NTA Japan Tour

Day Tour

Tokushima Awa-Odori Experience Tour

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Price : JPY 13,900

  • Tokushima Awa-Odori Experience Tour

Tokushima Awa-Odori Experience Tour

  • Tour by public transportation
Departure
Tokushima
Destination
Tokushima

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Glimpse the history and culture of Tokushima
A unique tour that will have you experiencing Tokushima Castle Museum and the Awa Odori Festival Hall, together with explanations from the tour guide, and dancing the awa-odori at the end of the tour.


Ⅰ. Learn the history of Tokushima City at the Tokushima Castle Museum, and marvel at its garden!
A local tour guide will take you to Tokushima Castle Museum. There, you will be able to learn about the hanshu (feudal lords) who supported the development of Tokushima City, and get a glimpse into the everyday lives of the common people during the Edo Period. The beautiful Japanese garden, beloved by hanshu across the generations, is also a must-see.


Ⅱ. Look out over Tokushima City from a mountaintop observation deck on Mt. Bizan!
At Awa Odori Festival Hall, you will be able to look out over Tokushima City from the Mt. Bizan observation deck - a spot that has been referenced in the songs of Manyoshu, and that has historically been and is now still a symbol of the city.


Ⅲ. Learn the history of the awa-odori, and dance it yourself!
Observe an awa-odori performance, featuring experienced dancers and traditional instruments, up close. Learn more about Tokushima City residents’ pride and joy, the awa-odori, and dance it alongside everyone else at the end of the tour!



<Address of Meeting Place>
In front of ticket gate at JR Tokushima Station
MAP: https://goo.gl/maps/uALPAjE7AP4xTJgv8

■ Access Using Public Transportation
Approximately 2 hours 20 minutes from JR Shin-Kobe Station by express bus

Tour Code
MGTTKS001

Basic Itinerary

(1) JR Tokushima Station
(2) Tokushima Castle Museum
(3) Awa Odori Festival Hall (Awa Odori Kaikan)

Meal

Breakfast
None
Lunch
1 time(s)
Dinner
None

Assistant

English speaking guide

Departure Note

Validity
2022-03-08 〜 2023-03-07   Sunday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday/Saturday
Blackout
Every Monday | Dec 30, 2022 | Jan 1-3, 2023
Duration
300 minutes

Terms & Conditions

14 to 8 days prior to tour date
20%
7 to 4 days before the service date
40%
3 days to 1 day prior to the date of the tour
70%
On the service date / No show
100%

Remarks

■ Included
English Guide, lunch fee, Awa Odori Festival Hall entrance fee, ropeway fee, awa-odori performance viewing fee

■ Not Included
Transportation costs to the meeting place, additional food/drink costs, transportation fees during the tour (city bus)

■ Note
・Parts of this tour involve using public transportation. Be sure to wear clothes that are easy to move around in, as you will also be doing a lot of walking in the museum.
・The observation deck portion of the tour may be canceled if the ropeway stops running due to weather conditions (strong wind/heavy rain).
 If this happens, we will refund you the ropeway fee.

Other Information

■ Participation Requirements
・None

■ In Case of Incident (No-show, bad weather, arriving late, etc.)
・The ropeway may stop running due to weather conditions (strong wind/heavy rain).

Meeting Point

In front of ticket gate at JR Tokushima Station

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