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Tanabe Machiya Townhouse: Stay, Eat & Experience (Monitor Tour)

Tanabe Machiya Townhouse: Stay, Eat & Experience (Monitor Tour)

Tanabe City is a small city on the west coast of the Kii Peninsula south of Osaka in the rugged Kii peninsula.  It has a long history of pilgrimage and boasted a rich natural and cultural background.  The city center is a classic seaside rural city, with fishing ports, train stations, and small narrow streets, which date back to the Edo period.  Tanabe city has begun to utilize its Machiya townhouse history in unique ways, it hopes to preserve these cultural icons.  This is your chance to Stay, Eat & Experience Tanabe’s Machiya and give feedback to help improve our community.

Number of Participant: 20 total. Groups from 2 to 6 are able to join.
Who can join?: Non-Japanese in groups of 2 to 6.
Tour Date: Until March 30th, 2013 
Not available on Wednesdays, Sundays, February 21, and March 21.
Tour Length: 1 night, 2 days

Guides: This is a self-guided tour, but staff will meet with you periodically during the tour including meeting you at the Kii-Tanabe station, and seeing you off at the Kii-Tanabe station. You will need to catch the train in Osaka on your own. 
Price: 5,000 yen !

  Tour details are subject to change.
  Participants will be asked to fill out a questionnaire about their trip.

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PRICE Adult 11,000 yen Children 5,500 yen (Children 6 to 11 years old)
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VALIDITY PERIOD Five consecutive days
AREA ●JR conventional lines: Nagoya-Shingu-within Osaka City (via lse Tetsudo Line or Kameyama, via Kisei Main Line/Hanwa Line) ●Nagoya-Kameyama-Nara-within Osaka City (via Kansai Main Line) Taki Toba (Sangu Line) ●Kansai International Airport-Hineno (Kansai Airport Line) ●Bus routes for accessing Kumano Kodo, Kumano Hongu Taisha, Kumano Nachi Taisha (Only Kumano Kotsu Bus); and Select bus routes
TRAIN TYPES ●Unlimited use of non-reserved seats on ordinary cars on all JR conventional line trains in the subject section. ●Reserved seats can be used up to four times on ordinary cars of limited express and rapid trains. ●Only non-reserved seats can be used on the limited express "Haruka' between the Kansai Inte…