1 Day Japan Heritage Tour in Kiryu from Asakusa

9 hr

E-Ticket

Day Trip

Group Tour

Kiryu is known for its silk industry in old histories. Women lead their family by providing income to the house in Kiryu. They made their living by sericulturing, reeling and texturing.

You will meet your guide at Shinkiryu Station and first take a taxi to the traditional Japanese restaurant or French restaurant. After having lunch, the local guide will show you around the town and stop by the fabric factory where you can try cultural...
Kiryu is known for its silk industry in old histories. Women lead their family by providing income to the house in Kiryu. They made their living by sericulturing, reeling and texturing.

You will meet your guide at Shinkiryu Station and first take a taxi to the traditional Japanese restaurant or French restaurant. After having lunch, the local guide will show you around the town and stop by the fabric factory where you can try cultural experiences such as texturing or dying. After the walking tour, visit “Hotokuji Temple” and try zen meditation and discover yourself in the quiet temple. Zen meditation may be unavailable in the high seasons because the temple is also known for its beautiful view. However, the temple allow visitors to gong the temple's buddhist bell. This is a very rare experience that you can only do it here. The tour concludes at Shinkiryu Station. Round trip train tickets from Asakusa Station to Shinkiryu Station will be sent to your hotel in Tokyo.
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Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Textile Museum Yukari, 4-2-24 Higashi, Kiryu 376-0034 Gunma Prefecture

Located in the prosperous textile town of Kiryu, the Textile Museum Yukari displays weaving tools. Visitors can see an actual working textile factory and even try their hand at indigo dyeing or hand weaving.

Duration: 1 hour

Important Details

Included
  • Lunch - Lunch is your choice from French or Japanese restaurant in Kiryu
  • Zend meditation is available in the low seasons
  • Entry/Admission - Textile Museum Yukari
  • All Fees and Taxes
Not Included
  • Hotel Pickup and Drop off
  • Bottled water - Drinks are not included. Please bring your own drinks.
Departure Point
Asakusa Sta., 1 Chome-1-3 Asakusa, Taito City, Tōkyō-to 111-0032, Japan
9:30 AM
Return Details
Asakusa Sta., 1 Chome-1-3 Asakusa, Taito City, Tōkyō-to 111-0032, Japan
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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