Biwako Terrace and Hikone Castle Private tour (1-4 seater)
*This Private tour (1-4 seater) is priced from $258 per person. Other price variants are listed below.Tour FeatureBiwako Terrace is a very unique terrace located at the top of the 3,600 feet (1,100m) mountain. Take the ropeway and climb the terrace*, where you can enjoy the relaxed time and the magnificent view of Lake Biwa. *In winter, the open area will be limited to Grand Terrace and Terrace Cafe.Lunch time at La Collina. This is a unique place that we chose as the tour lunch place. This is a shop for Japanese and Western confectionery, but it's got more than that. After lunch, you can enjoy walking at their farms surrounding the building, have a look at bakery shops and gift shops, and spend your time as you wish.Hikone Castle is one of the most valuable old castles in Japan. Of the castles built over 400 years ago, only 12 exist, five of them are designated as national treasures, and Hikone Castle is one of them. You have the time to freely visit the castle and see the Japanese garden created by the feudal lord, which is called the Genkyuen.Otsu Service Area is a rest area along the expressways. At a service area in Japan, you can buy souvenirs and enjoy local food made with local ingredients.
|9：00||Depart from hotel in Kyoto|
|10：15||Arrive at Biwako Terrace (Biwako Valley)|
|10：30〜11：20||Ropeway ride, Observation Deck|
|11：30||Depart from Biwako Terrace(Biwako Valley)|
|12：30||Arrive at La Collina|
|12：30〜13：45||Lunch and Free Time at La Collina|
|13：45||Depart from La Collina|
|14：30||Arrive at Hikone Castle|
|14：40〜16：30||Hikone Castle, Genkyuen Garden|
|16：30||Depart from Hikone Castle|
|17：15〜17：30||Short break at Otsu Service Area|
|18：30〜19：00||Return at Hotel in Kytoto|
|Vehicle Type||Number of Guests||Price|
|Full Size Van||4||$318|
|Full Size Van||5||$268|
|Full Size Van||6||$238|
|Full Size Van||7||$208|
|Full Size Van||8||$188|
|Full Size Van||9||$178|
Pricing and Inclusions : Quoted Tour prices are per person. Prices include entrance fees, and transportation with English-speaking driver.The driver will not guide at each sightseeing place. Prices also include programming, planning and operational charges and are based on current rates of exchange, tariffs and taxes in effect at the time of publication. We reserve the right to change Tour prices to cover changing costs, tariffs, taxes. Breakdown in the price of the tour or its parts are not available. Unless mentioned by our agent at the time of inquiry, the prices shown are the prices you will be charged.
Exclusions : Quoted Tour prices exclude trip insurance, transportation to tour pick-up location (if needed), food and beverage (lunch and snacks during tour are not included), personal expenses such as buying souvenirs, and optional activities at visiting locations (which are subject to availability).
Departur Dates : Jan.04 - Dec.24 : Every Mon - Fri
(Exception : No tour operated on National Holidays, Golden week and Obon Summer Holidays. Please ask agent for detail)
Biwako Terrace : Photo Courtesy ©Biwako Valley Co.,Ltd.
Hikone Castle : Photo Courtesy（公社）びわこビジターズビューロー (Biwako Visitors Bureau)
La Collina : World Joint Corporation d.b.a. IACE TRAVEL
Tour Vehicles: Photo Courtesy Miyabi Kyoto Kanko Taxi