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teamLab Planets TOKYO: Digital Art Museum Entrance Ticket

teamLab Planets TOKYO: Digital Art Museum Entrance Ticket

Enter teamLab Planets TOKYO and discover the incredible immersive art exhibition within. This full-body digital art experience allows visitors to enter completely into the artworks, with stimulation for all five senses. In this unique exhibition, each visitor’s presence impacts the artwork to finally become a part of it. The exhibition space includes several areas, covering over 10,000 square meters in total. Explore the great variety of installations, with different lights, sounds, and materials to mesmerize every guest.

Tokyo: Mt. Fuji, Hakone, Lake Ashi Cruise and Bullet Train

Tokyo: Mt. Fuji, Hakone, Lake Ashi Cruise and Bullet Train

Embark on a remarkable journey to Mt. Fuji, Japan's highest peak and a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2013. Begin your adventure by boarding a comfortable air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi, which will take you to the 5th station of Mt. Fuji, situated 2,000 meters above sea level. Step out and immerse yourself in the serene nature and sacred atmosphere at the Japanese Shinto Shrine. If weather conditions prevent travel beyond the 4th station, an alternative visit to Oshino Hakkai or another scenic spot will be arranged. After experiencing the beauty of Mt. Fuji, the bus will take you to a buffet lunch spot offering a stunning view of the mountain. Enjoy a Japanese lunch buffet featuring fresh local ingredients, with vegetarian and Muslim-friendly options available upon request. Following lunch, visit a traditional Japanese garden, complete with views of Mt. Fuji and a chance to take photos with ninjas. This unique experience adds a touch of cultural immersion to your day. Next, journey to the Hakone area and begin your exploration at Owakudani, a valley known for its active volcanic activity and sulfuric smell. The Hakone Ropeway provides an exhilarating ride with panoramic views of Mt. Hakone and, on clear days, Mt. Fuji. This ropeway will transport you to Lake Ashi, a caldera lake where you'll embark on a scenic cruise. Conclude your adventure by boarding the bus to Odawara Station, where you'll take a thrilling ride on the Japanese bullet train, Shinkansen, arriving back in Tokyo around 6 PM.

Tokyo: Sumo Show Experience with Chicken Hot Pot and a Photo

Tokyo: Sumo Show Experience with Chicken Hot Pot and a Photo

Gain an understanding of the mysterious rituals and strict rules of sumo wrestling at this sumo show in Asakusa in Taito City, Tokyo. Have a chance to experience sumo wrestling for yourself, and savor chanko-nabe (chicken hot pot) and other Japanese dishes prepared by former sumo wrestlers. Make your own way to the venue and prepare to dive into the long history of sumo. Watch live demonstrations and listen to bilingual commentary by former sumo wrestlers to learn about this iconic Japanese sport. If you want to experience sumo firsthand, the highlight of the event will be the opportunity to enter the ring yourself. Feel what it’s like to be in the ring as you have a go at being a rikishi, or sumo wrestler. *If there are many applicants, one representative in a group or a lottery may be held. During the event, watch all the action in the ring from your seats in a special restaurant where the ring can be seen from any position. To really feel at the heart of the action, choose the upgraded option for front-row seats. As well as experiencing sumo, enjoy chanko-nabe and other Japanese delicacies, receive a photo with a sumo wrestler, and take home an original sumo goods set as souvenirs of your immersive sumo experience in Asakusa

From Tokyo: Mt. Fuji Full-Day Sightseeing Trip

From Tokyo: Mt. Fuji Full-Day Sightseeing Trip

Experience the most famous sightseeing spots around Mount Fuji. Learn about Japanese history and culture while soaking in the dramatic views around Mount Fuji. Depart from Tokyo by bus and arrive at Kawaguchiko Oishi Park where you can capture beautiful photos with lake Kawaguchi and Mount Fuji in the background. Continue to Arakura Sengen Park, located halfway up Mount Arakura in Fujiyoshida in the Yamanashi Prefecture. Take in the panoramic views of the city with Mount Fuji in the background and admire the cherry blossoms in Spring. After that will be Oshino Hakkai, one of the most famous spots in the Fujisan area. You can see the 8 different lakes located there and taste the water from Mount Fuji. The last spot you will go to 5th Station (half way) of Mount Fuji, which is 2300m high. You can enjoy some special food or buy unique souvenirs here, with very close view of top of Mount Fuji. In winter, we will go to 4th Station/Mt. Fuji 1st Station or Yamanakako Hananomiyako park to see the diamond fuji sunset view instead.

