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Ouchi, Shimogo-machi, Minamiaizu-gun 969-5207 Fukushima Prefecture
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2-Day Ochijuku Stay and Nikko Sightseeing Tour
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2-Day Ochijuku Stay and Nikko Sightseeing Tour

Make the most of your time and forget about the hassle of travel on this 2-day tour from Tokyo that organizes all transportation, accommodation, and admissions. Choose to travel independently or with the assistance of a guide and explore the charming houses of the historic town of Ochijuku. The next day, head for Nikko where you have the rare opportunity to experience a Zazen meditation session in Rinnoji Temple.
$343.20 per adult
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ken wrote a review Feb 2020
Hawaii97 contributions63 helpful votes
perhaps the expectations were too high. It takes a while to get here by train and bus and once here, the visual is of a historic time but the activities seem very singular in having exterior beauty of what is essentially a shopping arcade catering to tourists. Alternatives
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Jacque W wrote a review Jan 2020
22 contributions4 helpful votes
Overall the day visit was quite pleasant with nice cooling weather. Just too bad numbers of the shop was not open. The Soba noddles and the grilled salt fish was delicious and they have beautiful shrine over there. A short day trip was worthy.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Lynkster wrote a review Dec 2019
Australia254 contributions124 helpful votes
A restored Edo-era village that used to function as one of the stops on the highway, we visited during winter, when snow lay thick on the ground. Many shops and restaurants seem to close early due to the bitter cold, so best to get your eating done before 4pm. Some of the
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Date of experience: December 2019
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baccus60 wrote a review Jul 2019
Penang, Malaysia45 contributions28 helpful votes
Ouchi-juku. That was where we stopped along our way to Aizuwakamatsu and spent a couple of hours. This was a post station during the Edo period. This little village is now known for its iconic houses with thatch roofs built during that period. It's one main road remains untarred
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Date of experience: June 2019
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TNT wrote a review May 2019
Otawara, Japan34 contributions2 helpful votes
This traditional houses are not what you think, for people who love history, maybe it's not too good. All houses are for business, selling souvenirs and food. If you are already on your trip to To no hetsuri, not bad just to drop by.
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Date of experience: May 2019
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