This is a splendid excursion to see beautiful nature.

Tour to RYU-Q kan, Amazing Underground Shrine, from Tokyo (Eddy_151)

This tour takes you to a massive underground structure called RYU-Q kan in Kasukabe city of Saitama prefecture, about 30 km north from central Tokyo. The RYU-Q kan is a part of the Metropolitan Area Outer Underground Discharge Channel which is a huge underground structure to prevent the area from flodding. At the RYU-Q kan, you will join the walking tour offered by staffs of the local government. All expranations are done in Japanese, so I will translate for customers. For detail, please see my blog.

Guide: Eddy Murayama

 Itinerary
・meet at your hotel or a station and go to RYU-Q kan by train
・see the control room and listen to the instruction of the tour.
・attend the walking tour to the underground structure.
・back to the hotel or a station

What You can Expect in this Tour

Walking tour
At the Ryukyukan, the following walking tour is offered daily.
(1) Opening hours: 9:30~16:00 except for Monday and New year day
(2) Number of guests: up to 50 persons
(3) Duration: about 1 hour
(4) Fee: 1,000 JPY
(5) Reservation: It is necessary to make a reservation at the Kasukabe city website.

Japanese culture explanation
On the way to the RYU-Q kan, I will introduce some of Japanese culture such as brief history of Japan, natural disaster relatiing to the RYU-Q kan.

Important Information
Language: English
Number of guests: up to 4
Meeting Time: at 8:00 am (flexible, depending upon the walking tour time)
Meeting Place: at your hotel in central Tokyo, Makuhari or Chiba
Dismissing Place: at the nearest station of your hotel
Serving hours by the guide: 8 hours

Price:
28,000 JPY per day
(Including)
guiding fee (tax included)
transportation expenses (the guide)
(Not including )
transportation expenses (you)
meal (you and the guide)

Estimated local cost:
transportation expenses of round-trip to RYU-Q kan
(1) train from Tokyo, Chiba, or Makuhari to Minami-Sakurai (1.5 hours): about 1000 JPY
(2) taxi from Minami-Sakurai to RYU-Q kan : about 1500 JPY
……
lunch : 1000 JPY ~

Before you apply for this guide tour, you need to read the following explanation.
Booking Process
Guide Business Stipulations

Contract Type: Custom-Ordered
Tour ID ( Item ID): EDDY032

Others:
(1) We walk a few km. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
(2) Some shops do not accept a credit card, so please bring Japanese yen for lunch and so on.

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