1-Day Shinto Learning Tour at Ise Jingu (Round Trip from Nagoya)
Visit both the Naiku and Geku of Ise Jingu, a shrine loved by Japanese people. Ise Jingu is said to be the most sacred spot in the Shinto religion. Here, learn about Japanese mythology, culture, and more with easy-to-follow explanations from an English-speaking National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter.
Enjoy comfortable transportation with reserved seats on the limited express train for the round trip from Nagoya. With a National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter by your side there's no worry about getting lost, so enjoy worry-free sightseeing. Participants who plan to stay in Ise, Shima, or Toba on the day following the tour may leave the tour midway.
Also enjoy a walk around Okage Yokocho, the side street area at the gate to the Naiku where over 60 shops recreate an old fashioned atmosphere. Try some of the local food such as Ise udon noodles.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Shikinen Sengu Memorial Sengu Museum, Japan, 〒516-0042 Mie, Ise, Toyokawachō, 前野１２６−１ 外宮域内
- Tour the Sengukan, which features models and video exhibits about Ise Jingu and the Shinto religion, along with a National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter.
The full-scale model of the Geku's main hall is a must see.
- The Geku has about 1,500 years of history, and is venerated as the guardian deity for food, clothing and shelter, and industry.
As Ise Jingu is the site of many ceremonies throughout the year, restrictions may be placed on visiting without prior notice. Thank you for your understanding.
*The Sengukan is temporarily closed (due to flood damage caused by a typhoon that struck the area on Oct. 22, 2017) and cannot be visited. The completion date of the restoration work is yet to be determined (as of Sept. 10, 2019).
If restoration is not yet complete on the day of the tour, customers will be guided to a Geku area shrine, etc. No refunds will be issued in this case.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At:
Ise Jingu, 1 Ujitachicho, Ise 516-0023 Mie Prefecture
- Okage Yokocho features many souvenir shops and restaurants. See historical Ise-style structures from about 400 years ago that were moved and rebuilt or recreated here, and enjoy local food such as Ise's specialty anko-coated mochi (rice cake), Ise udon noodles, and Ise lobster croquettes. Please have lunch on your own here.
- The Naiku has 2,000 years of history and is dedicated to Amaterasu Omikami, the most sacred Shinto deity. To visit, cross Ujibashi Bridge which is said to connect the ordinary world and the sacred world.
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations] This tour uses reserved seating on Kintetsu limited express trains for the round trip from Nagoya. Participants who wish may leave the tour midway in Ise. A pass good for 3 days including the tour date usable for unrestricted travel on trains between Matsusaka and Kashikojima and for designated Ise area bus routes will be handed out. However, you must complete procedures on your own if taking a reserved seat limited express train for the return trip to Nagoya. If alighting in an area outside of the applicable zone the trip will be deemed complete and the pass will be collected, so please be aware of this when using it. If you wish to leave the tour midway please tell the National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter when meeting for the tour."
"[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations] If the Kintetsu Limited Express train reserved seats are sold out, or if the train service is interrupted or suspended, alternative transportation may be provided via JR or other service, or via non-reserved seating. In such cases, arrival time to the destination may be greatly delayed. Refunds will not be issued, and additional payment will not be required in such cases. Transportation around the Ise Jingu area will be by route bus, so participants may be unable to sit down. As Ise Jingu is the site of many ceremonies throughout the year, restrictions may be placed on visiting without prior notice. Thank you for your understanding. *The Sengukan is temporarily closed (due to flood damage caused by a typhoon that struck the area on Oct. 22, 2017) and cannot be visited. The completion date of the restoration work is yet to be determined (as of Sept. 10, 2019). If restoration is not yet complete on the day of the tour, customers will be guided to a Geku area shrine, etc. No refunds will be issued in this case."
"[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Children/Infants] Children 0 to 5 years of age may not join this tour. The tour booking charge is different for adult and child customers."
"[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Meals] Not included. Please have it on your own while taking a walk through Okage Yokocho. Please ask the guide if you have any questions. However, the guide cannot give restaurant recommendations to those with dietary restrictions, allergies, etc."
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
"・1 person available for 2 seats by purchasing 2 seats.
・Require purchase a mask
・Fever decision 99.5°F/37.5°C or less (Japan standard)
・Those who are sick or have a fever are not allowed to participate. The cancellation fee will be applied at that time."
Duración: 9 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Nagoya Station Tourist Information Center, 1-chōme-1-4 Meieki, Nakamura Ward, Nagoya, Aichi 450-0002, Japan
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.