Tokyo: Skytree Admission ticket

Tokyo: Skytree Admission ticket

Discover unbeatable views of Tokyo from the Tembo Observation Deck of the Tokyo Skytree tower with this admission ticket. Feel the thrill of riding the elevator to an elevation of 350 meters. Choose from ticketing options with or without access to the stunning Tembo Galleria. Arrive at the Tokyo Skytree tower and head up to the 4th floor, where you're greeted by friendly staff. Here, you'll get your ticket and head straight into an elevator that takes you shooting seamlessly up to the 1,150-foot (350-m) Tembo Deck in no time. The enormous, circular deck features windows on all sides, allowing you 360-degree views of Tokyo City. See the winding Sumida River, look for the Tokyo Dome, and even find the Tokyo Tower—interactive displays help you pick out points of interest too. If you choose to visit the Tembo Galleria, hop into another elevator and rush up to the 1,475-foot (450-m) viewing space. The Galleria features a long, sloping spiral ramp that offers an even more dynamic view of the city. On your way back to the ground, stop by Floor 345 to check out the gift shop, and pause at Floor 340 for a dizzying view straight down from a section of sturdy glass flooring. TOKYO SKYTREE® will hold the SUPER SKYTREE® DISCO for six days in January and February 2024. The event will take place on January 25th and February 1st, 9th, 16th, 22nd, and 29th. The Tembo Deck, located 350 meters above the ground, will feature DJ booths, stands, and mirror balls, creating a disco space in the sky with a view of the nightscape. Experience a unique disco night in a special space with a one-of-a-kind lineup of legendary, top, and popular DJs from different eras. Come on!Dance with the best in the world! Period: January 25(Thu.), February 1(Thu.), February 9(Fri.), February 16(Fri.), February 22(Thu.), and February 29(Thu.), 2024 Place: TOKYO SKYTREE Tembo Deck Floor 350 *Please note that admission to the observation deck is required.

Osaka: Universal Studios Japan 1, 1.5, or 2-Day Studio Pass

Osaka: Universal Studios Japan 1, 1.5, or 2-Day Studio Pass

HARRY POTTER and all related characters and elements © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Publishing Rights © J.K. Rowling. Minions and all related elements and indicia TM & © 2024 Universal Studios. All rights reserved. © Nintendo TM & © Universal Studios & Amblin Entertainment TM & © Universal Studios. All rights reserved. One of Japan's leading theme parks, highly praised by visitors to Japan! A super-exciting experience that will unleash your emotions is here! No. 1 in TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Best of the Best in the Japanese theme park category for four consecutive years (2017-2020). Experience the world's first Mario-themed area at the Mario Kart: Koopa's Challenge™ attraction which received two Thea Awards. Get lost in a magical world at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ attraction.  Make the little ones happy with attractions like the the "Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem" ride and the "Hello Kitty's Cupcake Dream ride." Have access to a variety of tasty foods and drinks at vendors in the park. Play exciting games and win fantastic prizes that are themed after your favorite characters. To provide the best experience, guests will need an "Area Timed Entry Ticket: Advance Booking" or "Area Timed Entry Ticket / Standby Entry Ticket" to enter SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™. Depending on crowd conditions, the distribution of “Area Timed Entry” may end ahead of schedule. You may be able to enter an area without an “Area Timed Entry Ticket: Advance Booking” or “Area Timed Entry Ticket / Standby Entry Ticket”. To ensure the best experience, guests will need to purchase either Universal Express Pass or an “Area Timed Entry Ticket: Advance Booking”. Attractions, restaurants, shops, and photo services may be closed or operations suspended without prior notice. Please check "Info on temporary show and attraction closures" in advance: https://www.usj.co.jp/web/en/us/park-guide/schedule/attraction-closure Download the Universal Studios Japan official app in advance to get an “Area Timed Entry Ticket” to make your park experience even smoother! Please refer to the Universal Studios Japan official website for more information. https://www.usj.co.jp/web/en/us/enjoy/numbered-ticket CR24-1799

