Take a walking tour to Hikone Castle and the castle town

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Visit the Hikone Castle complex (the castle keep, turrets, feudal lord's garden) and the castle museum. Explore the old Hikone castle town, the old temple complex, and local shrines. Shop and eat on the street "Yume (Dream) Kyobashi Castle Road."

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  • Visit Hikone's castle keep (National Treasure), turrets (Important Cultural Assets), and see magnificent stone walls and deep moats
  • Stroll around a feudal lord's garden which boasts a breathtaking beauty
  • Visit the Hikone Castle Museum
  • Explore the old Hikone castle town and visit the temple complex and local shrines
  • Shop and eat on the street called "Yume (Dream) Kyobashi Castle Road"

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Pick-up at JR Hikone Station

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Meet your host :
  • 日本語 (Fluent)
  • English (Fluent)

My name is Kazuhiko Goto (Mr.).
I’m a certified English Tour Guide.
I would like to separate myself from other tour guide.
I’m not just a tour guide.
My knowledge of geography, history, culture and cuisine will make sure your trip to Japan is unforgettable.

I have guided many tourists all over japan
such as Nikko, Tokyo, kamakura, Mt. Fuji, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, Hiroshima, Miyajima and Fukuoka.
Therefore, I have confidence that you will enjoy this tour and have a memorable tour.

Now, I take delight in doing this job
I am sure that I can make you enjoy Cool Japan!

I look forward to seeing you here in Japan.

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