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Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter

Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture
+81 86-426-3030
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“boat ride”(9 reviews)
“edo period”(9 reviews)
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"day trip"
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"boat ride"
in 9 reviews
"edo period"
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"old town"
in 12 reviews
"historical area"
in 11 reviews
"narrow streets"
in 6 reviews
"stone bridges"
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"old style"
in 7 reviews
"local train"
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"walk around"
in 7 reviews
"quaint shops"
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"museum of art"
in 9 reviews
"step back in time"
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"few hours"
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"jr station"
in 9 reviews
"willow trees"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kurashiki is only 15 minutes by train from Okayama. Bikan is accessible 10 minutes walking from the station. The place is absolutely stunning. The narrow streets, little shops and restaurants has amazing climate. I recommend this place to anyone who want's to see a little...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Buy a boat ticket early if you want to have the boat ride. Foods or restaurant around that area are quiet delicious and can take a rest. A full day will be required for this place. Please check weather forecast before proceeding. Have a nice...More

Thank ChernLam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited as a day trip from Hiroshima. In the morning we went to the Korakuen Garden in Okayama. After lunch, we took the train to Kurashiki. From the station we walked to the historic district. We enjoyed looking at the old buildings along the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice historical area.There is a possibility to take a boat tour/cruise along the "canal". Also rickshaw rides are offered around the area. This place has a nice atmosphere and I imagine it to be spectacular at dusk and nighttime. If you are into history, architecture...More

Thank kalleu2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s an easy day trip to Kurashiki fromOkayama. In a day we wandered around the historic quarter which is very pretty if rather touristy. But the highlight for me was the Ohara Art Museum. This is a fantastic opportunity to see samples of work from...More

Thank YvonneT
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The streets and houses in this area are wonderful, narrow alleys and superbly preserved Edo period (?) housing .... great places to eat and stay as well... of course some tat in the shops, but a lot of quality stuff as well. Seems to be...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

We had friends in town and they wanted to see Kurashiki. It was raining a little at first, then a lot. Our timing was good, though: as we got out of our taxis, we heard drumming and whistling. By chance, we had come on the...More

Thank Stephenbkk20156
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

This place reminds me of otaru canal in hokkaido. We enjoyed the canal walk, viewing cherry blossom and watching people taking the small boat ride. There are lots of shops along the canal. We indulge in the street snacks available (mainly snacks you can’t find...More

Thank borntraveler001
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Are u done with the busy city shopping? If you have time, come and visit this place! You’ll have a relaxing time when walk around. Take a boat if you can, it’s just 500yen per person!

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

As we had JR passes we decided to visit from Hiroshima as we found a review on Kurashiki by accident. From Hiroshima we used the bullet train to Shin-Kurashiki and local train to Kurashiki, the ride was efficient, comfortable and easy to complete. Grabbed some...More

Thank Kiwisflythecoop
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