Tokyo: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Tokyo: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Take in the city of Tokyo from an open-top sightseeing bus and choose from all the available routes according to your interests. Your ticket provides unlimited access to all routes, allowing you to hop off when you want to explore more. See the highlights of the city, such as Tokyo Sky Tree, Asakusa, Tokyo Tower, Tsukiji, and Ginza. Route 1: TOKYO SKYTREE course Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building — Kodemmacho Station — Ryogoku Edo-Tokyo Museum — TOKYO SKYTREE station — Asakusa Hanakawado — Asakusa Tawaramachi — Ueno Matsuzakaya — Akihabara (Suehirocho) — Shin-Nihombashi Station — Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building Route 2: TOKYO TOWER, Tsukiji Ginza course Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building — Tokyo Tower — Tokyo Prince Hotel/Zojo-ji Temple — Tokyo Teleport Station — Tsukiji Ginza — Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building Route 3: SHINJUKU SHIBUYA course Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building — Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden — Shinjuku Station South Exit/Hotel Century Southern Tower — Shinjuku Station West Exit/Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building — Shibuya City Hall/Harajuku/Meiji Jingu Shrine — Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building You can hop off and back on the bus at your convenience and explore the sights you’re interested in at your own pace. From the open-top bus, you’ll enjoy panoramic views of Tokyo as you listen to the commentary on your audio guide.

Kyoto: Tea Ceremony Ju-An at Jotokuji Temple

Kyoto: Tea Ceremony Ju-An at Jotokuji Temple

Start your tea ceremony experience by entering through the main gates of the Jotoku-ji Temple. You will pass the entrance to the Grand Tearoom on your left and a shop next to it and meet at the nearby red benches where your guide awaits. Whilst walking through the temple you are free to admire the architecture and stand by the purification fountain. Weather permitting, you are free to sit at the red benches and for a break. In the event of rain you can stand outside under the gable of the shop or wait in the Grand Tearoom. Once you have finished perusing the temple or sitting on the red benches taking in the atmosphere you are able to enter the Grand Tearoom where your instructor waits for you.  Start your tour of the Temple with a traditional purification ritual, a completely unique and insightful experience for Western visitors. Afterwards you will remove your shoes at the entrance of the Grand Tearoom and in your group, proceed inside to take your seat. Get the chance to sample matcha tea at its best. The Tea Master will guide you throughout, showing and explaining every step of the way. Throughout the ceremony you will be taught the fine art of drinking matcha tea and learn about the importance of the ceremony.

Tokyo Tower: Admission Ticket

Tokyo Tower: Admission Ticket

Located in the center of Tokyo, Tokyo Tower is one of the city's most iconic landmarks, built in 1958. Situated near the JR line station, Hamamatsucho, it's convenient to get to from anywhere in the city. The tower's bright red color makes it stand out from nearby buildings during the day and beautiful light-scapes at night make this landmark a truly breathtaking sight 24/7. The lighting concept is designed by the world-famous lighting designer Ishii Shogo, and the lighting time is between sunset and midnight. The color of the light changes in the seasons: burning bright white in the summer, and orange in the spring, autumn, and winter. The tower has a large observation deck at 490 feet and a special observation deck at 820 feet. It offers panoramic views of the city and even Mount Fuji on sunny days. In addition to the entrance of the observatory, there is also a themed aquarium and a variety of souvenirs available for purchase.

Kyoto: Ninnaji Temple Entry Ticket

Kyoto: Ninnaji Temple Entry Ticket

Experience the historic Ninna-ji Temple in Kyoto. Famous for its late-blooming Omuro sakura cherry trees and a five-story pagoda, Ninna-ji was founded in 888 AD. It is the main temple of the Omuro school of the Shingon sect of Buddhism, and it houses countless national treasures and cultural artifacts. Appreciate the beauty of nature at Ninna-ji Temple throughout the year. Discover the striking beauty of the Omuro Pilgrimage course. This two-hour course is a shorter version of the Shikoku Pilgrimage, surrounded by the sounds of nature and the changing seasons.  In spring, witness the late-blooming cherry blossoms. Summertime sees many priests in the temple for Buddhist ceremonies. In the fall, the historic temple buildings are enveloped in vivid shades of red and yellow. And in winter, enjoy the serene Japanese garden after it has snowed.  You can even soak up the gorgeous snowy scenery of the Goten Palace. 

