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202 Hiraizumi Koromonoseki, Hiraizumi-cho, Nishiiwai-gun 029-4102 Iwate Prefecture
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Hiraizumi Half-Day Private Trip with Nationally-Licensed Guide
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Hiraizumi Half-Day Private Trip with Nationally-Licensed Guide

This value-packed trip with a nationally-licensed and experienced multilingual tour guide is a fantastic and efficient way to explore Hiraizumi area!<br><br>Nestled in the mountains of southern Iwate is Hiraizumi, an ancient city that once rivaled Kyoto for its beauty and elegant surroundings. This was the capital of the Northern Fujiwara lands, an independent country that briefly flowered in the late 1100s. Today, you can see the remnants of that once-beautiful city while enjoying the gorges and other scenic beauty of southern Iwate. <br><br>Let us know what you would like to experience and we will customize a four-hour tour that's best for you!<br><br>Note*1: Please select your must-see spots from a list in the tour information to create your customized itinerary.<br>Note*2: The Nationally-licensed Tour Guide-Interpreter certification is issued by the Japanese government requires a good knowledge and understanding of Japanese culture and history.
$98.45 per adult
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maritora wrote a review Apr 2019
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan4,358 contributions145 helpful votes
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This temple is said to have the ability to cure eyes. Long ago, a monk named Gyoki saved a person suffering from an eye disease. This temple was built by his relatives. Cute amulets with the letters "eye" are sold here.
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Date of experience: May 2018
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