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Self Guided 3-Day Saga Tour with Treasure Hunting in Arita

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3-day tour around Saga refreshes one's understanding of the history of ceramics craft of the country and enables one to appreciate Japanese-style gardens from a creative perspective against modern technology backdrop.

Saga Prefecture, northwest end of Kyushu, has since hundreds of years ago been renowned for its ceramics art and technique which leaves a series of brand names well-known across the nation and even worldwide.

Join this 3-day tour getting to know the proud heritage of Saga, starting from a round of treasure hunting at mountain valley in top brand porcelain and pottery warehouses.

Day 1 after flight landing, jump on relay taxis to Arita the small town known as one of the pioneering places to produce porcelain in the country. At over 150-year-old Kouraku Kiln, make full use of your time and so as to take home all the wares you manage to carry.

With your basket full of select souvenirs, leave Arita and move on by about 30 minute ride to Takeo town, famous for its 1,300-year-old beauty therapy Takeo Onsen with high concentration of sodium bicarbonate.

After hotel check-in hurry up to catch the highlight of the day at Mifune-yama Rakuen (Garden) at walking distance.

Day 2 is free at leisure after breakfast at hotel. Excursion to near-by towns is also recommended.

On Day 3 why not take another stroll around Takeo town after breakfast at hotel. In the afternoon share taxi ride from Mifune-yama Rakuen to Saga Airport and then fly back to Tokyo.

3-day tour around Saga refreshes one's understanding of the history of ceramics craft of the country and enables one to appreciate Japanese-style gardens from a creative perspective against modern technology backdrop.

Saga Prefecture, northwest end of Kyushu, has since hundreds of years ago been renowned for its ceramics art and technique which leaves a series of brand names well-known across the nation and even worldwide.

Join this 3-day tour getting to know the proud heritage of Saga, starting from a round of treasure hunting at mountain valley in top brand porcelain and pottery warehouses.

Day 1 after flight landing, jump on relay taxis to Arita the small town known as one of the pioneering places to produce porcelain in the country. At over 150-year-old Kouraku Kiln, make full use of your time and so as to take home all the wares you manage to carry.

With your basket full of select souvenirs, leave Arita and move on by about 30 minute ride to Takeo town, famous for its 1,300-year-old beauty therapy Takeo Onsen with high concentration of sodium bicarbonate.

After hotel check-in hurry up to catch the highlight of the day at Mifune-yama Rakuen (Garden) at walking distance.

Day 2 is free at leisure after breakfast at hotel. Excursion to near-by towns is also recommended.

On Day 3 why not take another stroll around Takeo town after breakfast at hotel. In the afternoon share taxi ride from Mifune-yama Rakuen to Saga Airport and then fly back to Tokyo.

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Self Guided 3-Day Saga Tour with Treasure Hunting in Arita

Activity Location

Saga & Arita

Saga

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Haneda Airport Domestic Terminal 2

    3 Chome-4 Hanedakuko, Ōta,

    Ōta 144-0041


Highlights

  • Tokyo/Saga round-trip ANA flights and 2 night hotel package

  • Pottery treasure hunting at 150-year-old Kouraku Kiln, Arita

  • Local transportation included

  • Night stroll around lit up traditional Japanese gardens

  • Historic Mifuneyama Rakuen presented against digital canvas


Inclusions

  • Haneda–Saga ANA round-trip flight tickets and 2 night accommodation

  • Day 2 and Day 3 breakfast at hotel

  • Local transportation on Day 1 and Day 3

  • Admission fee for treasure hunting in Arita the pottery town

  • Admission fee for Mifuyeyama Rakuen and digital art projection mapping


Exclusions

  • Food and beverages except for meals included in the tour package.

  • Transport needs to be on your own from your residence to Haneda Airport and return.

  • Tour guide and tour conductor not included.


Know Before You Book

  • The package does not include guide or tour conductor, but all instructions are provided for a smooth stay.

  • Hotel room allocation is 2 persons per room by default. For party of 3 guests: 1 2-person room & 1 1-person room. For party of 4: 2 2-person rooms.

  • Same tour price for adults and children.

  • Children 2 and younger are complimentary (no seat, no accommodation, no meal).

  • This tour requires a minimum of 2 travelers per booking to go ahead. Bookings of 1 traveler will be cancelled.