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teamLab Planets TOKYO: Digital Art Museum Entrance Ticket

teamLab Planets TOKYO: Digital Art Museum Entrance Ticket

Enter teamLab Planets TOKYO and discover the incredible immersive art exhibition within. This full-body digital art experience allows visitors to enter completely into the artworks, with stimulation for all five senses. In this unique exhibition, each visitor’s presence impacts the artwork to finally become a part of it. The exhibition space includes several areas, covering over 10,000 square meters in total. Explore the great variety of installations, with different lights, sounds, and materials to mesmerize every guest.

Tokyo: Mt. Fuji, Hakone, Lake Ashi Cruise and Bullet Train

Tokyo: Mt. Fuji, Hakone, Lake Ashi Cruise and Bullet Train

Embark on a remarkable journey to Mt. Fuji, Japan's highest peak and a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2013. Begin your adventure by boarding a comfortable air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi, which will take you to the 5th station of Mt. Fuji, situated 2,000 meters above sea level. Step out and immerse yourself in the serene nature and sacred atmosphere at the Japanese Shinto Shrine. If weather conditions prevent travel beyond the 4th station, an alternative visit to Oshino Hakkai or another scenic spot will be arranged. After experiencing the beauty of Mt. Fuji, the bus will take you to a buffet lunch spot offering a stunning view of the mountain. Enjoy a Japanese lunch buffet featuring fresh local ingredients, with vegetarian and Muslim-friendly options available upon request. Following lunch, visit a traditional Japanese garden, complete with views of Mt. Fuji and a chance to take photos with ninjas. This unique experience adds a touch of cultural immersion to your day. Next, journey to the Hakone area and begin your exploration at Owakudani, a valley known for its active volcanic activity and sulfuric smell. The Hakone Ropeway provides an exhilarating ride with panoramic views of Mt. Hakone and, on clear days, Mt. Fuji. This ropeway will transport you to Lake Ashi, a caldera lake where you'll embark on a scenic cruise. Conclude your adventure by boarding the bus to Odawara Station, where you'll take a thrilling ride on the Japanese bullet train, Shinkansen, arriving back in Tokyo around 6 PM.

Tokyo: Sumo Show Experience with Chicken Hot Pot and a Photo

Tokyo: Sumo Show Experience with Chicken Hot Pot and a Photo

Gain an understanding of the mysterious rituals and strict rules of sumo wrestling at this sumo show in Asakusa in Taito City, Tokyo. Have a chance to experience sumo wrestling for yourself, and savor chanko-nabe (chicken hot pot) and other Japanese dishes prepared by former sumo wrestlers. Make your own way to the venue and prepare to dive into the long history of sumo. Watch live demonstrations and listen to bilingual commentary by former sumo wrestlers to learn about this iconic Japanese sport. If you want to experience sumo firsthand, the highlight of the event will be the opportunity to enter the ring yourself. Feel what it’s like to be in the ring as you have a go at being a rikishi, or sumo wrestler. *If there are many applicants, one representative in a group or a lottery may be held. During the event, watch all the action in the ring from your seats in a special restaurant where the ring can be seen from any position. To really feel at the heart of the action, choose the upgraded option for front-row seats. As well as experiencing sumo, enjoy chanko-nabe and other Japanese delicacies, receive a photo with a sumo wrestler, and take home an original sumo goods set as souvenirs of your immersive sumo experience in Asakusa

From Tokyo: Mt. Fuji Full-Day Sightseeing Trip

From Tokyo: Mt. Fuji Full-Day Sightseeing Trip

Experience the most famous sightseeing spots around Mount Fuji. Learn about Japanese history and culture while soaking in the dramatic views around Mount Fuji. Depart from Tokyo by bus and arrive at Kawaguchiko Oishi Park where you can capture beautiful photos with lake Kawaguchi and Mount Fuji in the background. Continue to Arakura Sengen Park, located halfway up Mount Arakura in Fujiyoshida in the Yamanashi Prefecture. Take in the panoramic views of the city with Mount Fuji in the background and admire the cherry blossoms in Spring. After that will be Oshino Hakkai, one of the most famous spots in the Fujisan area. You can see the 8 different lakes located there and taste the water from Mount Fuji. The last spot you will go to 5th Station (half way) of Mount Fuji, which is 2300m high. You can enjoy some special food or buy unique souvenirs here, with very close view of top of Mount Fuji. In winter, we will go to 4th Station/Mt. Fuji 1st Station or Yamanakako Hananomiyako park to see the diamond fuji sunset view instead.

