHECK
|Tours are walking tours, and run 3 days a week (Monday, Wednesday, Saturday), starting at 10:00 am. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing and dress for rain or shine! This tour generally lasts 3 hours.
※Only English is available. Even if the Japanese person is accompanied, it becomes the guidance only in English.
※Guide to the Castle Tower
|RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT||Rain gear in case of rain, folding umbrella, towel etc.|
|CANCELLATION FEE||No charge: 7 days in advance
20% of fee: Between 3 – 6 days in advance
50%of fee: Between 1 – 2 days in advance
100% of the fee: If you cancel on the day
|CONTACT||Himeji convention support
For inquiries, please contact Himeji convention support.