A tourist guide who knows all about the city will guide you to the best spots from the many warehouses in Kitakata.
”Kura-no-Machi Tour" is very popular sightseeing tour to explore the kitakata city as well as traditional Kura in the city. A guide will show you the city and answer to the questions as "why are there many Kura in Kitakata?" , "What are the characteristics of Kura in Kitakata?" in which are two of the most frequently answered questions.
〔Unfortunately, this tour is closed for while due to the COVID-19.〕
"*Kura: meaning of storehouse
*Machi: meaning of town
■ "Kura-no-Machi" Walk Tour
2hours￥2,000 (additional￥1,000 /an hour)
*The tour plans are various depend of time schedules
*To check the Buddhist statues, please make an appointment by your own
■A special Kura Tour (A tour guide of the private Kura which is not open for the public)
2hours ￥3,000 (additional￥1,000 /an hour)
* maximum 10 people/ each tour
* There is a tour plan to shightseen the traditional seating area inside of Kura (a plan might get differ depend of schedules)
|Organizer||(One company) Kitakata Tourism and Products Association|
|Address||7244-2, Oshimizu-higashi, Kitakata City, Fukushima Prefecture
|Meeting place||Determined after consultation in advance|
|Access||■To access by Train
From Tokyo: Take a bullet train and get off at Koriyama station (approx. 1 hour and 20 minutes), then from Koriyama, take the Banetsu-West line and get off at Kitakata station (approx. 1.5 hours)
■To access by a car
From Shuto Expressway: Get off at the exit Aizu-Wakamatsu (approx. 1 hour and 20 minutes)
From Senday-Miyagi interchange:Get off at the exit Aizu-Wakamatsu (approx. 2 hour and 15 minutes)
From Niigata-Central Interchange: Get off at the exit Aizu-Wakamatsu (approx. 1 hour and 15 minutes)
From Aizu-Wakamatsu Interchange: Get off at the exit Kitakata (approx. 30 minutes)
From Fukushima Ozasou Interchange: Get off at Yonezawa Central Exit (approx. 30 minutes)
From Yonezawa Central Interchange: Get off at the exit Kitakata (approx. 1 hour)
|Opening hours||Business Hour (to make a reservation of a tour guide) 8:30 ~ 17:15
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