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≪LuxuryBus≫ Real japan experience #1

Departure:Mar.13、Apr.3、May.8、Jun.12

Experience time-honored Japanese craftsmanship and culture with all five senses.The tour introduces traditional carved lacquerware called Kamakurabori, the traditions and artistry of kimono, and a special lunch and Zen meditation experience at a Buddhist temple.Discover the Japansese spirit and gain insights into Japanese culture through the fundamentals of food and clothing.The curated selection of premium experiences is designed to stimulate the mind, relax the body, and refresh the spirit. The tour will run by Pianissimo Ⅲ, Hatobus's most luxurious bus. There are only three seats per row,24seats in total,and bathroom in the back. Please enjoy the spacious tour on Pianissimo Ⅲ.

Course No.FareEstimated timeMealLanguage
R383Adult 32,000 yen
Child(6-11years) 30,000 yen
8:10–18:15Lunch includedEnglish
Course No. R383
Fare Adult 32,000 yen
Child(6-11years) 30,000 yen
Estimated time 8:10–18:15
Meal Lunch included
Language English
  • ZEN Experience

    ZEN Experience(For image only)

  • KAMAKURABORI

    KAMAKURA BORI(For image only)

  • Kimono SEITA

    Kimono SEITA(For image only)

  • Lunch

    Lunch(For image only)

  • Kamakura Great Buddha

    Kamakura Great Buddha(For image only)

  • ZEN Experience

    ZEN Experience(For image only)

  • KAMAKURABORI

    KAMAKURA BORI(For image only)

  • Kimono SEITA

    Kimono SEITA(For image only)

  • Lunch

    Lunch(For image only)

  • Kamakura Great Buddha

    Kamakura Great Buddha(For image only)

Itinerary

Kamakurabori is the traditional craft made by carving wood and coating with layers of urushi lacquer.The origin of the kamakurabori dates back to Buddhist utensils and sculpture of the Zen temple in the kamakura era. Easy to hand,texture of wood and lacquer.The depth that arises from the shadowed sculpture enrich the heart and time.You can also see the skill of the kamakurabori sculpture from close distance. ※kamakura era:around 1185-1333.The era when samurai held power.Political base moves from Kyoto to Kamakura.

KAMAKURA BORI

Opened in 1927.A fine sophisticated kimono store pursuing the simplicity that leads to the lives of samurai and modernity that is also familiar to the present day.Through kimono and yukata,you will touch "harmony cultivated in ancient capital Kamakura.

Kimono

You will have a special lunch box served by the famous kaiseki cuisine restaurant "Kitakamakura-saryo Gento-an" at the kigenin temple,which has earned Michelin one star .

Lunch

It will be done at the “Kigenin”, a temple prohibited for tourist to enter in the Engakuji Temple which is the center of Buddhist denomination culture that has the Zen maditation.You can also enjoy a beautiful japanese garden with rich nature.

ZEN Experience
Kotoku-in  Temple(Kamakura Great Buddha)

*Minimum tour participants required : 5 person.(decision made 4 days in advance)
*Chiidren under age 5 cannot participate in this tour.
*Please be sure to register your emagency contacts.
*Please participate easy walking shoes.
*Since there is a lunch/Zen maditation sitting on tatami mats,please wear easy-to-sit clothes.
*Depending on the road conditions,there is a possibility that the travel route will be changed or the return time will be delayed.
*Wearing Kimono and Yokata is not included.