Tokyo: Skytree Admission ticket

Tokyo: Skytree Admission ticket

Discover unbeatable views of Tokyo from the Tembo Observation Deck of the Tokyo Skytree tower with this admission ticket. Feel the thrill of riding the elevator to an elevation of 350 meters. Choose from ticketing options with or without access to the stunning Tembo Galleria. Arrive at the Tokyo Skytree tower and head up to the 4th floor, where you're greeted by friendly staff. Here, you'll get your ticket and head straight into an elevator that takes you shooting seamlessly up to the 1,150-foot (350-m) Tembo Deck in no time. The enormous, circular deck features windows on all sides, allowing you 360-degree views of Tokyo City. See the winding Sumida River, look for the Tokyo Dome, and even find the Tokyo Tower—interactive displays help you pick out points of interest too. If you choose to visit the Tembo Galleria, hop into another elevator and rush up to the 1,475-foot (450-m) viewing space. The Galleria features a long, sloping spiral ramp that offers an even more dynamic view of the city. On your way back to the ground, stop by Floor 345 to check out the gift shop, and pause at Floor 340 for a dizzying view straight down from a section of sturdy glass flooring. TOKYO SKYTREE® will hold the SUPER SKYTREE® DISCO for six days in January and February 2024. The event will take place on January 25th and February 1st, 9th, 16th, 22nd, and 29th. The Tembo Deck, located 350 meters above the ground, will feature DJ booths, stands, and mirror balls, creating a disco space in the sky with a view of the nightscape. Experience a unique disco night in a special space with a one-of-a-kind lineup of legendary, top, and popular DJs from different eras. Come on!Dance with the best in the world! Period: January 25(Thu.), February 1(Thu.), February 9(Fri.), February 16(Fri.), February 22(Thu.), and February 29(Thu.), 2024 Place: TOKYO SKYTREE Tembo Deck Floor 350 *Please note that admission to the observation deck is required.

Osaka: Universal Studios Japan 1, 1.5, or 2-Day Studio Pass

Osaka: Universal Studios Japan 1, 1.5, or 2-Day Studio Pass

HARRY POTTER and all related characters and elements © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Publishing Rights © J.K. Rowling. Minions and all related elements and indicia TM & © 2024 Universal Studios. All rights reserved. © Nintendo TM & © Universal Studios & Amblin Entertainment TM & © Universal Studios. All rights reserved. One of Japan's leading theme parks, highly praised by visitors to Japan! A super-exciting experience that will unleash your emotions is here! No. 1 in TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Best of the Best in the Japanese theme park category for four consecutive years (2017-2020). Experience the world's first Mario-themed area at the Mario Kart: Koopa's Challenge™ attraction which received two Thea Awards. Get lost in a magical world at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ attraction.  Make the little ones happy with attractions like the the "Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem" ride and the "Hello Kitty's Cupcake Dream ride." Have access to a variety of tasty foods and drinks at vendors in the park. Play exciting games and win fantastic prizes that are themed after your favorite characters. To provide the best experience, guests will need an "Area Timed Entry Ticket: Advance Booking" or "Area Timed Entry Ticket / Standby Entry Ticket" to enter SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™. Depending on crowd conditions, the distribution of “Area Timed Entry” may end ahead of schedule. You may be able to enter an area without an “Area Timed Entry Ticket: Advance Booking” or “Area Timed Entry Ticket / Standby Entry Ticket”. To ensure the best experience, guests will need to purchase either Universal Express Pass or an “Area Timed Entry Ticket: Advance Booking”. Attractions, restaurants, shops, and photo services may be closed or operations suspended without prior notice. Please check "Info on temporary show and attraction closures" in advance: https://www.usj.co.jp/web/en/us/park-guide/schedule/attraction-closure Download the Universal Studios Japan official app in advance to get an “Area Timed Entry Ticket” to make your park experience even smoother! Please refer to the Universal Studios Japan official website for more information. https://www.usj.co.jp/web/en/us/enjoy/numbered-ticket CR24-1799

