Kumamoto City Tours with Explore Kumamoto

The Kumamoto City Tour allows you to see all the main sights of Kumamoto City in a day, including places difficult to reach by public transport and slightly outside the city. Your guide will be an experienced, fun and knowledgeable Registered Japanese Guide or a Native English Speaker Guide. Transport can either be by car or public transport depending on the itinerary for the day.

There are 2 styles of City Tour: the first is the Kumamoto City Highlights tour which includes all the main places of interest:

Kumamoto Castle

Sakurababa Joujuen

The Kumamoto Prefectural Crafts Center

Suizenji Park

Ezu Lake

Tatsuda Nature Park

The second choice is the Customised City Tour, perfect for people with specific interests or looking to add in activities into their tour plan. This tour is designed by you; just pick and mix from the activities below, once you have browsed the activities, get in touch with Explore Kumamoto, tell us what you’d like to do and we will plan your unique tour itinerary.

Tour Fees

The Guide fee is an hourly rate of 3,500 Yen per hour for a group up to 5 people. With a minimum booking time of 2.5 hours. Entrance fees, lunch and travel costs are extra. (Larger groups can be catered for please contact us for rates.) A daily tour rate of 25,000 Yen is also available, for a full day tour up to 9 hours. We will inform you of entrance fees or extra activity fees when you have decided your itinerary.