Kawagoe Walking Tour

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Kawagoe Walking Tour

From US$ 116.75 per person

Explore the city of Kawagoe by foot as you discover its history and wonderful atmosphere.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Small group
Limited to 10 participants
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 12:00 PM
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
French, Japanese

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore, eat and shop around the city of Kawagoe
  • Enjoy local beer and taste delicious sweets made of sweet potato
  • Walk around Snack Street, and admire the many historical shops
  • Visit Hikawa Shrine with its beautiful tori
Full description
On this tour, learn about how Kawagoe flourished as a castle town during the Edo period, and admire the elaborately designed buildings, ringing bells and backstreets of the city. After meeting your guide, start your tour from Taisho Dream Street. Walk around and look at the stores and houses by Kurazukuri Street, and visit the historical Time Bell. Drink local beer and enjoy delicious sweets made of sweet potato. Head to Snack Street and check out the many shops from the beginning of the Meiji period. Admire the Hikawa Shrine, which has the tallest wooden tori (a shrine gate) in Japan, and the Kita-in Temple, which is known for its great scenery.
Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Walking tour
  • Transportation
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with heart problems

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Meeting point

The ticket gate of Hon-Kawagoe Station, Seibu Shinjuku Line

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes to walk on the mountain paths
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Review summary

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It was very informative and interesting and the guide was super nice and helpful. It’s a great tour to do if you want to do something different and learn a lot about shrines, temples and history. We enjoyed it a lot and would recommend it to everyone. Super convenient from Tokyo too.

December 30, 2018

May 5, 2018

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Product ID: 68595