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Wakayama Castle Town Walking Tour

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Overview
Wakayama is located only about 30km (or 18 miles) south of Osaka Kansai International Airport and has its own distinctive charm. The world famous Wakayama Castle in the center, the city offers a wide variety of attractions. We will stroll through Wakayama Castle and its castle town, and show you what Wakayama has to offer.  This will be the best introductory tour for you to familiarize yourself to Wakayama, or even Japan in general.
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Stop At: WAK Guide, 4 Ichibancho, Wakayama 640-8799 Wakayama Prefecture

After meeting near historic Wakayama Castle Park, we will walk up right by the majestic Wakayama Castle and enjoy the nice view of the castle.  We will talk about the history of the city and castle along the way.  After visiting the castle, we will stroll through Downtown Wakayama and show you the local people's life, tradition, culture, foods and so on. If you ever feel tired of walking during our tour, we can always take a break anywhere on our way.  We know the best Japanese traditional sweets shop in town for that.  You may try on an ancient samurai warrior's armor costume at the castle if it interests you (free).  Make sure to ask many questions to your tour guide, since we are all professional licensed guides, and most importantly we are the Wakayama locals !! We will be walking about 3km (or 2 miles), some uphills to the castle tower.
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Duration
2h
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions except severe weather conditions such as typhoon, please dress appropriately
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The tour is not insured
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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cattanaka wrote a review Oct 2019
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Noriko is an amazing guide, she took me around Wakayama Castle and gave me an in depth tour of the castle and the surrounding grounds. I learned so much from her about the details of the rocks around the castle yard as well as the rich history of the Edo period and Wakayama
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Date of experience: October 2019
ccymak wrote a review Oct 2019
4 contributions2 helpful votes
Noriko is friendly and kind. She provided me tons of info that I wouldn't be able to know if I had only walked around on my own. Impressive walking tour.
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Mary M wrote a review Jul 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
I had the pleasure of spending the day with Noriko from WAK Guide while I was in Kyoto during Golden week! I was so glad to have the opportunity to experience this lovely city with someone so familiar with it and the local culture. Noriko was full of so much information,
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Date of experience: May 2019
Krystal U wrote a review May 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
I contacted WAK Guide to ask for a customized tour in Wakayama. Noriko replied and gave wonderful suggestions. She made all preparations for our trip to be enjoyable, which is over and beyond what we have expected. She excels in her work, and puts all efforts into it, which we
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Date of experience: April 2019
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