Tokyo: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Tokyo: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Take in the city of Tokyo from an open-top sightseeing bus and choose from all the available routes according to your interests. Your ticket provides unlimited access to all routes, allowing you to hop off when you want to explore more. See the highlights of the city, such as Tokyo Sky Tree, Asakusa, Tokyo Tower, Tsukiji, and Ginza. Route 1: TOKYO SKYTREE course Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building — Kodemmacho Station — Ryogoku Edo-Tokyo Museum — TOKYO SKYTREE station — Asakusa Hanakawado — Asakusa Tawaramachi — Ueno Matsuzakaya — Akihabara (Suehirocho) — Shin-Nihombashi Station — Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building Route 2: TOKYO TOWER, Tsukiji Ginza course Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building — Tokyo Tower — Tokyo Prince Hotel/Zojo-ji Temple — Tokyo Teleport Station — Tsukiji Ginza — Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building Route 3: SHINJUKU SHIBUYA course Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building — Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden — Shinjuku Station South Exit/Hotel Century Southern Tower — Shinjuku Station West Exit/Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building — Shibuya City Hall/Harajuku/Meiji Jingu Shrine — Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building You can hop off and back on the bus at your convenience and explore the sights you’re interested in at your own pace. From the open-top bus, you’ll enjoy panoramic views of Tokyo as you listen to the commentary on your audio guide.

Kyoto: Tea Ceremony Ju-An at Jotokuji Temple

Kyoto: Tea Ceremony Ju-An at Jotokuji Temple

Start your tea ceremony experience by entering through the main gates of the Jotoku-ji Temple. You will pass the entrance to the Grand Tearoom on your left and a shop next to it and meet at the nearby red benches where your guide awaits. Whilst walking through the temple you are free to admire the architecture and stand by the purification fountain. Weather permitting, you are free to sit at the red benches and for a break. In the event of rain you can stand outside under the gable of the shop or wait in the Grand Tearoom. Once you have finished perusing the temple or sitting on the red benches taking in the atmosphere you are able to enter the Grand Tearoom where your instructor waits for you.  Start your tour of the Temple with a traditional purification ritual, a completely unique and insightful experience for Western visitors. Afterwards you will remove your shoes at the entrance of the Grand Tearoom and in your group, proceed inside to take your seat. Get the chance to sample matcha tea at its best. The Tea Master will guide you throughout, showing and explaining every step of the way. Throughout the ceremony you will be taught the fine art of drinking matcha tea and learn about the importance of the ceremony.

Tokyo Tower: Admission Ticket

Tokyo Tower: Admission Ticket

Located in the center of Tokyo, Tokyo Tower is one of the city's most iconic landmarks, built in 1958. Situated near the JR line station, Hamamatsucho, it's convenient to get to from anywhere in the city. The tower's bright red color makes it stand out from nearby buildings during the day and beautiful light-scapes at night make this landmark a truly breathtaking sight 24/7. The lighting concept is designed by the world-famous lighting designer Ishii Shogo, and the lighting time is between sunset and midnight. The color of the light changes in the seasons: burning bright white in the summer, and orange in the spring, autumn, and winter. The tower has a large observation deck at 490 feet and a special observation deck at 820 feet. It offers panoramic views of the city and even Mount Fuji on sunny days. In addition to the entrance of the observatory, there is also a themed aquarium and a variety of souvenirs available for purchase.

Kyoto: Ninnaji Temple Entry Ticket

Kyoto: Ninnaji Temple Entry Ticket

Experience the historic Ninna-ji Temple in Kyoto. Famous for its late-blooming Omuro sakura cherry trees and a five-story pagoda, Ninna-ji was founded in 888 AD. It is the main temple of the Omuro school of the Shingon sect of Buddhism, and it houses countless national treasures and cultural artifacts. Appreciate the beauty of nature at Ninna-ji Temple throughout the year. Discover the striking beauty of the Omuro Pilgrimage course. This two-hour course is a shorter version of the Shikoku Pilgrimage, surrounded by the sounds of nature and the changing seasons.  In spring, witness the late-blooming cherry blossoms. Summertime sees many priests in the temple for Buddhist ceremonies. In the fall, the historic temple buildings are enveloped in vivid shades of red and yellow. And in winter, enjoy the serene Japanese garden after it has snowed.  You can even soak up the gorgeous snowy scenery of the Goten Palace. 

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