EXCURSION

Excursion-Tuesday(AM)

Ningyo Joruri, literally meaning ‘puppet’ and ‘narrative’, is one of the representative Japanese traditional theaters along with kabuki, which has been popular among ordinary people for 400 years.
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Thus ningyô-jôruri has been popular for hundreds of years in Awaji. It was, however, endangered by such new forms of entertainment as movie, radio, and TV after World War II. Many puppet troupes ceased to perform until finally the Awaji-ningyô-za is the only remaining active theater today.

Tour time; From 8:30  to 12:00
Tour fee; 6,200 JPY

This Excursion’s Time Schedule

8:30 am : The tour meets at the information desk in Awaji Yumebutai International Conference Center.
9:30 am-11:00 am: Enjoy “Awaji Ningyo Joruri” at “Awaji Ningyo-za”
12:00 am : The tour ends at the information desk.
Included; Bus fee, theater ticket for Awaji Ningyo Joruri
Tour fee is 6,200 JPY per person.

Excursion-Tuesday(PM)

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Japanese garden “Ko-ko en” was constructed in 1992 at the exact site of Nishi-Oyashiki (Load’s West Residence) with Himeji Castle. It creates historical atmosphere with the magnificent view of Himeji Castle.
We hope you will have a good stroll and feel history in “Koko-en” with Himeji Castle.

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Tour time; From 13:00 to 17:50
Tour fee; 7,400 JPY

This Excursion’s Time Schedule

13:00 pm : The tour meets at the information desk. in Awaji Yumebutai International Conference Center.
14:30 am-16:30 am: Enjoy Himeji castle and “Ko-ko en”
17:50 am : The tour ends at the information desk.
Included; Bus fee, admission ticket for Himeji castle and “Ko-ko en”
Tour fee is 7,400 JPY per person.

Excursion-Wednesday

Whirlpools of Naruto Strait is the world’s largest!
“Whirlpools” is a natural phenomenon caused by the tide. Only Naruto Strait can be seen a large vortex of this great power in the world.
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You can cruise along with a lot of cute gulls in the winter. Feeding the seagulls is very popular.

Tour time; From 13:30 to 17:20
Tour fee; 4,600 JPY

This Excursion’s Time Schedule

13:30 pm : The tour meets at the information desk. in Awaji Yumebutai International Conference Center.
14:30 am-12:30 am: Enjoy Whirlpools Cruise.
17:20 am : The tour ends at the information desk.
Included; Bus fee, passage ticket
Tour fee is 4,600 JPY per person.