Full day private cycling tour supported by you own guide, driver and support van. Visit Japan’s most historical towns and countryside along beauty sea line.
Battleship, Parks and Temples Are Key on Kure Private Sightseeing Tours
Most famous for building the Japanese battleship ‘Yamato’ during the Second World War, Kure, the city, has many other interesting aspects to it which can be found on private sightseeing tours.
There are a number of museums, but the most popular are the Yamato Museum which displays the history of Kure going back to its origins to modern day. See a Mitsubishi Zero A6M fighter plane and a replica of Yamato.
Diagonally across from Yamato Museum is The Whale of Iron Museum which is a real decommissioned submarine which is now a museum on the history of Maritime Self- Defence Force.
A break away from Naval history are the amazing parks and sacred and religious historical sites to be explored on sightseeing tours or guided tours.
Come nightfall in the city of Kure and the buzz in the city is high with all the street food vendors setting up and cooking their delicacies in anticipation of the hungry locals and curious tourists.
Travel Tips for Kure
March, April, May, June, September and October are regarded to be the best months to visit the city of Kure. This is when the temperatures are warm and the chances of rain are less. Should you decide to visit during the winter months, you can avail of great offers and sightseeing or guided tours are less crowded and cheaper. Avoid June and July due to the amount of rainfall and the high humidity.
The prices in the city of Kure are lower than many other cities in Japan and you get great value for your money. Accommodation is cheaper, but there is not a very large to choose from. Food is excellent value for money. The restaurants are cheap and delicious, but the street food vendors are even cheaper and just as delicious. Public transport costs are lower than the average costs in Japan.
From where the city of Kure is situated in Japan, it is an excellent place to visit on sightseeing tours or a place from which you can visit the other main cities, Hiroshima being one of them. It is cheaper to stay in Kure so check out what tours are available before booking your trip to Japan. No matter where you go in the world, beware of pickpockets and never walk along at night in the dark.
There is a rather large amount of rainfall in the city of Kure throughout the entire year with the most falling during the months of June and July. December is on average the driest month. August is regarded as the hottest month of the year when temperatures are above 27.5 degrees Celsius on average. January, on average, is usually the coldest month with temperatures approximately 5 degrees Celsius.