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Boutique Sumo Ryokan Stay and Nature Explore at near Chichibu

2017.05.30

Ryokan the traditional Japanese styled inn stay and river cruise are included in this tour.

Meet with your tour escort at the lobby of your accommodation in Tokyo 23 ward and take a train towards Saitama, northern area from Tokyo.
It will be about 2 hours train ride from Tokyo and tour escort kindly help you.

After you arrive at Saitama area, you will visit Nagatoro area.
Nagatoro-cho is a scenic area located in the north-west part of Saitama prefecture.
Surrounded by mountains and Arakawa river, which is beautiful in the middle basin, flows.

Arakawa river is gently flowing「瀞」about 1km long「長」 in the central of this area.
Nagatoro[長瀞] is named after it.
Why not try River boating? View the dynamic nature of the riffle and pool.
Not only are the rapid and slow meandering paces in the river enjoyable, but the beautiful surrounding nature is also breathtaking.
Get more excited with boatmen. Many of them are the life of the party.
Both young and expert boatmen will make you have more fun with their unique guiding whilst skilfully handling the boat.

Thereafter, you will move to Seibu-Chichibu station and have a lunch with your tour escort.
At 2:30PM shuttle bus will pick you up from Seibu-Chichibu station and tour escort leave from your party.

Check in to Ryokan, Japanese styled inn at 3PM and they will escort you to KURA 「蔵」 bar, and taste some local and hand maid alcohol.
KURA is the name of store house and Sake is also stored in KURA. This bar displays many Sumo-related items, such as a decorated Sumo belt since the owner of this ryokan is an ex-Sumo wrestler and used to be ranked 1st devision.

Feel the local atmosphere and relax by taking some bath time, decorated as a sumo ring. (Please ask it for staff)

Day 2 is free day.
There is a place that you can experience some local events such as bamboo crafts and Soba noodle making. Please inquire to the staff, *You need to pay for it at site.

Bamboo craft: 500 yen/person
Soba noodle making: 2,000 yen/person

Please take a shuttle bus from the Ryokan and the driver will drop you off at Seibu-Chichibu station.
You need to pay for your return train and "RED ARROW", the local express line takes you to Ikebukuro area in Tokyo. (No change)
RED ARROW: 1,480 yen/person

Tour Detail

Tour Style

Private tour.
Tour escort will be there only for Day 1.
CHECK-IN: 3PM
CHECK-OUT: 10AM

Price per person

Sunday-Thursday:
2 persons: 55,000 yen
3 persons: 49,100 yen
4 persons: 42,200 yen
5 persons: 37,300 yen

Friday-Saturday:
2 persons: 56,900 yen
3 persons: 51,100 yen
4 persons: 44,200 yen
5 persons: 42,400 yen
6 persons: 39,300 yen

Group Size

Min. 1 person
Max. 6 persons
Only 6 groups are available in a day

Duration

2 days

Destination

Tour Itinerary

Day 1
8:00AM Hotel
10:55AM Nagatoro station
11:30AM-12:00PM Nagatoro river cruise
12:25PM Nagatoro station
12:49PM Seibu Chichibu station
1:00PM-2:30PM Lunch and shopping
2:30PM Pick-up from Seibu chichibu station
3:00PM Check-in to Miyamoto-ke

Day 2
Free day

What's Included

Tour escort for only Day 1
Transportation fee from your hotel to Nagatoro station
River cruising on Nagatoro river
Transportation fee from Nagatoro station to Seibu Chichibu station
1 Night Ryokan stay
Pick-up and drop-off from/to Seibu Chichibu station
Dinner on Day 1 and Breakfast on Day 2

What's not Included

Tour escort on Day 2
Transportation fee from Seibu Chichibu station to Tokyo
Culture experience on Day 2, please pay for it at the site
Lunch

Tour Tips

Booking process
1. Please contact us for availability through ‘BOOK IT’ button below.
2. We will check the availability and come back to you within 1 business day.
3. Payment request will be sent via Paypal.
4. Reservation is done upon receiving your payment. Confirmation e-mail will be sent to you.

Payment
- Fees shall be paid through Paypal. Currently no other payment method is accepted.

Cancellation Policy
Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 8 days prior to the program date.
Reservations cancelled less than 14 days before the program date will incur the following charges:
- Between 7 days and 5 days: 30% of the program charge

- Between 4 days and 2 days: 50% of the program charge

- The day before the date of travel: 80% of the program charge

- Less than a day or no show: 100% of the program charge

*Time is in JST.